‘Special’ Creator Ryan O’Connell on Challenging Hollywood’s Perception of Disabilities (Video)

“I can’t wait to point to my billboard right now and say, ‘I’m just fine,'” O’Connell says

One of Ryan O’Connell’s biggest pet peeves is when strangers on the street stop to ask him if he’s “OK.”

But O’Connell, a gay man with cerebral palsy, knows how he’ll answer that question once his Netflix comedy “Special,” which he writes, executive produces and stars in, drops on Friday.

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