Dominic Scott Kay plays the young Brad Cohen in Front of the Class

It is an honor to introduce to you Dominic Scott Kay. This 12 year old kid is amazing. It didn’t take long for the two of us to bond. He has an impressive resume playing Tom Cruise as a child in Minority Report, he was the voice of Wilbur in Charlotte’s Web which also starred Dakota Fanning, he was recently in Snow Buddies and was also in the Kevin Bacon film Loverboy. Not only does he act, but he is a writer and director and plays in a band.
Dominic does an amazing job for playing me as a 12 year old boy during a difficult time in my life. He too has my tics down pat. He has worked hard at perfecting the tics to be just right. Dominic is a hit on the set as everyone enjoys being around him. I know it must be tough acting for several hours then having to go into a classroom and learn academics. But Dominic doesn’t have a hard time juggling.
I told Dominic if he truly wanted to know what it was like to be Brad Cohen, then he needed to eat at Moe’s! Moe’s Southwest Grill is one of my favorite restaurants (I only eat there 1 or 2 times a week usually getting the same Joey Bag of Donuts!) Dominic said he loved burritos and he wasn’t kidding. He got a huge burrito and scarfed it down in 4 minutes. I finished at least 10 minutes after him. When people walk into Moe’s the people working there scream out “Welcome to Moe’s!!!!!” I told Dominic we needed to just scream it out even though nobody was coming in. Once we screamed out “Welcome to Moe’s” all the people working there began screaming out “Welcome to Moe’s” also. He is now official!
I know you will all love watching him in this movie…….Dominic will be a hit! Nancy and I have enjoyed getting to know Dominic and his family. They are all great. Cheers

10 Responses to “Dominic Scott Kay plays the young Brad Cohen in Front of the Class”

  1. Martin Zavala Says:

    I think that Dominic did a good job playing the role!
    It’s incredible how he could pull off a role like that!
    The movie was great it’s my favorite movie!

  2. Denise Says:

    I was watching a Christmas movie this week and the young boy looked so familiar – I finally realized it was Dominic with long hair!
    His eyes are gorgeous.

  3. Theresa Garrett Says:

    Dominic – you are something special! You had my heart after the first scene of the movie! I could never tell you were acting. What a wonderful gift you have given all of us. Your portrayal of young Brad was eye-opening and really inspiring. It was hard work that will pay off in many ways. I’m sure you grew tremendously as an actor and also as a person from doing this movie. Keep seeking roles that are special because you are no ordinary young man! We will be seeing you for years to come and I can’t wait to see all that is in store for you! Keep your head about you and be grateful for your gift. Thanks for sharing it with all of us!

  4. Raven Says:

    Hi I think you have grown up and you are CUTE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!xoxoxoxoxoxoxoxoxoxoxo bye

    Love Raven
    Age 11

  5. khateee Says:

    i had recently viewed the movie on hbo..and i was crying the whole time! can’t help it. the actors were really cute and its a wonderful story.i love it 😀 😀

  6. flashguy Says:

    you just got yourself a place in my bookmarks

  7. Barb Says:

    You did a great job Dominic! I was moved to tears as I watched you play Brad. Keep playing parts that inspire people to be all that they can be! God bless!

  8. Toni Says:

    You are a phenomenal actor…you seem so young to be so good :) You made all of us (my husband and 6 yr. old daughter) really feel for what Brad had to go through. You’re expressions alone, melted our hearts. This movie was VERY well casted!
    This movie should be shown at schools everywhere. Thank you for sharing your life journey Brad!

  9. lisa cook Says:

    I love watching the movie, i even like my kids to watch it. This movie is great for all ages I really love to sit down and watch a GOOD and CLEAN movie, and that is what I get with Front of the class. WE only watch CHRISTIAN movies and this one is very Clean. SO I have brought the movie and love it. Thanks for A CLEAN movie we love your story! JESUS love
    s you Brad!

  10. claire Says:

    dominic you are a great actor i watched you on youtube ive seen all your movies their great!!

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"Brad Cohen is a walking billboard for the idea of living positively. He is like a cold drink on a hot day--refreshing, energizing, and likely to put a smile on your face."
Tim Shriver - Chairman of Special Olympics

"I have observed the magic of Brad Cohen in the classroom. He has turned Tourette Syndrome into an asset, and his life into inspiration."
Senator Johnny Isakson, Georgia

"Brad Cohen's story is a triumph of hope, determination, will and relentless good humor."
Peter J. Hollenbeck, Ph.D., Professor and
Associate Head of Biological Sciences,
Purdue University


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