Matt Groening

Netflix orders Matt Groening toon Disenchantment

Netflix has ordered twenty episodes of new Matt Groening animated comedy Disenchantment. The new adult-skewed series will premiere on Netflix ten episodes at a time, starting in 2018 and marking the first time SVOD service Netflix has worked with The Simpsons creator Groening. Disenchantment follows the misadventures of hard-drinking princess Bean, her feisty elf companion […]

Simpsons co-creator Simon dies at 59

Sam Simon, co-creator of Fox’s hit The Simpsons, has passed away aged 59. The award-winning producer had been battling colon cancer, and died on Sunday, his agent said. Simon created animated series The Simpsons (pictured), which follows a dysfunctional mid-American family, with Matt Groening and James L. Brooks. The show has been on air since […]