‘Special’ Creator Ryan O’Connell Is Changing Hollywood, Just Don’t Ask Him if He’s ‘OK’

One of Ryan O’Connell’s biggest pet peeves is when strangers on the street stop to ask him if he’s “OK.” But O’Connell, a gay man with cerebral palsy, knows how he’ll answer that question once his Netflix comedy “Special,” which he writes, executive produces and stars in, drops on Friday. “I can’t wait to point to my billboard right now and say, ‘I’m just fine,'” he told TheWrap.