The Simpsons returns to the air with the season 28 premiere this weekend, which will be music to fan’s ears. Quite literally: Mr. Burns stages a musical at the Springfield Bowl.
The giant production is an attempt to wipe out a painful childhood memory, which means we will be getting some wayback flashbacks to his youth. Who plays his mom in flashbacks? Amy Schumer.
“We learn something that might have made him the man he is,” Simpsons executive producer Al Jean tells EW. “We discover he was the equivalent of an internet fail sensation in, like, 1917.”
You can get the briefest of peeks at her role as a non-warm maternal figure in this first-look clip for “Monty Burns’ Fleeing Circus,” which airs Sunday at 8 p.m. ET.
Schumer’s voice can — and will — be heard in the Sunday season premieres of Family Guy and Bob’s Burgers as well.