After 28 seasons on the air, The Simpsons still masters the art of the celebrity cameo, attracting some of the biggest names in Hollywood to guest star on the beloved FOX series.
From appearances by Paul McCartney to Jon Stewart, the creators behind the mega-hit have always been dialed into pop culture, and occasionally, they've even predicted some major world events.
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And we're not just talking about the time writer Dan Greaney foresaw a Trump presidency. Five years before Lady Gaga performed at the Super Bowl, The Simpsons depicted the singer flying around the stage in a harness — which is exactly what she did during the 2017 Halftime Show. Although there was no fire-spouting bra in the real life version, we can't help but wonder who on the comedy's staff has a case of ESP.
Scroll through the gallery below for a look back at The Simpsons' best celebrity guest stars!
In 2001, the boy band appeared on the episode, "New Kids on the Blecch," which featured Bart forming his own group called The Party Posse.