Terry Richardson
Terry Richardson
Real Name/Full Name Terrence Richardson
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Terry Richardson
Birth Place: New York City
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 14 August 1965
Age/How Old: 58 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 175 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
Weight: In Kilograms – 72 Kg
In Pounds – 159 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: black
Parents Name: Father – Bob Richardson
Mother – Norma Kessler
Siblings: N/A
School: Nordhoff High School
College: N/A
Religion: Unknown
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Alexandra Bolotow
Kids/Children Name: Roman Richardson and Rex Richardson.
Profession: Fashion Photographer
Net Worth: $10 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Terry Richardson is an American photographer. Richardson focuses on portrait photography and is famed for working with different fashion magazines, including GQ, Vogue, Vice, and Rolling Stone. Terry is also known for being a producer of various diesel campaigns, his major campaign being the Global Warming Ready campaign in 2007.

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Biography and Early Life

Terry was born Terrence Richardson in New York City on 14 August 1965. His parents are Norma Kessler, an actor, and Bob Richardson, a fashion photographer. His parents separated while he was still young, so Terry had to move in with his mother and stepfather, Jackie Lomax, an English guitarist.

Terry’s father struggled with drug abuse and schizophrenia, which might have been a significant reason he separated from Terry’s mother. After the divorce, Terry and his mother and stepfather moved to Woodstock, New York. Terry later moved with his mother to the Hollywood neighborhood of Los Angeles and then later moved to Ojai, California.

Terry originally never wanted to be a photographer but a punk rock musician. For Four years, Terry played the bass guitar for a punk rock band known as The Invisible Government. He also played bass guitar for other punk bands, including Doggy Style, Baby Fist, Signal Street Alcoholics, and Middle Finger.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Terry Richardson in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Terry Richardson’s age is 58 years old as of today’s date 17th June 2024 having been born on 14 August 1965. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 175 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 159 lbs in Pound and 72 kg in Kilograms.


Before moving to Ojai, California, Terry attended Hollywood High School, but he joined Nordhoff High School after relocating.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Terry Richardson With Husband Alexandra Bolotow
Terry Richardson With Husband Alexandra Bolotow

Terry is a happily married man. He got married to his long-time photography assistant Alexandra Bolotow in 2017 after they started dating in 2014. The couple was blessed with twins in March 2016, almost a year before their marriage. The names of the children are Roman Richardson and Rex Richardson.

Before his marriage to Alexandre, Terry had been in a couple of relationships. He was previously married to Nikki Uberti from 1996 to 1999, who was a model. He then dated businesswoman Audrey Gelman in 2011, but they separated in 2013.  He has also been romantically involved with other stars like Susan Elridge, Lindsay Lohan, and Dami Moore.

Terry has not had a smooth photography career. He was accused of sexually exploiting young female models during photo shoots, including Jamie Peck, Charlotte Waters, Minerva Portillo, and Rie Rasmussen. However, Terry denies the claims and terms them as false. He has also been backed up by models including Daisy Lowe, Charlotte Free, and Noot Seear, and they consider him considerate and respectful. These allegations of sexual assault have worked against him in many ways as various fashion magazines that he was working for decided to stop commissioning his work. The Fashion magazines include Glamour, Wired, Vanity Fair, GQ, Vogue, Valentino, and Bulgari. He was reported to be under investigation by the NYCPD’s Special Victims Squad in January 2018, and as of May 2019, his case was still active.

Is Terry Richardson Gay?

Terry Richardson is of a straight sexual orientation. Despite his accusations of sexually exploiting female models, there have been no claims of his being involved in same-sex relationships. For the longest time known, Terry has only been engaged with females and never had a relationship with a man. He is also married, which dispels any claim that may arise convicting him of being either gay or bisexual.

Professional Career

Terry was given his first snapshot camera in 1982 by his mother. He used it to document his life and bring to life the punk rock scene in Ojai. His big break was in 1994 when Vibe published his fashion photos. Terry then worked with Katherine Hamnett in 1995 then moved to London, where he got to work with The Face and Arena magazines.

Terry has worked with several fashion brands throughout his career, including Tom Ford, Aldo, Sisley, and many others. He has also worked with different fashion magazines, including Rolling Stone, Vice, Vanity, and GQ. He has also been involved in music video direction since the late 1990s.


Terry Richardson has been able to acquire several awards throughout his career. He was nominated for the MTV Video Music Award in 2014 for Best Direction because of the Miley Cyrus Video he did for Wrecking Ball. He won the Cannes Lion International Advertising Festival, Silver Lion, in 2007. He has won many acclamations for his works during his photography and has been congratulated for his talent.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Terry Richardson in 2024

Terry Richardson Net Worth
Terry Richardson Net Worth

As of 2024, Richardson has a net worth of approximately $10 million. His primary earner has been his photography career and the shows that he has been bringing together. However, Richardson has lost a lot of wealth due to the accusations of sexual assault against him. Most of the fashion magazines he worked with stopped endorsing his works, which was a major blow to his earning. Regardless, his wealth continues to grow because nobody can take away his skill, and also he has a huge fan base that supports his works.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Although he is American, his first language is French.
  • Terry has made claims to be a massive fan of Skechers.
  • Terry Loves collecting vintage rock t-shirts and mostly buys them from eBay.

Terry is a fantastic photographer who has dedicated his life to bringing portraits to life. His achievement has not come easy, and it has taken a lot of gut to fight haters and rise above negative talks.


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