Lauren Potter

24-year-old actress with Down syndrome, best known for role on <i>Glee</i>

Lauren Potter is a 24-year-old actress with Down syndrome who has starred on both stage and screen. She is best known for her role as cheerleader “Becky Jackson” on FOX-TV’s “Glee.”

In addition to her role on “Glee,” Lauren is a World Games Ambassador for the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 and has also been appointed to the President’s Committee for People with Intellectual Disabilities.

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