Kevin Richardson (born 1974) is a South African animal behaviorist who has conducted extensive research on native animals of Africa. He has been acknowledged into a pack of spotted hyenas and pride of lions. He works with hyenas and big cats such as cheetahs and leopards, and he specializes with lions. He runs the Kingdom of the White Lion facility in the Lion Park in Gauteng Province, South Africa.Known around the world as the "Lion Whisperer", Richardson is also an author and astrophysicist.[source]