Renowned micro-creditor to be in the Simpsons cartoon in October. This news found at Finance Markets, written by David Masters.
The Bangladeshi anti-poverty banker Muhammad Yunus is to feature in an episode of hit TV cartoon The Simpsons.
Yunus, whose pioneering work on micro-finance earned him the Nobel Peace Prize in 2006, will appear in the TV show as a cartoon version of himself.
The episode will focus on his micro-credit work in Bangladesh, which has helped to lift millions of people out of poverty.
His voice has already been recorded for the special episode, which will air in October.