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Banksy Blows Lid Off Simpsons Sweatshop!

Street artist Banksy made his mark on The Simpsons Sunday, directing an opening-credit sequence that starts off with graffiti jokes and winds up in a grim Asian animation factory. The last half of the intro, embedded above, plays like a miniature cartoon version of Upton Sinclair’s 1906 meatpacking exposé The Jungle: Apparently, vats of toxic waste, [...]
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Banksy Makes a Statement on The Simpsons - Bold or Baffling?

Entertainment : BuzzSugar (4 years ago)

On this week's episode of The Simpsons, the mysteriously buzz-worthy graffiti artist Banksy put his famous tags all over the title sequence. The artist's presence didn't simply end there, though: following the standard opening credi... Read Post

Banksy Behind Subversive Simpsons Introduction Sequence?

Entertainment : Speakeasy - WSJ.com (4 years ago)

The graffiti artist Banksy apparently lent his subversive talents to the title animation sequence on "The Simpsons" last night. During the intro, his name is spray-painted over several of Springfield's more well-known landmarks. Read Post

‘The Simpsons’ airs controversial opening sequence by Banksy

Entertainment : Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch (4 years ago)

The Simpsons has always been subversive, but last night, the animated show took that to a new level by airing a dark, extended opening title sequence—created by UK graffiti artist Banksy—that depicted Asian workers laboring over Sim... Read Post


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