Sesame Street Welcomes Their First-Ever Autistic Character Julia


Sesame street is the very popular Muppet show for children. The show includes characters of Big Bird, Bert and Ernie, Elmo and Cookie Monster.  These all characters are famous and very close to children’s hearts.

Now, Sesame introduced new young Muppet with red hair and bright green eyes, named as  ‘Julia”, she will represent autistic children and try breaking the stereotype of anger and hostility

Julia shows clear basic signs of autism in the show. Like when big bird say ‘hi’ to her she just ignores it.