Jenny Slate Quits ‘Big Mouth’ role, says Black characters ‘should be played by Black people’

(Hollywood Reporter) Netflix’s animated series Big Mouth will recast the role of Missy — at the request of the actor who has voiced her thus far, Jenny Slate. Apple will also recast a biracial character, currently voiced by Kristen Bell, in its animated show Central Park.

Slate and Big Mouth‘s creators said in social media posts Wednesday that they will cast a Black actor to voice the middle schooler in the future. MORE INFO HERE!

 

 

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