Don’t expect too much from it, though, he’s going to phone in his performance. Literally. One of the main condition seems to be him being able to do other projects and doing his recordings for the Simpsons via phone while doing so....

I guess that means Mr. Burns will live but to a lot of phone calls in the next two seasons...

OK, I assume they have the techinical skils nowadys to figre out a way not to make it sound like it’s phoned in...