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Family Guy Creator to Guest on The Simpsons' Season Finale
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Family Guy Creator to Guest on The Simpsons’ Season Finale

This is a long time coming, and makes sense on so many levels – but we finally have it. According to Entertainment Weekly, Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane will be guesting on the long running animated sitcom The Simpsons, on its season finale, titled “Dangers on a Train.” Dangers on a Train will air on May 19, and will have MacFarlane voicing a character that tries to make ...

The Simpsons Parodies Breaking Bad
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The Simpsons Parodies Breaking Bad

Last Sunday night’s episode of the Simpsons continues the show’s tradition of either paying tribute to or parodying other popular shows and movies through their couch opening sequence, with the newest one rooted in AMC’s hit breakthrough series Breaking Bad. In the Breaking Bad couch sequence, Marge is seen baking blue cupcakes only to end up with live action stars Aaron Paul ...

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Stan Lee Makes His Grand Return to The Simpsons

According to Entertainment Weekly, Marvel legend Stan Lee will be returning to Fox’s The Simpsons in his 2nd guest star role in the long-running animated sitcom. Lee first made a cameo in the season 13 episode, where he patronized the Comic Book Guy’s shop. “Stan was a joy to work with once again,” EP Al Jean told EW, “and we look forward to having him back on the show in ...

Maggie Simpson's The Longest Daycare Nominated for Best Oscar Short
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Maggie Simpson’s The Longest Daycare Nominated for Best Oscar Short

Family audiences who watched Fox/Blue Sky’s 3D CG blockbuster Ice Age: Continental Drift were treated to the first ever Simpsons theatrical short, titled The Longest Daycare. The four-minute short starred Maggie Simpson as she experiences the Ayn Rand School for Tots. The short had no dialogue, and just features Maggie trying to save a lovely blue butterfly from the hammer-weilding fist of ...

Seth MacFarlane Confirms Family Guy Movie
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Seth MacFarlane Confirms Family Guy Movie

Entertainment Weekly has just reported that Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane is currently working on an animated Family Guy movie. MacFarlane himself admitted, while being probed by an entire classroom of UCLA students in a publicity event for a contest, that it’s just a matter of time. While Family Guy has received its fair share of criticism and comparison to The Simsons, MacFarlane ...

Star Wars Lego The Empire Strikes Out
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Update! Trailer Added! Lego Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Out Coming to Cartoon Network

Go check out the Trailer for Lego Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Out on the Main Page of the Star Wars website. Watch it in HD! Click HERE for the Trailer. Posted by the writer of Lego Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Out, Michael Price, today on Twitter: “Lego Star Wars fans, now it can be told! Our new special is THE EMPIRE STRIKES OUT. It’s US premiere is Wed. 9/26 at 8PM on Cartoon ...

Tina Fey to Guest on The Simpsons
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Tina Fey to Guest on The Simpsons

30 Rock Star and Creator Tina Fey will be making a guest appearance on the long running animated comedy sitcom, The Simpsons, this spring. The writer/comedienne will lend her voice to the character Ms. Cantwell, who is a well-meaning substitute teacher who, for some reason, did not warm up to Lisa and instead bullies her. In the episode, Ms. Cantwell will be doing certain things to make ...

Justin Bieber to Guest in The Simpsons
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Justin Bieber to Guest in The Simpsons

THR has just reported that pop superstar Justin Bieber will be playing himself in an upcoming episode of Fox’s long running hit animated sitcom The Simpsons. The episode in question is entitled “The Fabulous Faker Boy”, and is slated for the 24th season of the series. The Fabulous Faker Boy has the Biebs vying for a spot in a talent show, in direct competition with Bart, who ...

Play Homer’s Donut Run
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Play Homer’s Donut Run

If you’re a regular of Toonbarn, you’ll know that Toonbarn loves to post new Free Browser Games during Weekends, and you’ll also know that we love browser games that are based on popular cartoons. Hence, today’s free flash game is based on The Simpsons’ main man, Homer. ...

The Simpsons Blasts Fox News
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The Simpsons Blasts Fox News

Years before South Park perfected the artform, Matt Groening’s The Simpsons was already a master of subtle and not so subtle irreverence towards its host channel. Last Sunday, the show reminded us of this fact as it blasted its host channel’s Fox News during the network’s 25th anniversary special programming. The bit came towards the end of a re-run of the Simpsons’ first episode, when ...

Velvet Revolver Guitarist and The Simpsons Creative Director Create a New Cartoon
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Velvet Revolver Guitarist and The Simpsons Creative Director Create a New Cartoon

Velvet Revolver guitarist Dave Kushner and The Simpsons Creative Director Dave Warren have recently collaborated on a new cartoon show entitled PusherJones. Warren claims that the show will be partly based on ” amazing, crazy stories about growing up in Hollywood, working at Tower Records and eventually touring the world with Velvet Revolver.” Warren further notes that PusherJones is ...

Bart gets a fashion makeover for The Simpsons’ 500th
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Bart gets a fashion makeover for The Simpsons’ 500th

One of the things that will mark the landmark 500th episode of the Simpsons is that Bart Simpson will get a makeover courtesy of fashion designer Jeremy Scott. Done under a licensing deal with Fox Consumer Products, Jeremy Scott will feature his limited edition Bart Simpson Collection as part of this week’s New York Fashion Week. ...

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