Like many kids of the ’80s and ’90s, one of the shows I grew up watching was The Fresh Prince, and The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. The leading man, Will Smith, captured the attention of audiences with great skill, and continues to do so to this day.
As a kid and into adulthood, he struggled with dyslexia and attention problems. He has said in the past that he’s sure that he would be diagnosed with ADHD if he was a child today.
Like most successful people in the neurodiverse world, he stresses the importance of working hard and learning as much as you possibly can to succeed.