Morrissey's manager criticises The Simpsons' portrayal of star as 'hurtful and racist'

The star's manager hit out at the depiction of him 'with his belly hanging out'.

4/20/2021 1:55:00 AM

Morrissey's management has criticised the portrayal of the star in a recent episode of The Simpsons, describing it as 'hurtful and racist'

The star's manager hit out at the depiction of him 'with his belly hanging out'.

"But when a show stoops so low to use harshly hateful tactics like showing the Morrissey character with his belly hanging out of his shirt (when he has never looked like that at any point in his career) makes you wonder who the real hurtful, racist group is here," he continued.

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"Even worse - calling the Morrissey character out for being a racist, without pointing out any specific instances, offers nothing. It only serves to insult the artist."Mr Katsis said the producers should"take that mirror and hold it up to themselves".

Image:Morrissey has made headlines for various controversial comments over the yearsHe also commented on therecent decisionby actor Hank Azaria - who is white - to stop voicing Simpsons character Apu - who is Indian.Mr Katsis continued:"Unlike the character in the Simpsons"Panic" episode… Morrissey has never made a"cash grab", hasn't sued any people for their attacks, has never stopped performing great shows, and is still a serious vegan and strong supporter for animal rights.

"Truly they are the only ones who have stopped creating, and have instead turned unapologetically hurtful and racist."Morrissey, 61, has made headlines in recent years for his controversial comments.He has referred to halal meal as"evil" and

for former EDL leader Tommy Robinson and far-right party For Britain. The star has always denied being a racist.Panic On The Streets Of Springfield is yet to air in the UK. Read more: Sky News »

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Hugging will be allowed but people should consider the vulnerabilities of their loved ones, he says.

I'm traumatised. Who can I sue? ughh... get a fucking grip. It's a cartoon.

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The Simpsons mocked Morrissey and heaven knows he’s miserable nowThe Simpsons has mocked Morrissey in the most recent episode of the long-running animated series and Heaven Knows He’s Miserable Now. How court can transfer my case forcefully? When once forcefully court taken decision than NO way to asked my opinion. it is all foolishness process PH case OA-170-248-2021 CAT Bangalore bench. UN_PGA LizThrossell mbachelet salman7khurshid NatashaBertrand UN_HRC RitaUNHR ~🎵the boy with the far-right in his side / behind the hatred there lies / a murderous desire for hate speech~ 🎶

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