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Subject: OT: White actor Mike Henry to quit voicing black character Cleveland on "Family Guy" after 20 years


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Says a black actor should do it
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Date Posted: Friday, June 26, 05:44:38pm

https://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/wireStory/mike-henry-stop-voicing-black-character-family-guy-71485575

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Wonder if he'll stop voicing the Hispanic charcter Consuela as well (NT)Oh... nooo...Friday, June 26, 05:46:55pm
MANY non-Black voice actors are voluntarily giving up their animated voice gigs of mixed-race characters, opening to black voice actors. ...Actresses Kristen Bell (Big Mouth) and Jenny Slate ("Central Park") are others passing their gig on to black actors.Friday, June 26, 05:56:20pm
In the 1971 Jackson 5ive cartoons, I think Paul Frees voiced the black Berry Gordy-type manager (NT)Frees was white as wellFriday, June 26, 07:31:48pm
There Is A Youtuber Do Very Good Voice Impressions And He Is BlackDavid S.Friday, June 26, 07:39:39pm


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