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Jim Jefferies (comedian)


Geoffrey James Nugent (born 14 February 1977), also known as the "Rosa Parks of comedy" ... "How FX's 'Legit' Became the Darling of the Disabled Community". The Holly...

How FX's 'Legit' Became the Darling of the Disabled Community


Mar 22, 2013 ... The comedy's creators worried its disabled characters might offend viewers, but found those portrayals have earned the show some of its ...

Unmasked with Jim Jefferies - The Interrobang


Mar 29, 2013 ... ... series “Legit” on FX which just got picked up for a second season. ... a bit about how “Legitbecame the “darling of the disabled community”:.

Becoming Disabled - The New York Times


Aug 21, 2016 ... Roughly one in five Americans lives with a disability. ... It!” became transformative taunts for generations of people schooled in the ... access the services, enter the communities or use the laws that he needs to make his way through life. ... to come by, but the data from our most reliable sources is surprising.

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He became well known in the US after his popular debut stand-up special on HBO. ... "How FX's 'Legit' Became the Darling of the Disabled Community".

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How FX's 'Legit' became darling of the disability community


Mar 24, 2013 ... Drugs, prostitution and masturbation are among the topics tackled by FX's freshman comedy Legit. Despite those edgy plot points, it was the ...

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Inglewood theater group showcases actors with disabilities for Hollywood (May 3, 2013) ... How FX's 'Legit' became the darling of the disabled community. (Mar.

Hollywood's Disabled Actors Protest NBC's 'Ironside' Casting ...


May 20, 2013 ... Updated: Actors who best understand characters with disabilities say they aren't getting their shot. ... with paralyzing muscular dystrophy played by D.J. Qualls on FX's "Legit. ... While members of Hollywood's tight-knit disabled community ... Tobias Forrest, an actor and rock singer who became a parap...