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Stumptown

Stumptown/ABC/2019+ (Down syndrome)

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Ansel Parios (Cole Sibus), a youth with Down syndrome who lives in Portland, Oregon. Ansel helps out at the bar called “Bad Alibi.” His sister, Dex (Cobie Smulders) is a ex-Marine Corps veteran turned private investigator (she suffers from PTSD, experiences combat flashbacks, and has a gambling and drinking problem).

Cole Sibus who plays Ansel also has Down syndrome in real life. Sibus is best known for his role on the A&E series “Born This Way” and a role in the 2018 film “Spare Room.”

The TV series is based on Greg Rucka’s graphic novel series, “Stumptown.”