‘Futurama’ Goes on a Bender in New Season

BY: LYNN ELBER LOS ANGELES – For Bender fans, the new season of “Futurama” is mandatory. For romantics eager to see Fry and lovely Leela draw closer, it’s a must-see. And devotees of Japanese anime, get ready for a treat. In other words, skip the Emmy-winning “Futurama” in its second year on Comedy Central, starting […]

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New On DVD This Week: Futurama, Billy The Exterminator, Caprica

Futurama Attention Planet Express staff, We’re back in business! Planet Express is now delivering ‘Futurama‘ Volume 5 to terrestrial locations. Join my friends Fry, Bender, Leela and the rest of the gang for 13 hilarious new episodes that tackle some of the most controversial subjects in the galaxy…including evolution, mind exchange, feline intelligence and even […]

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What To Watch Thursday

TOP PICK: ‘Futurama‘ (10pm on Comedy Central) **Season Finale/100th Episode** Leela leads an army of undergroud mutants in a revolt against the surface people in the milestone 100th episode and season finale. The Planet Express Crew has been hired to make their 100th delivery and Bender begins planning the party of the millennium. Meanwhile, the […]

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Daniel Tosh: Comedy Central’s Most Wanted

Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert are the flagship icons of Comedy Central, but there’s a new guy on the block who is garnering more viewers than both of them – Daniel Tosh. His goofy ‘The Soup of the Web’ style show Tosh.0 is averaging 2.2 million viewers compared to 2 million for The Daily Show […]

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What To Watch: Thursday

TOP PICK: ‘Futurama‘ (10pm on Comedy Central) Following in the footsteps of ‘Family Guy,’ the much beloved ‘Futurama’ has been resurrected and is back with all-new episodes! Celebrate with Fry, Leela, Bender and all your favorites. Prepare to be transported to the year 3000 for the return of Fry, Bender, Leela and the usual cast […]

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Back to the Future with New ‘Futurama’ Episodes

BY: Frazier Moore AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES – On the next edition of ‘Futurama,’ Professor Farnsworth brings his doomed crew back to life with an experimental rebirthing technique. “Oh, mahn, I’m dripping with placenta,” says Jamaican accountant Hermes Conrad, who just moments before had been a lifeless skeleton. “Good thing it’s casual Friday.” Pretty […]

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New On DVD: Futurama, Married With Children, Tom And Jerry

Futurama: The Complete Collection (Bender Head) Dive into the amazing, animated of ‘Futurama,’ the popular Fox animated comedy with the special Bender Head complete collection set. Phillip Fry is a 25-year-old pizza delivery boy whose life is going nowhere. When he accidentally freezes himself on December 31, 1999, he wakes up 1,000 years in the […]

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Futurama Re-signs Original Voice Talent

Comedy Central’s rebooted “Futurama” will indeed include the show’s original voice talent, at least some of it, anyway. Sources close to Fox TV Studios’ talent negotiations confirmed Friday that Maurice LaMarche, Tress MacNeille and Katey Sagal have signed on to rejoin the relaunched series. Watch ‘Futurama’ clips here. Still unsigned are Billy West, who voiced […]

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Futurama Panel – Comic-Con Report

Still here at Comic-Con, still live-blogging panels when I can. The Futurama panel should be interesting, after the initial glory of Fox announcing they’re bringing the show back to TV and the subsequent kerfluffle where they announced they were looking for new voice talent because they can’t meet the salary demands of the original beloved […]

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