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  1. Harry Shearer: 'Simpsons' Contract Saga "Wasn't a Stunt"

    7:39 am 8/4/2015

    The voice of Mr. Burns (and 20 others) said there were "real issues that had to be resolved."Read more

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  2. New York Film Fest: Christopher Guest Recalls Odd 'Spinal Tap' Fans, Fun of Making Movie

    4:08 pm 10/11/2014

    At a 30th anniversary screening, the man behind Nigel Tufnel also revealed how the movie's running joke of drummers having freak accidents continued in real lifeRead more

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  3. Harry Shearer Talks Taboo Topics Like Priests and 'Deaf Boys' on New Album: 'I'm Not Tiptoeing ... I'm Walking Straight Into It' (Q&A)

    11:00 am 8/24/2012

    The "Spinal Tap" star and Grammy-nominated comedy great tells the inside story of his collaborations with Dr. John, Jane Lynch, and Fountains of Wayne on musical-comedy collection "Can't Take a Hint."Read more

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  4. Richard Nixon Comedy Show too Subtle for U.S., Says Creator Harry Shearer

    10:36 am 4/17/2012

    “Spinal Tap” star makes one-off satire for BSkyB’s Sky Arts channel in the U.K.Read more

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  5. 'Simpsons' Actor Harry Shearer Says He's Willing to Cut His Salary by 70 Percent

    10:03 am 10/7/2011

    The performer who voices Mr. Burns, among other characters, says he's willing to go lower than the studio's proposed cut, so long as he gets a share of the show's profits.Read more

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