Homer Simpson is the lead character in the animated series The Simpsons.
- The character of Homer from "The Beginning" was loosely based on Homer Simpson. Similar to Simpson, he was portrayed as lazy and worked at a nuclear power plant.
- X-Files leads Mulder and Scully met Homer Simpson in an episode of The Simpsons, entitled "The Springfield Files". In the episode, the FBI agents investigated a claim made by Homer Simpson that he had seen an alien and discovered that the creature was actually regular character Mr. Burns, an elderly human.