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Stephanie Beatriz is actually legally blind
And it definitely affects her on-set a bit! She can’t wear contacts because they bother her eyes so she wears glasses. But since her character Rosa doesn’t, she sometimes finds herself missing her marks since she can’t see them fully! Beatriz caused a stir at the 2014 Golden Globes when she wore glasses with her fancy dress. In a response, she shared that she’s blind and that she worried about the decision to sport frames at such a formal event, but wanted to be able to see the show. And then she saw her idol, Meryl Streep wearing her glasses with her fancy dress and didn’t feel so bad!