Smithers Will Get A Boyfriend In Upcoming ‘The Simpsons’ Episode

It will be a historic episode!

Waylon Smithers is finally getting a love interest on “The Simpsons.”



Mr. Burns’ longtime loyal assistant will get a boyfriend in an upcoming episode titled “Portrait Of A Lackey On Fire.”

A synopsis for the episode reads: “Smithers finds true love with a famous fashion designer, but will his new relationship destroy Springfield?”



His love interest is described as fashion designer Michael De Graaf, voiced by Victor Garber.


Smithers — who had a massive crush on his boss over the years — previously came out in a 2016 episode titled “Tom Collins,” however, his romantic life was never explored fully.



The historic episode will air on November 21.