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Simpsons Actors Go On Strike

20th May 2008

A de facto strike has hit production of The Simpsons, with the key actors providing the principal characters' voices, Dan...

Turner Prize Shortlist Annouced

13th May 2008

Three women dominate this year's Turner Prize shortlist, traditionally one of the most controversial in British art, announced earlier today.Four...

The Simpsons Is Comedy Number One

29th April 2008

Cartoon classic THE SIMPSONS has been named the best comedy TV show of all time in a new poll. Editors at AOL...

The Simpsons Provokes Argetinian Protests

28th April 2008

Hit U.S. TV show THE SIMPSONS has come under fire in Argentina - after the country aired an episode featuring...

The Simpsons Returns To Tv In Venezuela

18th April 2008

Venezuela's president HUGO CHAVEZ has u-turned on his decision to ban THE SIMPSONS from TV - allowing the popular U.S....

The Simpsons Banned In Venezuela

8th April 2008

THE SIMPSONS has been banned in Venezuela by President HUGO CHAVEZ, because the animated TV show is "unsuitable for children"....

Venezuelan Tv Company Deems The Simpsons "Inappropriate"

8th April 2008

A Venezuelan TV channel has deemed THE SIMPSONS "inappropriate" and removed it from its daily slot at 11.00 local time.Elba...

Cineworld Profits Helped By Simpsons And Harry Potter

18th March 2008

Cineworld said summer blockbusters including the latest Harry Potter film and The Simpsons Movie helped boost pre-tax profits to 12.4...

Bewulf Tops Dvd Charts

7th March 2008

Paramount Home Entertainment's Beowulf took over the lead on both the DVD sales charts and rental charts last week, dropping...

Family Guy's Cleveland Brown To Get Spin-off Show

2nd March 2008

A Family Guy spin off involving the character Cleveland Brown is reported to be in development.The Hollywood Reporter quotes sources...

Ratatouille Dominates Annies

9th February 2008

Ratatouille won nine prizes at the 35th Annie Awards in Hollywood yesterday evening.The Pixar movie took the best feature production...

Producers Name Five Top Films -- Atonement Not Among Them

16th January 2008

The Producers Guild of America, whose choice of best film often is mirrored at the Oscars, announced its nominees Monday....

Strike Set To Hit The Simpsons

14th January 2008

THE SIMPSONS is set to become a major casualty of the writers' strike - because not enough episodes have been...

Atonement, Gervais Win Globes

14th January 2008

Keira Knightley's Atonement and comedian Ricky Gervais' television show Extras were honoured at last night's Golden Globe ceremony in Hollywood....

News Corp Keeps Simpsons All In The Family

8th January 2008

In yet another example of a media company taking money from one pocket and putting it into another, 20th Century...

Blood Wins Top Nsfc Award

8th January 2008

Paul Thomas Anderson's There Will Be Blood won the best picture award and three other top awards Saturday at the...

Simpsons Retain Top Dvd Sales Spot

4th January 2008

The top-selling DVD over Christmas week was The Simpsons Movie, which held the top spot for the second week in...

Potter Rules UK Box Office

3rd January 2008

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix has been named as the biggest earner at the UK and Ireland...

The Simpsons Recreate Album Cover In Promotional Stunt

19th December 2007

The creators of THE SIMPSONS MOVIE have recreated the cover of PINK FLOYD's 1977 album ANIMALS, as a promotional act...

Hollywood Writers Launch Formal Complaint

14th December 2007

Striking Hollywood writers have lodged a formal complaint against the studios.Union officials for the Writers Guild of America have filed...

Comedy Joy For Gavin & Stacey

6th December 2007

BBC3 comedy Gavin & Stacey was the big winner at the British Comedy Awards, with prizes for its writers and...

Dvd Sales Spin Down

4th December 2007

For the first year since DVDs came on the market a decade ago, studios and retailers are expected to report...

Marge Simpson, "Content Burglar"

26th November 2007

Keith Olbermann made a cameo appearance as a cartoon character on Fox's The Simpsons Sunday night in which he berated...

Penguins Happy At Kids' Baftas

26th November 2007

Animated movie Happy Feet has been named best feature film at the Children's Bafta awards ahead of the latest Harry...

Britney Set For The Simpsons Treatment

19th November 2007

Troubled star BRITNEY SPEARS looks set to be immortalised as a cartoon character - in hit TV show THE SIMPSONS....

Tv Ad Rules 'Fail Children'

12th November 2007

Calls have been made to toughen up restrictions on which adverts can be shown during and around television programmes.New rules...

Disney Chief: Strike Could Cause "Indelible Damage"

9th November 2007

A day after News Corp. President and COO Peter Chernin said that the writers' strike could actually benefit his company...

The Simpsons Continue To Lift News Corp

8th November 2007

News Corp particularly credited strong box-office results from The Simpsons Movie and Live Free or Die Hard for a 23-percent...

Brown To Follow Blair Into The Simpsons

30th October 2007

British Prime Minister GORDON BROWN looks set to follow in his predecessor TONY BLAIR'S footsteps once more - by appearing...

Potter Leads Bafta Kids' Nods

22nd October 2007

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix has worked its magic to lead the nominations at this year's children's...