Diane Kruger on Playing a Character with Asperger’s

In FX’s 2013 detective drama “The Bridge,” actress Diane Kruger plays the lead role of Sonya Cross, a detective with Asperger syndrome who puts her unique skills to use in a hunt for a serial killer. In this interview from, Diane talks about preparing for the role and what it’s taught her about herself and those on the autism spectrum.

Check out what Diane has to say about compassion, social sensitivity and how her new character could change the way viewers think about autism.

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