Hey, hey! Krusty the Clown begins meeting and greeting with Universal Orlando guests in “The Simpsons” Springfield area

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Everyone’s favorite downtrodden children’s TV star Krusty the Clown has debuted at Universal Orlando, making character meet-and-greet appearances in “The Simpsons” Springfield area. Though the newly-opened Fast Food Boulevard area does include a Krusty Burger location, Krusty tends to meet guests in front of the nearby Kwik-E-Mart.

With his signature colorful makeup, wild hair, and general disdain for life itself, Krusty the Clown pulls it together just long enough to pose for pictures with guests in the video below, enhanced with dialogue and songs from “The Simpsons” for added entertainment.


Video – Krusty the Clown berates Universal Orlando guests

(Note: Krusty does not actually talk in the park. Video features audio clips added from “The Simpsons” TV show.)


Krusty the Clown at Universal Orlando

Krusty the Clown at Universal Orlando

While not promoting his meat-flavored sandwiches down the path, he’s happy to advertise his Krusty brand Non-Narkotik Kough Syrupt for Kids.

Krusty the Clown at Universal Orlando

Krusty will soon be joined by sidekick-turned-nemesis Sideshow Bob as Universal Orlando works to complete the new Springfield area, also adding statues of Jebediah Springfield and Lard Lad, a Duff themed area, and the Kodos and Kang Twirl n Hurl spinning ride, scheduled to open within the next few weeks.

(Photos and video shot by Matt Beeman)

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