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Owen Suskind and Gilbert Gottfried on The View: Discuss New Documentary 'Life, Animated'

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June 28, 2016- "Owen Suskind and Gilbert Gottfried on The View: Discuss New Documentary 'Life, Animated'"-  In this 5 minute clip of daytime TV’s The View, Owen Suskind, his mother Cornelia, and comedian Gilbert Gottfried are interviewed by The View co-hosts regarding the new documentary “Life, Animated.” The movie recounts how Owen, who was diagnosed with regressive autism at age 3, learned to communicate and understand the world through Disney films. Gottfried, who memorably voiced Jafar’s wise-cracking parrot sidekick Iago in Owen’s favorite movie Aladdin, formed a relationship with Owen. In this interview, an animated clip shows how Owen’s dad first communicated with Owen by imitating Iago and initiating conversation with Owen through an Iago hand puppet.




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