Philip Edward "Phil" Hartman
was a Canadian-American actor, voice actor, comedian, graphic artist, and screenwriter who was best known for being a cast member on the NBC
late-night sketch comedy and variety show Saturday Night Live
, Bill McNeal on NBC's NewsRadio
, Captain Carl
in the first season of Pee-Wee's Playhouse
and for voicing Troy McClure
, Lionel Hutz
, Evan Conover, and Lyle Lanley on the popular Fox
animated series The Simpsons
, until his death in 1998
Phil Hartman as Chick Hazard in Private Eye.
Phil Hartman as Bill McNeal in NewsRadio.
- His surname was actually Hartmann, but he removed the second "n" to improve his i-ching number.