Confirmed Rumor: Darth Vader’s voice actor James Earl Jones not only stuttered in his youth, he was functionally mute for years. It wasn’t until a teacher inspired him that his golden voice was unleashed upon the world.
Can you believe a person who is widely know for his voice and acting ability was once a stutterer and mute? Maybe there’s hope for the rest of us. Even those of us that don’t stutter and aren’t mute.
Here’s to all the teachers out there – continue to inspire the youth.