The incredible story of actor Adam Pearson: He’s an inspiration to millions

Adam Pearson was diagnosed with neurofibromatosis at age five. Tumors grew on his face, drastically altering his appearance and leading to his classmates treating him like he wasn’t human. His life was destined to be very different to the norm, but Adam resolved to never let those who treated him poorly win.

Today, Pearson has become a role model for many, acting in films, appearing on television, and doing his best to erase the stigma of his condition.