Does Ryan Cartwright have autism
The TV show alphas is about a group of mutants with powers that are seen as the next thing in human evolution. Gary Bell acts as a human antennae who can pull in any type of electronic noise. His main function is to search the internet and camera footage for the group. The actor who plays the character is Ryan Cartright. The actor is not autistic, but the character definitely is. Ryan says he conducted interviews with professionals and watched the characteristics of people with autism to build his characterization. So, though the TV character is autistic, the actor is not.