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‘The Simpsons’ Sam Simon to Receive WGA Award

Veteran television writer-producer Sam Simon, who co-developed Fox’s long-running animated series The Simpsons and has been a writer, producer, and director on Taxi, Cheers, The ... Continue Reading →
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‘Family Guy’ Actors Score a Heavy Pay Raise

Here’s a news flash: Alex Borstein, Seth Green, Mila Kunis and Mike Henry—who provide the voices for Lois Griffin, Chris Griffin, Meg Griffin and Cleveland Brown on Family Guy ... Continue Reading →
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Fox-TV Reveals Holiday Animated Slate

Fox is offering a slew of seasonal programming treats this year, with new and returning Thanksgiving and holiday themed episodes of favorite shows decking its lineup, kicking off this ... Continue Reading →
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FXX Signs Mega Deal to Stream ‘The Simpsons’

Cowabunga, Dude! FXX has paid a nine-figure sum to make full seasons of long-running animated hit The Simpsons for online streaming and to bring the Fox show to cable for the first ... Continue Reading →
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‘Family Guy’ in Trouble with Parents TV Council Again

The Nov. 10 episode of Seth MacFarlane’s Family Guy has awakened the wrath of Parents TV Council. Deadline.com reports that the watchdog group is encouraging members to file broadcast ... Continue Reading →
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Patrick Warburton to Host 41st Annies

The 41st Annual Annie Awards, will be hosted by popular comic actor and voice-over star Patrick Warburton, on Feb. 1st, 2014 at UCLA’s Royce Hall. “We are really excited ... Continue Reading →
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Fox TV Orders New MacFarlane and Hentemann Toon

Does Fox TV really need more Seth MacFarlane toons? The top brass at the TV channel certainly thinks so, since it has just placed a 13-episode order for the new animated series, Bordertown ... Continue Reading →
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‘Walking with Dinosaurs’ Signs on John Leguizamo, Justin Long

The upcoming 3D feature take on BBC Earth’s Walking with Dinosaurs has tacked on four new voice cast members for the Fox release. Narrating the prehistoric tale will be John Leguizamo ... Continue Reading →
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Star-Studded Awards Soiree Launches Animation Summit

This year’s edition of Animation Magazine’s World Animation and VFX Summit began on a high note on Sunday night with a star-studded awards ceremony that featured voice legend ... Continue Reading →
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‘Simpsons’ Pays Tribute to Marcia Wallace

To honor the memory of recently deceased The Simpsons actress Marcia Wallace, who provided the voice of teacher Edna Krabappel, Fox is making a programming swap to Sunday’s lineup, ... Continue Reading →