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The Ruderman Seal

Thursday November 14th, 2019 / 0 Comments

The Ruderman Seal of Approval for Authentic Representation is awarded to television or feature film projects featuring actors with disabilities in substantial speaking roles, and has been conceived

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In the News

Friday November 8th, 2019 / 0 Comments

Netflix’s ‘Tales of the City,’ ABC’s ‘General Hospital’ Among Ruderman Family Foundation Honorees (Exclusive)
The Hollywood Reporter
 
‘Years and Years,’ ‘Genera

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Video Series: Being An American Jewish Student

Thursday October 17th, 2019 / 0 Comments

In our video series “Being An American Jewish Student,” American Jewish students share their experiences on U.S.

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RJ Mitte Explains Our Disability Inclusion Market Research

Friday September 27th, 2019 / 0 Comments

Actor RJ Mitte, a.k.a. Walt Jr. on the TV show Breaking Bad, has teamed up with the Foundation to promote disability inclusion in Hollywood.

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Extending my journey with The Academy

Tuesday September 3rd, 2019 / 0 Comments

I graduated from the Academy Gold internship program! What an incredible summer it has been.

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Creative casting. Creative storytelling. Inclusion.

Monday August 12th, 2019 / 0 Comments

As an intern for the production track in The Academy Gold program, we had an amazing experience of being able to film scenes on a sound stage at the Warner Brothers Ranch Studios.

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“Attitudes change when stories are told authentically”

Wednesday August 7th, 2019 / 0 Comments

Last week was another amazing week as an intern for The Academy Gold program! 
On Wednesday night, The Ruderman Family Foundation sponsored a panel discussion of an all-female SPECIAL EFFECTS and VFX

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Hollywood Isn’t Always Glamorous!

Friday July 26th, 2019 / 0 Comments

The Academy has been documenting my journey through the Gold Program.

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“Wow! Someone who looks like me!” 

Thursday July 11th, 2019 / 0 Comments

Great news! I’m a recurring guest star in season 2 of Good Trouble on Freeform! The first episode my character appeared in just aired in the episode titled, “Unfiltered”.

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Make ‘em laugh before you make ‘em cry

Tuesday July 2nd, 2019 / 0 Comments

The Ruderman Family Foundation intern to the Academy Gold 2019 just won a prize.

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