The Disney Plus streaming service appears to have censored an episode of “The Simpsons” in Hong Kong, where the platform launched earlier this month. The episode concerns a visit by the fictional cartoon family to Beijing’s Tiananmen Square. Local media in Hong Kong report that the episode, the 12th in the 2005 16th season, cannot […]
Thirty years ago, Jackson's 'Black or White' music video was famously censored after it premiered on television following "The Simpsons."
The Nov. 21 episode of "The Simpsons" will introduce Smithers to a new love interest, voiced by Victor Garber.
The character - created by actress and breast cancer survivor Renee Ridgeley - has had a unilateral mastectomy and is also showing a visible scar from a port-o-cath.
The Oct. 24 episode introduces character Dr. Wendy Sage, a hypnotherapist who has had a unilateral mastectomy, leaving her with what fellow survivors endearingly refer to as “uniboob.”
In the scene, Branson floats in zero gravity on board a spaceship: a near mirror image of what he did this week onboard Virgin Galactic.
Loki has fought the Avengers and the Time Variance Authority, but he now faces his toughest opponents yet: the Simpsons family and Springfield’s mightiest heroes. Disney Plus has announced a new Marvel-themed short from “The Simpsons” titled “The Good, The Bart, and The Loki,” which will premiere on July 7 alongside the fifth episode of […]
Openly gay Cuban-American actor Tony Rodriguez recently landed the job of voicing one of the animated show's popular LGBTQ characters, Julio, with the help of the podcast "Gayest Episode Ever."
When the unflattering episode aired Sunday, Moz was none too pleased, according to a furious statement on Facebook.
"Part of me feels like I need to go around to every single Indian person in this country and personally apologize," says the Emmy-winning actor, whose iconic show has grappled with the issue of "spoken blackface."
As cartoon series continues to cease using white actors to voice characters of color, voiceover veteran Kevin Michael Richardson will take over as Springfield's resident medical maven.
The long-running animated hit was also credited with having foreseen the inauguration of Vice President Kamala Harris.
“Treehouse of Horror XXXI,” which airs on Oct. 18 at 8 p.m. on Fox, opens with an election parody that’s not for the faint of heart.
The beloved animated series poked fun at the senator, using "Bernie Babies" to allude to the "Bernie Bros."
Sunday not only marked the premiere of Season 32 of "The Simpsons." but it also marked the beginning of Alex Désert as the voice of Carl Carlson.
Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the entertainment industry has responded to the increased at-home demand with a plethora of bingeable viewing options that offer a little something for everyone.
"I usually don’t get into politics," the cartoon matriarch started in a video shared on the official Twitter account of "The Simpsons."
In an interview on Times Radio in the U.K., Harry Shearer addressed the choice to recast key Springfield citizens.
With stars like Tina Fey, Jimmy Kimmel and Jimmy Fallon apologizing and shows like "Community," "The Golden Girls" and "Scrubs" deleting episodes featuring blackface, Hollywood is finally beginning to reckon with one of its most insidious comedic tropes.
In the wake of Mike Henry relinquishing the voice role after 20 years — saying “persons of color should play characters of color” — Pierce, of 'Suits' and 'The Wire' fame, is volunteering himself as the replacement.