Jeffrey Michael Tambor
is an American actor and voice actor well known for his deep tenor voice. He is best known for his roles as Hank Kingsley
on the HBO
satirical sitcom The Larry Sanders Show
and as George Bluth
and Oscar Bluth
on the Fox
sitcom Arrested Development
. He also played Augustus Mayhoo in the 2000
adaptation of Dr. Seuss
' How the Grinch Stole Christmas.
He also voiced King Neptune
in The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie
and King Peppy
For Disney, he voiced Santa Claus in the 2007 Disney direct-to-DVD film, Pooh's Super Sleuth Christmas Movie, as well as in the Doc McStuffins episode "A Very McStuffins Christmas." He voiced the Big-Nosed Thug in the 2010 Disney animated film, Tangled (a role he reprised in Tangled: The Series). He also voiced King Salmoneus in the episode "Hercules and the King of Thessaly" of the Disney animated series Hercules: The Animated Series, Randolph Verascola in The Proud Family episode; "Romeo Must Wed", and Nigel in Sofia the First. Tambor played the Wizard in The Muppets' Wizard of Oz. He also had a guest voice spot on Dinosaurs as Hank Hibler. He also originally voiced Glossaryck in Star vs. the Forces of Evil for the first three seasons before he was replaced by Keith David. He also played Maury Garner in the 1995 film, Heavyweights and Mr. Salomone in Eloise at the Plaza and Eloise at Christmastime and a lawyer in Under the Tuscan Sun. He also played Dr. Stevens in The Golden Girls season 5 premiere "Sick and Tired". He will play Roy Preston in Magic Camp.
Jeffrey Tambor speaks at the 2010 San Diego Comic Con.
Jeffrey Tambor behind the scenes of Tangled.
Jeffrey Tambor at premiere of Tangled in November 2010.
Jeffrey Tambor speaks at the Arrested Development panel at the 2012 Winter TCA Tour.
Jeffrey Tambor poses in the press room at the 67th annual Emmy Awards in September 2015.
Jeffrey Tambor attending the 73rd Golden Globes in January 2016.
Jeffrey Tambor speaks onstage during the 2016 Writers Guild Awards.
Jeffrey Tambor speaks at the Transparent panel of the 2016 Summer TCA Tour.
Jeffrey Tambor visits The Late Show with Stephen Colbert in June 2017.