- "Hey, come back here! I'm a clown, I can't afford to look ridiculous!!!"
- ―Krusty the Clown in the Simpsons episode Brick Like Me
Krusty the Clown (real name: Hershel Pinkas Schmoikel Yerachem Krustofsky) is a minifigure that was released in 2014 as a part of The Simpsons theme. He also appears in the Krusty the Clown fun pack is used for the LEGO Dimensions video game.
Krusty the Clown is the star of Bart and Lisa's favorite show "The Krusty the Clown Show" which features the violent "Itchy and Scratchy" Cartoons. He has been portrayed as an offensive and insane character. Krusty wastes his money carelessly and has been arrested at times. His company Krustyco. makes unsafe and dangerous products with dangerous side effects occurring on some of them. Krusty's burger chain Krusty Burger has meat made from other animals (such as Zoo animals, roadkill, mad cow beef, etc.)
- In 71006 The Simpsons House, he appears in the poster in Bart's room.
- He is the 4th clown in the entire minifigures line, the others being Circus Clown, Small Clown, and Sad Clown.
- His pie accessory is exclusive to him, since the covering cream is white / yellow, and the others being just white.
- In the boxart of 71227 Simpsons Krusty Fun Pack, he has an iconic laughing expression which appears in The Simpsons franchise, but in his physical minifigure form, he has a same head as he appeared in 71005 The Simpsons Series.
- Krusty is voiced by Dan Castellaneta who also voiced Homer Simpson, Grampa Simpson, Barney Gumble, Groundskeeper Willie, Itchy, Mayor Quimby and Hans Moleman. Castellanata also voiced the Genie in Return of Jafar and the Aladdin TV series.
- Krusty is the only Simpsons character to appear in LEGO Dimensions to only appear in 71005 The Simpsons Series.