Daniel Durant reveals why ‘CODA’ co-star Troy Kotsur is ‘worthy’ of his Oscar win

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Daniel Durant says he “lost it” when his CODA Co-star Troy Kotsur At that time he won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor 2022 Oscar. Netflix You The actor has spoken exclusively to Hollywood Life and talked about it Fellow deaf actor Among Daniel, 32, is Troy for his role as Frank Rossi, who played his son Leo Rossi in the film.

“I mean, I lost it. After all, it was like 35 years later, ”Daniel said as he showed his support The Hollywood ReporterOf The inaugural “Raise Our Voice: Setting Hollywood’s Inclusion Agenda” luncheon Wednesday, April 20, at the Maybourne Beverly Hills Hotel.

Daniel Durant Troy KotsurTroy Kotsur and Daniel Durant star in ‘CODA’ (Lisa O’Connor / Shutterstock)

Troy and Marley Matlin Their daughter gets to hear with Emilia Jones and Daniel makes history in the film after starring in the epic film as her deaf brother. “I have a lot of respect for Marley,” said Daniel. “He has been carrying this torch for so long. She is such a strong woman. Stand out for the deaf actors in Hollywood. And now finally, he has a team with Troy. And Troy deserves it because again, he’s such an amazing and skilled, technical actor so I’m glad he’s recognized. I’m happy with it. “

Meanwhile, in terms of CODAIn its amazing and historic success, Daniel shares his feelings about deafness Representation in Hollywood. “It’s really nice to open doors for Hollywood in general and for doors for deaf actors,” he explained.

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