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Harry Shearer

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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, followed by The Robe. Probably best known for his Saturday Night Live gigs, his NPR satire program "Le Show" and The Simpsons, where he plays 21 characters. His best film may be This Is Spinal Tap, where he played bass player Derek Smalls. There was also an episode on The Simpsons where he reprised this role. His film work includes Godzilla, in which "Simpsons" cast members Hank Azaria and Nancy Cartwright also appeared. Shearer has also directed a film, Teddy Bears' Picnic, in which he also stars.  See full bio on IMDb »

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The Simpsons: Harry Shearer Breaks with Cast in New Demand

Harry Shearer
Breaks with Cast In New 'Simpsons' Demand

Harry Shearer never told his fellow cast members he was planning on making a new demand to FOX ... and it has both surprised them and thrown a monkey wrench in the negotiations ... sources… READ MORE >

'Simpsons' Star Harry Shearer -- I'll Take a Pay Cut, But I Want ...

'Simpsons' Actor
I'll Take a MASSIVE Paycut, But I Want ...

Harry Shearer -- who voices Smithers, Mr. Burns and several other major characters on "The Simpsons" -- says he is willing to take an even BIGGER pay cut than FOX wants him to ... but he has a… READ MORE >

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