"We recognize that disability is central to diversity, that the disability community comprises the largest minority in our nation."
The new series features an authentic character with ASD, played by an actress on the spectrum.
The Television Academy of Arts and Sciences hosted a powerful discussion with Hollywood's top disability activists and creators.
Julia, a four-year-old muppet with autism, is helping children and society make big strides towards autism inclusion and acceptance.
"We underestimate the power of role models. Just one great accurate representation can spark a thousand others."