Line of Duty's Tommy opens up on life with Down syndrome: 'Stop holding us back'

Tommy Jessop shared what it was like starring in Line of Duty👀

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1/16/2022 9:43:00 AM

Tommy Jessop shared what it was like starring in Line of Duty👀

EXCLUSIVE Line of Duty actor Tommy Jessop has urged people 'not to hold those with Down syndrome back'

And, as the first actor with Down syndrome to star in a prime-time BBC drama, the 36 year old star is determined to use his new position to show others that they can do the same.In a candid chat with OK! , the talented actor urged people "not to hold those with Down syndrome back."

Tommy said: "I hope that through my acting I can help people to start dreaming and believing in themselves. Get exclusive celebrity stories and fabulous photoshoots straight to your inbox with OK!'s daily newsletter. You can sign up at the top of the page.

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