Apr. 25th, 1964
Queens, New York, USA
5' 11 1/2
Guest TV Roles
Bud Buckwald (Voiced)
Himself - Guest
Comic Book Guy (Voiced)
Hank Azaria (born April 25, 1964) is an American film, television and stage actor, director, and comedian. He is noted for being one of the principal voice actors on the animated television series The Simpsons.
- Based the voice of quack Dr. Nick Rivera (in _"The Simpsons" (1989)_ (qv)) on actor 'Desi Arnaz' (qv).
- Based the voice of Chief Wiggum (in _"The Simpsons" (1989)_ (qv)) on actor 'Edward G. Robinson (I)' (qv).
- Was a camper at the real life Camp Towanda, where the movie _Wet Hot American Summer (2001)_ (qv) was filmed.
- Was a bartender in New York at the Arcadia.
- Was trained at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York.
- Based the voice of Lou the Cop (in _"The Simpsons" (1989)_ (qv)) on actor 'Sylvester Stallone' (qv).
- His family is of Sephardic Jewish background.
- Attended college with 'Oliver Platt' (qv); attended acting school with 'Sharon Stone (I)' (qv).