Art & Entertainment

Dyslexics in Film: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

By | April 27th, 2017|Art & Entertainment|

For Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Marvel Studios returns with some familiar faces, as well as some brand-new cast members. One new addition is fellow dyslexic Sylvester Stallone, who plays Starhawk, an enhanced humanoid robot [...]

Dyslexics in Film: Dyslexia film made by dyslexic people

By | February 9th, 2017|Art & Entertainment|

Dyslexic filmmaker Trevor Thomson is reaching out on the crowdfunding platform Indiegogo to aid the creation of a new documentary, exploring the emotional journey of ‘coming out’ as dyslexic. But this documentary has a unique quality [...]

Books for Dyslexics | I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

By | January 31st, 2017|Art & Entertainment|

I Am Malala tells the story of author Malala Yousafzai, a teenage girl from Pakistan who was attacked by the Taliban, surviving a bullet to the head. Malala is now a world famous political figure and [...]

Books for Dyslexics | Full House by Maeve Binchy

By | January 17th, 2017|Art & Entertainment|

There were two things that drew me to Full House - first of all, throughout my childhood I distinctly remember my grandmother always reading a Maeve Binchy book. I always used to ask her what the [...]

Dyslexics in Film: The Edge of Seventeen

By | November 29th, 2016|Art & Entertainment|

The Edge of Seventeen see's fellow dyslexic, Woody Harrelson (The Hunger Games, Now You See Me, Natural Born Killers) star as Mr. Bruner, an inspiring teacher and occasional agony-uncle. In a genre that has seen better [...]

Dyslexics Films for October: Stork & Inferno

By | October 24th, 2016|Art & Entertainment, Famous Dyslexics|

October sees the release of two more films starring or made by actors or crew with dyslexia. Stork starring Jennifer Aniston and Inferno by superstar Producer Brian Grazer. If you need any assistance when reading this [...]

Dyslexics in Film: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

By | October 13th, 2016|Art & Entertainment, Famous Dyslexics|

Last month actress Lauren McCrostie popped into our podcast studio to tell us the serendipitous story, of how she ended up starring in the latest Tim Burton film. The film is currently on general release so [...]

New exhibition Highlights Dyslexic Design Talent

By | September 27th, 2016|Art & Entertainment, News and Views|

So apparently the word dyslexia comes from the Greek language. Dys meaning difficulty and Lexic meaning with words. If that’s the case, after hanging out with some of the countries most accomplished dyslexic designers, I’m starting [...]

James Wilsons DysleXia factor wows X Factor Judges

By | September 8th, 2016|Art & Entertainment, Famous Dyslexics|

Image from YouTube Cabinet maker James Wilson helped kick off this year’s series of The X Factor in typical heart string pulling fashion. Over the weekend the dyslexic musician, who in the past has [...]

Mollie King Releases New Solo Material

By | August 24th, 2016|Art & Entertainment, Famous Dyslexics|

After a two-year hiatus, and hot on the heels of fellow band mates, Una Healy and Vanessa White, ‘The Saturdays’ Mollie King has hit the charts with her own solo material. Her signing with Island Records [...]

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