The creators of the American cartoon “the Simpsons” said ban white non-white actors to voice the characters. On it informs edition Deadline.
The decision was followed by the actor Mike Henry that he will no longer voice a black character Cleveland in the animated series “family Guy”. The reason for the decision was that the actor himself is white, and the character is black.
Previously, “the Simpsons” has been accused of racism because a minor character APU Nahasapeemapetilon. This image is repeatedly called a racist caricature of immigrants from South Asia, which contains many negative stereotypes. In 2018, it was reported that the creators of “the Simpsons” made the decision to remove the APU from the show because of the complaints of viewers, but later it became known that promised to do this the producer has no relation to the animated series. In January this year, the actor Hank Azaria has stated that it will no longer be the voice of APU.
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