‘The Simpsons’ to promote soccer with World Cup-themed episode and special merchandise

10.22.13 4 years ago

“The Simpsons” to promote soccer with World Cup-themed episode and special merchandise

Homer will be recruited as a FIFA World Cup referee in the March 2014 episode. “The Simpsons” will also team with several soccer clubs, including  FC Barcelona.

Adam Scott: “Parks and Rec” is not going on hiatus
An article reporting that “Parks and Recreation” is going on hiatus is misleading, says Scott on Twitter. Despite NBC delaying three episodes, he tweets, we’ll “still air the same amount of episodes before Xmas as last year, & weren’t scheduled to air new eps in Dec anyway … and Parks will be back with Community in a regular time slot at the beginning of Jan.” Last fall, “Parks and Rec” aired nine episodes and is scheduled to air nine this fall.

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Diddy’s all-music cable channel Revolt launches
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Kevin Connolly turns director for ESPN’s “Big Shot” documentary
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