One of the makers of This Is Spinal Tap is suing entertainment group Vivendi, claiming the company is hiding millions from those who made the film possible. Harry Shearer—perhaps better known as the guy who voices dozens of Simpsons characters —co-created the 1984 film along with Rob Reiner, Michael...
For the past 27 years, Harry Shearer has been part of the voice cast of The Simpsons, where he’s played Ned Flanders, Montgomery Burns, Principal Skinner, Waylon Smithers, and 19 other characters. But before he landed that gig, he played bassist Derek Smalls in the beloved 1984 rock mockumentary This Is Spinal Tap. He also […]
Multi-character The Simpsons actor and co-creator of This Is Spinal Tap Harry Shearer says Vivendi is treating the profits from the classic satire rockumentary like a backstage labyrinth and he wants it all sorted out – to the tune of...Show More Summary
EA's hit game The Simpsons: Tapped Out [Free] is still kicking, and still getting updated several years after its initial release. Halloween is about to roll around, which means two things: one, it's prime time for the Pumpkin Dance, and two, that it's time for Treehouse of Horror. And appropriately enough, Tapped Out has gotten
This year's Halloween event allows players to help Lisa film a horror movie in Springfield.
Hello everyone, and welcome to the week! It's time once again for our look back at the noteworthy updates of the last seven days. Now this is more like it. I haven't had to be picky to fill out this article for a long while now, but this week saw tons of worthy candidates. Of
The science-themed update allows players to complete new quests as they interact with Stephen Hawking.
Awards season is heating up, everyone! Six weeks before the Emmys air on ABC, the Television Critics Association tapped Jane the Virgin's Jaime Camil to host its annual TCA Awards at the Beverly Hills Hilton hotel. We think you can quickly guess who fared the best — The People v. ... More »
The event is inspired by the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, and it allows players to throw the Springfield Games in their towns.
Lest you forget Stephen Colbert is a true South Carolinian, the late-night host tapped country star Sturgill Simpson to help him pen a song about America’s greatest culinary cathedral: Waffle House. And what better place to debut this anthem, “No Shoes, No Shirts, No Knuckleheads,” than on a jukebox at ... More »
The update features a new storyline, which sees the citizens of Springfield become superheroes to defeat villains in battles.
Hello everyone, and welcome to the week! It's time once again for our look back at the noteworthy updates of the last seven days. It feels like an oddly light week this time around, something that's been happening more often than usual of late. Well, no worries, because I found a good bunch of updates
Say what you will about modern-era Simpsons: when it bothers to go after something ambitious—which mostly happens in the pre-episode couch gags these days—it’s still capable of generating something legitimately beautiful and smart. Case...Show More Summary
This update includes a new quest line focused on a gold rush in Springfield.
Marcia Clark's pigheadedness cost her the trial... so claims the man who ran the office and regrets tapping her for the assignment. Gil Garcetti, who served as L.A. County D.A. during the trial, says the dialogue in the TV series is just made up…
The update brings a casino to Springfield, and includes new casino mini-games for users to play.
All-time great comedian Harry Shearer, the man who brought us voices from The Simpsons and cucumber-hoarding bass player Derek Smalls in This Is Spinal Tap, has broken an embarrassing story about us journalists. In his Le Show podcast, he released audio of off-camera dialogue between Donald Trump and ostensible news figures...
The update sees players train Springfield’s citizens for a space mission.
Matt Groening will follow up "The Simpsons" and "Futurama" with an all-new animated comedy on Netflix.
The update sees players collect Pacifiers to win prizes, as well as complete new quests.