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Also, here's a short interview with Simpsons show-runner Al Jean about the Maggie Simpson short film and working with Disney in general:


Al Jean Talks THE SIMPSONS’ Past and Disney Future
https://nerdist.com/article/the-simpsonss-al-jean-past-disne...

[...] Has Disney talked to you about how the show might change under their banner? Or do they just want you to keep doing what you’re doing?

AJ: The latter. They just say, “Do what you do, there’s a place for you here.” I know The Simpsons is doing very well on Disney+. They want the show to have the same edge. We had the Mark of the Beast in the Halloween show and it was Mickey Mouse’s head, so they’ve been great.

Have you found that you’re finding a whole new generation of fans because it’s on Disney+?

AJ: Some, and I think we’ll get some because of the short. Because I think it does appeal to the very youngest. And I’m thrilled that we’re on it. It was great, and of course during these terrible times it’s going to be seen even more. So we’re very, very thrilled we’re on Disney+. And very, very excited the short did get a theatrical release in front of a Pixar movie. [...]



Mike
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