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Down Syndrome Actors Raise Awareness

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Down Syndrome Actors Raise Awareness Down Syndrome Actors Raise Awareness When Gail Williamson was pregnant with her son Blair in 1979, there was no one on TV with Down's syndrome to help make the diagnosis less scary. Today, doctors tell parents that their babies will grow up and be like "Becky," a character on Glee who has Down's syndrome -- and quite a bit of sass as she rocks a cheerleading uniform at the fictional William McKinley High School.


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