Daniel Louis "Dan" Castellaneta is an American actor, voice actor, comedian and screenwriter. Noted for his long-running role as Homer Simpson on the animated television series The Simpsons, he voices many other characters on The Simpsons, including Abraham "Grampa" Simpson, Barney Gumble, Krusty the Clown, Groundskeeper Willie, Mayor Quimby and Hans Moleman. Born in Oak Park, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, Castellaneta started taking acting classes at a young age. He would listen to his father's comedy records and do impressions of the artists. After graduating from Northern Illinois...
|Birthdate:||October 29, 1957|
|Birthplace:||Oak Park, Illinois|
|Education:||Northern Illinois University, Oak Park and River Forest High School|
|Also known as:||Daniel Louis Castellaneta, Daniel Louis Castell, Black Castellaneta|