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Futurama

Genres: Animation, Comedy, Science Fiction
Broadcast on: M-Net, Vuzu, FOX Africa

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Broadcaster information
International channels
Fox : 28 Mar 1999 - 21 Apr 2002
Comedy Central : 23 Mar 2008 - 04 Sep 2013

South African channels

M-Net : 14 Oct 1999 - 05 Nov 2003
Vuzu : 06 Dec 2010 - 05 Dec 2013
FOX Africa : 09 Apr 2015 - 18 May 2015

About the Show

Futurama is an American animated sci-fi sitcom created by Matt Groening and developed by Groening and David X. Cohen for the Fox network which follows the adventures of a late 20th-century New York City pizza delivery boy who, after being cryogenically frozen for a thousand years, finds employment at Planet Express, an interplanetary delivery company in the 31st century.

Futurama, as the name suggests, is set in the distant future. In 1999, Phillip J. Fry (or Fry for short), a New York City pizza delivery man, accidentally cryogenically freezes himself, only to be accidentally thawed 1,000 years later, in the year 2999.

Fry tries to survive in this new world by getting a job as a delivery man in a company called Planet Express, run by a distant nephew.

He works with Leela, the one-eyed captain of the delivery ship; Bender, an alcoholic robot without morals; Hermes Conrad, the Jamaican manager; Professor Farnsworth, Fry's distant relative; Amy Wong, an intern; and Zoidberg, a lobster.

Futurama, created by Matt Groening, developed by Groening and David X. Cohen, is produced by The Curiosity Company in association with 20th Century Fox Television.


Starring

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Philip J. Fry, Various

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Turanga Leela

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Bender, Various

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Mom, Various

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Morbo, Kif Kroker, Various

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Amy Wong, Various

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Hermes Conrad, Various

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Additional Voices


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