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Exclusive: The Simpsons Targets Daily Show's John Oliver to Play 'Wilkes John Booth'

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There isn’t a Ford’s Theatre in Springfield, is there?

The Daily Show‘s John Oliverstill riding a wave of acclaim from his summer stint subbing for Jon Stewart, has recorded a role for The Simpsons …READ MORE

Exclusive: The Simpsons 'Treehouse of Horror XXIV' Reveals 'the Most Hideous Creature of All'

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This year’s Simpsons’ Halloween special has so much going for it, it won’t just be good, it’ll be — wait for it — scary good!

Besides a couch gag directed by Guillermo del Toro, “Treehouse of Horror XXIV” (airing Sunday at 8/7c) features a segment called “Freaks no Geeks” in which …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

The Simpsons: Which Unlucky Character Will Take a Dirt Nap in Season 25?


Oh my God, they’re killing…well, somebody.

Yes indeed, a regular character will pay the ultimate price on The Simpsons during the Fox comedy’s upcoming 25th season — the first since Maud Flanders unexpectedly reached her expiration date back in …READ MORE

Exclusive First Look: Fox Turns Its Sunday-Night Cartoons Into a Family Circus!

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Did we miss the press release announcing that Krusty the Clown had been hired by Fox’s promo department?

Because the network’s fall key art for its Animation Domination lineup (returning Sunday, Sept. 29 beginning at 8/7c) sure looks like his handiwork: The eye-popping images recast the stars of “the greatest shows on Earth” — American Dad, Bob’s Burgers, Family Guy and The Simpsons READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS

Scoop: Family Guy Crossover Will Introduce the Griffins to The Simpsons in Fall 2014!

THE SIMPSONS: Flanders faces unbearable guilt after punching Homer in the eye and resorts to a biblical adage to reconcile with him in the “Black-Eyed, Please” episode of THE SIMPSONS airing Sunday, March 10 (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. THE SIMPSONS ™ and © 2013 TCFFC ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

Cowabunga, dude!

We thought we we’d never live to see the day that Family Guy’s Griffin family met Bart’s bunch from The Simpsons, but that day is rapidly approaching. TVLine has learned that in a fall 2014 episode of Family Guy, Peter & Co. pay a visit to Springfield, where they’ll be befriended by Homer & Co. READ MORE

Simpsons Exclusive: Will Arnett to Guest Star as an Arresting Figure in Homer's Life

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Homer has a new nemesis, and he sounds a lot like Gob Bluth.

Arrested Development screwball Will Arnett is set to guest star during The Simpsons upcoming 25th season, TVLine has learned exclusively. READ MORE

Ratings: Billboard Music Awards Tops Charts With 10-Year High, Apprentice Hits Finale Low

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ABC’s broadcast of this year’s Billboard Music Awards not only humbled the Biebs, it also easily topped Sunday in both total audience — with 9.5 million viewers — and in the demo (scoring a 3.6).

Versus the 2012 BBMAs, that marks gains of …READ MORE

Exclusive Photos: The Simpsons Poised to Send Anderson Cooper Back to the Future

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Anderson Cooper truly will go anywhere for a big news story — even the year 2043.

The CNN fixture will play himself in an upcoming episode of The Simpsons partially set three decades into the future, TVLine has learned exclusively.

The story finds …READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS

What to Watch: 5 Web Series Worth Checking Out


Conan O’Brien reunites The Simpsons writers for a rousing round table discussion, John Krasinski reminisces about notable Office guest stars via a new Web series he directs and Epic Rap Battles of History wraps up its second season. Ready. Set. Watch! READ MORE

Exclusive Sneak Preview: The Simpsons Go Noir

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If you’ve ever suspected there’s a seedier side to Springfield, this Simpsons couch gag is for you.

The following exclusive clip from Sunday’s episode (Fox, 8/7c) is “Film Noir,” an original Simpsons short by Oscar-nominated animator Bill Plympton. Just like last week’s installment opened with Homer & Co. doing the Harlem Shake …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO