The Planet Express staff is amazed to learn that Dr. Zoidberg is related to a famous comedian. Bender convinces a robot soap opera star to finance a movie in the hopes of getting an acting award.
Did You Know?
The character Harold Zoid, Dr. Zoidberg's uncle and a formerly famous silent hologram comedian, is an homage to Harold Lloyd
, a silent movie comedian popular in the early 20th century. Zoid has the same trademark full-moon spectacles as Lloyd, not to mention strikingly similar names and mannerisms. See more
During the Academy Awards for best soft-drink product placement, 'Star Trek - The Pepsi Generation' is listed as a nominee yet we find out in later episodes that even mentioning Star Trek is forbidden. See more
What category are they on?
They're giving out the minor technical awards. I think they're up to Writing.
Hooray for Hollywood
Music by Richard A. Whiting
Lyrics by Johnny Mercer See more