LAUREN RIDLOFF HOSTED THE MEDIA ACCESS AWARDS PRESENTED BY EASTERSEALS VIRTUAL EVENT WHICH CELEBRATES DISABILITY REPRESENTATION ON SCREEN HONORED SELMA BLAIR, PETER FARRELLY, DAVID ZIMMERMAN, ALLEN RUCKER, SOFIA SANCHEZ, AS WE SEE IT, LOVE ON THE SPECTRUM U.S, CHA CHA REAL SMOOTH, AND ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING Event Featured Presentations by Eva Longoria, Rachel [...]
Media Access Awards Presented by Easterseals to Stream Live Exclusively on ExtraTV.com Thursday, November 17thdevteam2022-10-25T11:33:34-07:00
LAUREN RIDLOFF TO HOST ANNUAL VIRTUAL CELEBRATION OF DISABILITY REPRESENTATION ON SCREEN HONOREES TO INCLUDE: SELMA BLAIR, PETER FARRELLY, DAVID ZIMMERMAN, ALLEN RUCKER, “AS WE SEE IT,” “LOVE ON THE SPECTRUM”, “CHA CHA REAL SMOOTH”, AND “ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING” LOS ANGELES, October 20, 2021 -- Today, the Media Access Awards, in partnership with nonprofit [...]
Millicent Simmonds Hosts Media Access Awards Presented by Easterseals Celebrates Disability Inclusion On ScreenBecca Hawkins2022-10-21T09:55:18-07:00
Marlee Matlin, Selma Blair, Troy Kotsur, Ryan O'Connell, Jamie Nieto, Andrea Warren, Deborah Aquila, Lisa Zagoria, Tricia Wood, and "Zeno Mountain Farm" Honored LOS ANGELES, November 17, 2021 – Deaf advocate and actress Millicent Simmonds hosted this evening’s Media Access Awards, in partnership with nonprofit disability services provider Easterseals. The annual ceremony which aired virtually [...]
Today, the Media Access Awards, in partnership with nonprofit disability services provider Easterseals, announced the honorees of the 2021 Media Access Awards. Founded by Norman Lear as an annual ceremony honoring those in film and TV who include characters and actors with disabilities in their work will be virtual on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at 6pm [...]
“It is really society’s obligation, and not those with disabilities."
"My role was the exact opposite of what you see for most deaf roles-- where the deaf character is special or the last person to know what's going on."