Susan Boyle featured in 'Futurama' spoof
Published Jul 2 2010, 10:05 BST | By Morgan Jeffery Futurama
recently aired an episode that poked fun at Britain's Got Talent
singer Susan Boyle
In the episode, which aired last night on Comedy Central, it is revealed that one-eyed mutant Leela (voiced by Katey Segal) has a singing boil on her rear named Susan.
When new boyfriend Fry (Billy West) discovers the boil, he uploads a video of it to a website and creates an online sensation, mirroring Boyle's real-life
The episode - titled 'Attack of the Killer App' - was the third aired since Comedy Central resurrected Futurama
. The show was originally cancelled by Fox in 2003 after four seasons.
Boyle's success was previously
referred to in Futurama
co-creator Matt Groening's other hit series The Simpsons