Quote: "In order to get the cat to kiss me they had to paint my face with cat food. They don't teach you that in acting school. I had a little kitty goatee of cat food... It was absolutely the worst moment of my life." Hank Azaria on kissing his feline co-star in The Smurfs.
Fact: Memorabilia from TV shows The Simpsons and Family Guy is going under the hammer for charity. Actor Hank Azaria's sale, on internet auction website eBay, includes the chance to receive a personalised voicemail message from a Simpsons character. Proceeds will go to Determined to Succeed, which aids needy students in Los Angeles.
Quote: "Hank is amazingly well built. He's got an incredible physique. He runs 10 miles a day and he's really buff, so it was quite sickening to stand there and look at his Adonis-type figure." Simon Pegg didn't enjoy naked locker room scenes with co-star Hank Azaria in hit comedy RUN, FATBOY, RUN.
Fact: Hank Azaria and SHAWN OF THE DEAD star Simon Pegg are in training to compete for the affection of Thandie Newton in new David Schwimmer-directed comedy, RUN, FAT BOY, RUN. In the film, Pegg will fight to win back the bride he jilted at the altar (Newton) from her new boyfriend, a marathon runner (Azaria).