Here’s a bombshell for you: Bart Simpson is going to be killed this Halloween.
Simpsons writer and producer Al Jean announced during a panel discussion at the ATX Festival that the beloved cartoon character will be killed by notorious villain Sideshow Bob during this upcoming season’s “Treehouse Of Horror” episode.
“You’re going to see Sideshow Bob do something he’s wanted to do for a long time,” said Jean in an interview with Entertainment Weekly Radio.
But don’t panic! Bart will only be dead for this episode. To clear up confusion, Jean took to Twitter to clarify that Bart will return in the next episode. You can see the tweet below: