US enlivened parody arrangement The Simpsons will no longer utilize white entertainers for the voices of characters from other ethnic foundations, the show’s makers state.

The show, communicate on Fox Network, has confronted long stretches of analysis over white on-screen character Hank Azaria’s voiceover of Indian-American character Apu.

Mr Azaria said not long ago that he was venturing down from the job.

Media outlets has gone under developing strain to give more chances to non-white entertainers.

Friday’s declaration comes in the wake of the Black Lives Matter fights, which were started by the passing of African-American George Floyd in US police guardianship on 25 May.

“Pushing ahead, The Simpsons will no longer have white on-screen characters voice non-white characters,” the makers said in a short articulation.

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In January, Mr Azaria said he would never again be playing out the voice of Indian accommodation storekeeper Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, a job he had played since the character was made in 1990.

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Hank Azaria said it was imperative to “tune in to Indian individuals and their experience”

“We as a whole settled on the choice together… We as a whole concurred on it. We as a whole vibe like it’s the best thing,” he said at that point.

The show had been blamed for utilizing the character such that strengthened racial generalizations.

Mr Azaria – who gives the voice of different characters, including dark cop Lou and the Mexican-American Bumblebee Man – said he thought that it was “extremely upsetting to me by and by and expertly” that anybody felt underestimated in view of Apu.

Fox Network’s announcement on Friday didn’t state whether Apu or different characters would keep on highlighting in the show.

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