Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 10th Jun 2009 14:30 UTC
Geek stuff, sci-fi... Futurama is coming back! The animated series, loved by many geeks, is the second show in the history of television to be brought back to life after a cancellation (the other one's Family Guy, also by Fox), mostly due to strong fan demand and very good sales from the series of direct-to-DVD films. Comedy Central ordered 26 new episodes to be made, and airing will start in mid-2010. Matt Groening, one of the two show's creators, said: "We're thrilled 'Futurama' is coming back. We now have only 25,766 episodes to make before we catch up with Bender and Fry in the year 3000."
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RE: Only two?
by Moredhas on Wed 10th Jun 2009 22:35 UTC in reply to "Only two?"
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Now if only someone would do that for Firefly. Strike Serenity and the comics, pick up where we left off! I'm sure my fondness is fueled in part by my rage at Fox, but it's still a damn good show that was culled before it's time.

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