April 25, 1964 (59)
Hank Azaria is an American actor, comedian, and voice actor, best known for his work in the popular animated television series “The Simpsons”. Over the course of his long and successful career, Azaria has also collaborated with several other prominent artists and celebrities in the entertainment industry. He has lent his voice to a wide range of animated characters in television shows and films, including the character of Gargamel in the live-action/animated film “The Smurfs” and its sequel. In addition to his voice work, Azaria has appeared in numerous films and television shows, including “Friends”, “Ray Donovan”, and “Brockmire”. Azaria has won several awards throughout his career, including six Emmy Awards, for his work on “The Simpsons” and other projects.
Azaria has also appeared in several films and television shows alongside other actors, such as Robert De Niro and Billy Crystal in “Analyze This”, Ben Stiller and Jennifer Aniston in “Along Came Polly”, and Robin Williams and Nathan Lane in “The Birdcage”. Additionally, Azaria has lent his voice to a variety of animated characters in films and television shows, often working alongside other well-known voice actors such as Tom Hanks and Tim Allen in the “Toy Story” franchise.
In addition to his work in the entertainment industry, Azaria has also been an advocate for animal welfare and has been involved with several animal rescue organizations. He has been a supporter of the animal welfare organization the Humane Society of the United States and has worked with the group to raise awareness about animal cruelty and promote animal rights.