The Oscars have honored several actors for portraying characters with disabilities. However, the two performers I’ll profile actually lived with the disabilities they portrayed on-screen. 352 more words
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TV News Roundup: Freeform Casts 'Brown Girls' Pilot, Mariah Carey's Reality Show Gets Supersized Premiere
In today’s TV news roundup, more news for Mariah Carey’s reality show, Marlee Matlin is scheduled to appear on “Code Black,” Freeform’s “Brown Girls” pilot finds its girls and Sarah Hyland hosts the one-hour special “Lip Sync Battle Shorties.” 455 more words
Criminal nickname of Laurie Bey (Marlee Matlin), a self-proclaimed modern day Robin Hood with a hearing disability seen on the drama PICKET FENCES/CBS/1992-95.
Outraged at the government’s pork barrel spending, Laurie went on a four-year crime spree robbing banks and redistributing the funds to people who really needed them-in one case, victims of a flood disaster. 84 more words
Normally on this blog I write about… well, writing. Sometimes, in writing about writing I also write about my dog, my husband, or my undying love of zombies and snacks (in no particular order). 1,515 more words