Camryn Manheim

Camryn Manheim
Activism and happenstance, Camryn Manheim explains, led her to become a skilled sign language interpreter, accomplished actress, and champion for people with disabilities in the entertainment industry. Manheim is best known for her role as Ellenor Frutt on The Practice and, recently, Lieutenant Cosgrove on Stumptown. While practicing social distancing with ABILITY’s Shelly Rohe ... Read more

Christopher Reeve on The Practice

Christopher Reeve and NJ Governor
ABILITY had a chance to speak with Christopher Reeve on the set of the TV show The Practice. Chet Cooper: Over the past few years, you have been progressively making the transition to disability advocate. How does participating in an episode of The Practice correlate with your goals? Christopher Reeve: My overall aim as ... Read more

Media Access Awards — 40th Anniversary & Easterseals 100 Years

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The Media Access Awards (MAA), celebrating its 40th anniversary, and its partner Easterseals, commemorating 100 years, presented a celebration honoring the best in disability representation in Hollywood. MAA, founded by producers Fern Field and supported by Norman Lear, annually honors the top creatives in film and television with the Writers Guild of America West; ... Read more