Kevin Michael Richardson Ready to Take Springfield’s Most Distinguished Chakli
Simpson It is announced that veteran voice actor Kevin Michael Richardson replaced Dr. Shearer after 30 years with Dr. As Hibbert’s voice.
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Sheer continues to give voice to his other characters, including Ned Flanders, Principal Skinner and Mr. Burns time limit.
Fox confirmed that last night Diary queen – The show’s 696th episode – will be the last to feature Shibber as Hibbert, with Richardson set to take over the character’s voice from next Sunday (February 28).
The move comes as part of a change in the voicing cast, following Karl’s decision to step down as Carl’s voice in September last year, prompting the show’s producers to reveal that the white cast is now non- Will not take the sound of white characters.
Azaria had previously voiced Apu, and earlier this year decided to distance herself from the character due to stereotypes she had separated from the character.
Actor told new York Times: “Once I realized that this character was thought of in this way, I didn’t want to participate in it right now. It just didn’t feel right. “
Also watched last night’s episode Simpson A tribute to the late Edna Crabapple actor Marcia Wallace using her old lines.
Producers reproduced two of Wallace’s spoken lines for her character, Mrs. Crabapple, a teacher at Springfield Elementary School. The move comes seven years after Wallace’s unexpected death in 2013, and was a deliberate choice to honor the Emmy Award-winning actor.
“Sadly, this is a very surprising thing. I did not know she was ill until it happened, ”said executive producer Al Jean Variety. “So we didn’t get a chance to say a proper goodbye to him on the show, and there is a small effort to do so.”