Jeremiah Franco and Carin Shreve have set a new Guinness World Record for longest continuous television viewing by watching 86 hours and 37 minutes of the Fox ‘toon.
The next time Bart Simpson says “Eat my shorts,” he’ll be talking about a considerably fancier set of duds.
Fans of Steve Carell should be happy to hear that he’ll be a guest voice on “The Simpsons” next season, playing mobster Fat Tony’s accountant.
A recent episode of “The Simpsons” featured a storyline for guest-star Joan Rivers that cut close to the bone. The episode – which premiered on Fox Dec. 4 and just became available for viewing here – told a story about a top comedy talent headlining a network TV show and the show’s headstrong producer, with […]
With the baseball post-season now over, Fox’s Sunday animation lineup returns Sunday night for the first time since Oct. 9 – with one brand-new series and one old one that’s continuing a tradition that is now 22 seasons old. The latter is “The Simpsons” and its 22nd annual Halloween special, “Treehouse of Horror XXII” (8/7c). […]
As “The Simpsons” prepares to unleash “Treehouse of Horror XXII” — the latest in the series’ annual Halloween installment — Emmy-winning producer Al Jean talked to TheWrap about the gruesome tricks and treats that await viewers this year, as well as his all-time favorite “Treehouse” episodes. Sunday’s episode will mark only the second time since […]
What happens when “The Simpsons” meets “Dexter”? You get a highly appropriate sequence for the “Simpsons’ ” 22nd annual “Treehouse of Horror” Halloween special. This season’s “Horror”-fest — No. XXII, if you’re into Roman numerals — airs Sunday, Oct. 30, at 8/7c on Fox. The “Dexter”-adapted bit you’ll see that evening will be familiar to […]
In the end, a compromise was reached — and the show will go on. In a nutshell, that’s how “The Simpsons” was saved. It was a negotiation and, in the final analysis, it came out just like previous rows over the salaries for the long-running show’s voiceover stars. Fox made the announcement late Friday in […]
Newsflash: FOX has renewed “The Simpsons,” the longest-running comedy in television history, for a 24th and 25th season, which will bring the series total to an astonishing 559 episodes. In the words of Homer Simpson, “Woo Hoo! I outlasted Andy Rooney!” The renewal follows a brief threat of cancellation after public renegotiation of contracts with […]
The stars of “The Simpsons” have reportedly agreed to a salary cut that will allow the storied animated sitcom to continue, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Quoting an unnamed source, this story on THR.com says the actors who provide the voices for the “Simpsons’ ” principal, beloved characters have ended their holdout for so-called “back-end” […]