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Disabled actor Daryl Mitchell in a scene from "NCIS: New Orleans." Mitchell, who is paralyzed as a result of a motorcycle accident in 2001, has starred in a variety of films and TV series. He is currently a series regular on the "NCIS" spin-off series. (Skip Bolen/CBS via AP)

Disabled actor Daryl Mitchell in a scene from "NCIS: New Orleans." Mitchell, who is paralyzed as a result of a motorcycle accident in 2001, has starred in a variety of films and TV series. He is currently a series regular on the "NCIS" spin-off series. (Skip Bolen/CBS via AP)

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