Full Name: Henry Albert Azaria
Why Famous: Noted for being one of the principal voice actors on the animated television series "The Simpsons" (1989–present), on which he performs the voices of Moe Szyslak, Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, Chief Wiggum, Comic Book Guy, Carl Carlson and numerous others.
Azaria is alo a comic and dramatic actor, appearing in such films as "The Birdcage" (1997) and "Godzilla" (1998). His TV roles include "Mad About You", "Friends" and "Huff".
Both Azaria's voice work and acting has been nominated for numerous awards and he won six Emmy awards.
- 1999-07-17 Academy Award-winning actress Helen Hunt (36) weds "The Simpsons" voice actor Hank Azaria (35) in Los Angeles, California
- 1989-12-17 "The Simpsons" created by Matt Groening, premieres on Fox TV as a full animated series with the episode, "Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire"
- 2018-04-29 Animated series "The Simpsons" surpasses 635-episode count of "Gunsmoke"'; highest number of episodes of any series on TV