Millicent Simmonds: Actor and Activist

Millicent Simmonds: Actor and Activist

by Rachel Smoka-Richardson


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Deaf actor Millicent Simmonds captivated audiences with her performances in Wonderstruck and A Quiet Place. She has appeared in music videos, TV episodes, and at awards shows that have brought awareness to how deaf people experience the world. Learn more about this talented young actor and how she intends to give deaf people the space to tell their own stories.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781496697165
Publisher: Capstone
Publication date: 01/01/2021
Series: Movers, Shakers, and History Makers
Pages: 48
Sales rank: 335,524
Product dimensions: 6.70(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Early Life 4

Chapter 2 Wonderstruck 15

Chapter 3 A Quiet Place 25

Chapter 4 Other Acting Projects 31

Chapter 5 All Abilities in the Media 38

Timeline 44

Glossary 46


Internet Sites 47

Index 48


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