A powerful, moving and joyous memoir from Tommy Jessop, award-winning actor and activist.
I’m a man on a mission to show that life with Down Syndrome can be exciting and is worth living, so that other people understand and give us the chance to live life to the full and to be fulfilled.
Tommy Jessop is a multi-award winning actor, theatre performer, and campaigner. Tommy has been at the vanguard of bringing awareness of the potential of people living with Down syndrome to the media, and to government. A Life Worth Living will be Tommy’s story – from his journey into acting and campaigning while showing his unstoppable determination, charisma, and love for life. Tommy’s natural instinct to help others leaps out from the pages, as does his wish to make people aware that those with learning disabilities just want to be treated like everybody else.