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Born This Way 

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Young adults born with Down syndrome pursue their passions while defying society's expectations.
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Won 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 15 nominations. See more awards »

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Sean McElwee ...  Self 27 episodes, 2015-2017
Rachel Osterbach ...  Self 27 episodes, 2015-2017
John Tucker ...  Self 27 episodes, 2015-2017
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Honesty, humor and heart are at the center of A&E's original docuseries, which highlights the outgoing personalities and amazing abilities of seven young adults born with Down syndrome. Hourlong episodes follow the Southern California residents as they pursue passions and dreams, explore friendships and romantic relationships, and generally defy society's expectations. The series also allows the parents to talk about the joy their children bring to their family, and the challenges they face in helping them live as independently as possible. The cast includes avid sportsman and self-professed ladies' man Sean; entertainer John; school employee Cristina; and budding entrepreneur Megan. Written by Jwelch5742

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Born This Way (2015) was nominated for the 2018 Emmy Award in the Unstructured Reality Program category, but lost to United Shades of America (2016). See more »

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Food for the soul...
26 September 2019 | by djmathersSee all my reviews

Amazing watching these wonderful humans navigate life, love & everything else as individuals & as a group. Many moments will bring a tear, & many will make you laugh. A fantastic show with a great cast, all of whom have beautiful families & friensa. A must watch!


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8 December 2015 (USA) See more »

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