Television Portrayals of People Who Stutter

What follows is the beginning of a collection of both positive and negative television portrayals of people who stutter. If anyone can add to this collection, please email Judy Kuster

Stuttering on TV on YouTube from StutterTalk

Made for TV documentaries

  • Right Here, Right Now

    Made for TV movies

  • "Tongues of Angels" - Studio One
  • It
  • Moses
  • First Time Felon
  • Murder in a Small Town
  • Edison: Wizard of Light ( 1998, HBO)
  • CSS Hunley (TNT, 1999)
  • Breaking the Code

    TV Miniseries

  • I Claudius

    Regulars on a TV series

  • Howard Stern Show - Stuttering John
  • Here Come the Brides - Bobbie Sherman
  • N.Y.P.D. Blue - Gordan Clapp
  • Small Wonder
  • Ally McBeal
  • Sarah
  • Max Headroom
  • Open All Hours - British sitcom

    Special appearances on a TV series

  • Avonlea
  • Little House on the Prairie
  • M.A.S.H.
  • Quantum Leap
  • Cracker
  • Prime Suspect
  • Homicide
  • Brooklyn South
  • Bob Newhart - Episode 138: Easy for You to Say
  • Babylon 5
  • Perry Mason
  • Touched by an Angel - 'Anatomy Lesson,' episode 518
  • Adam 12
  • The Mary Tyler Moore Show
  • Cheers
  • Cracker
  • The Pretender
  • Judging Amy
  • Joey
  • Trial and Retribution
    last modified September 18, 2009