Henry Albert "Hank" Azaria (April 25, 1964-) is an American actor. Ever since 1990, he has voiced many secondary characters from The Simpsons
, and has done several notable roles that prompt a Hey, It's That Guy!
From The Simpsons
alone, he notably voices: miserable, suicidal, Jerkass
bartender Moe Szyslak; Surfer Dude
career criminal Snake Jailbird; fat, incompetent town cop Chief Clancy Wiggum; Asian Kwik-E-Mart clerk Apu Nahasapeemapetilon; the "Sarcastic Middle Aged Clerk" who sounds like Charles Bronson; smug, fat nerd Jeff Albertson (better known as Comic Book Guy); Milhouse's loser father, Kirk van Houten; Duff Beer's macho mascot, Duffman; Homer's Token Black
friend, Carl Carlson; and many more minor instances.
He also voiced Edward Brock/Venom in Spider-Man: The Animated Series
and Bartok the bat in Anastasia
On the side of live action appearances, Azaria's has performed in more diverse roles, which include:
Both in appearance and through his seemingly endless repertoire of exotic accents, he's Ambiguously Brown
. He is actually an American Sephardic Jew. Also notably provided the Trope Namer
quote for Idiot Ball