The Simpsons Celebrate New Episodes with Homer Sculpture

7 years ago by Nadya Vlassoff

The SimpsonsAhead of The Simpsons on March 4, Fox commissioned sculptor Richard Becker to create a bronze bust of Homer’s head with a shoulder donut as a new Simpsons accessory.

In fact, in an homage to Homer, it was The Simpsons executive producer Matt Groening himself who took a bite out of the donut before it was cast and added to the statue. Talk about authenticity.

Check out the behind-the-scenes clip of the The Simpsons sculpture, along with the unveiling of the Homer bust to eager fans and media:

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Nadya Vlassoff

Nadya Vlassoff joined The Deadbolt in 2009 and currently serves as associate content director and contributing editor. A former writer for the boutique apparel and accessories blog, Nadya has interviewed and worked with a variety of top names in pop culture, fashion, entertainment and sports.