Posts Tagged ‘Fox’
The Fox network will not be replacing its lineup of Saturday morning cartoons after 4Kids ceases programming on the network in December. Starting in January 2009, Fox will replace its lineup of cartoons with 2 hours of infomercials and 2 hours of local affiliate content. Several of 4Kids’ more popular shows will move to the […]
Newsarama has posted an exclusive video clip from Futurama: Bender’s Game, the latest direct-to-video Futurama movie. The movie will be available on DVD and Blu-ray disc tomorrow, November 4, 2008.
The Associated Press has spoken with Seth MacFarlane, creator of Family GuyAmerican Dad and , about the current state of those two shows, the upcoming spinoff The Cleveland Show, and how his life has changed after he became the highest paid writer-producer on television with his 0 million contract with Fox.
The long-running animated sitcom King of the Hill won’t be returning for a fourteenth season. It will be replaced by The Cleveland Show and Sit Down, Shut Up, two other animated series. [Source: Hollywood Reporter ] UPDATED November 4, 2008: The Hollywood Reporter cites sources which say King of the Hill might move to ABC, […]
The New York Times reports that Homer Simpson will have a run-in with an electronic voting machine on the Nov. 2, 2008, episode of The Simpsons. The sequence “emerged on the Internet” this week, immediately drawing praise and criticism from political partisans, despite the producers’ claims that they were not attempting to make a political […]
The Fox network has greenlit a pilot for an animated comedy from comedian Jeff Foxworthy, according to a report in Variety. The comedy is reported to be about “a dysfunctional family set in the world of NASCAR.” Foxworthy will provide a voice for the show and will serve as executive producer as well. (via TZ […]
In a follow up to a previous article, TvShowsOnDVD.com reports that the same Family Guy – Freakin’ Sweet Party Pack collection will be in a special collection called Family Guy: The Total World Domination Collection. The special collection will contain all 22 discs featuring every Family Guy DVD released (so far), including Family Guy Presents: […]
Bender’s Game, the third Futurama direct-to-video film, will be released on 11/4/08 for both DVD ($29.98) and Blu-ray ($39.98). Special features include a commentary track, a storyboard animatic, Futurama Genetics Lab, Dungeons & Dragons & Futurama featurette, How to Draw Futurama in 83 Easy Steps, 3D models featurette, a deleted scene, bloopers, Bender’s Anti-Piracy warning, […]
The New York Times examines the upcoming marketing push by 20th Century Fox for the DVD release of the Horton Hears a Who feature film (free registration required). The article notes how Horton will appear in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade, as a plush toy in Macy’s stores, with L’Oreal hair care products, and in […]
Fox announced the release date of the 11th season of The Simpsons. The 4-disc DVD set is scheduled for 10/7/08. *7/23/08 Update: Special features include commentary on every episode, deleted scenes, A Line From Matt Groening, The Many Faces of… (D’oh), Animation Showcase, and commercials. The limited edition packaging will be a Krusty the Clown […]