Patricia Richardson
Patricia Richardson
Real Name/Full Name Patricia Castle Richardson
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Patricia Richardson
Birth Place: Bethesda, Maryland, U.S.A
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 23 February 1951
Age/How Old: 73 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 170 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
Weight: In Kilograms – 63 Kg
In Pounds – 139 lbs
Eye Color: Dark brown
Hair Color: Light brown
Parents Name: Father –Lawrence Baxter Richardson,
Mother –Mary Elizabeth Howard
Siblings: Anne Richardson, Lynn Richardson, Cathy Richardson
School: Holton Arms School, Hockaday School for Girls
College: Southern Methodist University
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Boyfriend: Mark Cline
Husband/Spouse Name: Ray Baker (1982-1995)
Kids/Children Name: Joseph Baker, Roxane Baker, Henry Baker
Profession: Actress
Net Worth: $30 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Patricia Castle Richardson is an American film and TV actress who is renown for her role on sitcom home improvement as Jill Taylor. She has so far done so well in her acting career. She is also well known for starring in two comedies which earned her several nominations. If you would love to know more about Patricia, then this is the perfect article for you.

Well, how well do you know about Patricia Richardson? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Patricia Richardson’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 Patricia Richardson to date.

Biography and Early Life

Patricia Castle Richardson was born in Bethesda Maryland, on the 23rd of February 1951. She is the daughter ofLawrence Baxter Richardson and Mary Elizabeth Howard. Her father Lawrence used to work as cooperate executive after he had been a naval officer for a number of years. She was brought up among three siblings, Anne, Lynn and Cathy Richardson, her being the third born.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Patricia Richardson in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Patricia Richardson’s age is 73 years old as of today’s date 23rd May 2024 having been born on 23 February 1951. Though, she is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 139 lbs in Pound and 63kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark brown and hair color is Light brown.


Patricia Richardson started out schooling at Holton Arms School in Maryland after which she joined Hockaday School for Girls in Dallas Texas. She did her college studies at the Southern Methodist University and earned herself a BFA. After that, she spent a number of years in New York doing theatre.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Richardson’s first marriage was to a fellow actor, Ray Baker in the year 1982. Together, they got three children who are Henry Richardson Baker and a pair of twins, Roxane Elizabeth Baker and Joseph Castle Baker. They stayed together for a few years and in August 1995, they had a divorce.

Richardson also had a long relationship with Mark Cline, who is a retired former psychologist. The two met when they were studying at the Southern Methodist University. In their relationship, the two used to Star together at Patricia’s home in Los Angeles. Richardson is also the godmother to Betty Gilpin, an actress, who is daughter to Jack Gilpin.

Is Patricia Richardson Lesbian?

Patricia Richardson is straight. There haven’t been any rumors of her dating a girl or showing interest. Besides, she was married to a man, Ray Baker but they got a divorce. She has also had a long relationship with Mark Cling, who is a former psychologist. Even in her years of staying single, Patricia has not shown any interest in dating a female. This is proof enough that she is not gay.

Professional Career

Patricia started her career in a musical fable. She was the understudy of the role of Gypsy Rosa Lee in Angela Lansbury Broadway Production. She also worked in the regional theatre, commercial, Broadway and Off-Broadway play. She has been featured in ‘The Equalizer,’ ‘You Better Watch Out,’ ‘Christmas Evil,’ ‘Kate and Allie’ etc. Patricia has also hosted a television film called ‘Bringing Ashley Home.’ She has also been featured in a number of film projects like The West Wing, Beautiful Wave and Avarice and Hall Mark etc.

In the cast of strong medicine, Patricia was on the board of directors and was a National Spokesperson for ‘Cure PSP.’ Patricia has also starred in two comedies, and those are which earned her four nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award as the outstanding lead actress in a comedy series and a Golden Globe for best actress.

At one point, when Patricia was pregnant with twins and home improvement, she left for a few years so that she could spend enough time with her children. She came back later as Dr. Andy Campbell which is a role that was introduced after Janine Turner left the show.


Patricia Richardson hasn’t won any awards yet. However, she has been nominated for a number of awards. With her performance in TV series, she was nominated for two Golden Globe Awards and four Emmy Awards. She has also been nominated twice for the Prism Awards. She also got a nomination for Favourite Female TV Performer under the People’s Choice Awards.

Patricia also co-hosted with Ellen DeGeneres, the 46th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards in 1994, and this earned her a nomination for an Independent Spirit Award. This was for her first starring role opposite Peter Fonda in a movie.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Patricia Richardson in 2024

Patricia Richardson Net Worth
Patricia Richardson Net Worth

As of 2024, Patricia’s net worth stands at approximately $30 million. She has earned this wealth all by herself from her successful acting career. Her active involvement in comedy and television commercials has also earned her more wealth.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Patricia hated mothers who were perfect in films. She says that she used to think that that was so unrealistic.
  • Patricia is a registered democrat

We can all agree that Patricia is a great actress. She has achieved great success and I believe there’s way much more in store for her.


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