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

    Friday May 15 | ABC News

    ... The 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 ...

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  2. Harry Shearer Is Leaving The SimpsonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... it the most wonderful vehicle for satire ever. Shearer has been with The Simpsons since it originated on The Tracey Ullman Show in 1989. Other characters he voices include Waylon Smithers and Principal Skinner. In 2011, the cast members agreed to a ...

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

    Thursday May 14 | 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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  4. Simpsons' shakeup: Voice actor Harry Shearer to leave the showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | 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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  5. A ubiquitous voice of a The Simpsonsa exits, leaving Springfield a ghost townRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Washington Post

    ... "The Simpsons," which last week was renewed for Seasons 27 and 28. Shearer, who has been there since the post-"Tracey Ullman" beginning, says that squabbles with his "Simpsons" employment overlords are not about his pay (reportedly $300,000 an ...

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  6. Harry Shearer is Leaving The SimpsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... and won an Emmy award for his work in the past. Harry has been with the show since it was created on The Tracey Ullman Show in 1989 but will not be returning for the season 27th and 28th of the show 'The Simpsons'. In the latest negotiations being ...

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

    Thursday May 14 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    ... it appears 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 ...

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

    Thursday May 14 | 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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  9. Can 'The Simpsons' Survive without Harry Shearer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | ContactMusic.com

    ... other work. Of course, I wish him the very best." Shearer has been with The Simpsons since its origins on The Tracey Ullman show though was the only voice-actor left to negotiate the terms of his contract after the rest of the talent signed on for ...

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  10. Help for those in the knitting spiritRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Amherst Daily News

    There are many famous knitters, real and fictional: Marge Simpson, Gromit, The Yarn Harlot, Holly Golightly , Rumpelstiltskin, Katherine Hepburn, Bette Davis, Eleanor Roosevelt, Julia Roberts, Morticia Adams, Edith Bunker, Kristen Stewart, Kate Moss, Tracey Ullman, Lauren Hutton, Miss Marple , that's just to name a few. My l favorite fictional knitter is Emerson Cod, private detective from the TV series Pushing Daisies .

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

    Monday May 4 | 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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  12. Actress who plays Bart Simpson sculpts a Bartmana in bronzeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | New York Post

    On Friday, Bart Simpson landed in New York City in the form of a bust of the iconic cartoon character as his alter ego "Bartman," created by the voice of Bart, Nancy Cartwright. Cartwright - who has voiced Bart since "The Simpsons" first debuted as a sketch on "The Tracey Ullman Show" in 1987 - has no formal art training beyond a one-hour sculpting class she took for her birthday three years ago.

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

    Apr 19, 2015 | The Inyo Register

    ... for 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. ...

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  14. DVD Movie Review of 'Into the Woods'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... does a fine job as the evil witch, but this role is nowhere near an Academy nomination (which she received); Tracey Ullman adds some comic relief as Jack's mother; Anna Kendrick plays the Cinderella role, while being chased by the Prince (Chris Pine ...

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  15. Capone talks art, history, restitution and justice, with Woman in Gold director Simon CurtisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... acting credit. Probably the first time I ever spotted his name was when he directed several episodes of the Tracey Ullman series "Tracey Takes On" in the mid-1990s. THE WOMAN IN GOLD is the true story of Maria Altmann (Mirren), an older Jewish woman ...

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  16. Ullman's mom dies in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Fox News

    Tracey Ullman's mother has died in a fire caused by the "careless disposal" of a cigarette, reports The Daily Telegraph. According to investigators Doreen Skinner, 85, was killed by a blaze at her retirement flat in Buckinghamshire.

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  17. Comic actress Tracey Ullman's mom Doreen Skinner dies in house fireRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. LONDON -- Tracey Ullman's 85-year-old mother Doreen Skinner has died in a house fire caused by the improper disposal of a cigarette. The Daily Mail ...

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  18. Tracey Ullman's mother dies in house fire at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Fox News

    Tracey Ullman's mother has died in a fire caused by the "careless disposal" of a cigarette, reports The Daily Telegraph. According to investigators Doreen Skinner, 85, was killed by a blaze at her retirement flat in Buckinghamshire.

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  19. Tracey Ullman's Mother Dies In Tragic House Fire Aged 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    Tracey Ullman 's mother has died at the age of 85. Doreen Skinner died in a house fire on Monday . The fire was reportedly caused by the 'careless disposal of a cigarette'.

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  20. Comedian Tracey Ullman's 85-year-old mother dies in house fire started by cigarette buttRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Comedian Tracey Ullman is 'deeply saddened' after her mother Doreen Skinner died in a fire caused by a cigarette at her ground-floor retirement flat on Monday The mother of comedian Tracey Ullman has been killed in a fire caused by the 'careless disposal' of a cigarette. Mrs Ullman has been left 'deeply saddened' after discovering Doreen Skinner died in the fire at her ground-floor retirement flat in Holtspur, Buckinghamshire, on Monday.

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