Disabled actors

Entertainment & Culture

Disabled actor David Proud on moving from acting to directing

Disabled actor David Proud, who became known for playing a disabled character in Eastenders, talks to us about moving from…

Read More »
Entertainment & Culture

BFI presents a history of ‘Disabled Britain on Film’ from 1911 to the present day

The BFI has launched ‘Disabled Britain on Film’, a rich and varied free online collection of more than 170 films from across…

Read More »
Entertainment & Culture

Disabled actor James Moore wins Best Newcomer at the NTAs 2019

Last night, disabled actor James Moore won the award for Best Newcomer at the National Television Awards 2019 for his…

Read More »
Entertainment & Culture

What do you think of how people with disabilities are portrayed in films and on TV?

After watching jaw-dropping negativity of disability in a film, our Deputy Editor Shannon Kelly was compelled to write an article…

Read More »
Entertainment & Culture

ME and me: making films about disability to raise awareness

Disabled writer and actor Thom Jackson-Wood, who has ME, talks to Disability Horizons about his films, Awaken and The Black…

Read More »
Entertainment & Culture

Disability and the media: disability in films

In our two-part article about disability and the media, Trailblazers ambassador David Gale shares his thought on the representation of disability…

Read More »
Entertainment & Culture

I’m Spazticus: straight from the horse’s mouth

I’m Spazticus is a new hidden camera prank show from Channel 4, airing in the run up to the Paralympics.…

Read More »
Entertainment & Culture

A rising star: Q&A with David Proud

David Proud is an actor from the UK who recently starred in the BBC’s hit drama Eastenders. David joins a…

Read More »
Back to top button
Close
Skip to content