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Published on May 13, 2016

Actor takes center stage with help of robotic costar

by WGN Web Desk and Micah Materre

Chicago actor Michael Patrick Thornton was told he would never walk again after suffering a stroke 13 years ago.

But he's defying the odds -- and taking center stage -- with help from a robotic costar.

His exoskeleton suit from the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago has helped him walk again.

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