Harry Shearer is an American actor, voice actor, comedian, writer, musician, radio host, director and producer who is best known for being a voice actor for the television series “The Simpsons” which he voices characters such as Lenny, Principal Skinner, Mr. Burns, and many more. Shearer was born in Los Angeles, California, and he started his career as a child actor. He made his television debut in the series “Omnibus” and since then, his television credits have gone on to include “The Jack Benny Program”, “Laverne & Shirley”, “Jack & Jill”, and he was also a cast member on “Saturday Night Live”. Shearer’s film credits include “This Is Spinal Tap”, “My Stepmother Is an Alien”, “Oscar”, “Pure Luck”, “Wayne’s World 2”, “Speechless”, “My Best Friend’s Wedding”, “Godzilla”, “The Truman Show”, “A Mighty Wind”, “Chicken Little”, “The Simpsons Movie”, “Father Figures”, and many more. Shearer has won a Primetime Emmy Award in Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance for his role in The Simpsons. Shearer has also published three books..
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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Harry Shearer.
Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Harry Shearer, with postponed or cancelled events due to COVID-19 are now, in certain cases, considering virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Harry Shearer or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Harry Shearer's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Harry Shearer for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Harry Shearer, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Harry Shearer. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the Harry Shearer booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Harry Shearer for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Harry Shearer booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Harry Shearer charge for an event. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book Harry Shearer for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Harry Shearer agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Harry Shearer, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Harry Shearer booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Harry Shearer, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Actor-Film, Actor-TV Show, Actor-Voice-Over Work, Writer, Male, Age Group-20's-50's