Category Archives: Stuttering in Famous Personalities

Emily Blunt Stuttering

Actress Emily Blunt’s journey from childhood stuttering to Hollywood stardom is a testament to resilience and talent. Despite early struggles, a teacher’s encouragement led her to discover her passion for acting at a young age. Blunt’s name shines on the Stuttering Foundation’s list of Famous People Who Stutter, inspiring others with her story. Born in […]

Marilyn Monroe Stuttering

In response to “The Importance of Voice” (May 29), I want to highlight the remarkable journeys of Marilyn Monroe and James Earl Jones, two iconic figures who overcame stuttering to achieve greatness. While James Earl Jones is widely known for his powerful voice, few realize the challenges he faced with stuttering. His struggle with speech […]

Julia Roberts and Eric Roberts’ Stuttering

Eric and Julia Roberts are a unique brother-and-sister duo in the world of acting. They are only the third pair of siblings to be nominated for Oscars for acting. Eric received a nomination for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Runaway Train in 1985. His sister Julia won the Oscar for Best Actress for […]

Bruce willis Stuttering Problem

Bruce Willis, the renowned A-list actor, has a lesser-known but remarkable story of overcoming stuttering during his formative years. Born Walter Bruce Willis in 1955 in West Germany to a German mother, Marlene, and American GI father, David Willis, Bruce faced early struggles with stuttering, which persisted through his first two decades. The Willis family […]

Country Singer who Stuttered

Overcoming Stuttering: The Inspirational Journey of a Country Singer For anyone who stutters, the idea of standing in front of a crowd to express yourself might seem like an insurmountable hurdle. Now, imagine doing so with a microphone in hand, a guitar strapped on, and the spotlight shining down on you. This is the reality […]