6 Different Actors – 105 Simpsons Characters
In just over two months, The Simpsons will begin its 25th season on air. The six main cast members – Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith and Hank Azaria, in charge of the voices of over 100 characters, are in ti for another ride.
The Tragecedian blog on Tumblr provided a nice visual layout of just how much these guys seem to do every time they make an episode.
Just Lisa Simpson
The Bouvier Family
And Marge Simpson, of course.
More Than Just Bart
In charge of kiddie voices that go beyond Bart Simpson: Todd Flanders, Nelson Muntz, Ralph Wiggum and more.
From Cats to Aliens
One of the busiest voice actors on the show, besides voicing god from time to time, Harry Shearer is also the voice behind Mr. Burns, Ned Flanders, Principal Skinner, Kent Brockman, Scratchy and Kang among many others.
Police Officers & Criminals
Another busy fella, Azaria is the man behind the voices of Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, Moe, Chief Wiggum, Comic Book Guy, Dr. Nick, Duffman and Snake among many others.
More Than Guys Who Love Beers
Homer Simpson, obviously, is the crown jewel, but there are also Grampa Simpson, Krusty, Barney Gumble, Mayor Quimby, Groundskeeper Willie and Sideshow Mel.