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"As a writer, it always just seemed like the Holy Grail. I can die a happy man now." SETH ROGEN is delighted to have had the chance to co-write an episode of THE SIMPSONS.

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SACHA BARON COHEN is bringing his alter ego BORAT to THE SIMPSONS - the comedian will voice his comedic creation on an upcoming episode of the long-running TV series.

Spurlock Investigates 'Ancestry' Of Simpsons Character

Filmmaker MORGAN SPURLOCK is determined to solve a dispute over THE SIMPSONS character GROUNDSKEEPER WILLIE as two Scottish cities battle to claim the fictional janitor as their own.Officials in Glasgow have posted a picture of...

Coldplay Go Yellow For The Simpsons

British rockers COLDPLAY have signed up to appear in hit animated show THE SIMPSONS.The cartoon series regularly features star guests and has seen cameos from high profile acts including Michael Jackson, the Rolling Stones, Green...

Jackson's Simpsons Episode To Re-air As Tribute

THE SIMPSONS producers have cleared a rights wrangle and will honour pop star MICHAEL JACKSON by re-airing a 1991 episode of the cartoon the singer was a part of.The show's bosses had hoped to air...

Cities Fight Over Simpsons Character

Civic officials at two Scottish cities are fighting over THE SIMPSONS character GROUNDSKEEPER WILLIE - both claiming the fictional janitor hails from their home. Glasgow has a picture of Willie - voiced by American Dan Castellaneta...

Idol Fans Upset Over Upset

In an upset so stunning that it sent bloggers to their keyboards complaining that the show must have been fixed, Kris Allen defeated Adam Lambert Wednesday to become the latest American Idol . Even Allen...

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Memorabilia from TV shows THE SIMPSONS and FAMILY GUY is going under the hammer for charity. Actor HANK AZARIA's sale, on internet auction website eBay, includes the chance to receive a personalised voicemail message from...

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"When I found out that they wanted me to come and do a voice I flipped out. It might be one of the most - if not the most - exciting things that's ever happened...

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THE SIMPSONS are to be honoured by the U.S. Postal service with their own commemorative stamps to celebrate the comedys 20th year anniversary. The stamps will be designed by the shows creator MATT GROENING....

Us To Lick Homer As Simpsons Turned Into Stamps

Cartoon favourite the Simpsons are to arrive in homes across America after being honoured with their own stamps, it has been announced.The US Postal Service confirmed Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie will each have...

By on 01 April 2009

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British comedian RUSSELL BRAND is reportedly set to voice his own character's cameo appearance in THE SIMPSONS....

Simpsons To Set Longevity Record

Fox has picked up The Simpsons for an additional two seasons, which will make the animated series the longest-running scripted show in the history of primetime television. At the end of this season, the show...

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Animated show THE SIMPSONS has been commissioned to run for two more seasons, meaning the comedy will overtake 1970s hit GUNSMOKE as the longest running prime-time U.S. TV series of all time....

The Simpsons To Become Longest-running Us Series

Animated series The Simpsons is to become the longest-running prime-time show in US TV history after two more seasons were announced.Currently in its 20th season, the Springfield-set cartoon has matched the record of cowboy drama...

By on 27 February 2009

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Hit cartoon THE SIMPSONS will become the longest-running series in U.S. primetime TV history after being picked up by the Fox network for another two seasons. The show will overtake 1950s programme Gunsmoke, which ran...

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Opening credits to animated series THE SIMPSONS have been permanently altered for the first time since the U.S. show began airing in 1989. The new sequence, marking the first episode of the show to air...

Radiohead Question Grammy Importance

RADIOHEAD guitarist Johnny Greenwood has said that the band are not sure how relevant the Grammy awards are.The band scooped two awards for their latest album IN RAINBOWS, which was first released as a digital...

By on 10 February 2009

Hathaway Laughs Off Follieri Split With Simpson Role

ANNE HATHAWAY is laughing off her failed relationship with her incarcerated conman ex RAFFAELLO FOLLIERI by playing a crooked clown's girlfriend on hit animated series THE SIMPSONS. The Devil Wears Prada star will play series regular...

Simpsons Creator Defends Muslim Plot

THE SIMPSONS creator MATT GROENING has defended a controversial storyline in the comedy cartoon which sees HOMER SIMPSON accuse his Muslim neighbours of terrorism. In a forthcoming episode of the long-running show, dad Homer Simpson...

The Dark Knight Confirmed As People's Choice

The popularity of The Dark Knight has been underlined at the People's Choice awards after it claimed five prizes, including best movie.The Warner Bros release is the fourth highest-grossing film of all time with $995...

By on 08 January 2009

Shearer's Emmy Steal

Actor HARRY SHEARER once stole an Emmy Award - because he refused to be the only member of THE SIMPSONS cast who hadn't taken home a prize. The star, who provides the voices for Montgomery...

The Simpsons Leads The Pack At Writers Guild Awards

The Simpsons is the most nominated show for the 2009 Writers Guild of America (WGA) awards, it has been announced.The animated series, television's longest-running comedy, has five nominations for the prestigious awards, with its first-ever...

By on 09 December 2008

Islamic Group Praises -- The Simpsons ???

The Council on American-Islamic Relations, which ordinarily is critical of the representation of Muslims and Arabs in films and on television, has congratulated Fox Television for last Sunday's episode of The Simpsons , in which...

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THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA star EMILY BLUNT is to join the cast of THE SIMPSONS for a January (09) episode. The British actress will voice LISA SIMPSON's troublemaker pal JULIET....

Gay Rights Advocates Slam The Simpsons Over 'Homophobic Slur'

Gay rights advocates have slammed long-running TV cartoon THE SIMPSONS after one of the show's popular characters made a homophobic comment. The Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN) have spoken out against the use...

Homer Simpson Votes Obama

Animators behind comedy cartoon series THE SIMPSONS have been slammed for showing their support for U.S. presidential candidate BARACK OBAMA - and implying that the rival Republican party is involved in vote-rigging. In the first...

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JODIE FOSTER and ANNE HATHAWAY have become the latest big names to join the cast of cartoon series THE SIMPSONS. The actresses' voices will be heard in upcoming episodes of the hit show - Foster...

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HOMER SIMPSON is to undergo a colonoscopy in a skit to raise money for the Stand Up To Cancer charity. The sketch, in which doctors scan THE SIMPSONS character's bowels and see his wedding ring,...

Duchovny's Simpsons Plan For X-files

THE X-FILES star DAVID DUCHOVNY has long campaigned for writers of the hit show to create an episode featuring animated characters from THE SIMPSONS. The actor and his co-star Gillian Anderson loaned their voices...

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Valar Morghulis - But Who Do We Think Will Die In This Season Of 'Game Of Thrones'? [Speculative Spoilers]

'Game of Thrones' is infamous for killing off its characters, so without paying attention to the books (as the show seems to be doing) we looked at...

How Bruce Jenner Became Our Favourite 'Kardashian'

Bruce Jenner might be one of the greatest Olympic athletes in living history, but in recent years he's...

George Clooney to Run London Marathon 2015 after Losing Bet

George Clooney will run the 2016 London Marathon after losing a bet...

Mariah Carey - Infinity [Lyric] Video

Released on 27th April 2015, Mariah Carey's new single 'Infinity' has been given its own official lyric video. The lyric...

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Circa Waves - Stuck In My Teeth Video

Circa Waves have released their single 'Stuck In My Teeth' on 1st January 2015, and have followed it up with the release...

German Cinemas to Boycott "Avengers: Age of Ultron" Due to Disney's High Rental Fees

While Avengers: Age of Ultron is expected to be an easy success for...

Skepta - Shutdown

Skepta has released the official music video for his single 'Shutdown', which was released for purchase and download on...

Kate Winslet Sacrifices Personal Hygiene In The Name Of Film

Kate Winslet might be an actress of the most esteemed calibre, but...

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