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  1. The Simpsons producer Al Jean reassures heartbroken fans that Homer ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Daily Mail

    ... Fox sitcom, which has amassed 31 Emmy Awards since its 1989 debut. Last month, the network renewed the Tracey Ullman Show spin-off for two additional seasons, consisting of 22 episodes each. Plus, voice actors - Dan Castellaneta and Julie Kavner - ...

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  2. Homer and Marge set to separate on 'The Simpsons'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... most memorable moments in the show's first 25 seasons. (Fox) The Simpson family makes the leap from "The Tracey Ullman Show" to its own series with a special Christmas episode, titled "Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire." Notable guests: Albert ...

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  3. 10 'The Simpsons' Facts Fresh From the Kwik-E-MartRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | WFNT-AM Burton

    They'll never stop The Simpsons , so have no fear, they've got stories for years, but did you know America's favorite animated family was thought up in the lobby before a pitch meeting? Or that Matt Groening based most of the characters on his own family? These are just some of the Springfield kwyjibos populating the tenth episode of ' You Think You Know TV? ,' which pays a visit to The Simpsons ' home state of uh, somewhere! Most Simpsons fans know that the fab five began as a collection of animated shorts for The Tracey Ullman Show , before spinning off into their own series, though Matt Groening had a surprising reason for developing the characters on the spot, rather than use some of his existing work.

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  4. How I Was Betrayed By The SimpsonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Daily Kos

    During the years The Simpsons were part of The Tracey Ullman Show on FOX, I hated the yellow gang from middle America. I enjoyed watching Ullman's show, but not the cartoon segments that showed up around the commercial breaks.

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  5. ATX Television Fest: The Simpsons' Al Jean Writer/producer reflects on 27 years of the beloved sitcomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | The Austin Chronicle

    Al Jean might not be a household name to most people, but fans of The Simpsons will have seen his name countless times as the credits roll.

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  6. Will The Simpsons ever be the same? The voice of Mr Burns and Ned Flanders quits the showRead the original story

    May 15, 2015 | ABC News

    ... Simpsons has been running for 26 seasons. It began as a series of shorts for the 1987 variety show, The Tracey Ullman Show. It was picked up by Fox in 1989. It centres around a family who live in the fictional Middle American town of Springfield. ...

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  7. The Simpsons' Harry Shearer, voice of Mr. Burns and Ned Flanders, leaves in contract disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | CBC News

    Harry Shearer, the voice of key characters on The Simpsons such as Mr. Burns, Ned Flanders and Principal Skinner, says he's leaving the popular Fox series over a contract dispute with his bosses. Shearer, 71, had performed on the The Simpsons since it was just a cartoon short on The Tracey Ullman Show .

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  8. Harry Shearer leaving a Simpsonsa in contract disputeThe voice of Mr....Read the original story

    May 14, 2015 | Media Life Magazine

    Harry Shearer , a voice cast member on Fox's "The Simpsons" through its 26 seasons, and going back to its days when it began on "The Tracey Ullman Show," is leaving the animated comedy. Shearer voices a number of characters on the show, including Mr. Burns, Ned Flanders, Smithers, Principal Skinner and Otto the bus driver, and producer Al Jean says those characters will continue with someone else providing the voices.

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  9. Simpsons' shakeup: Voice actor Harry Shearer to leave the showRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | WWLP

    Popular comedic talent and voice actor Harry Shearer reportedly has turned down a $14 million contract to work on "The Simpsons" for season 27 and 28, CNN reported Thursday, May 14, 2015. Shearer, 71, has been with the show since its inception on "The Tracey Ullman Show" in 1987 and voices popular characters, including Mr. Burns, Ned Flanders, Waylon Smithers and Principal Seymour Skinner, among many others.

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  10. 05-14-2015 11pm The Scoot Show with Bob MitchellRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... cast member in 1980 them and of course the Simpsons is now landmark TV show . First premiered on the Tracey Ullman Show in shorts and that it had its own premiere in 1989. Been on the year a percent of the total of over five. Hundredth episode ...

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  11. 'The Simpsons': Harry Shearer characters will be recast if he doesn't returnRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | Zap2it.com

    ... the show's original cast members -- going all the way back to its beginnings as animated shorts on "The Tracey Ullman Show." He's voiced a number of iconic characters on the show, most notably Ned Flanders, Mr. Burns, Waylon Smithers and Principal ...

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  12. Simpsons' shakeup? Voice actor Harry Shearer threatening to leave the showRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    ... they have spilled into the public forum. Shearer has been with the show since its inception on "The Tracey Ullman Show" in 1987 and voices popular characters, including Mr. Burns, Ned Flanders, Waylon Smithers and Principal Skinner, among many ...

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  13. The Simpsons' Harry Shearer, voice of Mr. Burns and Ned Flanders, leaves in contract disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | CBC News

    ... with his bosses. Shearer, 71, had performed on the The Simpsons since it was just a cartoon short on The Tracey Ullman Show . The comedian confirmed his departure on Wednesday, tweeting a message he attributed to a lawyer for the show's executive ...

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  14. Paula Abdul Signs With ICM PartnersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... whose MC Skat Kat-featuring music video won Abdul a Grammy. She also has won Emmys for choreographing The Tracey Ullman Show and the 1990 American Music Awards.

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  15. 'The Simpsons' renewed for two more seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... The series, which had its beginnings as a series of shorts on the live-action sketch comedy series "The Tracey Ullman Show," debuted on Fox in 1989. It quickly became a pop culture phenomenon. And despite a fractured TV viewing audience, the series ...

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  16. This Day in History: April 19Read the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | The Inyo Register

    ... conspiracy to commit the Tate/LaBianca murders. 1987 - The Simpsons premieres as a short cartoon on The Tracey Ullman Show. 1993 - The 51-day FBI siege of the Branch Davidian building outside Waco, Texas, USA, ends when a fire breaks out. Eighty-one ...

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  17. TV star Tracey Ullman tells of sadness at loss of mother in Holtspur flat fire tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    ... received and ask that their privacy be respected at this difficult time." Well known for hit show The Tracey Ullman Show, in which legendary cartoon family The Simpsons first appeared, the Slough-born television personality has won a golden globe ...

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  18. Volatile co-creator of The Simpsons turned his talents to boxing, gambling and animal rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... at 34 years old, Simon was already a television veteran when James Brooks, his fellow producer on The Tracey Ullman Show and a colleague from his days on Taxi , approached him to help turn Matt Groening's one-minute cartoon shorts into a fully ...

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  19. RIP, Sam Simon: How a lone fear led to creating a key character on a The SimpsonsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... says David Silverman, the director who, having been there since the beginning, as an animator for "The Tracey Ullman Show," celebrates his 28th anniversary with "The Simpsons" characters this week. "But Sam told me," Silverman continues, "that [Fox ...

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  20. Sam Simon: A Remembrance June 6, 1955 - " March 8, 2015Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Sweet Science

    ... Shandling's Show, Barney Miller, Best of the West, Bless This House, Men Behaving Badly, Norm , and The Tracey Ullman Show . The latter venture led to Sam's greatest creative and commercial triumph. Each segment of Tracey Ullman contained a ...

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