Henry had also voiced the Latin maid named Consuela on the series.
In this September 23, 2010 photo, actor and show co-creator Mike Henry appears with signage for his animated series "The Cleveland Show" at a panel discussion at The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills, Calif.
Fellow Fox series The Simpsons will be undergoing similar changes in the near future. That decision came months after Hank Azaria said he would no longer voice the popular "Simpsons" character Apu, which had been criticized as a racist, stereotypical and demeaning portrayal of South Asian people.
Henry took to Twitter to announce that he will stop playing the show's main Black character because "persons of colour should play characters of colour".
It's unclear when exactly Family Guy's Cleveland overhaul will take effect or how far along the recasting process is.
Indian government bans 59 Chinese-owned apps, including TikTok
The ban comes at a time when anti-China sentiments in India are rising in the wake of the border clash between the two nations. It has become a central part of popular culture in India, with some TikTok celebrities boasting tens of million of followers.