Trey Parker will no longer voice
Mr Hankey the Christmas poo
Updated 2:58 PM EDT, Sat June 27, 2020
(CNN) -Trey Parker has stepped down from playing the role of
Mr Hankey the Christmas poo on "Southpark".
The latest in a slew of white actors abdicating roles voicing
characters of color.
Parker who is also one of the show's creators, made the
announcement on social media Thursday evening, writing that
it had been a fond experience voicing Mr Hankey for the last
20 years however in this day and age he felt it was no longer
appropriate for him to continue portraying a brown piece of
shit as he wasn't one himself.
Parker and his co-creator Matt Stone are currently in talks
with Colin Kaepernick to see if he would accept the role,
stating that he was a much better fit for the part