Posts Tagged ‘Fox’

Newsarama Hosts "Futurama: Bender’s Game" Video Clip

by Ed Liuon November 3, 2008
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.

AP Talks with Seth MacFarlane About "Family Guy," "American Dad," and $100M

by Ed Liuon November 3, 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.

"King of the Hill" Cancelled; May Move to ABC? (UPDATED)

by Classic Speedyon October 31, 2008
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, […]

Homer vs. Electronic Voting Machines in Upcoming "Simpsons" Episode; Groening in NYC

by Ed Liuon October 3, 2008
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 […]

Jeff Foxworthy Animated Sitcom Greenlit by Fox

by Ed Liuon September 17, 2008
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 […] Selling "Family Guy: The Total World Domination Collection"

by Dan Collinson August 28, 2008
In a follow up to a previous article, 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: […]

"Futurama: Bender’s Game" Announced

by Classic Speedyon August 5, 2008
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, […]

NY Times on "Horton Hears a Who" DVD Marketing Push; DVD Streets Dec. 9, 2008

by Ed Liuon July 28, 2008
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 […]

"The Simpsons" Season 11 DVD in October

by Classic Speedyon July 23, 2008
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 […]

"Family Guy" Freakin’ Sweet Party Pack Announced

by Classic Speedyon July 23, 2008
Fox announced the Family Guy Freakin’ Sweet Party Pack, which is exactly the same as the Freakin’ Party Pack from 2007, but also contains the episode “Blue Harvest”, the upcoming volume 6 set, and American Dad volume 1. The packaging is slightly different as well. It’s priced at $169.98 and contains over 100 episodes spread […]