The Simpsons will no longer air on Foxtel in Australia.
An American comedy series that has been broadcast on pay television services since 1995.
But from 2023, Australians will only be able to watch the series if they subscribe to the Disney+ streaming platform.
The Simpsons will no longer air on Foxtel in Australia
Disney+ secured the rights to The Simpsons in Australia last year and has aired new episodes since late 2021.
Foxtel will break up the show by airing 25-day episodes of The Simpsons non-stop.
Foxtel customers will also lose Family Guy, Bob’s Burgers, Futurama and American Dad from January 1.
The American comedy series has been broadcast on pay TV services since 1995. (Photo: Foxtel headquarters in Sydney)
From 2023, the entire library of The Simpsons and other animated shows will be available on the Disney+ app, which can be found on set-top boxes.
Channel Seven retains the free-to-air rights to some older seasons of The Simpsons, which aired on 7Flix.
The critically acclaimed series was created by Matt Groening for Fox Broadcasting Corporation.
You can find the entire library of The Simpsons and other animated shows on the Disney+ app on set-top boxes.
It follows nuclear power plant worker Homer Simpson and his family as they navigate life in the fictional town of Springfield.
The Simpsons is the longest running American animated series and has won 35 Primetime Emmy Awards.
The 34th season aired on September 25.
A sequel to The Simpsons Movie has been in development since 2018.
Another spin-off for The Simpsons is in the works after development started in 2018
Source: | Dailymail.co.uk