After 20 years on the air, the show that made the Fox Network may be coming to an end?
The show could become a victim of declining ratings and greedy voice actors.
From The Los Angeles Times:
This season, "The Simpsons" has averaged 7.1 million viewers. That is a drop of nearly 19% from five years ago, when the show averaged 8.7 million viewers. In the coveted category of viewers ages 18 to 49, ratings for "The Simpsons" have fallen 17%.Read the full story at the link below:
Most shows experience ratings declines as they age. The conundrum is that production costs rise at the same time because producers and actors typically get big raises the longer a program stays on the air.
Salary dispute could end 'The Simpsons'