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‘The Simpsons’ reveals new Carl actor following Hank Azaria’s exit

The Simpsons has introduced the actor taking on the voice position of Homer’s finest pal Carl Carlson.

Hank Azaria’s choice to step down from the position, having voiced Carl because the very starting, prompted the present’s producers to vow that white actors would not voice non-white characters.

Carl will now be voiced by Higher Issues actor Alex Désert, making his first look within the season 32 premiere this Sunday (September 25).

Azaria had beforehand voiced Apu as nicely, and decided earlier this year to distance himself from the character because of the stereotypes perpetuated by the character.

The Associates star informed the New York Times: “As soon as I realised that that was the best way this character was considered, I simply didn’t need to take part in it anymore. It simply didn’t really feel proper.”

A number of animated exhibits have been criticised for casting white actors to voice characters of color in the previous couple of months.

Alison Brie, who voiced Vietnamese-American author Diane Nguyen on Bojack Horseman, apologised for her position, whereas Kristen Bell who voiced Molly on Central Park stepped down.

Jenny Slate, who beforehand voiced Missy on Large Mouth, stepped down for the position this summer time. The character will now be played by Ayo Edibiri.

Reflecting on the whitewashing controversy throughout animated exhibits, Rick and Morty co-creator Dan Harmon shared his thoughts last week.

“The wave has gotten to the purpose the place it’s enormous now, however we’ve been in that water for a bit,” he defined on the Emmys.

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“And I’ve – not even out of the Aristocracy, however out of pragmatism – I’ve at all times been of the thoughts that there’s numerous actors on the market; if we’re saying that it’s necessary a part of a personality they’re of a sure background, the easiest way to do that is to search out an actor of that background.”

Harmon then added: “Nevertheless it will get into this bizarre query, ‘What in case you didn’t discover an actor from that individual group for illustration functions?’ or ‘What if that actor is the worst actor on this planet?’ These conversations are minefields.”

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