Groundskeeper Willie's first appearance was in "Principal Charming". Pull!Groundskeeper Willie: I'm doin' all the pullin', ya blouse-wearin' poodle walker! Burns: Come on, boys, overpower it. He worked in the same amount of years as Principal Skinner. You cheese-eating surrender monkeys!'" I am a dervish of declension and a conjurer of conjugation with a million hit points and maximum charisma! Groundskeeper Willie Makes an Enemy for Life 8 months ago Principal Skinner got word that Super Intendent Chalmers is making a surprise visit to inspect the school. Willie appears as one of the contestants in the Duff Ultimate Eating Challenge in the level Around the World in 80 Bites - he blocks off the Scotland area from the other contestants until it is opened by Bart. Groundskeeper Willie: I'm telling ye, I could nay have shot Burns. How you going to get them? Then she got her eyesight back. Scottish by ancestry, Willie's job is to supervise the children of the School during recess, and clean the halls. Willie is a heavy drinker and is usually quite drunk on the job. , In September 2014, Groundskeeper Willie featured in an official video in which he endorsed a vote for Scottish independence in an upcoming Scottish referendum, and put himself forward to lead a potentially independent Scotland while standing in front of the St. Andrew's Cross with a tattoo on his chest that read: 'Aye or Die!'. Help! Groundskeeper Willie: Ah, 'tis no more than what God gave me, you puritan pukes. He was originally hired at Springfield Elementary as \"Swim Teacher Willie.\" Unfortunately, after Skinner was trapped in the worm-filled pool for three days, he had the pool destroyed, and made Willie a groundskeeper. [Skinner watches as Willie burns Bart's lice-infested clothes]Groundskeeper Willie: See you in hell, you wingless blood-suckers!Principal Skinner: What kind of parents would permit such a lapse in scalpel hygiene?Groundskeeper Willie: You'd better check out his sister. "Principal Charming" In these instances he drives his tractor, swerving drunkenly and ploughing everything in his way, once crashing into the pool by accident. In his first appearance, he discussed Philosophy with Scruffy and accidentally locked Fry in Springfield Elementary.Later, in Simpsorama, when the Planet Express Crew and Simpson family were trying to dig up the Time Capsule Groundskeeper Willie tried to stop them as he had already carved his name there. Castellaneta didn't know what voice to use and Sam Simon, who was directing at the time, told Castellaneta to use an accent. [the fog starts to come in]Homer: Uh-oh. [falls down dead]. , In 2006, Groundskeeper Willie was named the fourth-best peripheral character in the history of the show by IGN, who said "high-points for the character were being trained to be civilized, wrestling a wolf that was let loose in the school and becoming a substitute for the French language teacher – 'Bon jourrr! For example, he rescues Bart from a marauding Alaskan timber wolf by wrestling it into submission. Willie is almost feral in nature and is immensely proud of his Scottish origin. Red, balding His father's going to go crazy and chop them all into haggis.Bart Simpson: What's haggis?Groundskeeper Willie: [gasps] Boy, you read my thoughts. He is recognizable for his red hair and thick Scottish accent. [crosses his legs, but briefly shows his bare crotch while doing so, causing Wiggum, Lou and Eddie to groan]. Despite this, Willie seems to have a passion for his job such as keeping the lost retainers that he finds from children and turning them into a sculpture. Note: Bold letters are for Willie-centered episodes or new relevant details about the character in an episode. The Simpsons is an Emmy Award-, Annie Award- and Peabody Award-winning animated comedy. Marge: [Bart awakens from a nightmare] Relax, honey.  In Season 23 Episode 13 "The Daughter Also Rises", first aired in 2012, it was finally stated that Groundskeeper Willie is from Kirkwall in Orkney, therefore ending this dispute. Willie plays a supporting role in most of his episodes, but he was a main character in the episode "My Fair Laddy", where Lisa Simpson introduced him to high culture as a science project. Matt Groening would later reveal that the character was based on Angus Crock, a kilt-wearing chef from the sketch comedy show Second City Television, who was portrayed by Dave Thomas. In Treehouse of Horror VIhe plotted revenge on the student…  The phrase "Cheese Eating Surrender Monkeys" has also been used by Jeremy Clarkson and Anthony Bourdain. Willie attempts to mop puke, but the puke gets away.. Regular parenthesis indicate nonspeaking appearances or pictures. For his third try, he used the voice of an angry Scotsman, which was deemed appropriate enough and was used in the episode. Willie is an uncouth and unpleasant character, though essentially harmless. Groundskeeper Willie, the beloved Simpsons character, has revealed that he supports a Yes vote in Thursday's poll - and has offered to become the first leader of an independent Scotland. First appearance Willie regularly fights animals such as an Alaskan timber wolf. [everyone runs back in yelling, except Dr. Hibbert]. IGN would also name "My Fair Laddy", the only episode which centers around Willie, the best episode of the seventeenth season. “A look into Springfield Elementary’s groundskeeper, and maybe one of the most short-tempers residents of Springfield.” - Host Wayan In early episodes, Willie's father was said to be dead. , Willie's hobbies include videotaping couples in cars, something which proves to the benefit of Homer Simpson when he is wrongfully accused of sexual harassment. [takes off his blazer and tie and rolls up his sleeves. In some episodes, Willie is portrayed as a benevolent villain (whether intentional or not) and he has shown a hatred and disgust for children of … Groundskeeper Willie, although seen as a benevolent character in the regular episodes, serves as a minor antagonist in The Simpsons' Halloween special series: Treehouse of Horror. Even though his official artwork has him in blue overalls, he often wears green ones. Shary Bobbins and I were engaged to be wed back in the old country. Originally thought by the directors to be a one-shot appearance, Willie has since become a common recurring character. He also appears in Mob Rules as one of the people Marge can use in her mob to protest the sales of the Grand Theft Scratchy videogame to minors. History Talk (0) Episodes mainly starring Groundskeeper Willie. tattoo replaced with a picture of the Queen and empty bottles of whisky with a newspaper featuring Former UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown, who was widely credited with giving the "No" campaign a last-minute boost. She could be rife with them bugs too. Willie is later seen outside, declaring his love for his tractor. Groundskeeper Willie's first appearance was in the season two episode "Principal Charming", first broadcast on February 14, 1991. Willie once discovered an oil well by accident because he was attempting to bury the school hamster. In "The Girl Who Slept Too Little", it is revealed that he has a cousin, "Grave Digger Billy". Mr. Burns, Homer, Groundskeeper Willie and Professor Frink all gasp. His heavy accent makes most of his sentences sound nonsensical and complete gibberish. The first time was when he disrupted the Medieval Festival, which Principal Skinner mistakenly blames Bart and expels him, but he was welcomed as an apology and he and Groundskeeper Willie are then suspended for blaming him. Whenever Willie insults someone he goes into a long-drafted retort that is gruffly spoken such as "you cheese-eating, surrender monkeys" to a class of French students and "you nose-combing, hair-wipers" to Skinner and Chalmers.  The Times reported in late-2005 that "he is the most instantly recognisable Scot in the world: better known than Billy Connolly or Ewan McGregor, even Sean Connery." Whenever Willie insults someone he goes into a long-drafted retort that is gruffly spoken such as "you cheese-eating, surrender monkeys" to a class of French students. In these instances he drives his tractor, swerving drunkenly and ploughing everything in his way, once crashing into the pool by accident. There are so many aspects of my personality you can mock. He screams in pain]Lisa Simpson: [concerned] Oh! Latest news. Willie is never shown being found out as the culprit, but it can be assumed that he is eventually found out after Bart is enrolled in Catholic school and earns his way back into Springfield Elementary. Come on, boys. [before anyone could answer, the entire class looks directly at Willie, who explodes into flame and screams]. He framed Bart twice.  He claims to "get so drunk I can barely see, but it helps me get through another day". One of Willie's trademarks is a gruffly-spoken insulting retort, which take the writers a long time to come up with, although they do not consider them that funny. D&D Beyond Originally, the character was just written as an angry janitor, and the fact that he was Scottish was added during a recording session. " He has claimed to originate from several different places in Scotland, and frequently gives contradictory accounts of his past life before arriving in Springfield. Bart Simpson: Hey! A spokesman for Aberdeen F.C. Groundskeeper Willie is a recurring character on The Simpsons, voiced by Dan Castellaneta.  One of Groundskeeper Willie's trademarks is a gruffly-spoken insulting retort, which take the writers a long time to come up with, although they do not consider them that funny.. There have been some moments in the show where he has been known to imitate Montgomery Scott of Star Trek fame. Groundskeeper Willie: (Speaking into a microphone) If elected mayor, my first act will be to kill the lot of ya, and burn yer town to cinders! A recurring joke, which was first shown in "Radio Bart", is that Willie appears to have a pot belly, but whenever he takes off his shirt, he is quite muscular. Suddenly the ugliest man in Glasgow wasn't good enough for her.Shary Bobbins: It's good to see you, Willie.Groundskeeper Willie: [angry] That's not what you said the first time you saw me! Ah...I'm bad at this. [laughs evilly and cuts Bart with his rakes][Bart wakes up screaming]Bart Simpson: [sighs] It was only a dream. In "Treehouse of Horror XXV", he uses the Simpson children's dead bodies to make stew, and it is also implied that he killed Maggie. Happy Halloween! Willie is recognizable for his thick, angry Scottish accent and his shaggy mane of red hair and scruffy beard. His writing sentences are also heavily accented to match how he speaks, implying he is also illiterate. I found a shortcut through your hedge maze.Groundskeeper Willie: Why you little...Groundskeeper Willie: [thinking] No, go easy on the wee one. Groundskeeper Willie: [a wolf is attacking Bart] Hey, Wolfie. Eddie: [cocks his gun and points it at Willie] This is your last warning about that. [the real Loch Ness Monster appears, crushes the float and roars. [Willie morphs out of the blackboard; Martin gasps]Groundskeeper Willie: "Moris": you die!Martin: [runs off screaming]Groundskeeper Willie: [chortling] You've mastered a dead tongue, but can you handle a live one?! [Bart comes over to Willie, and ties a pair of balloons to his kilt, and leaves.  Matt Groening later revealed that the character was based partially on Angus Crock, a kilt-wearing chef from the sketch comedy show Second City Television, who was portrayed by Dave Thomas and Jimmy Finlayson, the moustachioed Scottish actor who appeared in 33 Laurel and Hardy films. Skinner is quick to blame Bart and expels him. I'm coming to rescue the lot of you. In "The Father, the Son, and the Holy Guest Star", he unleashes a giant pie of rats on the Springfield Elementary medieval festival to get revenge for being cast as the village idiot and his cruel treatment. Is that you?Bart Simpson: Yes.Homer Simpson: Take out the garbage. Willie became Bart's teacher because, according to Principal Skinner, Willie's shack is the only place on the school grounds that "falls outside all laws of Man or God.". Willie is the janitor at Springfield Elementary School and lives in a shack on the school premises. This settled the previous continuity problem in which Willie had been stated to be a supporter of Aberdeen F.C, and to have lived in Glasgow. He is recognizable with his red hair and thick Scottish accent. [The stump falls on Skinner's car]Principal Skinner: My Kia! The Simpsons Pictures Groundskeeper Willie. Sex and therefore pretending to have fought aliens for real. Groundskeeper Willie: Hoisting a bag.  The newspaper New York Post used the phrase "Surrender Monkeys" as the headline for its December 7, 2006 front page, referring to the Iraq Study Group and its recommendation that U.S. soldiers be withdrawn from Iraq by early-2008. He appears as the sole main antagonist in the second short of the sixth episode. The Simpsons is known for its sometimes edgy storylines.The show does not shy away from themes like murder, especially with its Treehouse of Horror Halloween episodes. His personality is depicted as being incompetent, drunken, slow-witted, and quick to anger for little or no reason. He is often either a formidable enemy or an invaluable ally to Bart and Lisa Simpson; mostly, he has a strained relationship with Principal Seymour Skinner. In 2006, Groundskeeper Willie would be named the fourth best peripheral character in the history of the show by IGN, who said "high-points for the character were being trained to be civilized, wrestling a wolf that was let loose in the school and becoming a substitute for the French language teacher - 'Bon jourrr! His writing sentences are also heavily accented to match how he speaks, implying he is also illiterate. Just one sniff of that fog and you're inside out! Jim Slotek of Sun Media would call Willie the ninth best Simpsons supporting character, and also made a Top Ten quotes list, which included Willie's quote "Och, back to the loch wi' you, Nessie." Groundskeeper Willie: You call this a soccer riot? Chorus line of people, dancing till they make us stop!Groundskeeper Willie: [jumps on stage inside out] Too! Attie, Groundskeeper Willie Final Word. Should I get the nurse?Groundskeeper Willie: Nay, just keep studyin'. " Also Willie once told Skinner that he had seen his own father hanged for stealing a pig although both of his parents can be seen alive in Scotland later. Willie was implied to have a sociopathic hatred of the town, as when he was running for mayor during Do What You Feel Day, claimed in a stump speech that, as soon as he was made mayor, he will kill all of the citizens and then burn the entire town to the ground, and mentioning that he is fully aware that the microphone was on. Homer looks at his Nessie-like "Macarena Monster" doll, then looks at Nessie]Homer: My God, it's him!Mr.  It is possible that Willie has a murderous past as we are told he is the spitting image of the Aberdeen Strangler, an affirmation which he doesn't deny, innocently whistling by. Groundskeeper Willie: Lunchlady Doris, have you got any grease? Now look, boy, if your Dad goes gaga, you just use that shin of yours to call me and I'll come a-running. Music plays, and they start dancing and singing]Marge, Bart, Homer, Lisa: One! The New York Post used the phrase "Surrender Monkeys" as the headline for its December 7, 2006 front page, referring to the Iraq Study Group and its recommendation that U.S. soldiers be withdrawn from Iraq by early 2008. [after Willie explodes into flame and screams, he becomes a skeleton]Groundskeeper Willie: You'll pay for this, with your children's blood!Chief Wiggum: Oh, right. Presumably due to his constant manual labor Willie is in excellent physique whenever he rips off his clothes and reveals he is actually very muscular which is odd as his clothes tend to give him a pot belly. Bart has a nightmare that Groundskeeper Willie is out to kill him. However, he is quite fond of animals such as giving the timber wolf a drink from his own flask after being victorious, planning to rescue the turtles when the school fire alarm was pulled but was overpowered by them later on, reacting with joy when Santa's Little Helper noticed him through a window and giving a snake a home as a fire hose for the school when he was abandoned by Bart. Voiced by That's Willie's time. Yes we do.Groundskeeper Willie: [rips open his shirt] Then grease me up, woman! Status I see the monster!Groundskeeper Willie: [once all the water is drained] Nay. [Bart is hanging out the window of the school bus, and Principal Skinner and Groundskeeper Willie are trying to pull him back in]Principal Skinner: Pull, Willie! His personality is depicted as being incompetent, drunken, slow-witted, and quick to anger for little or no reason. Groundskeeper Willie, Springfield Elementary's Scottish janitor on "The Simpsons," has voiced his support for his homeland's independence in a humorous viral video posted to YouTube last week, just days from the official referendum which could separate the country from the rest of the United Kingdom for good. He was featured as a Freddy Krueger type in "Treehouse of Horror VI." When a ball was shredded underneath his tractor, he screams in horror that he ran over another child again. I'm poor, I'm illiterate, I think movies are real. [while Bart is playing frisbee with Santa's Little Helper, Willie arrives at his front yard]Groundskeeper Willie: Glad to rake your acquaintance! He is a Scotsman with an aggressive temper. Groundskeeper Willie last edited by jazz1987 on 10/30/18 08:14AM View full history Willie is from Northkilttown, Scotland . Willie's job is to supervise the children of the School during recess, and clean the halls.  He was originally hired at Springfield Elementary as "Swim Teacher Willie." He is easily identifiable by his red hair and beard, as well as his aggressive temperament and thick, stereotypical Scottish accent. by: Frightened Inmate No. I can get you home, but you have to do exactly as I...[gets killed by Maggie who hits him with an axe]Maggie: This is indeed a disturbing universe. Outside of his groundskeeping tendencies, Willie seems to work for. Groundskeeper Willie (Springfield Animals)/Appearances - Fan Fiction Wiki - You can write and show your own Fan Fiction Later, he was seen shooting an empty pistol in the Springfield County Court House with pinpoint accuracy, indicating that his arthritis may have been fixed. Groundskeeper Willie, the custodian at Springfield Elementary, is from Scotland. He worked in the same amount of years as Principal Skinner. Mr. Burns: [after draining Loch Ness, he sees something resembling it] I see it it! Groundskeeper Willie Episodes. Dan Castellaneta was assigned to do the voice. Groundskeeper Willie: You call that a scar? The 7 Beer Itch; Treehouse of Horror V; Treehouse of Horror VI; Lemon of Troy; Whacking Day; Treehouse of Horror XVI; … Willie is the groundskeeper at Springfield Elementary School and is a stereotypical angry Scotsman with a heavy Scottish accent. Willie has a very bizarre way of speaking. [Principal Skinner is having a meeting with parents, but a burning Willie rushes into the room]Groundskeeper Willie: Gaah!  When interrogated by the police, he answers that he wasn't able to because of arthritis in both of his index fingers, preventing him from utilizing a pistol, which he got "from Space Invaders in 1977" and implying right after that he doesn't even know what a video game is, asking ignorantly "Video game?" A nuclear-plant employee, he does his best to lead his family but often finds that they are leading him. [Groundskepper Willie, Homer, and Professor Frink walk away, whistling]Mr. Burns: Fine. In battle, we donned a full-length ball gown covered in sequins. and a mule, with the intention of eating the latter after holding him down. [sighs] And now for my triumphant return to Springfield. Mr. Van Houten has the floor.Kirk Van Houten: I, for one, would like to see the cafeteria menus in advance so parents can adjust their dinner menus accordingly. 1 Appearance in the special 2 Trivia 3 See also 4 Navigation Bart has a nightmare that Groundskeeper Willie is out to kill him. [Willie shares a flask of Scotch with the whipped wolf]Groundskeeper Willie: Don't feel bad for losing. Bart, Lisa, and Maggie enter their dreams together to fight off Willie and save all the children. Originally, the character was written as simply being an angry janitor; his Scottish accent was added during a recording session. He kills a mosquito before returning to the present to find a dystopia where Ne… Groundskeeper Willie: [Homer, Bart, Lisa and Maggie are tied up in a dark room with a small dim light on] Oh, you're gonna break like matchsticks. [sees Shary Bobbins with Bart, Lisa and Maggie] Shary Bobbins! Dr. William "Willie" MacDougal, better known as Groundskeeper Willie and also known as G.K. Willington and William MacMoran, (born 1945) is the groundskeeper and janitor of Springfield Elementary School. Willie as Freddy Kreuger in Treehouse of Horror VI. "The most instantly recognizable Scot in the world.". Willie has shown antipathy to both his employer, Principal Skinner, and Bart Simpson, who frequently plays practical jokes on him. He is also killed in Treehouse of Horror VI by accidentally being burned to death (and later attempting to get revenge on the PTA's children in their nightmares as Freddy Kruger, although he somehow ends up being revived shortly after Maggie kills him in their dreams), in Treehouse of Horror XI by a dolphin, in Treehouse of Horror XVI he is strafed and killed by Burns, in Treehouse of Horror XVIII by getting his head cut off by the tractor, and in Treehouse of Horror XIX by being eaten by the Grand Pumpkin although this doesn't really kill him as the Grand Pumpkin is hollow inside. He first tried a Spaniard's voice, which Simon felt was too clichéd. Even after Lisa gave him a better life as a waiter and with a presumably higher pay rise, Willie still missed his old job as a groundskeeper. [walks into the library and opens a book, smiles]Groundskeeper Willie: [walks into the library, and runs a loudly whirring floor waxer while singing] Oh, I'll wax the upstairs and I'll wax the downstairs, and I'll get drunk in the library!Lisa Simpson: [annoyed] Willie! Trending pages. Groundskeeper Willie: It's impossible for me to fire a pistol. Willie once told a story of working at a mine that caved in, saying "No one made it out alive, not even Willie! Castellaneta did not know what voice to use and Sam Simon, who was directing at the time, told Castellaneta to use an accent. Willie's either originally from the Scottish town of Kirkwall or a place called North Kilttown, which is likely a reference to the hamlet of Domaduir, near Kyle of Lochalsh. [Skinner hacks Willie in the back with an axe for the third time] I'll...ow! Groundskeeper Willie tearing off his shirt. Edit. Groundskeeper Willie's description of the French as "cheese-eating surrender monkeys" from the episode "'Round Springfield" has become widely used, particularly in the run-up to the war in Iraq. 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Willie has a tendency to get killed in the Treehouse of Horror episodes, getting killed three times in Treehouse of Horror V (by Homer Simpson, Maggie Simpson and Principal Skinner), each time he attempts to be helpful or heroic, and each time he is felled by an axe in the back (he mutters, "Ach, I'm bad at this." , A recurring joke, which was first shown in "Radio Bart", is that Groundskeeper Willie appears to have a beer belly, but whenever he takes off his shirt, he is very muscular. Lisa Simpson: [walking down the hall at school] Ugh. Because of its upsetting nature. The same article quotes Simpsons creator Matt Groening as saying "We wanted to create a school janitor that was filled with rage, sort of our tribute to angry janitors all over the world". Despite being a well known character, Willie dosen't have a role in the story mode of, He is right-handed, unlike the majority of. Burns: I was a little worried when he swallowed me, but, well, you know the rest. Fandom Apps Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. You want to get sued? The Times reported in late 2005 that "he is the most instantly recognizable Scot in the world: better known than Billy Connolly or Ewan McGregor, even Sean Connery." Apparently, he has had sexual attractions to Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York (more commonly known as "Fergie"), as he had mentioned while hallucinating as an after effect of Seth and Munchie's Peyote-laced juice (which was thanks to Homer) that he waited a long time for the moment where he could embrace Fergie passionately.. He appears as the sole main antagonist in the second short of the sixth episode. Aye, there's no better feeling on Earth. So Skinner is doing whatever he can to not upset Chalmers but Groundskeeper Willier doesn't seem to care at all. In the ending cutscene of the level, he also ends up re-enacting the famous final words of Planet of the Apes when seeing the destroyed Statue of Liberty, causing Comic Book Guy while walking by to criticize him. Simpsoncalifragilisticexpiala-Annoyed-Grunt-cious, Willie has a very bizarre way of speaking. Groundskeeper Willie is one of the non-playable characters in LEGO Dimensions from The Simpsons franchise. Attie and Will’s authentic passion for good coffee is contagious. He claims to be haunted by the ghost of a deceased student when he confused Bart for him and after Bart left the scene, a young ghost actually did appear with a rake impaled through its chest (insinuating murder). Despite its shabbiness, Willie is emotionally attached to his shack as he missed it greatly when he quit his job and became a waiter. 'Tis merely Loch Ness High School's discarded Homecoming float.Homer: [they walk into the drained lake and Homer sees "STOMP ABERDEEN!" Dr. William "Willie" MacDougal, better known as Groundskeeper Willie and also known as G.K. Willington and William MacMoran, is the groundskeeper and janitor of Springfield Elementary School. Groundskeeper Willie: [after performing his one man band talent] Thank you, you ungrateful bast...! Lisa had taken a restraining order against Bart, so he couldn't legally go to the same school.  Jim Slotek of Sun Media called Willie the ninth-best Simpsons supporting character, and also made a Top Ten quotes list, which included Willie's quote "Och, back to the loch wi' ye, Nessie", from "Selma's Choice". , Fictional character from The Simpsons franchise, The Father, the Son, and the Holy Guest Star, "Groening lifts toilet lid on the real-life Groundskeeper Willie", Sound recording of Groundskeeper Willie's line, Wimps, weasels and monkeys – the US media view of 'perfidious France', "Groundskeeper Willie finally reveals his Orcadian roots", "Groundskeeper Willie declares support for Scottish independence, volunteers to lead the new country", "The Simpsons Groundskeeper Willie gutted after Scots 'No' vote", "The strange world of Oor grown-up Wullie", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Groundskeeper_Willie&oldid=995016826, Fictional immigrants to the United States, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 18 December 2020, at 19:23.  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