As their second relationship wasn't working out either, they decide to break up again. However, it does not go as planned gets his head swapped with the fly instead. At age 12, Bart gets a mullet and gets in a foul mood because Lisa managed to overshadow him at his own birthday, so he decides to go out with Milhouse to break street lamps. Bartholomew JoJo Simpson is a fictional character in the American animated television series The Simpsons and part of the Simpson family. It was also once implied that his mischievous behavior may have been a result of Marge accidentally ingesting a droplet of champagne while pregnant with him. He then wakes up at the clinic's chair and discovers that it was all a dream. [58], At age 18, he's doing caricatures at a pier when he's invited to go to Milhouse's graduation party. The gag here, of course, being that we’d normally get a long and unrealistic shot of a naked Bart wherein by sheer coincidence all the in-universe elements so happen to censor his junk without the need for a 4th wall-breaking censor bar or blur. He wears an orange shirt (salmon in "Bart Gets an "F"", blue short-sleeved shirt on early merchandise), blue shorts and blue sneakers with white socks. In the end, after Cletus finds out where Mary ran away to, he forces her to come back, but she runs away and kisses Bart, telling him he's great. Bart's other friends include Nelson Muntz, Lewis, Richard, Bashir bin Laden, Nikki McKenna, Jessica Lovejoy, Donny, Laura Powers and even the less socially desirable children of his school, such as Ralph Wiggum, Martin Prince, Database, and Wendell Borton. He is voiced by Nancy Cartwright and first appeared on television in The Tracey Ullman Show short "Good Night" on April 19, 1987. He has no respect for authority and is constantly up to mischief which puts him at edge with his principal Seymour Skinner who is his arch nemesis however the two can be also be very good friends, an example of this would be when Bart unintentionally got Skinner fired and the two walked around the beach, went to dinner together and friendly chatted. In the Season 1 opening sequence, while Bart is skateboarding through Main Street, a man at the bus stop seems to resemble him. There were attempts to adapt the fourth season episode "Kamp Krusty" into a film, but difficulties were encountered in expanding the episode to feature-length. Another skill Bart inherited from Homer was his musical ability, he was shown to be a skilled drummer [43] at least until an injury destroyed this talent. Bart and other Simpsons characters appeared in numerous commercials for Butterfinger candy bars from 1990–2001, with the slogan "Nobody better lay a finger on my Butterfinger!". She was pregnant at the time and wanted her baby to have a father, so Darcy chose to get married to Bart when she fell in love with him. Bart is the mischievous, rebellious, misunderstood, disruptive and "potentially dangerous" eldest child. [30], In The Wandering Juvie, Bart is arrested for pulling a prank, and he is sent to juvenile prison. - Simpsons the movie. Bartholomew Jojo Simpson His birthdate explains his prankster-like behavior. The Simpsons Movie was made the Fox and it was released in July 21, 2007. people / 'He's white!' His children have to stay with Bart for Christmas, which they think is going to suck. One day at the jail, Bart nervously walks through the juvenile prison playground to see who he can hang out with and talk to, but everybody seemed violent. Has the Fox Series Been Cancelled or Renewed Yet? Bart is a self-proclaimed underachiever and prankster who is constantly in detention who in addition to his behavior is easily distracted. He says this whenever he hears something he doesn't like from someone. Groening had been called to pitch a series of shorts based on his comic strip, Life in Hell, but instead decided to create a new set o… He later displayed a similar proficiency towards weapons when he managed to hijack a tank by stealing the keys, drive it over to the park, and shoot down an MLB satellite with surprising accuracy all by himself, although at that point, he was also under the effects of an experimental drug that was supposed to suppress Bart's Attention Deficit Disorder. Steady. Other examples of manipulation was when he tricked many Springfieldians into coming to a phony wedding with gifts, when he attracted media attention by falsifying the concept of a boy being trapped in a well, and when he caused Homer to have a burst of anger in Boston over his refusal to wear a hat. Matt Groening designed Bart to act like himself as a child. Shipping and handling. Labeled as an "underachiever" by authority figures, Bart rides an academic roller coaster, his grades, running the Loop-the-Loop from "F" to "D-" and back again.