October 05, 2014 Disabled TV Character Face-Off: First Round October 05, 2014/ apulrang The votes are in ... or rather I have decided there are enough votes to call it. Here are the 16 contestants for Best Disabled TV Character: So, now it's time to vote in the first round, pitting two disabled characters in the same show! Becky Jackson Glee Actor: Lauren Potter Disability: Down Syndrome. Role on the show: Secondary character in an ensemble cast. Member of the “Cheerios” high school cheerleading team. Artie Abrams Glee Actor: Kevin McHale Disability: Paraplegic due to an accident. Uses a manual wheelchair. Role on the show: Main character in an ensemble cast. One of the original members of the “New Directions” high school glee club. Voting in this round will be closed Sunday, October 19, 2014. Create your free online surveys with SurveyMonkey , the world's leading questionnaire tool.