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How Long Can They Hit a Homer?

It seems like only yesterday that those of us who write about animation were giving ink to the fact that The Simpsons was entering its seventh season, which made it the longest-running ... Continue Reading →
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‘Futurama’ Wins Emmy for Best Animated Show

Mark another win for Bender, Fry and the hard-working gang at Comedy Central’s Futurama. Exec produced by Matt Groening, David X. Cohen and Ken Keeler, the episode “The Late Philip ... Continue Reading →
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Matt Groening Judges Film of the Month

September is Animation Takeover month at web-based independent filmmaker networking hub Shooting People, and in honor of the occasion animation luminary Matt Groening (The Simpsons, ... Continue Reading →
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Lady Gaga Gets Animated on ‘The Simpsons’

Just when we thought that every celebrity in the world has already guest starred on The Simpsons, we learn that Lady Gaga has been added to the already-colorful guest list of the long-running ... Continue Reading →
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Meledandri to Produce Uglydoll Feature

Illumination Entertainment president Chris Meledandri will produce a new CG-animated feature based on the Uglydoll franchise, reports Deadline Hollywood. According to Michael Fleming, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Family Guy’ Springs Jedi ‘Trap’; ‘Futurama Vol. 5′ Arrives

It’s a battle of the sci-fi funny bones this week in home entertainment, as  Seth MacFarlane and company parody Return of the Jedi while the most-recent volume of Matt Groening’s ... Continue Reading →