(LOS ANGELES) -- Jenny Slate welcomed her first child with fiancé Ben Shattuck, a baby girl, the actress confirmed on Wednesday's Jimmy Kimmel Live! The Great North star confirmed the baby, named Ida, was born six weeks ago. When asked how they came up with the baby's name, Slate told Kimmel,... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Two months after Jenny Slate stepped down from voicing the animated character Missy on Netflix's Big Mouth, stating "Black characters on an animated show should be played by Black people," her replacement has been announced. The streaming giant says actress, comedian, and Big Mouth writer Ayo... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- When it was announced Kristen Bell would be voicing Molly -- a biracial character -- in the new Apple TV plus animated comedy Central Park, critics objected the casting choice because Bell, who's white, was playing a character of color. That same criticism was made a few years earlier when Jenny Slate,... Read More.