Thedra Porter is an actress currently on the rise in the film industry starring in an exclusive Netflix feature film by Colombia Pictures ‘ Fatherhood” featuring Kevin Hart! Read below our exclusive interview with Actress Thedra Porter:
Q: Where are you originally from and where are you located now on the map?
Thedra Porter – A: Originally from Georgia and now living in Brooklyn, New York.
Q: Thedra, you are known for your roles in Fatherhood(2021), Happy!(2017), The Blacklist and Law & Order: SVU! What motivates you and inspires you to be the best at your profession as an actress and do you have a top 3 favorite actors, filmmakers or directors that you want to work with in the business?
Thedra Porter – A:What motivates me and inspires me is the desire to be creative for one and I would love to be an inspiration for young people around me and ones who look like me to let them know no matter what age you are you can always take the journey to explore your dream and if you are really serious you will never give up although you will have setbacks but pick yourself up and remember why you are doing this you can give out but never give up. There are many filmmakers that I would love to work with just to name a few Ava Duvernay, Danny Strong, Spike Lee, Dick Wolf, Tyler Perry, Barry Jenkins, Lee Daniels.
Q: As an actress, what would you say is your fav genre in roles you play( Drama, Comedy,Action, a little bit of all) ?
Thedra Porter – A: I would say Drama. I am a theater major and I love the process in Dramatic Arts when it comes to Serious, Thrillers and Action type movies. Now don’t get me wrong, I love to play to comedy but I am no way stand up.
Q: Can you share with us something people may not know about you? Any hobbies or other secret talents you have and or like to do in your spare time?
Thedra Porter – A:Well people may not know that I like to cook. I am a tap dancer and have done many recitals. I am a very good driver and can drive a 5 speed. I was a cheerleader all through my young adult life in school. I am very good at crocheting.
Q: What are some projects that you’ve just wrapped up recently or that you’re currently working on now?
Thedra Porter – A:I have just finished two shorts where I produced two “Remember when”, “Silenced Dialogues” and “I’m Game If You Are “as Dr. Davis.
Q: What are your official social sites on the web we can follow?
Follow filmography on IMDB : https://www.imdb.com/name/nm1801099/
Social Media: Instagram