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Harry Shearer

Harry Shearer was born in 1943 in Los Angeles, California. His film debut was with Bud Abbott and Lou Costello in Abbott and Costello Go to Mars (1953), followed by The Robe (1953). Probably best known for his Saturday Night Live (1975) gigs, his NPR satire program "Le Show" and The Simpsons (1989), where he plays 21 characters. His best film may ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 8 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

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(12/28/77) Radio: Guest DJ for KSAN radio (San Francisco). See more »

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2 Interviews | 3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

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The Credibility Gap | Ed Roboto | Fearsome Harry Shearer | Frighticious Harry Shearer | Harry 'Dead Til 2005' Shearer | Harry 'I Want To Own All The Media In The World' Shearer | Harry 'I Want To Own Every Media In The World' Shearer | Harry 'I'll Dance on my Grave' Shearer | Harry 'O.J.' Shearer | Harry J. Shearer | Howlific Harry Shearer | Phone Hacky Shearer | Phone-Hacky Shearer | Derek Smalls | Spinal Tap


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[on which character in The Simpsons (1989) is hardest to voice] Burns requires lots of tea and honey. See more »


Is the voice of the announcer for between-show trivia tidbits and network commercials on TV Land. See more »

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