Dyslexia is a developmental reading disorder characterized by challenges with learning to read and language comprehension despite intelligence. Many celebrities who suffer from dyslexia have overcome the disorder to go on and achieve great success. Be inspired by the 13 stories below.
1. Orlando Bloom
The Pirates of the Caribbean star suffers from the frustrating developmental reading disorder. When Bloom described how he was affected by the condition, he said “I had to work three times as hard to get two-thirds of the way.” Bloom attributes his dyslexia to making him the successful franchise actor he is today.