Lisa, Marge, Maggie, Homer and Bart first appeared on April 19, 1987, as a cartoon short The Tracey Ullman Show. As The Simpsons celebrate their 30th birthday, Martin Chilton picks their greatest quotes.
'I was so nervous — I hadn’t been in a play for quite a while, and this involved being nude on stage.
Apart from going to China to see Louis compete in the 2008 Olympics, I haven’t been abroad since before the boys were born.
Our holidays were a caravan in Hunstanton, Norfolk, with my late mum Dilys.credits his mother Ann with encouraging him and nurturing his ambitions: 'I grew up without a father in my life.
But I ended up loving the experience and we played to packed houses who roared with laughter.'With soon-to-be boyfriend Bryan Ferry on the shoot for Roxy Music’s Siren cover in 1975.
‘Bryan was supposed to shade me against the heat, which was melting the glue of my costume, but whenever I turned around, he had it over himself, not me!