Hank Azaria – Getting over someone is a…

Getting over someone is a grieving process. You mourn the loss of the relationship, and…


“Getting over someone is a grieving process. You mourn the loss of the relationship, and that’s only expedited by ‘Out of sight, out of mind.’ But when you walk outside and see them on a billboard or on TV or on the cover of a magazine, it reopens the wound. It’s a high-class problem, but it’s real.”
-Hank Azaria

Hank Azaria – In my cranky old age…

In my cranky old age, I actually prefer recording alone now, on ‘The Simpsons,’ for…


“In my cranky old age, I actually prefer recording alone now, on ‘The Simpsons,’ for example, because I find that the director can just focus on what I’m doing and I can do a lot of variations. A lot of times, when I record with a group, I’ll stay after class for another hour or two.”
-Hank Azaria

Hank Azaria – You can’t be funny for…

You can’t be funny for funny’s sake. You try to get as outrageous situation as…


“You can’t be funny for funny’s sake. You try to get as outrageous situation as you can but it always has to be believable and based in real character motivations and what people would really do.”
-Hank Azaria

Hank Azaria – I was a huge fan…

I was a huge fan of comedy and movies and TV growing up, and I…


“I was a huge fan of comedy and movies and TV growing up, and I was able to memorize and mimic a lot of things, not realizing that that meant I probably wanted to be an actor. I just really, really amused myself and my friends with memorizing entire George Carlin or Steve Martin albums.”
-Hank Azaria