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Television Q&A: Captioning is widespread on TV shows; 'Poldark' and 'The Missing' will return

You have questions. I have some answers. Q: Can you please tell me if any of the online TV shows/series you mention in your column are captioned? If not, there are many thousands of hearing-impaired and deaf folks (like me) who will have absolutely no access to any of them. A: Here's good news: When checking selected original programs from online services, I found plenty of captioning. On Netflix, for example, I found it on "Orange Is the New Black," "Grace and Frankie" and "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt." Amazon's much-praised "Transparent" has captions as well. So did that service's "Bosch" series and a new pilot,...