The Simpsons co-creator dies

2015-03-10 09:09

Simpsons co-creator and philanthropist Sam Simon has died at 59 after a long bout with cancer.

Before rape joke, Family Guy had its critics

2014-09-25 13:56

This weekend's crossover episode of Fox's Family Guy and The Simpsons has received criticism for a scene where a character uses rape as a punchline for a joke.

Simpsons mural coming to the real Springfield

2014-06-03 05:00

A new mural featuring The Simpsons is coming to Springfield. The real Springfield.

Beloved Simpsons character to be killed off?

2013-10-03 19:00

Abe Simpson is the red-hot favourite to be killed off in The Simpsons after it emerged one of the show's main characters is going to bite the dust in the 25th series.

The Simpsons to get a Lego series

2013-08-05 18:10

Danish toy company Lego has confirmed it will launch a special series themed on The Simpsons family globally in 2014.

Justin Bieber lands The Simpsons cameo

2012-08-23 19:14

Justin Bieber has landed a cameo role on The Simpsons in an upcoming episode called "The Fabulous Baker Boy".

Lady Gaga to launch website for fans

2012-05-22 18:41

Lady Gaga is launching her own social networking website for her fans, called 'Little Monsters'.

The Simpsons saved after pay row

2011-10-10 09:07

Fox Television has approved two more seasons of The Simpsons , ending a standoff after a pay row threatened to sink the long-running show.

Lady Gaga to make Simpsons debut

2011-08-24 14:35

Lady Gaga is set to appear on the hit cartoon TV show The Simpsons in 2012.

The Simpsons renewed for 23rd season

2010-11-12 09:25

The Simpsons have plenty more adventures to go on.


The Simpsons kills off character

2014-09-30 20:00

In dramatic scenes which aired in the US this past Monday night, fans saw Krusty the Clown's father killed off in the latest episode of The Simpsons .

The Simpsons toast 25 years with songs and stars

2014-09-15 17:00

The Simpsons has celebrated 25 years with songs, stars and fireworks at the Hollywood Bowl.

The Simpsons and Family Guy crossover to air in September

2014-05-14 19:00

The Simpsons and Family Guy crossover episode has been confirmed to air in September on US channel FOX.

Simpsons creator finds funny in his cancer fight

2013-08-30 07:46

Since word got out about Sam Simon's cancer, this co-creator of The Simpsons and fervent philanthropist has heard from many people online asking to help rid him of his sizable wealth.

Family Guy ready to meet The Simpsons

2013-07-20 18:06

It's what fans have been waiting for - the Griffins from Family Guy will be heading up to Springfield and finally have a face-to-face meet.

The Simpsons to star in Olympics episode

2012-08-02 13:57

The Simpsons will broadcast a special Olympics-themed episode which sees chain-smoking Patty and her twin sister Selma racing the Winklevoss twins down the River Thames.

Lady Gaga plays 'slut' in The Simpsons

2012-05-10 21:52

Lady Gaga has admitted she plays "a bit of a slut" while voicing an animated version of herself in an episode of The Simpsons . Watch the promo video.

Money wrangles threaten The Simpsons

2011-10-05 12:47

The Simpsons is on the verge of being cancelled if a pay dispute with the voice cast of the hit American cartoon series cannot be resolved.

'Nuclear' Simpsons episodes off air

2011-03-29 14:57

The German broadcaster of The Simpsons has decided not to show any episodes of the series depicting nuclear disasters in light of Japan's atomic emergency.

Simpsons 20 and still going

2009-12-13 23:41

America's most famous dysfunctional cartoon family, The Simpsons , this week marks two decades of making the world laugh while offering alternative television therapy to millions of fans.

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