David Proud

David Proud is a disabled actor, writer and producer. He was born with spina bifida and uses a wheelchair. He only began his acting career during his early twenties, having previously believed that it would be impossible for him to have as a disabled actor. His first professional acting role was as a wheelchair basketball player in the children's TV series Desperados. David made history becoming the first regular disabled actor in the BBC One drama EastEnders.

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Cast Credits

Marcella (2016)
Guest starring as Joel Lawrence (5 episodes)
No Offence (2015)
Guest starring as Roland Stubbs
Siblings (2014)
Guest starring as Charlie
Secret Diary of a Call Girl (2007)
Guest starring as Blake
EastEnders (1985)
Guest starring as Adam Best (37 episodes)