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‘Futurama’ Revival: Bender Voice Actor John DiMaggio Rallies Fans Frustrated By Recasting

Whereas longtime Futurama assert actor hasn’t but issued a assertion relating to his absence from Hulu’s sequence revival, he’s aloof managed to acquire his sentiments on the topic across, through a series of somewhat pointed retweets.

“Without @TheJohnDiMaggio #Futurama & @hulu  can bite my steel gripping ass,” read one fan message shared by DiMaggio through his worthy Twitter yarn.

“in actuality hoping they be obvious @TheJohnDiMaggio is within the new futurama. “Could per chance aloof that no longer occur, Bender will be recast.” how excessive are they?” read one more.  “(“LETS GET MORE FUTURAMA, DO WE REALLY NEED JOHN?” ahh yes, yes you enact).”

“They want to acquire the deal executed with @TheJohnDiMaggio or we’ve got a scenario,” a Third Twitter person declared, with one more exclaiming, “Approach on, pay the man! @TheJohnDiMaggio.”

Hulu finalized deals for 20 new episodes of Matt Groening and David X. Cohen’s cult lively sequence this day, after months of negotiations. Groening and Cohen are each returning for the new season, topic to premiere in 2023, as beforehand reported, collectively with the bulk of the sequence’ assert solid, collectively with Billy West, Katey Sagal, Tress MacNeille, Maurice LaMarche, Lauren Tom, Phil LaMarr and David Herman.

DiMaggio, who voiced nasty-mouthed robotic Bender and an assortment of assorted characters, turned into the one fundamental absence from this day’s announcement, after failing to conform to a take care of Futurama studio 20th Television Animation, much like that negotiated for his fellow leads West and Sagal. Closing date hears that while his roles are currently being recast sooner than the first desk read on Monday, there may be aloof a want on either aspect for him to advance wait on.

First airing on Fox from 1999-2003, Futurama specializes within the life of Philip Fry (West), a 25-year-archaic pizza shipping boy who accidentally freezes himself on December 31, 1999 and wakes up 1,000 years later with a recent birth at life and a “various” new neighborhood of chums collectively with Leela (Sagal), a grand but beautiful one-eyed alien and Bender, a robotic who possesses human traits and flaws.

Hulu’s revival of the point to is the third. It turned into first introduced wait on in 2007 after being canceled midway thru manufacturing on Season 4, with four sigh-to-DVD motion pictures that aired as 30-minute episodes on Comedy Central sparking passion in new seasons. Its 2nd revival got here about in 2010.

The seriesdeveloped by Groening and Cohen is produced by 20th Television Animation—a segment of Disney Television Studios—with Tough Draft Studios, Inc. contributing the animation. All previous seasons of the point to are currently available for streaming on Hulu.

The posts retweeted by DiMaggio on Wednesday will be stumbled on below.

Without @TheJohnDiMaggio #Futurama & @hulu can bite my steel gripping asshttps://t.co/zJzW7xvU50 pic.twitter.com/mU1hyoCMAb

— tom42 (@go2tom42) February 9, 2022

in actuality hoping they be obvious @TheJohnDiMaggio is within the new futurama. “Could per chance aloof that no longer occur, Bender will be recast.” how excessive are they? (“LETS GET MORE FUTURAMA, DO WE REALLY NEED JOHN?” ahh yes, yes you enact)

— Greg Tangey (@ruxton) February 9, 2022

Right files… Nearly all people.

They want to acquire the deal executed with @TheJohnDiMaggio or we’ve got a scenario.@ericlopez247 https://t.co/4WJkF3ztOM

— John (@RaginLeprechaun) February 9, 2022

Approach on, pay the man! @TheJohnDiMaggio https://t.co/axOwSbl1iC

— ThingyBlahBlah3 (@ThingyBlahBlah3) February 9, 2022

Agreed. He’s THE Bender. Break of account.

— Chris W. Brown (@ChrisBr6511) February 9, 2022

I heard @TheJohnDiMaggio hasn’t signed on but. What’s up with that??

— Keith Rieger (@Smokefromashes) February 9, 2022

Okay I take it wait on… I WAS cushty unless I observed this. I’m sorry but there may be most efficient one one who can assert Bender and that’s the reason @TheJohnDiMaggio pic.twitter.com/IvKucLvmjv

— 💀DeathMetalViking💀 (@DeathMetalV) February 9, 2022

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