A Star Is Burns
Studio: Gracie Films Release Date : March 5, 1995 Series: Simpsons
  1. General Info

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Associated Studios

Anivision / Film Roman

Synopsis

In an effort to be more cultured, Springfield hosts a film festival and brings in Jay Sherman (of "The Critic" fame) to be a guest judge. While the town's residents make their own movies, Jay stays at the Simpsons' house and becomes the target of Homer's jealousy.

Characters

Barney Gumble
Hans Moleman
Homer Simpson
(Voice: Dan Castellaneta)
Marge Simpson
(Voice: Julie Kavner)
Bart Simpson
(Voice: Nancy Cartwright)
Lisa Simpson
(Voice: Yeardley Smith)
Maggie Simpson
Jay Sherman
(Voice: Jon Lovitz)
Abraham "Grandpa" Simpson
(Voice: Dan Castellaneta)
Mr. Charles Montgomery Burns
Kent Brockman
Principal Seymour Skinner
Ned Flanders

Credits

Director

Susan "Susie" Dietter

Music

Alf Clausen

Associate Producer

Jeffrey Goldstein

Storyboards

Peter Avanzino
Gary Graham
Martin Archer

Supervising Producer

Steve Tompkins

Developed By

James L. Brooks
Matt Groening
Sam Simon

Writer

Ken Keeler

Executive Consultant

Brad Bird

Creative Consultant

Jon Vitti

Consultant

John Swartzwelder

Character Design Supervisor

Dale Hendrickson

Animation Timer

Peter Shin

Background Design Supervisor

Lance Wilder

Broadcasters

Fox (Original broadcast network)

Trivia

Matt Groening took his name off this episode in protest of its premise, which he saw as an extended commercial for "The Critic".

Television

The Simpsons (Season 6, Episode 18)

Video Information

DVD

United States

The Simpsons: The Complete Sixth Season

Technical Specifications

Production No.: 2F31
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 4 : 3 (Television)
Color Type: Color
Sound Type: Dolby Surround
Print Type: Video (NTSC)
Negative Type: 35mm
Original Language: English
Original Country: United States

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      Sources

      Steve Tompkins: Supervising Producer
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      James L. Brooks: Developed By
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      Matt Groening: Developed By
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      Sam Simon: Developed By
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      Ken Keeler: Writer
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      Susan "Susie" Dietter: Director
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      Jon Vitti: Creative Consultant
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Brad Bird: Executive Consultant
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      John Swartzwelder: Consultant
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Jeffrey Goldstein: Associate Producer
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Alf Clausen: Music
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Peter Avanzino: Storyboards
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Gary Graham: Storyboards
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Martin Archer: Storyboards
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Peter Shin: Animation Timer
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Dale Hendrickson: Character Design Supervisor
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Lance Wilder: Background Design Supervisor
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)