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Simpsons Will Be Back

Fox renews show for two more seasons after contract dispute
By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Suggested by ekogde
Posted Oct 8, 2011 5:27 AM CDT

(Newser) The Simpsons will live to a quarter-century: Fox TV announced yesterday it would renew the show for two more seasons after a louder-than-usual contract fight with the actors who provide the voices, reports Entertainment Weekly. That means Homer and crew will be around for a record 24th and 25th seasons. No word on specifics, but the Hollywood Reporter says the actors agreed to a 30% cut in pay per episode, to a mere $300,000 or so. That would still get them nearly $7 million a season. (Read more Fox TV stories.)

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