In season 1, episode 2 of the Simpsons, Mr. Smithers has black skin. In later episodes, he has white skin. Does anyone know the reason for this change?
Talking to TMZ, Matt Groening said:
He was always yellow, and they painted him wrong once. 'At the time we didn't have enough to do retakes, so when there were glitches and mistakes it stayed that way. 'He was never 'black', it was an accident. (Source:dailymail.co.uk)
So he was always supposed to be yellow
white like rest of the characters, not black. Now if you want to know why he is yellow; refer below mentioned question:-