Voice actor Mike Henry said Friday on Twitter that he no longer will voice the Cleveland Brown character on Fox’s animated Family Guy.. Henry, who is … Mike Henry will no longer voice Family Guy character Cleveland Brown, becoming the latest white actor to step away from playing a character of color on an animated series. He played for the Pittsburgh Steelers (1958-61) and the Los Angeles Rams (1962-64). — Mike Henry (@mikehenrybro) June 26, 2020 UPDATE: Fox on Friday released a statement announcing that The Simpsons “will no longer have white actors voice non … He also had voiced the Latin maid, Consuela, in the series. THE FAMILY Guy voice actor who plays Cleveland Brown and Consuela has stepped down after 20 years to make way for a minority actor. Family Guy voice actor Mike Henry, who is white, announced that he will no longer voice Cleveland Brown, an African-American character, on Family Guy or The Cleveland Show. Voice actor Arif Zahir, also known as Azerrz, who does impressions of Cleveland on YouTube, has been tapped to replace Mike Henry, Cleveland's original portrayer. Mike Henry is the voice of Cleveland Brown, John Herbert “The Pervert”, Bruce, Consuela, and various other characters. 'Family Guy' voice actor Mike Henry says he is 'stepping down' from Cleveland Brown role on animated series The star has voiced the character since the series debuted in 1999. We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. He was an athletic professional football player at the time he entered the movies. Mike Henry is an actor, comedian, writer, and producer. Mike Henry, Actor: Smokey and the Bandit. Michael Dennis Henry was born August 15th, 1936. Henry voiced Family Guy's, Cleveland Brown, since the show first debuted in 1999. 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