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When experts reckon that anywhere between 15% and 20% of the population suffer from dyslexia it should come as no surprise that more than a few celebrities are included in those numbers.
You would never have guessed that so many of these celebrities have a little extra trouble learning their lines.
Henry Winkler – aka The Fonz – has worked with a co-author to publish a set of books about Hank Zipzer – a fourth grader suffering from dyslexia.
Orlando Bloom is another star who suffers from dyslexia describing it as working three times harder to only get to two thirds distance.
At only seven years old Tom Cruise was diagnosed with dyslexia – he certainly didn’t let that stop him from reaching his dreams.
Stunning actress Kiera Knightley was diagnosed with dyslexia at only 6 years of age and did extra reading and writing study as a child.
Growing up with mild dyslexia was not enough to stop Anderson Cooper from learning to read.