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David Proud on disabled representation on TV, living with Spina Bifida and coronavirus in the disabled community

David Proud on disabled representation on TV, living with Spina Bifida and coronavirus in the disabled community

Update: 2020-06-191
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David Proud is an actor, writer and producer. He is probably best known for being the first adult with a visible disability to appear regularly in Eastenders.
 
He was born with spina bifida and uses a wheelchair. He talks to Krishnan about the need for more disabled actors on our screens, the mechanics of discrimination and how coronavirus has affected the disabled community. 
 
Producer: Rachel Evans 
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David Proud on disabled representation on TV, living with Spina Bifida and coronavirus in the disabled community

David Proud on disabled representation on TV, living with Spina Bifida and coronavirus in the disabled community

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