Denise Richards
Denise Richards
Real Name/Full Name Denise Lee Richards
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Denise Richards
Birth Place: Illinois, USA
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 17th February 1971
Age/How Old: 53 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 168 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
Weight: In Kilograms – 52 Kg
In Pounds – 115 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Light Brown
Parents Name: Father – Irv Richards
Mother –Joni Lee
Siblings: Michelle Richards
School: Herrick Elementary School, Downers Grove North High School, and El Camino High School
College: N/A
Religion: Roman Catholic
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Bisexual
Marital Status: Married
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Aaron Phypers
Kids/Children Name: Sam Sheen, Lola Rose Sheen, and Eloise Joni Sheen
Profession: Actress, former fashion model, and television personality
Net Worth: $15 Million
Last Updated: July 2024

Denise Richards is an American actress, former fashion model, and television personality. She is best known for her roles as Carmen Ibanez in Starship Troopers (1997), Kelly Van Ryan in Wild Things (1998), and Bond Girl Christmas Jones in The World is Not Enough (1999). She has also appeared in many other films but we’ll through them later in the article.

Denise has had a couple of television roles including The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills and her own reality TV show, Denise Richards: It’s Complicated. Let us go through the career and other aspects of the life of Denise Richards.

Well, how well do you know about Denise Richards? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Denise Richards’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Denise Richards to date.

Biography and Early Life

Denise Richards was born in Downers Grove, Illinois on the 17th of February 1971. Richards’ mother, Joni Lee, was a coffee shop owner and her father, Irv Richards, was a telephone engineer. She has a younger sister called Michelle Richards and is of German and French ancestry. Unfortunately for the family, the mother passed on in November 2007.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Denise Richards in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Denise Richards’s age is 53 years old as of today’s date 25th July 2024 having been born on 17 February 1971. Though, she is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 168 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 115 lbs in Pound and 52 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blue and hair color is Light Brown.


At 15, the family moved to Oceanside, California and in 1989, she graduated from El Camino High School. She was voted best looking in her high school yearbook and after her graduation, she began working as a model and travelled to many big cities like Paris, New York and Tokyo.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Denise Richards With Husband Aaron Phypers
Denise Richards With Husband Aaron Phypers

In December 2001, Richards was engaged to Charlie Sheen and got married on June 15, 2002. They have two daughters together and while Richards was pregnant with the second child, she filed for divorce. She sought a restraining from Sheen and it was granted; Sheen was to stay 300 feet away from Richards and their daughters unless during supervised visits. In May 2010, Sheen gave up custody of the daughters to Richards.

However, Sheen and Richards were in good terms in mid-2012. In June 2011, she adopted a third daughter, Eloise Joni Sheen, whose middle name is that of Richards’ mother who passed away in 2007. In December 2017, she began dating Aaron Phypers and on September 8, 2018, they got married in Malibu, California.

Is Denise Richards Lesbian?

Richards’ is bisexual. She once revealed that she had some relations with a woman.

Professional Career

In the 1990s, Richards was featured in a number of short films and made a number of television appearances. Some of the films she did were; Loaded Weapon 1 (1993), Tammy and the T-Rex (1994), Lookin’ Italian (1994), and many others. The television appearances were like Beverly Hills, 90210, Seinfeld (1993), Lois and Clark (1994) and many others.

She made her first starring role on Starship Troopers (1997), a role for which she was praised for. In 1998, she Wild Things with actors like Kevin Bacon and Matt Dillon. She later appeared in many other movies and TV shows after her good debut performances.

On the 8th season of Dancing with the Stars, Richards appeared with Maksim Chmerkovskiy and also landed a role in Deep in the Valley, alongside Km Kardashian and Chris Pratt. In 2011, she published a memoir, The Real Girl Next Door, a New York Times Best Seller and a book, stating that she did these projects because she always wanted to do something inspirational. As a model, Richards has been on the covers of some of the biggest magazines in the world including Redbook, Details,, Esquire, Self and even Playboy. In 2020, Richards returned to The Real Housewives of Beverley Hills.


Denise Richards’ professional on-screen career has been quite a success for her. She is quite talented and has picked up a few awards for her incredible appearances. In 2016, she won the Los Angeles International Underground Film Festival for Best Actress, she won the 2017 Northeast Film Festival Award Best Ensemble Cast in American Satan.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Denise Richards in 2024

Denise Richards Net Worth
Denise Richards Net Worth

As mentioned earlier, Denise Richards is a really talented individual. Her performances are great and as a filmmaker, you would always want her to a part of your team. With this said, it means that Richards is quite fond of making good money, which she has. At the moment, Richards has an estimated net worth of $15 Million as of 2024.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • When she was in school, she liked to play baseball and was the only girl in the team.
  • She has appeared in the NOH8 campaign and spoken in favor of gay marriage.

Denise Richards is an incredible actress who is very talented. She stands out among a number of other actresses in the industry. She is also a role model for what she believes in and continues to inspire young aspiring actresses every day.


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