In the charming, observant Sundance Now series This Close, the fact that the two protagonists are deaf is both the whole point and completely beside it at the same time.Shoshannah Stern and Josh Feldman — deaf actors who created and wrote the series, which debuts Thursday on the Sundance streaming
“I'd love to see deaf roles of all kinds," says "The Chances" creator Josh Feldman. "Good guys, villains, boring people, messy people."
Deafness is just one aspect of this dramedy, created by and starring Shoshannah Stern and Josh Feldman, that is also about friendship, romance and ambition.
“Every minority group has the right to tell their own story,” Shoshannah Stern says of Sundance Now’s original series This Close. The original dramedy created by, written by, and starring Stern and Josh Feldman, both of whom are dea...
Deaf L.A. actors Josh Feldman and Shoshannah Stern made their own show because their story is missing from TV. read more