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An Oscar Winning Role Model: Lionel Logue

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

The Oscar winning movie, “The King’s Speech,” tells the story of Lionel Logue and his speech therapy training of England’s King George VI. Logue is an excellent example of a master trainer at work. The producers describe the true story as follows.

After the death of his father, King George V (Michael Gambon), and the scandalous abdication of King Edward VIII (Guy Pearce), Bertie (Colin Firth)—who has suffered from a debilitating speech impediment all his life—

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