Out of respect for Marcia Wallace, who passed away at the age of 70 on Friday (Oct. 25), “The Simpsons” showrunner plans to retire her iconic character of Edna Krabappel.
“I was tremendously saddened to learn this morning of the passing of the brilliant and gracious Marcia Wallace,” producer Al Jean says in a statement. “She was beloved by all at ‘The
Zooey Deschanel took the “Saturday Night Live” stage for the first time on Feb. 11, bringing her particular brand of quirky cuteness to the show.
And for the most part, she did pretty well. The show played to her comedy strengths (and poked a little bit of fun at her persona). Plus, “The Artist” star Jean Dujardin!
Here’s how it played out.
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While Hollywood waits to see if Jean Dujardin has what it takes to become a star here in America, the Best Actor frontrunner has apparently taken fate into his own hands. The “Artist” star teamed with Funny or Die for a new video that pokes fun at what roles wait for him in the future — at least if the careers of other imports like Michael Nyqvist and Mathieu Amalric… Continue reading Jean Dujardin Funny Or Die Video: 'Artist' Star Cast As Every Villain (VIDEO)
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Crack open those cans of Duff beer: The Simpsons is staying on TV. After a public round of negotiations between the voice actors and the show’s studio, 20th Century Fox TV, Fox announced on Friday afternoon that the venerable animated comedy has been renewed for two additional years, bringing its run to at least 25 seasons… Continue reading ‘Simpsons’ exec producer Al Jean on renewal: ‘This isn’t an end but a beginning’ — EXCLUSIVE