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19 04, 2010

“The Middle” Child Star Atticus Schaffer Conquers Physical Disability

By |2010-04-19T21:54:19-07:00April 19th, 2010|Categories: CHILD ACTORS, Child Stars, Overcoming Disabilities & Challenges, THE BUZZ|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |29 Comments

THE MIDDLE Child Star ATTICUS SCHAFFER Conquers Physical Disability. Says His Parents Support His Acting Dreams! Atticus Shaffer, born June 19 1998, stars as Brick Heck on ABC's comedy, "The Middle," lives in Acton, California, with his mother, Debbie, and father, Ron, as well as a host of rescue animals including two dogs, four cats, several chickens, fish

8 02, 2010

Autistic Child Actor, Braeden Reed Cast in “Dear John”

By |2010-02-08T00:26:04-08:00February 8th, 2010|Categories: CHILD ACTORS, New talent, Overcoming Disabilities & Challenges, THE BUZZ|Tags: , , , , , , , |2 Comments

Dear John (In theaters Feb 5, 2010) follows the relationship between Savannah Curtis (Amanda Seyfried) and soldier John Tyree (Channing Tatum) as they communicate via love letters over the course of a war-filled decade.  Some of Amanda Seyfield's scenes also involve a young autistic character, Alan, played by 6 year old Braeden Reed. “To work