By Ryan Parsons | First reported by Entertainment Weekly
Burns will be huge in the theatres.
Entertainment Weekly, on set of the 16th season
of everybodies favorite yellow family, The Simpsons, discusses
the possibility of a Simpsons movie.
The Simpsons are Coming to the Big Screen
After a discussion with Al Jean, Simpsons executive producer, it
seems that there is a definate possibility of the television show getting
preped for a screenplay. Jean claims that there are writers currently working
on a Simpsons feature film with the hopeful release date of 2008.
There are also a number of plot ideas that are in consideration for the
But why 2008? Doesn't that seem to be a little far out for this type of
animation? Al Jean claims that the time is necessary as he says, "There
are a couple things on the show that I steered away from what might be in
the movie. The biggest thing is you don't want to do a movie that's not
reflective of the quality of the show, and you don't want the quality of
the show to slip because you're doing the movie. So we're taking a little