Famous Dyslexics

Dyslexics in Film: Now You See Me 2 feat. Woody Harrelson & Mark Ruffalo

By | July 14th, 2016|Art & Entertainment, Famous Dyslexics|

Woody Harrelson (dyslexic), Mark Ruffalo (dyslexic) and Daniel Radcliffe (dyspraxic) represent for neurodiversity in this comedy, action-packed roller coaster of a film. If you need any assistance when reading this post please note Browsealoud is installed [...]

Episode 24 – The Dyslexicon Feat. Michael Fabbri

By | July 5th, 2016|Famous Dyslexics, Podcasts|

In this episode of The Codpast, stand up comic Michael Fabbri explains how his struggles in education and frustration in the workplace were the best grounding for a career in comedy. Michaels comedy career has seen [...]

Dyslexics in Film: Hail, Caesar! feat. George Clooney & Channing Tatum

By | February 25th, 2016|Art & Entertainment, Famous Dyslexics|

Always wondered what Hollywood looks like in the 50's? Hail, Caesar! The new movie by the Coen brothers starring, amongst others, the dyslexic George Clooney and Channing Tatum, will transport you right back to a bygone [...]

Dyslexics in Film: Concussion feat. Will Smith

By | February 11th, 2016|Art & Entertainment, Famous Dyslexics|

Like religion, sport and its culture often act as the magnet that brings together individuals, families and whole communities. To criticise either, can put you in the firing line of some pretty passionate objection. Will Smith [...]

Episode 21 – The Professor Of Poetry – Benjamin Zephaniah

By | February 2nd, 2016|Famous Dyslexics, Podcasts|

Dub Poet Benjamin Zephaniah has some impressive strings to his bow; writer, author, musician and professor of Humanities and Arts at Brunel University, to name a few. What’s even more impressive is that he managed this [...]

This Year In Dyslexia 2015 | Dyslexic Celebrities

By | January 8th, 2016|Famous Dyslexics, News and Views|

Our round up of the best celebrities dyslexic stories from 2015. Jennifer Aniston Husband Justin Theroux could not read until he was a teenager Hollywood superstar Justin Theroux is one of the top actors in the [...]

Top 10 Dyslexic Comedians

By | August 25th, 2015|Famous Dyslexics, Listmania, Videos|

Those with Dyslexia are sometimes thought of as unintelligent. This is far from the truth. If you look around, there are many famous dyslexics that have help change the world. This video shows that [...]

Film News| Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation

By | August 6th, 2015|Art & Entertainment, Famous Dyslexics|

The Plot Reprising the role of Ethan Hunt, Tom Cruise (Dyslexic) takes us on another action packed journey in the 5th instalment of ‘Mission: Impossible.’ MI5:Rogue Nation’ sees Hunt pursuing a group of highly trained killers [...]

Episode 15 – Motorbike Madness – Charley Boorman

By | August 4th, 2015|Famous Dyslexics, Podcasts|

This month actor, author, TV adventurer and President of Dyslexia Action Charley Boorman tells us how a love of motorbikes, a chance meeting with Ewan McGregor and an insane idea kick started the career he'd always [...]

Exclusive Footage of our Charley Boorman Interview

By | July 23rd, 2015|Famous Dyslexics, News and Views|

A behind the scenes look at what happened when The Codpast hit the road to interview Charley Boorman. If you are familiar with our monthly podcast, The Codpast, you're probably aware that we've featured some of [...]

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