EXTREME DISABILITY DEEPENS ACTING WITH EILEEN GRUBBA
Eileen Grubba is an accomplished actress, spinal cord injury walker, cancer survivor, and lives with chronic bone pain. Her past films and Television series, include: NBC’s Game of Silence Criminal Minds, Bones, Sons of Anarchy ,Hung, Enlightened (2011) CSI: Miami, The Mentalist, Cold Case , Nip/Tuck, The Closer, Monk, and more.
She is also a writer, director, producer, in addition to her extensive resume in casting and working for network shows and feature films.
Her personal focus is on advocacy for children with disabilities, families with genetic cancers, and the inclusion of performers with disabilities in film and television.
Because of her passionate work in this area, she was recently named the Brand Ambassador for Global Disability Inclusion, a leading consultancy firm that designs and develops comprehensive disability employment and inclusion strategies for Global 500 companies, U.S. Federal contractors, foundations and nonprofits.
If you want to become an actor/actress:
- Learn as much as you can.
- Take classes, join theater groups.
- Be highly skilled – make sure you’re good at what you do.
Thanks to Eileen Grubba for joining us!
Music Credit: Scott Holmes Music Corporate-Business
Podcast Production: Porchlight Family Media