Newswire: Homer Simpson presented James L. Brooks with a career achievement award

Prolific producer and director James L. Brooks is one of the most consistently honored people working in Hollywood. He’s won Oscars, Golden Globes, and numerous other plaudits from organizations spanning the globe. Just counting Primetime Emmy Awards, Brooks has something like 18 of the things, including 10 just from his work on The Simpsons, where he’s served as an executive producer ever since his instrumental role in the show’s creation more than 25 years ago.

Now, one of Brooks’ most famous co-creations, Homer Simpson, has taken to the stage to sing the producer’s praises as well. Voiced as always by Dan Castellaneta, Homer appeared in a clip put together for the Television Critics Association to present Brooks with a Career Achievement Award. And while there might have been a time when The Simpsons would have taken this opportunity to fire a few shots at an award …

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