Futurama: Set to Return This Summer!

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Go ahead and fully celebrate, Futurama fans.

While it was reported almost a year ago that the cartoon sitcom would return with new episodes this summer, enthusiasm was tempered a bit by the news that contract squabbles would prevent any of the original cast members from lending their voices to these new installments.

But that's a worry of the past, as evidenced by the Comedy Central promo below.

The video depicts all of our favorite characters, replete with the voices that made them famous. Watch it now and get psyched: 26 episodes will air on the cable network, starting in June.

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Futurama Quotes

It's just like the story of the grasshopper and the octopus. All year long the grasshopper kept burying acorns for winter while the octopus mooched off his girlfriend and watched TV. Then the winter came, and the grasshopper died, and the octopus ate all his acorns and also he got a racecar. Is any of this getting through to you?

Fry

Farnsworth: (on the phone) Oh, how awful. Did he at least die painlessly? To shreds, you say. Well, how is his wife holding up? To shreds, you say. Very well then. (hangs up) Sad, sad, terrible, gruesome news about my colleague, Dr. Mobutu.
Leela: Was his apartment rent-controlled?