The Resource Springfield confidential : jokes, secrets, and outright lies from a lifetime writing for the Simpsons, Mike Reiss with Mathew Klickstein ; foreword by Judd Apatow, (electronic resource)

Springfield confidential : jokes, secrets, and outright lies from a lifetime writing for the Simpsons, Mike Reiss with Mathew Klickstein ; foreword by Judd Apatow, (electronic resource)

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Springfield confidential : jokes, secrets, and outright lies from a lifetime writing for the Simpsons
Title
Springfield confidential
Title remainder
jokes, secrets, and outright lies from a lifetime writing for the Simpsons
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Mike Reiss with Mathew Klickstein ; foreword by Judd Apatow
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eng
Summary
In celebration of The Simpsons thirtieth anniversary, the show's longest-serving writer and producer offers a humorous look at the writing and making of the legendary Fox series that has become one of the most revered artistic achievements in television history.Four-time Emmy winner Mike Reiss--who has worked on The Simpsons continuously since episode one in 1989--shares stories, scandals, and gossip about working with America's most iconic cartoon family ever. Reiss explains how the episodes are created, and provides an inside look at the show's writers, animators, actors and celebrity guests. He answers a range of questions from Simpsons fans and die-hards, and reminisces about the making of perennially favorite episodes.In his freewheeling, irreverent comic style, Reiss reflects on his lifetime inside The Simpsons--a personal highlights reel of his achievements, observations, and favorite stories. Springfield Confidential exposes why Matt Groening decided to make all of the characters yellow; dishes on what it's like to be crammed in a room full of funny writers sixty hours a week; and tells what Reiss learned after traveling to seventy-one countries where The Simpsons is watched (ironic note: there's no electricity in many of these places); and even reveals where Springfield is located! He features unique interviews with Judd Apatow, who also provided the foreword, and Conan O'Brien, as well as with Simpsons legends Al Jean, Nancy Cartwright, Dan Castellaneta, and more. Like Cary Elwes' As You Wish, Jennifer Keishin Armstrong's Seinfeldia, and Chris Smith's The Daily Show: An Oral History, Springfield Confidential is a funny, informational, and exclusive look at one of the most beloved programs in all of television land
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technical information on music
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TEFOD
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1959-
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Reiss, Mike
Dewey number
791.45028092
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LC call number
PN1992.4.R45
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autobiography
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Read by Mike Reiss
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1967-
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  • Klickstein, Mathew
  • Apatow, Judd
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  • Reiss, Mike
  • Television comedy writers
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Springfield confidential : jokes, secrets, and outright lies from a lifetime writing for the Simpsons, Mike Reiss with Mathew Klickstein ; foreword by Judd Apatow, (electronic resource)
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 sound file (7 hr., 33 min., 48 sec.))
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online
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9780062850706
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Springfield confidential : jokes, secrets, and outright lies from a lifetime writing for the Simpsons, Mike Reiss with Mathew Klickstein ; foreword by Judd Apatow, (electronic resource)
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spoken word
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 sound file (7 hr., 33 min., 48 sec.))
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unknown
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online
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not applicable
Isbn
9780062850706
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not applicable
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computer
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other
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