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  • Harry Shearer returning to ‘The Simpsons’

    July 7, 2015 | 11:39 am

    Here's some good news in advance of The Simpsons' panel at Comic-Con.

    Harry Shearer has signed a new deal to return to the Fox animated comedy, the network announced Tuesday. With the deal, all six principal voice actors are confirmed to return for the historic 27th and 28th seasons.

    Read more at The Hollywood Reporter.

  • Harry Shearer, voice of Mr. Burns, to leave ‘The Simpsons,’ reports say

    May 14, 2015 | 12:06 pm

    The voice of Mr. Burns, Ned Flanders and Principal Skinner, among others, may be going silent. Emphasis on the “may.”

    Multiple news outlets are reporting longtime “Simpsons” voice actor Harry Shearer, a veteran actor also known for his turn in “This is Spinal Tap,” will depart...

  • Calendar Picks and Clicks: Oct. 20-26, 2012

    By Ryan Torok

    October 17, 2012 | 11:47 am

    SAT OCT 20

    “Six Million and One”

    When Israeli documentary filmmaker David Fisher discovers the memoir of his late father, a Holocaust survivor who was interned in Gusen and Gunskirchen, Austria, Fisher decides to retrace his father’s footsteps. Realizing it’s unbearable to be...

  • 7 Days in the Arts

    By Keren Engelberg

    November 11, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    Saturday, November 13

    On the one-year anniversary of her death, the famous and infamous Leni Riefenstahl becomes the subject of discussion in multiple venues. The Goethe-Institut Los Angeles, UCLA Film and Television Archive and the Fahey/Klein Gallery collaborate in presenting...

  • Shearer Enjoyment

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    March 28, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    On the sunny porch of his Santa Monica cottage, a scruffy-looking Harry Shearer, Los Angeles' preeminent satirist, is describing his fascination with an all-male power retreat called the Bohemian Grove. It began about nine years ago when the caustic, 58-year-old humorist started...