Krusty Gets Busted

episode of The Simpsons (S1 E12)

"Krusty Gets Busted" is the twelfth episode of the first season of The Simpsons. It was first shown on April 29, 1990. The episode was written by Jay Kogen and Wallace Wolodarsky, and directed by Brad Bird. In this episode, Krusty the Clown, a well-known TV comedian, is convicted of the robbery of the "Kwik-E-Mart." Bart and Lisa looked for clues, and were convinced that Krusty had been framed.

"Krusty Gets Busted"
The Simpsons episode
Episode no.Season 1
Episode 12
Directed byBrad Bird
Written byJay Kogen
Wallace Wolodarsky
Production code7G12
Original air dateApril 29, 1990 (1990-04-29)
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This episode is the first full appearance of Kent Brockman, and Kelsey Grammer makes his first guest appearance on the show as the voice of "Sideshow Bob." The episode was well liked by people, and it was the highest-rated show on the Fox Network the week it started.

Other websitesEdit

  • "Krusty Gets Busted episode capsule". The Simpsons Archive.
  • "Krusty Gets Busted" at the Internet Movie Database
  • "Krusty Gets Busted" at TV.com