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
So, you want to be a comedian, is it?
It's my life long dream.
Well, that dream dies now! You're unfunny and untalented. That's why you're perfect for drama.
Hooray for Hollywood
Music by Richard A. Whiting
Lyrics by Johnny Mercer See more