Apu and the future of diverse representation

Last week it was announced that long-standing ‘Simpsons’ actor, Hank Azaria, would step down from his role as Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, after 30 years voicing the Indian immigrant owner of the Kwik-E-Mart. The Simpsons is the longest-running American sitcom, known for its satirical portrayal of American life. When it began, it was praised for finding a niche […]



Between The Simpsons and Futurama, Matt Groening has a fairly stellar track record when it comes to creating iconic, entertaining, and genre-defining cartoons. As such, his newest series Disenchantment has been eagerly anticipated since it was first announced. Unfortunately, this anticipation has also created impossibly high expectations. The story takes place in the fictional medieval […]