Thoughts on diversity published on the National Autistic Society website
25 June 2020
The National Autistic Society have today published their article detailing my thoughts on diversity in the media.
The importance of diversity on-screen and off-screen was the angle of my interview in Stories from the Spectrum. It formed part of their season celebrating Pride and the LGBTQ+ community.
Founded in 1962, The National Autistic Society are the UK’s leading charity for autistic people and their families. Their mission is to 'transform lives' and 'change attitudes' with the aim of a society that works for those on the spectrum.
After recognising the personal support I've received since joining the industry, I explained that there is still "a long way to go" in making progress on inclusion. I concluded saying "there’s no point making shows or digital content that doesn’t reflect the society we live in."
You can read the article here.