James Martin: an award-winning actor with Down’s Syndrome

James Martin is a 28-year-old actor with Down’s Syndrome from Belfast, Northern Ireland. He played the lead role in the BBC TV film drama Ups and Downs. His performance has landed him numerous awards, including Best Actor at the New York TV Festival and the Hollywood International Diversity Festival.

Our writer, Emma Purcell, got the opportunity to interview James Martin about his acting career, love of sports and becoming an ambassador for the learning disability charity Mencap.

Read: James Martin: an award-winning actor with Down’s Syndrome

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