Michael Jackson 'Simpsons' episode missing from Disney+

You can now view every episode of The Simpsons from the first 30 seasons with a subscription to Disney+ — with the exception of one.

After the streaming service launched Tuesday, people were quick to notice that "Stark Raving Dad," the first episode from season 3, was not included, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The fan favorite episode aired in 1991 and featured a character voiced by Michael Jackson. The singer played Leon Kompowsky, a man Homer meets while in a mental institution, although Jackson's role is uncredited and his involvement was only confirmed years after it originally aired.

Disney did not immediately respond to Yahoo Entertainment's request for comment. It's unclear who made the decision to exclude the episode.

It's believed that "Stark Raving Dad" wasn't included due to the resurfaced molestation accusations against Jackson. After the release of HBO's documentary Leaving Neverland, the Jackson episode was removed from broadcast circulation. The show’s longtime executive producer, James L. Brooks, told the Wall Street Journal in March it felt like "the only choice to make."

"The guys I work with — where we spend our lives arguing over jokes — were of one mind on this," Brooks said, speaking on behalf of the production team. "I’m against book-burning of any kind. But this is our book, and we’re allowed to take out a chapter."

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018009.CA.1029.simpsons.6.AS Matt Groening, creator of The Simpsons greets fans and friends at the Simpsons tv series 3 day global fan fest taking place at Fox Studios in LA. Fans came to the Simpsons Global Fanfest main event; a gathering of 1,000 Simpson fans from around the world for a celebration of all things simpsons. This is the ultimate fan fest, trivia contests, etc. (Photo by Al Seib/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JOHNNY CARSON -- Pictured: (l-r) Simpsons creator Matt Groening during an interview with guest host Jay Leno on September 26, 1991 -- (Photo by: NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
(Original Caption) Matt Groening at the Edinburgh TV festival to launch his new cartoon 'Futurama'. (Photo by Colin McPherson/Sygma via Getty Images)
Matt Groening, creator of The Simpsons with cut out of Homer Simpson, London, 16th August 2000. (Photo by Colin Davey/Getty Images)
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WESTWOOD, CA - JULY 24: Creator of The Simpsons Matt Groening arrives at 'The Simpsons Movie' premiere at the Mann Village Theatre on July 24, 2007 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/WireImage)
SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 23: Matt Groening speaks on stage during day three of Comic-Con 2011 held at the San Diego Convention Center on July 23, 2011 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Wendy Redfern/Redferns)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 14: Matt Groening attends the ceremony honoring him with a Star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame on February 14, 2012 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Michael Tran/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 14: (L-R) Nancy Cartwright, Matt Groening, Yeardley Smith and Hank Azaria attend the ceremony honoring Matt Groening with a Star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame on February 14, 2012 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Michael Tran/FilmMagic)
SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 26: Writer/producer Matt Groening interacts with a projection of Homer Simpson during FOX's 'The Simpsons' panel during Comic-Con International 2014 at the San Diego Convention Center on July 26, 2014 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 23: Writer/creator Matt Groening attends the ' The Simpsons' panel during Comic-Con International 2016 at San Diego Convention Center on July 23, 2016 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images)

Jackson, who died in 2009, maintained that he never sexually abused anyone. His family has denied all accusations in Leaving Neverland and the Michael Jackson Estate sued HBO for $100 million over the documentary. Taj Jackson reacted to the news of his uncle's Simpsons episode being excluded from Disney+ on Twitter, calling the move "hypocritical."

Fans of Jackson's were equally upset at the absence of "Stark Raving Dad."

That wasn't the only thing irking fans as viewers criticized Disney for changing the aspect ratio. The Simpsons, which is airing its 31st season, used a 4:3 aspect ratio during its early years before switching to a 16:9 format. On Disney+, episodes from the first 20 seasons are streaming in a 16:9 format, meaning the image appears stretched.

There's no shortage of content on the newly released streaming service. Disney is offering a warning on select films like Dumbo, Jungle Book, Lady and the Tramp and Fantasia given some were made nearly 80 years ago. "This program is presented as originally created. It may contain outdated cultural depictions," the disclaimer reads.

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