AWARD WINNING ACTOR RICHARD KIND URGES TEENS TO PURSUE THEIR DREAMS
spring LL Cool J gave an inspiring talk to the teens on our campus.
Richard Kind, award winning actor and star of such TV comedy shows as “Spin
City” and “Mad about You.” and such movies as Toy Story 3 and A Serious Man,
talked with a very enthusiastic group of teens from our Bukharian Teen Lounge
about his career in acting.
he cautioned that “most actors are not rich and have to do other things to
supplement their income and few become stars,” he urged the teens (some of whom
want to become actors) to “follow your dreams and pursue what you are
to aspiring actor Michael Kalantarov, “Meeting Richard Kind was an amazing
experience. I appreciated that he gave us advice on how to become an actor and that
you really need to put all your strengths and efforts if you want it.”
Debby Perelmuter, Vice President of Services in the Jewish Community for JCCA.
“We are so grateful to Richard for taking the time to enlighten and inspire our
teens. This talk is part of a program to broaden the horizons of our
teens and expose them to a wide range of fields such as finance, culture, and
Bukharian Teen Lounge is an after-school program that helps teens pursue
personal professional and academic goals while maintaining their rich Bukharian