Hank Azaria, The Voice of Apu on The Simpsons, Says He’s Willing to Step Aside from Apu to Include South Asian/Indian Voices
With everything that The Problem With Apu, the documentary by Hari Kondabolu, has pointed out, then the in-episode response from The Simpsons, the resulting remarks and suggested resolution on the controversy from Hank Azaria who has voiced Apu Nahasapeemapetilon for decades is kind of beautiful.
IFC Orders Series “Stan Against Evil” & “Brockmire” from Dana Gould and Hank Azaria
Bringing in Simpsons veterans is always a good call.
Gould’s series, called Stan Against Evil, follows an old, crotchety sheriff that is brought out of retirement to fight demons with is female sucessor. Azaria’s series, called Brockmire, centers on a disgraced big time baseball announcer that attempts a comeback in the minor leagues.
Look for both series on IFC’s schedule soon.
The Simpsons Are Going Live at The Hollywood Bowl Complete with an Orchestra
(via Rolling Stone)
This September, The Simpsons will go live on stage at The Hollywood Bowl along with an orchestra backing them for three special shows in a limited engagement.
The evening will be hosted by none other than Hank Azaria and will feature other voices behind The Simpsons as well as special guests like Weird Al Yankovic, Jon Lovitz, and more. Also, The Hollywood Bowl will get a Springfield makeover in case the show itself wasn’t enticing enough.
And to answer your question, yes, tickets are now on sale.