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Harry Shearer

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Harry Shearer
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Real full name: Harry Julius Shearer
Job: Voice actor
Birth date: December 23, 1943 (1943-12-23) (age 77)
Birth place: Los Angeles, California, United States
Number of episodes: 706
Seasons active: Season 1 - Present
First episode: "Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire"
Most recent episode: "The Last Barfighter"
First album: The Simpsons Sing the Blues
Latest album: The Simpsons: Testify

Harry Julius Shearer (born December 23, 1943) is an award-winning American actor, voice actor, author, filmmaker, humorist, musician, radio host, and writer, best known for his work on Saturday Night Live (1979–1980, 1984–1985) and The Simpsons (1989–present). He voices many characters, including Kent Brockman, Mr. Burns, Ned Flanders, Julius Hibbert (until 2021), Kang, Lenny Leonard, Timothy Lovejoy, Jr., Otto Mann, Seymour Skinner, Waylon Smithers and Rainier Wolfcastle. He is married to Welsh singer-songwriter Judith Owen who voiced herself in the season 13 episode "The Blunder Years".

Possible departure in Spring 2015[edit]

In May 2015, Harry Shearer told by twitter that he wouldn't be in the show anymore and that he hadn't signed the same deal as the rest of the cast had. Then, in July 7, he said he returned to the show and signed that deal.[1]



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