THE SIMPSONS NEWS – Keeping the Quality Alive, The Character Layout Artists. Simpsons quote: “Oh, Marge, cartoons don’t have any deep meaning. They’re just stupid drawings that give you a cheap laugh.” — Homer The most unique position on any animated television show belongs to The Simpsons Character Layout crew. Once upon a time, there [...]
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THE SIMPSONS NEWS – Fixing Humpty Dumpty, the task of a Simpsons Storyboard Revisionist Simpsons Quote: Bart: “And why did Humpty Dumpty have a great fall?” Navajo Kid: “Because he took his eyes off the prize?” Bart: “That’s right – you stay on the ball, you stay on the wall.” “All the king’s horses and [...]
How a Simpsons episode is made part 5: Moment of truth, when Simpsons writers and producers view a story reel.
THE SIMPSONS NEWS – Moment of truth: When Simpsons writers and producers view a story reel. Simpsons quote: “Last night’s “Itchy and Scratchy Show” was, without a doubt, the worst episode *ever.* Rest assured, I was on the Internet within minutes, registering my disgust throughout the world.” — Comic Book Guy All the work done [...]
THE SIMPSONS NEWS – The Story Reel artist’s balancing act. Simpsons Quote: Lisa : It’s not our fault our generation has short attention spans, Dad. We watch an appalling amount of TV. Homer : Don’t you ever, EVER talk that way about television. How much work is good enough? How many poses is enough to [...]