James Martin is a 28-year-old actor with Down’s Syndrome from Belfast. He played the lead role in the BBC TV film drama Ups and Downs. Read on to find out about his acting career, love of sport and becoming an ambassador for Mencap.
This months DH news roundup inclues fiilmmaker with MD winning award, Disability Pride virtual events and Down’s Syndrome actor stars in crime drama.
This week Emma got the opportunity to interview Katya Richardson, an LA-based composer for orchestra, film, and dance. She has had her works performed at Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Hollywood Bowl, and the Royal Opera House in London. She tells us about her love of classical, jazz and electronica music and her dream to work on a feature length film.