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  • “Special” on Netflix

    Posted by alyssa-silva on December 2, 2021 at 3:43 pm

    Has anyone seen “Special” on Netflix? I know I’m a little late to the party here as the second, and latest, season premiered over the summer, but I recently started watching it and love it.

    Basically, it’s a comedy series about a man with cerebral palsy and his experiences with family, friends, work, etc. That man is Ryan O’Connell, and he stars, writes, and executive produces the show. I know it’s not about SMA, but it’s super cool to see the disability representation. And Ryan is hilarious, too.

    alyssa-silva replied 2 years, 5 months ago 3 Members · 3 Replies
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  • kevin-schaefer

    Member
    December 6, 2021 at 10:52 am

    I finally started watching this as well. It’s great! The writing is poignant, hilarious, and touching. I love how quirky the characters are, and how it tackles the nuances of living with a less visible disability. Highly recommend!

  • kelly-miller

    Member
    December 9, 2021 at 3:19 pm

    Well, I’m going to watch it now for sure!

     

  • alyssa-silva

    Member
    December 9, 2021 at 6:06 pm

    Let us know what you think Kelly!!

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