We had the good fortune of connecting with whisper washington and we’ve shared our conversation below.
Hi whisper, what role has risk played in your life or career?
I believe risk is very important in life, especially if you have big dreams.Risk are sometimes the only thing that can push your life forward. Risk has played a very big part of my career every opportunity i have ever had came from taking a big risk. I moved from Maryland to California to pursue my dreams. That was a big risk but so many opportunities and doors have opened up for me in California.
Can you open up a bit about your work and career? We’re big fans and we’d love for our community to learn more about your work.
I am an actress,writer and comedian i have been living in Los Angeles for 6 years. I am most proud of my comedy career, having the ability to make people laugh is something i am very proud of. Most of my comedy is about my crazy family and crazy dating life.I have gotten where i am today by being persistent and not being afraid to ask for help. Navigating any career is difficult so it is important to ask for help.It has not been easy i have made mistakes and received a lot of no’s, but there is nothing else i would be happy doing.When i have challenges i think about how far i have come and how i am closer to my dreams than i was a year ago, cant give up now.The biggest lesson i have learned is to go with my gut. A lot of times my first instinct is correct, trusting yourself is very important.I want the world to know that i am hardworking,goofball who just wants to make everyone laugh.
Any great local spots you’d like to shoutout?
I would take them to world on wheels that place has a real LA vibe,where they can real get a feel of LA people.For food i would take them to Birrieria San Marcos for tacos. I would also take them to GS Lounge to dance and again get a real LA vibe.
Shoutout is all about shouting out others who you feel deserve additional recognition and exposure. Who would you like to shoutout?
My parents Yvette and Eugene Washington they are very supportive and never let me give up