Series creator Matt Groening also revealed that he'd love to revisit 'Futurama.' read more
The animated series "Futurama," (created by "The Simpsons'" Matt Groening and developed by David X. Cohen) is set in the year 2999. In this new future, humans live among robots, cyclops folk and lobster people. A fun premise for an illustrated show, but slightly horrifying/awe-inspiring when brought...
Video essayist Kaptain Kristian takes a look at one of our favorite animated shows ever, Matt Groening and David X. Cohen and their writers infused the show with geek culture, intricate plots, one of the best comedic ensembles ever, and a balance of cynicism and hopefulness.
Counting the time it spent as a segment on The Tracey Ullman Show, The Simpsons has been a part of the Fox lineup for nearly 30 years. Think about that. When Matt Groening and company started, Reagan was still in office, and most of today’s pop stars were not yet born. Show More Summary
The estate of late writer, director and producer Sam Simon, who with James L. Brooks and Matt Groening co-created the television series “The Simpsons,” has sold in Pacific Palisades for $12.5 million. The two-part compound, which includes one of the original Case Study Houses, came to market last...
Simpsons creator Matt Groening is eating the words he wrote, telling our photog even though the show has an uncanny ability to predict the future... he doesn't think Donald Trump will be President. We got Matt Saturday at LAX, and h...
Summary: Why are the Simpsons yellow? According to Matt Groening, that unmistakable hue was chosen because it was unmistakable. "An animator came up with the Simpsons' yellow and as soon as she showed it to me, I said: 'This is the answer!’" the show’s creator once told the BBC."Because when you're flicking through..."
The Simpsons has one of the strongest, most complete visual brands on Earth. What happens when you tear it apart? Why are the Simpsons yellow? According to Matt Groening, that unmistakable hue was chosen because it was unmistakable.Show More Summary
Another Monday morning! It's also President's Day, and it's Matt Groening's birthday. What fragrance are you wearing? I'm in Hermès Brin de Réglisse. Tea at the moment: roasted chicory with cinnamon. Reminder: on 2/19 wear a perfume by Maurice Roucel, if you have one...
The mind of Matt Groening might dream up an all-new series for Netflix if the Simpsons creator and the streaming service can come to an agreement. Though details are non-existent publicly, it’s expected […]
Netflix appears poised to continue its remarkable streak of original programming by collaborating with Simpsons and Futurama creator Matt Groening to develop a new animated series.
Matt Groening, “The creator of ‘The Simpsons,’ is in talks with Netflix to develop an animated series,” according to one of the best reporters on the Hollywood beat, Variety’s managing editor for TV, Cynthia Littleton. Littleton’s story continues, “Details of...
Throughout 2016, Netflix plans to roll out 28 completely new shows alongside five feature films, a clear indication that the company is dead serious about fleshing out its already impressive library of original and exclusive content....Show More Summary
Streaming service has already green lit 20 episodes.
Matt Groening, the man behind The Simpsons and Futurama, may just bring his influential brand of animated comedy to the world of streaming TV. Variety reports that Groening is in talks to make an animated series for Netflix. Groening's project would join the likes of BoJack Horseman and F Is for Family on the... More »
Simpsons creator Matt Groening is in talks with Netflix for a new animated series, but Variety reports that the details are still being kept under wraps. “Netflix is …Read More
As the creator of The Simpsons and Futurama — two of the most beloved animated series of… well, ever — Matt Groening‘s name will always loom large in pop culture. And now he’s preparing to add one more show to his already impressive legacy. Show More Summary
As reported by Variety, Matt Groening - the creator of The Simpsons and Futurama - is in talks with Netflix to produce a new animated series that would last for at least two seasons of 10 episodes.
By creating The Simpsons, Matt Groening ushered in not just a TV show, but a cultural icon. And then he created one of the smartest shows ever in Futurama. Now, he has the chance to go three for three.Click To Continue Reading