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Futurama Returns for Time-Traveling Crossover With The Simpsons

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Futurama lives! For one night at least. The long-running sci-fi cartoon spoof, which signed off last year, is making a time-traveling comeback on The Simpsons (Sunday, Nov. 9 at 8/7c on Fox). Despite the fact the shows are set 1,000 years apart, the crossover makes sense, given that both series were created by Matt Groening and share a similar animation style. "At the table read, I said, "Let's celebrate this joyous reunion between Matt Groening's left and right brains,'" says Simpsons executive producer Al Jean. "And I really think that's what it is." read more

First Look: Family Guy and The Simpsons Crossover Episode

Family Guy and The Simpsons Crossover Episode

D'oh...nuts! Homer Simpson and his clan make a guest appearance on the Sept. 28 season premiere of Family Guy (9/8c, Fox) when the Griffins visit Springfield.

Brats Bart and Stewie team up for trouble, Lisa teaches Meg how to play the sax, and Homer and Peter shoot the bull over brewskis. "We let [the Family Guy team] do their thing with the script," says The Simpsons executive producer Al Jean. "Both shows are all about satire. We weren't about to say, 'You can't make fun of us!'"

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FXX to Air 12-Day Simpsons Marathon of Every Episode

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Cowabunga! Get ready to Simpsons-ize your life.

At the Television Critics Association fall previews on Monday, FXX announced that it would air all 552 episodes of The Simpsons and the movie in a record-breaking 12-day marathon beginning Thursday, Aug. 21. That's 278 straight, chronological hours of The Simpsons to celebrate the network's exclusive cable acquisition and non-linear VOD rights to the hit animated show.
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Exclusive: Inside The Simpsons' Very Special LEGO Episode

The Simpsons' Very Special LEGO Episode

When two legendary behemoths get in each other's space — say, King Kong and Godzilla — results can be tragic. But when the LEGO Group and The Simpsons come together, it's a little slice of Springfield heaven. A very pricey slice. read more

The Simpsons Get the White Christmas Blues

The Simpsons Get the White Christmas Blues

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas — but only where The Simpsons live. The long-running Fox series will celebrate the holidays Sunday, Dec. 15 (8/7c) in predictably screwy fashion: Thanks to global warming, there's no snow anywhere in the United States except in Springfield, where a radiation leak at the town's nuclear-power plant has resulted in lots of local white stuff. Cue the price gouging.

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The Simpsons to Pay Tribute to Marcia Wallace

Mrs. Krabappel

The Simpsons will pay a special tribute to late star Marcia Wallace, who voiced Edna Krabapple on the animated series for 25 years.

In the wake of her Oct. 24 death, Fox has... read more

Simpsons Actress Marcia Wallace Dies at 70

Marcia Wallace

Marcia Wallace, who voiced Edna Krabapple on The Simpsons, has died, TMZreports. She was 70.

Although Wallace's close friend Cathryn Michon told Deadline that Wallace passed away because of complications from breast cancer — which she was diagnosed with in 1985 — her son Mikey told TMZ that her death was due tocomplications from pneumonia.

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In addition to The Simpsons, Wallace starred on The Bob Newhart Show as the receptionist Carol... read more

The Simpsons Renewed for Record-Setting 26th Season

Marge and Homer Simpson

The Simpsons has been renewed for its 26th season, Fox announced Friday.

"For more than a quarter of a century, The Simpsons has captured the hearts and minds of fans in a way that transcends ages, languages and cultures," the network's Chairman of Entertainment, Kevin Reilly, said in a statement. "This groundbreaking series is not only the longest-running scripted show in... read more

Which Simpsons Character Will Be Killed Off?

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The Simpsons is taking a dark turn: The show plans to kill off a regular character this season, executive producer Al Jean told reporters on a recent conference call, according to Canada's The Sun News.

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The Simpsons Turns 25 With Kristen Wiig, Guillermo Del Toro And More

Simpsons Homerland

When Homer Simpson suddenly stops eating pork and drinking booze it can only mean one thing — he's gone Muslim! Homeland gets spoofed when The Simpsons returns for its 25th season Sunday, Sept. 29 (8/7c, Fox) to find the D'oh Man greatly changed after his trip to a nuclear-power convention.

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