500th episode of The Simpsons
The landmark 500th episode of The Simpsons will air in the US on February 19, 2012. Executive producer Al Jean said of the episode: “There’s a big town meeting that the Simpsons don’t know about, and when they go in, they discover the town is saying they’re going to get rid of the Simpsons. They’re sick of them.”
Hitler to feature in Doctor Who
Hitler will feature in the storyline of the new run of Doctor Who episodes coming later this year. The character will be played by actor Albert Welling.
Brody joins MTV animation
Former The OC actor Adam Brody has signed on to provide the voice for a character on a new MTV animation. Brody will lend his voice to Good Vibes, a series that focuses on the lives of two friends in a Californian beach town.
Darabont steps down from The Walking Dead
Frank Darabont has stepped down as showrunner of new zombie drama The Walking Dead and has been replaced by his no. 2 Glen Mazzara.