The Simpsons Pay Tribute To Avengers: Endgame For A Special Russo Brothers Episode
The Simpsons have parodied everything in pop culture over the course of its 30-year span. This week’s episode is not just focused on superheroes, but also includes possible spoilers. Producer Matt Selman tweeted a poster for the upcoming episode that parodies Avengers: Endgame poster.
This Week’s Episode Is Not Just Focused On Superheroes, But Also Includes Possible Spoilers.
The new episode is called “Bart the Bad Guy,” which will pay tribute to the villains of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and will include appearances from Endgame directors Anthony and Joe Russo. The packed episode will also include appearances from Maria Hill actress Cobie Smulders and Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige.
In the episode, Bart wants to receive an advance cut of the unrelease sequel of the popular Vindicator superhero movie franchise. That’s when he realizes that he can use his spoiler knowledge for blackmail material. When the studio execs catch onto Bart’s scheme, they try to stop him. The Russo brothers will appear in the episode as themselves, as per ComicBook.com. Feige will voice the character known as “Chinnos,” who is a parody of Thanos.
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In Addition To Feige And The Russo Brothers, Cobie Smulders, Taran Killam, And Tal Fishman Will Also Guest Star
In addition to Feige and the Russo brothers, Cobie Smulders, Taran Killam, and Tal Fishman will also guest star. Smulders has been a part of MCU, as she started in various Marvel projects, including Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. During the episode, Smulders and her real-life husband Killam transform into two different superheroes: “Airshot” and “Hydrangea.” You can view a clip of the upcoming episode here.
The Simpsons has poked fun at the Marvel Universe before. But Sunday night’s episode will take things in a new direction. Will Bart ruin the film for everyone around him before it appears in theaters? Will Chinnos attempt to “restart this planet in flames as a utopia?” You will have to tune into to find out.
The new episode of The Simpsons will air on Sunday, March 15 at 8 p.m. ET on FOX.