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Creator: Hank Azaria

Henry Albert "Hank" Azaria (April 25, 1964-) is an American actor. Ever since 1990, he has voiced many secondary characters from The Simpsons, including miserable, suicidal, Jerkass bartender Moe Szyslak, Surfer Dude career criminal Snake Jailbird, fat, incompetent town cop Chief Clancy Wiggum, Indian note  Kwik-E-Mart clerk Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, the Sarcastic Middle Aged Clerk who sounds like Charles Bronson note , Jeff Albertson (the real name of the Android Dungeon's smarmy, basement-dwelling owner [and later, Audience Surrogate for all the nerds who complain about The Simpsons' downward spiral] Comic Book Guy), Milhouse's loser father, Kirk van Houten, Duff Beer's macho mascot, Duffman, Homer's Token Black friend, Carl Carlson, and other characters.

He also voiced Edward Brock/Venom in Spider-Man: The Animated Series and Bartok the bat in Anastasia.

Azaria's live action appearances include Jay Nichols in Herman's Head (which he considers an Old Shame, along with fellow Simpsons voice actress Yeardley Smithnote ), Nat the Dog Walker in Mad About You, and David (Phoebe's scientist boyfriend) in Friends, as well as his memorably slimeball role in Heat; the one where he has his head figuratively all the way up Ashley Judd's great ass. Played Agador the houseboy in The Birdcage, Kahmunrah in Night at the Museum Battle At The Smithsonian and the Blue Rajah in Mystery Men.

Both in appearance and through his seemingly endless repertoire of exotic accents, he's Ambiguously Brown. He is actually an American Sephardic Jewnote .

Named the trope Idiot Ball.

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alternative title(s): Hank Azaria
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