(AP) — Tichina Arnold knew as a tot she was meant to perform and has been honing her talent since.
But she credits more than that for a career that’s paired her with Martin Lawrence, Chris Rock and, in her latest project, Cedric the Entertainer for CBS’ “The Neighborhood.”READ MORE: Chicago First Alert Weather: Single Digit Temps Throughout The Morning, Cloudy During The Day
Listen to the comedic actress explain and it’s apparent she could moonlight as a life counselor. She advises young would-be actors to understand that being able to deal with people is as important as doing the job.
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Arnold started her professional career at age 11, appearing at the Public Theater in New York City. Her first big-screen role came in 1986’s “Little Shop of Horrors.”
Arnold plays Tina, wife to Cedric the Entertainer’s gruff Calvin, in “The Neighborhood,” airing Mondays.
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