A is for Autism is a BBC original series.


A young teenage girl living in England learns what it feels like to have autism.


  • Talia Grant as Leah Brookshire, a teenage girl who is diagnosed with autism when she was 4 years old. She can communicate verbally, loves Broadway musicals, and wants to make new friends.
  • Alexia Khadime as Tessa Brookshire, Leah's caring mother.
  • Chiké Okonkwo as Aiden Brookshire, Leah's overbearing father.
  • Hattie Gotobed as Mary Golding, Leah's best friend who understands Leah's disability.

List of episodes

List of The A Word episodes

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