The Problem with Popplers
Studio: Curiosity Company Release Date : May 7, 2000 Series: Futurama
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Associated Studio(s)

Rough Draft Studios

Synopsis

Leela finds a mysterious, scrumptious new food on a strange planet, which the crew decides to sell to Fishy Joe's as "Popplers". Not only are they revealed to be intelligent, but also babies of the Omicronian species. Lrrr, ruler of the planet Omicron Persei 8, plans to eat Leela as revenge.

Characters

Philip J. Fry
(Voice: Billy West)
Turanga Leela
(Voice: Katey Sagal)
Bender
(Voice: John DiMaggio)
Professor Hubert J. Farnsworth
(Voice: Billy West)
Dr. John A. Zoidberg
(Voice: Billy West)
Amy Wong
(Voice: Lauren Tom)
Hermes Conrad
(Voice: Phil LaMarr)
Lrrr
(Voice: Maurice LaMarche)
Ndnd
(Voice: Tress MacNeille)
Zapp Brannigan
(Voice: Billy West)
Kif Kroker
(Voice: Maurice LaMarche)
Linda
(Voice: Tress MacNeille)


Contains Clips From:

Up To Mars (clip used in intro)

Television

Futurama (Season 2, Episode 14)

DVD

United States

Futurama: Volume 2
Futurama Volume 2

Technical Specifications

Animation Type: Combined Standard Animation and Computer Animation (CGI)
Aspect Ratio: 4 : 3 (Television)
Color Type: Color
Sound Type: Dolby
Print Type: Video (NTSC)
Original Language: English
Original Country: United States

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Credits

Director

Christopher "Chris" Sauve
Greg Vanzo

Story

Darin Henry
Patric M. Verrone

Music

Christopher Tyng

Voices

Phil Hendrie

Asst. Director

Pam Cooke

Producer

J. Stewart Burns
Bill Odenkirk
Jane O'Brien
Brian J. Cowan
Claudia Katz

Executive Producer

Matt Groening
David X. Cohen

Supervising Director

Rich Moore
Bret Haaland

Story Editor

Dan Vebber
Ron Weiner

Supervising Producer

Lewis Morton
Patric M. Verrone

Co-Producer

Eric Kaplan
Claudia de la Roca
Alex Johns
Mili Smythe

Creator

Matt Groening

Developed By

David X. Cohen
Matt Groening

Teleplay

Patric M. Verrone

Storyboard Artist

Albert Calleros
Aaron Rozenfeld

Co-Executive Producer

Ken Keeler
Eric Horsted

Animation Executive Producer

Greg Vanzo

Consulting Producer

Richard Raynis

Executive Story Editor

Darin Henry

Director of Computer Graphics

Scott Vanzo




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        Matt Groening: Creator
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        David X. Cohen: Developed By
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        Ken Keeler: Co-Executive Producer
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        Eric Horsted: Co-Executive Producer
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        Lewis Morton: Supervising Producer
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        Patric M. Verrone: Supervising Producer
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        J. Stewart Burns: Producer
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        Bill Odenkirk: Producer
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        Jane O'Brien: Producer
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        Eric Kaplan: Co-Producer
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        Claudia de la Roca: Co-Producer
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        Alex Johns: Co-Producer
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        Mili Smythe: Co-Producer
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        Brian J. Cowan: Producer
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        Claudia Katz: Producer
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        Rich Moore: Supervising Director
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        Bret Haaland: Supervising Director
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        Darin Henry: Story
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        Patric M. Verrone: Story
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        Patric M. Verrone: Teleplay
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        Christopher "Chris" Sauve: Director
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        Greg Vanzo: Director
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        Matt Groening: Executive Producer
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        David X. Cohen: Executive Producer
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        Greg Vanzo: Animation Executive Producer
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Richard Raynis: Consulting Producer
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Darin Henry: Executive Story Editor
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Dan Vebber: Story Editor
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        Ron Weiner: Story Editor
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        Christopher Tyng: Music
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        Scott Vanzo: Director of Computer Graphics
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Pam Cooke: Asst. Director
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        Albert Calleros: Storyboard Artist
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Aaron Rozenfeld: Storyboard Artist
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Phil Hendrie: Voices
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        Matt Groening: Developed By
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