RJ Mitte
Bullying Survivor
Male | Lafayette, LA   United States
'Breaking Bad' star with cerebral palsy bullied
Bullying Type: Physical
Posted By: Kris10
10/19/12 7:09 AM
4.0 star rating
128,474 votes
Login to rate this story
Stories: 1 | Jump to Story:
Views: 4,129,396 | Email Story Anonymously

On Thursday night, “Breaking Bad” star RJ Mitte joined HLN’s Dr. Drew. Mitte has cerebral palsy. He talked about how how he survived bullying while growing up.

“I was choked out when we were in P.E.,” he said. “Somebody [also] grabbed my sweatshirt and I had my hand broken. [There was ] name calling [as well].”

But Dr. Drew pointed out, “You haven't allowed anything about you to hold you back in any way. You're a famous actor and you have what would be thought of as a disability and you've turned that into a feature of your career.”

Mitte replied, “The biggest thing is being disabled doesn't mean you're disabled. You can do anything you want.”

Source: http://www.hlntv.com/video/2012/10/18/breaking-bad-star-cerebral-palsy-bullied



Proof of Story

No proof images submitted yet.

No proof audio submitted yet.

No proof video submitted yet.

Comments
Posted By: Whispers | 10/23/12 11:43 AM
oh my you were choked out??? how do teachers allow this to happen in our schools...
Story Details


Name: RJ Mitte
Age: 22
Country: United States
Location: Lafayette, LA
Gender: Male
Zodiac Sign: N/A
Maiden Name: N/A
Relationship Status: N/A
Profession: Legal
Education level: N/A
University: N/A
Ethnicity: N/A
Hair Color: N/A
Eye Color: N/A
Height: N/A
Weight: N/A
Tattoos: No

Chat: Enter