“I don’t want to sell stuff. It’s the one thing I don’t do,” he told New York magazine.
“We had a deal. The one thing I said was I will do the voice. I’m doing it basically because I want to be part of this animation tradition. I want something for my children. One deal is, I just don’t want to sell anything — as in Burger King, as in toys, as in stuff,” he later said on the Today Show.
Williams’ friend Eric Idle suggested that he “burn the Picasso live as a form of protest.”