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What Animated Women Want

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Season 24 Episode
524 "Dark Knight Court"
"What Animated Women Want"
"Pulpit Friction" 526
"What Animated Women Want"
What Animated Women Want Promo 1.jpg
Episode Information
Episode number: 525
Season number: S24 E17
Production code: RABF08
Original airdate: April 14, 2013
Couch gag: Breaking Bad Couch Gag
Guest star(s): Maurice LaMarche as Karl Malden
George Takei as the sushi chef
Wanda Sykes as the Springfield Elementary School therapist
Bryan Cranston as Walter White
Aaron Paul as Jesse Pinkman
Showrunner: Al Jean
Written by: J. Stewart Burns
Directed by: Steven Dean Moore

"What Animated Women Want" is the seventeenth episode of season 24 of The Simpsons and the five-hundred and twenty-fifth episode overall. It originally aired on April 14, 2013. The episode was written by J. Stewart Burns and directed by Steven Dean Moore. It guest stars Maurice LaMarche as Karl Malden, George Takei as the sushi chef, Wanda Sykes as the Springfield Elementary School therapist, Bryan Cranston as Walter White and Aaron Paul as Jesse Pinkman.


"Wanda Sykes and George Takei guest voice as a couple experiencing marital differences. After watching A Streetcar Named Desire, Milhouse takes on a Marlon Brando-inspired bad-boy persona to attract Lisa. Milhouse seeks then advice from the school counselor. Homer tries to save his marriage by becoming a better man and fulfilling old promises when Marge becomes fed up with his behavior and he seeks advice from his local sushi chef."

International airdates

Country Date Channel Note
Hispanic America.gif Latin America July 14, 2013 Fox Latin America
800px-Flag of the United Kingdom.svg.png United Kingdom November 24, 2013; 7pm Sky1 Gathered 844,000 viewers
Spain flag.png Spain January 10, 2015 Antena 3

Promotional images

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