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The Simpsons Pays Tribute to Deceased Co-Creator Sam Simon (Video)

The Simpsons played a simple but heartfelt tribute to series co-creator Sam Simon, who died last week, on Sunday nights episode. The end ofthe episode featured a video of Simon discussing the joy of creating, while unfettered by outside influences. I see it as kind of a triumph of doing your work from that very pure place of just doing stuff that you personally enjoy, Simon noted.   Read More...

'The Simpsons': Homer becomes the new Duffman and it's a nightmare - Zap2it First

Finally, Homer Simpson's dream is coming true. He never expected it to be a nightmare, though. On the Sunday, March 15, episode of "The Simpsons," Homer wins a reality show contest to become the new Duffman.Chances are becoming the public face of his all-time favorite beer is the biggest honor Homer's ever been given. Sadly, as can be seen in the clip above -- which is exclusive to Zap2it -- it's after earning the Duffman costume that Homer learns he's never allowed to drink again.After trying repeatedly to kill himself -- and failing -- Marge steps into action to show Homer that being sober isn't the end of the world. But will he be able to rise up and become the Duffman he wants to be?RELATED: FOX gives 'The Simpsons' and 10 more shows season finale datesThe episode also features guest stars Cat Deeley and Stacy Keech, as well as the return of R....

The Simpsons Video: Cat Deeley Gets Animated Plus: A Classic '90s Character Returns to Springfield

The search for a new Duffman on Sundays The Simpsons(Fox, 8/7c) brings a bevy of familiar voices to Springfield including one not heard on the show in more than 20 years. TVLine has an exclusive first look at the episode, offeringa behind-the-scenes peek atCat Deeley (So You Think You Can Dance) and Stacy Keach(Full Circle) []

'Simpsons' Co-Creator Sam Simon: Al Jean Reveals 5 Things You Might Not Know

The philanthropist and animal advocate who died Sunday after a long battle with colon cancer is remembered by the show's longtime showrunner.  Read More...

'Gotham,' 'New Girl' and 9 more FOX season finale dates

Before long it'll be time to say goodbye to your favorite TV shows before they take their annual summer break. FOX has revealed the season finale dates of 11 of its shows -- including "Gotham," "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" and "New Girl" -- so you can adequately prepare yourself to say goodbye for now.All times below are ET/PT."Backstrom" -- Thursday, April 30, 9 p.m."Gotham" -- Monday, May 4, 8 p.m."New Girl" -- Tuesday, May 5, 9 p.m."Weird Loners" -- Tuesday, May 5, 9:30 p.m."American Idol" -- Tuesday, May 12, 9 p.m. and Wednesday, May 13, 9 p.m."The Simpsons" -- Sunday, May 17, 8 p.m."Brooklyn Nine-Nine" -- Sunday, May 17, 8:30 p.m."Family Guy" -- Sunday, May 17, 9 p.m."The Following" -- Monday, May 18, 8 p.m."Bones" -- Thursday, June 4, 8 p.m."Hell's Kitchen" -- Thursday, June 9, 9 p.m.Previously, FOX revealed Season 1 of "Empire" -- which runs only 12 episodes -- would conclude on March 18. "The...

'Game of Thrones' star Carice van Houten to guest on 'The Simpsons'

Winter is leavingand the Red Priestess from Game of Thrones isarriving in Springfield soon. Thrones star Carice van Houten has recorded a guest voice for an episode of The Simpsons , EW has learned.In the May 3 episode of the animated Fox comedy, titled Lets...   Read More...

Sam Simon, Who Helped Shape The Simpsons, Dies at 59

Mr. Simon left the show after its fourth season in a lucrative arrangement that allowed him to spend much of the rest of his life giving his money away.   Read More...

The Simpsons First Look: Cat Deeley Gets Animated! Plus: The SYTYCD Host Shares an LOL Seacrest Zinger!

Has anybody ever said No, thank you to being on The Simpsons? wonders a giggling Cat Deeley. Maybe Saddam Hussein turned around and said No. Like,if you were a terrible dictator, you might not want to open that Pandoras box. Thankfully, the Emmy-nominated host of So You Think You Can Dance had no such reservations, []

The Simpsons Video: Are Mr. Burns and Smithers Finally Going There?

If theres a shipper name for The SimpsonsMr. Burns and Smithers, arguably the longest will-they-wont-they relationship in television history, its time to get it trending. In TVLines exclusive first look at Sundays episode (Fox, 8/7c), Smithers and his hunky employer find themselves going for a romantic bike ride in paradise, followed by a picnic for []

The Simpsons Video: Christopher Lloyd Revives His Iconic Taxi Character

Christopher Lloyd is slipping back into hisTaxithis weekend. When Marge turns her familys station wagon into a mobile business think Springfields version of Uber on SundaysThe Simpsons(Fox, 8/7c), she finds herself at odds with the towns taxi-driver community. And as writer/director Carolyn Omine points out in TVLines exclusive sneak peek, there was no []