Matt Groening

‘Disenchantment’ Review: Matt Groening’s Fantasy Series Is One Visually Clever Delight

<i>Disenchantment</i>, <i>Simpsons</i> creator Matt Groening’s new animated fantasy parody for Netflix, uses the same art style that’s been the cartoonist’s …

The Simpsons

Get Ready for a ‘Family Guy’ Movie with a Live-Action Twist

Amid a huge amount of uncertainty in the wake of Disney’s announced acquisition plans, there are three shining lights. We’re going to be getting …

Comic Books

We're getting a Simpsons' Movie sequel, so are you ready?

If you don't remember watching <i>The Simpsons Movie</i> back in 2007, then it's probably worth re-visiting, because Fox has announced there's a second movie …

Animation

Best New Netflix Movies And TV Shows To Watch In August 2018

Find out what's coming to the streaming platform in August as we list our top recommendations, including Disenchantment, The Good Place season 2, and Ozark season 2!<p>August is upon us, which means we have a new batch of Netflix recommendations for you. A lot of great shows and movies are coming to …

Entertainment

'The Simpsons' movie sequel is in development more than a decade after the original was released

It only took 11 years, but everyone's favourite dysfunctional family is heading back to the big screen.According to <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>, <i>The</i> …

Animation

Disenchantment: How Netflix Changed Matt Groening's Storytelling Approach

Matt Groening changed animated television comedy, but will Netflix change him?<p>When the streamer enlisted Groening to create a new series, he decided …

TV

Matt Groening’s New ShowIs Basically Futurama in the Past

Disenchantment is comfort food for Simpsons and Futurama fans.<p>There’s a sweet spot to the perfect time lag between projects: long enough to make …

TV

'Disenchantment' Review: Matt Groening’s Netflix Series Is No Disney Princess Tale

The princess at the center of <b>Disenchantment</b> muses, at one point, “sometimes when you pull off your grandma’s jaw it makes you stop and wonder, am I …

Animation

‘Disenchantment’ Review: Matt Groening’s Netflix Series Is A Disappointment

Launching on Netflix on August 17, <i>Disenchantment</i> is Matt Groening’s first new series since 1999’s <i>Futurama</i> and <i>The Simpsons</i>’ creator latest effort is …

Chamber of Commerce

“Broad City”’s Abbi Jacobson Announces Book Tour

Abbi Jacobson, star of “Broad City” and Matt Groening’s new animated Netflix series “Disenchantment,” has a new book coming out. <i>I Might Regret This</i> is described as a collection of “essays, drawings, vulnerabilities, and other stuff.” It’s out October 30 via Grand Central Publishing. Today, she …

Broad City

Netflix recommendations: Disenchantment is the Netflix show of the week

If you need a new show to watch on Netflix this week, check out Disenchantment, available to stream Friday, Aug. 17.<p>This week’s Netflix …

Entertainment

‘One-Punch Man’ Season 2 Trailer Introduces a New Villain & Announces Premiere Date

Japanese superhero webcomic <i>One-Punch Man</i> premiered back in 2015, as fans can finally look forward to the return of the show. This week Viz Media has …

Anime

From ‘The Simpsons’ to ‘Disenchantment’

Matt Groening channels elves, ogres and sorcery for his animated series for Netflix<p>“The Simpsons” and “Futurama” creator Matt Groening’s new cast of characters has a familiar look—goggly eyes and overbites—but his first animated series in almost 20 years takes a leap in tone and setting. Instead of …

Broad City

Matt Groening and the dark side of The Simpsons

Everyone and no one knows Matt Groening. As the very wealthy man behind The Simpsons and Futurama, he has long been considered one of the most successful and influential men in animation, regularly appearing at comic conventions and fan events even as his day-to-day involvement in the series that …

Animation

Matt Groening to Appear on Late Night For First Time In a Decade

The last time he appeared on late-night TV was in 2007 to promote 'The Simpsons Movie.'<p>Matt Groening is set to appear on late-night TV for the first …

Comedy

Prufrock: Justin Bieber Reads Tim Keller, Matt Groening’s New Animated Series, and in Defense of Hunting

I don’t listen to Justin Bieber’s music or watch much soccer, but I am going to include both in today’s round-up. Why? Books. You may or may not know …

Conservative View

Disenchantment, Netflix — a sheer delight | Financial Times

Matt Groening’s new cartoon series <b>Disenchantment</b> (Friday, Netflix) is a sheer delight, set in a dysfunctional fairytale world where a tyrannical king …

British Humour

There is a second 'The Simpsons Movie' on the way

There will also be a Family Guy film. And a Bob's Burgers movie.According tolatest reports, the Foxfilmstudio is joining forces with Fox television …

Animation

Simpsons’s Matt Groening refused to watch Game Of Thrones while making new fantasy series Disenchantment

<b>Matt Groening might be re-entering the fantasy arena with new show Disenchantment, but he’s adamant there’s no similarities with genre king Game Of</b> …

Game of Thrones

Fox developing new movies for The Simpsons, Bob’s Burgers, and Family Guy

It’s been over 10 years since <i>The Simpsons Movie</i> hit cinemas. In the past, series creator Matt Groening has gone on record saying the movie nearly …

Stephen King

Matt Groening Goes Medieval With New Series, ‘Disenchantment’

SANTA MONICA, Calif. — Speaking as someone who has created two hit animated TV shows and is about to introduce his third series, Matt Groening has some advice to ensure a successful pitch meeting.<p>“This is my Hollywood tip,” he said earlier this summer. “You can say, ‘It’s ‘The Simpsons’ meets …

The Arts

watch a new trailer for matt groening and abbi jacobson’s new netflix show, disenchantment

The latest TV show from 'The Simpsons' creator, Matt Groening, drops on Netflix on 17 August.<p>The newest trailer for Netflix’s <i>Disenchantment</i> is here and we are excited, to say the least. Let’s be honest, the television landscape is looking a little sparse at the moment. The summer juggernaut that …

Game of Thrones

‘Disenchantment’ Early Buzz: Matt Groening’s Fantasy Send-Up Lacks Magic But Has Potential

After diving into suburban family life and the distant future with<i> The Simpsons</i> and <i>Futurama</i>, animation icon <b>Matt Groening</b> is bringing his trademark …

TV

'Simpsons' Creator Matt Groening's 'Disenchantment' & More Netflix Originals to Check Out

Plus, 'Insatiable,' 'All About the Washingtons' & more.

Entertainment

August Television Preview

If the heat’s too oppressive, get indoors and watch TV. This month’s highlights are a new medieval animated show from Matt Groening, two excellent …

TV

"Extrapolate" Is an Animated Video That Will Make Your Head Spin

Matt Groening on his new Netflix show, Portland roots and Oregon's 'independent oddness'

BEVERLY HILLS, California - Matt Groening has become legendary as the creator of "The Simpsons," the animated comedy that is now the longest-running …

Animation

Critics Are Mixed on Matt Groening’s ‘Disenchantment’

The critic reviews for Netflix’s new animated show <i>Disenchantment</i> are in, and the verdict is not as overwhelmingly positive as you might expect for a …

TV

Disenchantment first-look review – Game of Thrones send-up has a few Groening pains

The pilot feels as if it has been stretched out for the sake of it – as a result, acres of dead air surround each joke<p>The big thing to remember about Matt Groening projects is that they always take time to warm up. Futurama began life as a dystopian sci-fi about the prominent use of streetside …

TV Series

REVIEW: Matt Groening and Netflix's Disenchantment Sticks to Familiar Fantasy Tropes & Jokes

<i>WARNING: The following review contains minor spoilers for the first season of Matt Groening’s Disenchantment, debuting August 17 on Netflix.</i><p>Matt …

Fantasy Fiction