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Olivia Coleman to play ‘femme fatal’ in an episode of The Simpsons

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We did not see this coming!

August 17, 2019 – 18:02 BST Jenni McKnight

She’s flying top in her profession after profitable a Best Actress Oscar in February, however Olivia Coleman has taken an surprising flip after signing up to megastar in one of TV’s longest-running displays – The Simpsons! That’s proper, Olivia is branching into animation and can lend her voice to a “femme fatal” who solely has eyes for the one-and-only Homer Simpson. Her guest-starring function has been lauded as “one of the best guest appearances in Simpson’s history”, and bearing in mind the lengthy listing of famous person cameos that experience gave the impression ahead of her, this is no simple feat.

The actress’ function in the American sitcom’s 31st collection was once introduced on Twitter via the display’s govt manufacturer James L. Brooks on Friday. He excitedly wrote: “Just this second came from recording one of the best guest appearances in Simpson’s history. No kidding, I am flying. Olivia Coleman playing the most down-home femme fatal ever who attracts every man she’s ever met but falls hard, harder than she ever imagined, for Homer Simpson.” How wonderful does this sound?

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Will Homer be seduced via Olivia’s persona? 

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But Olivia isn’t the one big-name display bosses have introduced on board – even though it sort of feels the others have so much to are living up to judging via James’ response to Olivia. John Legend, Chrissy Teigan, and Game of Thrones megastar Jason Momoa are all set to make an look. “He is the celebrity that shows up and talks about this legend of this saint who was ground up and martyred and became the origin of modern-day pistachio ice cream.” Producer Al Jean stated of Jason’s cameo. “He tells this very gruesome story – and then Patty and Selma want him to sign their boobs and he runs away.”

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Olivia gained a Best Actress Oscar for The Favourite

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Aside from seducing Homer Simpson, Olivia has been busy portraying Queen Elizabeth in hit Netflix display The Crown, taking up from Claire Foy, which she lately published was once “horrendous”. She stated: “Everyone loves Claire Foy, so I have got the worst job in the world at the moment.”

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