After continuing to search for acting work, in 1987 Cartwright auditioned for a role in a series of animated shorts about a dysfunctional family that was to appear on The Tracey Ullman Show.
For her subsequent work as Bart, Cartwright received a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Voice-Over Performance in 1992 and an Annie Award for Best Voice Acting in the Field of Animation in 1995.
Cartwright has voiced numerous animated characters, including Chuckie Finster in Rugrats and All Grown Up!
(the former of which was previously held by Christine Cavanaugh), Rufus in Kim Possible, Mindy in Animaniacs, Margo Sherman in The Critic and Chip in The Kellys.
Born Nancy Campbell Cartwright on 25th October, 1957 in Dayton, OH, she is famous for Voice of Bart Simpson in a career that spans 1980–present.
Nancy Jean Cartwright is an American film and television actress, comedian and voice artist.
She is best known for her long-running role as Bart Simpson on the animated television series The Simpsons.
She has been in one celebrity relationship averaging approximately 12.9 years.
is an American voice actress, film and television actress, and comedian.
She is known for her long-running role as Bart Simpson on the animated television series The Simpsons.
Cartwright also voices other characters for the show, including Nelson Muntz, Ralph Wiggum, Todd Flanders, Kearney, and Database. Cartwright moved to Hollywood in 1978 and trained alongside voice actor Daws Butler.
Her first professional role was voicing Gloria in the animated series Richie Rich, which she followed with a starring role in the television movie Marian Rose White (1982) and her first feature film, Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983).