Husband and wife duo, Dondre Whitfield, and, Salli Richardson-WhitfieldWhitfield, who have been married for over 16 years were recently honored at the Black Women in Film Untold Stories Luncheon. After the luncheon, the couple gave words of wisdom to aspiring actors.
After the luncheon, there was a ladies panel during which Dondre and Salli Richardson reminded the audience to know the difference between your passion and your purpose. Providing an example, Dondre referred to acting as his passion.
In closing of the discussion, Salli had great words for those aspiring to act. She advised learning your craft by taking acting classes, and even recommended panelist actress-producer Terri J. Vaughn as a perfect instructor for a new actor.