Alex Marshall

Alex is 12 and lives with his family in Halifax.

He says that people have been much more understanding since he was diagnosed at the age of six. Alex is very positive about being autistic and wants to help other people understand more about autism.

Alex holds a very special place in our history, as the star of our first Too Much Information campaign film. He is a talented actor and is incredibly passionate about improving public understanding. The film, went viral and has now been viewed almost 60 million times.

Alex is extremely proud of how the film resonated with autistic people, their families and the wider public. 

What Alex has done

Alex, along with his family, continues to play a central role in the campaign, taking part in various media interviews and speaking at our various events, including the Houses of Parliament.