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  1. Marlee Matlin to guest star on 'Code Black'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | UPI

    She will play Kathy Byrne, "a deaf patient who arrives at Angels Memorial with her translator after their car rolls over into the L.A. River," the network said in a press release. The star of Children of a Lesser God -- whose small-screen credits include Switched at Birth , Reasonable Doubts , The L Word and The West Wing -- will appear in the Dec. 7 episode of Code Black .

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  2. Disabled actors, advocates plead to Hollywood: - Give us a chance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | The Columbian

    ... Tuesday in Beverly Hills by the Ruderman Family Foundation. "There is something wrong with this picture," said Marlee Matlin, an Oscar-winning actress. "We as an industry keep talking about diversity - we know we have a problem. But, sadly, when we ...

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  3. Disabled actors and advocates plead to Hollywood: 'Give us a chance, please!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Tuesday in Beverly Hills by the Ruderman Family Foundation. "There is something wrong with this picture," said Marlee Matlin, an Oscar-winning actress. "We as an industry keep talking about diversity - we know we have a problem. But, sadly, when we ...

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  4. Why AT&T Wants Time WarnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | News Max

    ... up prices. In "The Lip Reader" episode of "Seinfeld," Jerry was dating a deaf tennis lineswoman (played by Marlee Matlin). When Jerry wouldn't let Newman borrow her to spy on his allegedly scheming boss at the post office, Newman snarled: "When you ...

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  5. 'The West Wing' stars visit Madison to campaign for ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | WKOW-TV

    Some actors made famous for their roles in politics on TV are bringing their star power to Madison to promote their candidates. The West Wing actors Bradley Whitford and Marlee Matlin visited the Democratic campaign office on State Street Sunday morning to support former Senator Russ Feingold's attempt to regain his seat and to call for people in Madison to vote for Hillary Clinton for president. 4 comments

  6. Marlee Matlin responds to alleged Trump insult from 'Apprentice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | USA Today

    Marlee Matlin responds to alleged Trump insult from 'Apprentice' Deaf actress says the term "retarded" is "abhorrent and should never be used." Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2eeJOX0 Marlee Matlin says she will make herself heard in the voting booth following stories which allege Donald Trump called her "retareded" during her season of 'The Celebrity Apprentice.'

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  7. Morton Grove native Marlee Matlin responds to report Trump called her 'retarded'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Oscar-winning actress Marlee Matlin on Friday responded to a report that Donald Trump called her "retarded" because she is deaf. "The term is abhorrent and should never be used," Matlin tweeted.

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  8. Deaf actress Marlee Matlin: Trump's words 'abhorrent'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | The Hill

    "The term is abhorrent and should never be used," she said in a statement concerning the GOP presidential nominee Friday. "The fact that we are talking about this during a very important moment in American history has upset me deeply.

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  9. Actress Marlee Matlin obliterates Donald Trump for calling deaf people like her 'retarded'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | The Raw Story

    Actress Marlee Matlin hit back at Donald Trump on Twitter Friday after it came to light that the Republican presidential nominee reportedly called her "retarded" in a behind-the-scenes moment during his reality TV game show, Celebrity Apprentice . Matlin, who is deaf, wrote, "Recent media reports have circulated that Donald Trump allegedly referred to me as 'retarded.'

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  10. Donald Trump allegedly called Marlee Matlin a retardedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    Donald Trump allegedly called deaf actress Marlee Matlin "retarded" when she appeared on his reality show "Celebrity Apprentice" in 2011. " would make fun of her voice.

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  11. Trump allegedly called deaf actress 'retarded'; Nancy O'Dell, husband split: AM BuzzRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    Donald Trump is accused of calling a deaf actress "retarded" by former "Apprentice" cast and crew members. The Daily Beast reports the Republican presidential candidate allegedly mocked Oscar winner Marlee Matlin when the former "Switched at Birth" and "The West Wing" star was on "Celebrity Apprentice" in 2011.

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  12. Trump accused of calling deaf Jewish actress Marlee Matlin 'retarded'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | The Times of Israel

    Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, who is attempting damage control following revelations of misogynistic statements, was accused of mocking the deaf actress Marlee Matlin over her disability. Trump ridiculed Matlin, a Jewish actress who in 1986 won an Academy Award for the movie Children of a Lesser God, during filming in 2011 of the reality television show "Celebrity Apprentice," The Daily Beast reported Thursday, allegedly calling the deaf contestant "retarded."

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  13. The CutDonald Trump Allegedly Called Marlee Matlin On the Apprentice...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | New York Magazine

    A new report by the Daily Beast cites three former staff members of Celebrity Apprentice who allege that Donald Trump called actress Marlee Matlin, who is deaf, "retarded." Matlin was a popular contestant on the show at the time and Trump was previously accused on Wednesday of making sexual comments to Matlin.

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  14. Donald Trump Reportedly Called Deaf Celebrity Apprentice Star Marlee Matlin 'Retarded'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Perez Hilton

    As we reported , Celebrity Apprentice Season 4 contestant Richard Hatch said Donald Trump made sexual remarks to deaf actress Marlee Matlin , specifically about her looks and how she made him feel. According to three anonymous Apprentice crew members, the businessman repeatedly targeted the Children of a Lesser God star.

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  15. Donald Trump Allegedly Called Marlee Matlin On the Apprentice, 'Retarded'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | New York Magazine

    A new report by the Daily Beast cites three former staff members of Celebrity Apprentice who allege that Donald Trump called actress Marlee Matlin, who is deaf, "retarded. Matlin was a popular contestant on the show at the time and Trump was previously accused on Wednesday of making sexual comments to Matlin.

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  16. Trump Called Deaf Apprentice 'Retarded'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... three sources tell The Daily Beast. Trump, who was accused on Wednesday of making sexual comments to Marlee Matlin , an Oscar-winning actress who once competed on Trump's Celebrity Apprentice, also apparently had a habit of insulting, mimicking, and ...

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  17. Who should the film academy add to address its diversity problem? Here are 12 picks from our readersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... included people who are already constituents -- such as directors Carl Franklin and Ava DuVernay or actresses Marlee Matlin and Shohreh Aghdashloo -- others are perfect examples of people of diverse backgrounds the academy, and broader Hollywood, ...

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  18. Jewish values helped actress clear hurdlesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | New Jersey Jewish News

    cademy Award-winning actress Marlee Matlin said that key people in her life instilled in her the confidence to believe she could accomplish anything, despite her deafness. When the doctors urged her parents to send her away to a school for the deaf, ...

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  19. 'DWTS' Nyle DiMarco: 10 things you need to know about Staten Island's champRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | SILive.com

    ... to do whatever they want to do in life!" The possibilities are endless. Nyle wants to be his generation's Marlee Matlin (the "Children of a Lesser God" star is still the only deaf actor to win an Oscar): "Hearing people shouldn't be shocked that ...

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  20. Nyle DiMarco to bring Gallaudet president and ASL interpreter to WHCDRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... Association, this is the first time an attendee is bringing along an interpreter (deaf Oscar-winner Marlee Matlin attended alongside her "The West Wing" castmate Martin Sheen in 2000). A politically-active deaf-rights activist, DiMarco plans to use ...

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