The Simpsons Renewed For Seasons 31 And 32: The Simpsons has been renewed for a 31st and 32nd season at Fox. At the conclusion of Season 32, the iconic animated sitcom will have produced 713 episodes total. The Simpsons is the longest-running primetime scripted show in television history, having surpassed Gunsmoke during its 29th season.
Paul Greengrass Circling ‘News of the World’ With Tom Hanks: Paul Greengrass is in talks to reunite with Tom Hanks on the big-screen adaptation of “News Of The World.” The two previously teamed on “Captain Phillips,” a 2013 thriller that was a major box office success that also scored the pair some of the best reviews of their careers. “News Of the World” is a best-selling novel by Paulette Jiles that is set in the days following the Civil War, charts the unlikely friendship between Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd, an earlier precursor to today’s newscasters (played by Hanks) and the 10-year-old girl he is tasked with bringing to her relatives.
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TV Tonight: Song Of Parkland: This new documentary follows theater students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida returning to theatre as a way of healing from the tragedy that killed 17 classmates and faculty members. The 30-minute film includes original songs written by the students about their experience. (7 pm, HBO)