Is Hank Azaria married? Yes, he is. His wife’s name is Katie Wright (born on December 25, 1971) who is well-known for being a former American actress. The couple started dating in 2007 and married in the same year. From their conjugal life, the couple welcomed a son named Hal on June 6, 2009. The beautiful family of three moved to New York in 2013 where they lived in a rented home for two years on 80th Street.
Talking about his past relationship, Azaria was also romantically linked with actress Julie Warner (born on February 9, 1965) in the early 1990s. After that, he started dating actress Helen Hunt (born on June 15, 1963). Azaria and Hunt married on July 17, 1999, in a traditional Jewish ceremony in Southern California. They separated after a year and later divorce was filed by Hunt citing irreconcilable differences making them formally divorced since December 18, 2000. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Hunt:
Who is Hank Azaria?
Born as Henry Albert Azaria, he landed the planet on April 25, 1964, which makes his age be 56 years old as of 2020. By profession, he is an American actor, comedian, singer, voice actor as well as a successful producer. He is mostly known for his voice characterizations in The Simpsons including Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, Moe Szyslak, Chief Wiggum, Comic Book Guy and others.
Early Life and Education
Azaria was born in 1964 and his place of birth is in Queens, New York City, the United States of America. Talking about his family background, he was born to the parents named Ruth Altcheck (mother) and Albert Azaria (father). Both of his parents are Sephardic Jewish and his grandparents are from Thessaloniki, Greece’s Spanish Jewish community. His family members used Ladino language for communication at home.
His father was a businessman who used to run multiple dress-manufacturing businesses. His mother is a former publicist for Columbia Pictures. He is also blessed with two older sisters named Elise and Stephanie. He grew up memorizing and mimicking the scripts of various films and shows.
Regarding his education, he went to The Kew-Forest School in Forest Hills. At the age of 16, he decided to pursue his career in the acting field after performing in a school play. Later, he was enrolled at Tufts University where he studied drama from 1981 to 1985.
Career and Professional Life
Azaria became the part of an animated sitcom named The Simpsons following his graduation from Tufts University. He became regular in the series from its second season. Most of his performance on the sitcom is based on popular characters and actors. He also gained popularity after working in the films like Godzilla (1998), Mystery Men (1999), The Birdcage (1996), America’s Sweethearts (2001), Along Came Polly (2004), Run Fatboy Run (2007), Shattered Glass (2003), Night at the Museum (2009), Run Fatboy Run (2007) and The Smurfs (2011).
He is also recognized for his recurring roles in Mad About You and Friends as well as in the drama Huff (2004–2006). He has also been the part of television films like Uprising (2001) and Tuesdays With Morrie (1999).
Hank Azaria has been married twice. His first wife’s name is Helen Hunt whom he started dating since 2004 and celebrated the wedding on July 17, 1999. Their divorce was concluded in the following year on December 18, 2000. His second wife is none other than Katie Wright who is known for appearing in the romantic comedy Hairshirt. Azaria and Wright are now the parents of a son who was born in June 2009.
American actor Hank Azaria stands at a tall height of 5 feet and 11.5 inches. He weighs about 78 kilograms making him perfectly balanced as per his perfect height. His chiseled face is one of his distinctive features. He is a fitness freak and therefore is under a routine diet and workout plans.
Salary and Net worth
The Birdcage star Hank Azaria has an estimated net worth of 73 million USD. He is active in the industry since his childhood days and has been able to establish himself as a voice actor, actor and a singer as well. From his successful journey in the entertainment industry, Azaria earned a Screen Actors Guild Award alongside six Emmy awards.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of Hank Azaria is prepared by various wiki sites including IMDb and Wikipedia. Join him on Instagram @hankazaria where he has amassed more than 50k followers. He is also active on Twitter @hankazaria where he is being followed by over 275k followers.