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The First Thing Judd Apatow Ever Wrote Was a 'Simpsons' Episode

At a recent screening of his new movie This is 40, Judd Apatow revealed that the first script he ever wrote was a spec script of The Simpsons back in 1990, when the show was still in the midst of its first season. Here's Apatow on the subject, as quoted by Slash Film:

"Who wants to grow up really? It’s kind of a drag. It’s funny because the first thing I ever wrote was about that. The first thing I ever wrote was a spec episode of The Simpsons. After only five Simpsons episodes aired, I sat down and tried to write one when I was in my [...]