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- In its original run there were four production seasons of Futurama. However due to the large lead time in creating episodes and the hectic nature of the broadcast schedule they were broadcast as five seasons.
- The first of four straight-to-DVD Futurama movies, Futurama: Bender's Big Score, was released in the US on November 27, 2007.
- When Futurama aired on Cartoon Network's Adult Swim, it gained more popularity and merchandise sales than when it aired on Fox.
- Voice of Bender John DiMaggio also voices Jake from the Cartoon Network series Adventure Time.
- Season 6 and season 7 were Futurama's longest seasons. They both consisted of 26 episodes.
- Season 5 was made up of four straight-to-video films that were "chopped up" into individual episodes.
- Fry is the most cosplayed character from the series.
- After New New York introduced owls to counter the rat/pigeon population, they replaced both species as the vermin of the 31st century.
- Planet Express' slogan is "Our crew is replaceable. Your package isn't."
- When Futurama was picked up by Comedy Central, the writers went from 12 to 7 and composer Tyng was not able to make use of his orchestra.
- IGN ranked Futurama number eight of the "Top 100 Animated Series."
- Futurama was ranked by WatchMojo as the second best cartoon to be cancelled in 2014.
- Bender has made many cameo appearances in The Simpsons, another TV series created by Matt Groening.
- Amy Wong has been interning for Professor Farnsworth for 12 years.
- According to Matt Groening, Kif Kroker is based on "an annoyed Mr. Spock."
- After having an intimate encounter with a younger version of his grandmother, Fry became his own grandfather.
- The mascot of the fictional soft drink Slurm, Slurms MaKenzie, is named after Spuds MaKenzie, the mascot of Bud Light Beer.
- Tarquin's boat "Flotsam and Jetsam," shares its name with Ursula's eels from The Little Mermaid.
- Mars University's mottos include "Knowledge brings fear" and "A giant pulsating mind is a terrible thing to waste."
- Professor Farnsworth's bank account number (299792458) is the speed of light in meters per second.
- Amy's birthday is May 4th, while Zoidberg's birthday is May 5th.
- The planet Uranus has been renamed to Urectum.
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