Temple Grandin: Emmy Awards' Mystery Star

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During the Emmy Awards last night, cameras kept panning to a woman dressed in a cowgirl shirt. Her name is Temple Grandin. But who is that, exactly?


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    This was such an inspiring movie-thank you to Temple, HBO and everyone involved. What an extraordinary story and what an extraordinary person Temple is. Thanks for bringing it to HBO! It should be brought to network television also as it is soo important for pepople to become educated on the topic of autism. Thanks again! and Claire Danes did such a wonderful job! WOW!


    I have gotten to watch this lady speak and I have learned more from her than any doctor or teacher or therapist ever told me. I have autisitic son which we didn't find out he was till later in middle school. Thank you Temple.



    Thank you for the update on Temple Grandin. Her inspiring story *is a winner for all involved.


    I went to see Temple Grandin in Visalia Calif. where she went to speak. She is amazing! I currenrtly write Social Stories for autistic students in my school district so I am a little familiar with autism.I didn't have HBO but when she told us that she had a movie coming out in Feb. I ordered HBO just to watch it. The movie was great!The actress that portrayed Temple was fantastic! Having met and hearing and seeing Temple Grandin, she portrayed her to a "T".I'm glad for all the recognition this movie got.


    Temple Grandin has accomplished in REAL LIFE what celebs can only wish for.Way to go Temple and all I can say WOW !!! I honestly do not think there's an award fitting for her achievements ! If anyone has never watched specials or the movie about her,you need to !


    Thanks for posting this, THG.

    Temple Grandin was a fantastic movie and the woman herself is an incredible role model for autism. I appreciate that you made this post more about the issue, less about the outfits.

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