Prison Break’s Wentworth Miller Shares Autism Diagnosis

These creators (some quite young) speak to the relevant issues more knowledgeably/fluently than I can. (There's a lot to know.)" So, he's taking his time to learn. "Re-examining 5 decades of lived experience thru a new lens. "There is a now-familiar cultural narrative (in which I've participated) that goes, 'Public figure shares A, B and C publicly, dedicates platform to D, E and F,'" Miller added. "No. "Adding nuance. And (it's a 'both/and') that's not necessarily what's going to happen here."photosSee the Stars of Prison Break, Then & NowThe Golden Globe nominee explained he doesn't "know enough about autism. To everything I've achieved/articulated."By Elyse Dupre Jul 27, 2021 8:30 PMTagsPrison BreakCelebritiesWentworth MillerDavid Livingston/Getty ImagesWentworth Miller is a member of the autism community. Not a 5-year-old," he wrote. "And (it's a 'both/and') I recognize access to a diagnosis is a privilege many do not enjoy."
While the diagnosis "was a shock," he said, it also was "not a surprise." He then reflected on sharing his diagnosis with the world. "Right now my work looks like evolving my understanding," Miller stated. Meanwhile, I don't want to run the risk of suddenly being a loud, ill-informed voice in the room. class=”article-detail__title article-detail__title–speakable”>Prison Break's Wentworth Miller Shares Autism Diagnosis"Oh – this isn't something I'd change," actor Wentworth Miller wrote on Instagram. Only to raise my hand, say, 'I am here. /srs. Have been (w/o realizing it).'"Watch: "Prison Break" Cast Plays 'Know Your Fox River 8'However, he offered to share the resources he's come across so far. Fighting stigma. Spoken for. In his caption, Miller noted he received an informal autism diagnosis last fall, "preceded by a self-diagnosis" and "followed by a formal diagnosis." 
The Prison Break star described the process as "long," "flawed" and "in need of updating."
"I'm a middle-aged man. "If anyone's interested in delving deeper into #autism + #neurodiversity, I'll point you toward the numerous individuals sharing thoughtful + inspiring content on Instagram, TikTok… Unpacking terminology," he continued. I get – got – immediately being autistic is central to who I am. I don't wish to do additional harm. The 49-year-old actor shared his diagnosis in a July 25 Instagram post. The #autistic community (this I do know) has historically been talked over. "Good for them. (They've been schooling me as well.)" That will take time.