You might have seen the word ‘Julia’ trending online on Monday. That’s the name of the newest member of the Sesame Street.
Sesame Street has dealt with several topics, such as race, disabilities and death head on over the years and that continues with the introduction of ‘Julia’, who will be the first Muppet cast member with autism. ‘Julia’ will make her debut on the show in April.
Stacey Gordon is the puppeteer playing the role of ‘Julia’, can relate first hand. Stacey’s son has autism. Check out more in the videos below. CLICK HERE for the full story from Sunday night’s episode of ’60 Minutes’.