Morgan Spurlock Helms “Simpsons” Special

Oscar-nominated filmmaker Morgan Spurlock (“Super Size Me,” “Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden,” TV’s “30 Days”) is set to produce and direct “The Simpsons 20th Anniversary Special in 3-D on Ice” airing Thursday, January 14th on Fox.

The documentary special will be the momentous conclusion to the “Best. 20 Years. Ever.,” a year-long global celebration of “The Simpsons” that launched in January 2009 and culminates on the 20th anniversary of the series’ debut.

In “The Simpsons 20th Anniversary Special in 3-D on Ice,” Spurlock will examine the cultural phenomenon of “The Simpsons” in his distinctive and innovative style. The special will document how the world sees “The Simpsons” and how the Simpson family has seen the world for two decades.