Hank Azaria Biography

Henry Albert "Hank" Azaria is an American film, television and stage actor, director, producer, writer, voice actor, and comedian. He is noted for being one of the principal voice actors on the animated television series The Simpsons, on which he performs the voices of Moe Szyslak, Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, Chief Wiggum, Comic Book Guy, Carl Carlson and numerous others. Azaria, who attended Tufts University, joined the show with little voice acting experience, but became a regular in its second season, with many of his performances on the show being based on famous actors and characters.

Alongside his continued voice acting on The Simpsons, Azaria became more widely known through his live-action appearances in films such as The Birdcage and Godzilla. He has continued to star in numerous films including Mystery Men, America's Sweethearts, Shattered Glass, Along Came Polly, Run Fatboy Run, Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian and The Smurfs. He also had recurring roles on the television series Mad About You and Friends, and starred in the drama Huff, playing the title character, as well as appearing in the popular stage musical Spamalot. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Hank Azaria
Full Name:
Henry Albert Azaria
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Comedian, Actor, Voice Actor, Television producer, Writer, Film director
Ethnicity:
Sephardi Jews, Greek American, Jewish American
Religion:
Sephardic law and customs
Date of Birth:
April 25, 1964 (53)
Astrological Sign:
Taurus
Marriages
  • 1999-07-17
    Academy Award-winning actress Helen Hunt (36) weds "The Simpsons" voice actor Hank Azaria (35) in Los Angeles, California
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