But as time went on, the decision that he wanted to become a priest grew stronger in his mind—and he realized that he was in for a rough journey.Sure enough, a seminary rector turned him down because of his stammer, with the explanation, “Priests preach and teach.”Still, Drago persisted and improved somewhat in his speaking, joining a Jesuit novitiate and hoping that he’d be ordained someday. But when I feel the stutter coming, I attend to the presence of God and His unconventional love.By the time they hit 40, however, they start to go bald, get fat and grow hair on their backs.of which he was the star, executive producer and co-creator.He was confined to a wheelchair and required a portable ventilator for the rest of his life.He lobbied on behalf of people with spinal cord injuries and for human embryonic stem cell research, founding the Christopher Reeve Foundation and co-founding the Reeve-Irvine Research Center.By his own admission, Caridade Drago “stuttered terribly” as a youth in India.
He achieved stardom for his acting achievements, in particular.
He is best known for his motion picture portrayal of the classic DC comic book superhero Superman, beginning with the acclaimed Superman (1978), for which he won a BAFTA Award.
Reeve appeared in other critically acclaimed films such as Somewhere in Time (1980), The Bostonians (1984), Street Smart (1987) and The Remains of the Day (1993).
Time called the show "brutal, hilarious and audacious", while Newsday called him "TV's most original comic voice since Seinfeld".
He is also a stand-up comedian whose act revolves around his dysfunctional family and shocking life experiences.