Aryana Engineer was discovered as an actress by her neighbor, an agent, who saw her communicating in sign language with her deaf mother. The neighbor introduced her to casting directors for the film "Orphan", who were looking for a young girl fluent in sign language for the part of Max, and Aryana was cast in the role. Aryana is herself hard of hearing and uses a hearing aid.
Helen Keller speaks. This is amazing! Helen Keller was a true heroine. She was a magnificent light to our world and should be an inspiration to us all. This is a must-see video that should help us all put our challenges into the proper perspective.