PR-Homer Simpson Guests On TV Talk Show


July 16, 2007 05:44 PM Eastern Daylight Time

Doh! Homer Simpson Makes His Only Publicity Stop at NBC’s ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’ to Promote ‘The Simpsons Movie’

BURBANK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NBC’s “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” (Monday - Friday, 11:35 p.m. - 12:37 a.m. ET) will welcome animated father and donut lover Homer Simpson on Tuesday, July 24. This


Fox offers the accompanying art of Homer Simpson appearing with Jay Leno on NBC Television’s “The Tonight Show,” which promotes “The Simpsons Movie” opening July 27.

marks Simpson’s one and exclusive publicity appearance to promote the highly anticipated film, “The Simpsons Movie.”

When asked about what he would be doing during his “Tonight Show” debut Simpson announced, “I understand I’m doing a monologue, I hope it doesn’t involve talking.”

It takes a wide screen to fully capture Homer’s stupidity, and “The Simpsons Movie” does it. In the film, opening everywhere July 27, Homer must save the world from a catastrophe he himself created.

Due to scheduling restrictions, the first time film star will be restricted to making a brief appearance during the show’s monologue.

“The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” is from Big Dog Productions in association with Universal Media Studios. Debbie Vickers is the executive producer.

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