Britain's Got Talent: Is Lost Voice Guy's win a watershed moment for disability?

Britain's Got Talent: Is Lost Voice Guy's win a watershed moment for disability?
 

On Sunday evening, Britain's Got Talent drew to a close and this year's winner was crowned. Nothing unusual there.
But Lost Voice Guy's victory wasn't just notable because he was the first comedian to win in the show's history - but also because he has cerebral palsy.
Furthermore, the runner-up, another comedian named Robert White, has Asperger syndrome.
The pair helped the show attract its biggest audience since 2015, with overnight ratings showing an average of 8.7 million viewers tuned into the final.
Both acts made light of their own disability in their acts. So is this a watershed... read more

 
4 June 2018 in Art & Culture, Views: 45
Source: BBC
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