The Simpsons has become eerily famous for seemingly predicting outlandish events that turned true, from Donald Trump running for president -- right down to his famous escalator announcement -- to a virus emerging from China that turns our world upside down. Now Matt Selman, the... Read More.
VICE TV has picked up its documentary series Icons Unearthed for a second season. This time around the subject is "Our Favorite Family," The Simpsons. The deep dive into the titular residents of 742 Evergreen Terrace, and their friends and neighbors in Springfield, USA, is... Read More.
Emmy nominee Kerry Washington's character will have her hands full on The Simpsons. The Scandal vet will be playing troublemaker Bart's teacher starting on Sunday. Washington's Rayshelle Peyton will replace Springfield educator Edna Krabappel as Bart's minder; the character was retired after the 2013 death... Read More.
Sunday's episode of The Simpsons will make history as the first to feature a deaf actor and use American Sign Language -- despite characters only having four fingers. The episode, titled “The Sound of Bleeding Gums,” follows Lisa Simpson as she tracks down the deaf... Read More.
The Simpsons is the longest-running scripted show on U.S. television, and while it's been renewed for two more seasons, longtime showrunner and executive producer Al Jean has been thinking about the end. Deep breath, Simpsons fans: "Nobody's going, 'Let's wrap it up," Jean tells Digital Spy.... Read More.
While The Simpsons has poked fun at Disney over the years before ABC News' parent company bought 20th Century Fox, Bart, Homer and company will soon be appearing with their synergistic siblings in a new short. As part of Disney+ Day celebrations on November 12, the streaming service... Read More.
Yeardley Smith has not only been the iconic voice of Lisa Simpson since The Simpsons began more than 32 seasons ago, but she's also the producer and co-host of her hit podcast, Small Town Dicks. The true-crime series is co-hosted by two anonymous identical twin detectives Dave and Dan -- the latter of whom... Read More.
If you needed any other hint that Halloween is close upon us, consider that The Simpsons is airing its latest "Treehouse of Horror" anthology on Sunday. The annual event spins several spooky stand-alone stories from Springfield's favorite family, but for the latest installment, there will be five... Read More.
While much has been made about Hank Azaria stepping down from playing Indian American character Apu on The Simpsons, the versatile actor will no longer voice another character from the animated show, and a gay actor has taken his place. Starting with an episode that aired last last... Read More.
In a wide-ranging chat with Dax Shepard on his sobriety and his career, Hank Azaria opened up about the controversy surrounding his former Simpsons character Apu. Azaria, who is white, voiced hard-working Indian Kwik-E-Mart owner Apu Nahasapeemapetilon for decades until stepping down from voicing him in 2020. The controversy began after Indian comic Hari... Read More.