Tippi Hedren Discusses Her Career and Philanthropy

Tippi Hedren, actress, conservationist and philanthropist

Tippi Hedren is best known for her roles in two Alfred Hitchcock movies (The Birds and Marnie), and her extensive efforts in animal rescue at Shambala Preserve, an 80-acre wildlife habitat, which she founded in the 1983.

Although another claim to fame for Tippi is she’s the mother of actress Melanie Griffith.

Her secret to a happy, long life? Having an outlook on life and a purpose. “Give yourself a reason to get up in the morning,” is Tippi’s philosophy.

Listen to Tippi’s entire interview below: