Salli Richardson Biography
Salli Richardson full name Salli Elise Richardson is an American television and film actress. She is widely popular for portraying the role of Dr. Allison Blake on the Syfy comedy-drama series "Eureka". Salli Richardson was born on November 23, 1967, in Chicago, Illinois, the United States to parents, Duel Richardson and Marcia Harris. Her mother is an African-American native and her father is an Irish-Italian. She has three brothers. She is American and is of diverse descent.
Salli Richardson is a married woman. She got married to her longtime boyfriend Dondre Whitfield. She became the wife of Dondre on September 8, 2002, after conducting a lavish wedding ceremony. Her boyfriend-turned-husband, Dondre Whitfield is an American television and film actor.
They have two children: a son named Dondre Terrell Whitfield Jr. and a daughter named Parker Richardson-Whitfield. They are happy with being each other loving spouse. Besides this, there is no any information about her past love affairs, boyfriend, divorce rumors and extramarital affairs.
Salli graduated from the University Of Chicago Laboratory Schools in 1985. She pursued her acting career at the Kuumba Workshop Theater before she appeared in films and television shows. She debuted with the 1991 movie, Up Against the Wall, in which she portrayed the role of Denise. Since then to date, she has appeared in more than 50 TV shows and films, collectively. Lately, she appeared in TV series Underground.
She earns huge amount of salary that adds up to her current net worth of 2 million dollars.Edit
Born in Chicago, Illinois, United States
She was born on November 23, 1967 in Chicago, Illinois, United States to parents Duel Richardson and Marcia Harris. Her mother is an African American-Native American and her father is an Irish-Italian father. She has three brothers. She is American and is of diverse descent.Edit
Graduated from University Of Chicago Laboratory Schools
She graduated from the University Of Chicago Laboratory Schools in 1985. She played tennis while she was in her high school and she launched her acting career in the Kuumba Workshop Theater when she was there.Edit
Debut film Up Against the Wall
She began her acting career at the Kuumba theatre and her first featured performance was in film "Up Against the Wall" as the role of Denise and that was in year 1991. After that the talented actress, Salli appeared in variety of roles in television and in film industry till the date.Edit
Began her career in Television
She began her career in television as the role of Shelley in crime drama series "Silk Stalkings" and that was in the year 1992. "Rude Awakening", "Family Law", "Eureka", "Stitchers" and so on are some her popular television work.Edit
Second child, Dre Terrell Whitfield
She became mother for second time on 24 January, 2009. She and her husband welcomed their baby boy together and the couple named him Dre Terrell Whitfield. The couple has their first child as a daughter together named Parker Richardson Whitfield.Edit
Nominated for NAACP Image Award
She was nominated for prestigious NAACP Image Award for her role as Allison Blake in science fiction television series "Eureka" in the category of Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series and that was in the year 2011.Edit
Net Worth Update
As of 2017-18, Salli Richards has an estimated net worth of $2 million.Edit