Model, actress, and television personality Denise Richards has amassed a fortune during her three-decade career. She is best known for the films “Starship Troopers” and “Wild Things,” as well as for numerous guest appearances on television series. Most recently, Denise appears in Bravo’s “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.” She has also written a memoir, starred in another real estate television series, promoted various beauty and fitness products, and created a skincare and cosmetics line. Denise also supports various charities and is of course known for her marriage to actor Charlie Sheen.
Childhood to fashion model
Denise Richards was born in Downers Grove, Illinois on February 17, 1971. Her father Irv was a telephone engineer and her mother Joni owned a coffee shop. Denise has a younger sister, Michelle. Not only did she become a beautiful young lady, as a child she excelled in baseball and even played on a men’s baseball team.
Denise’s family moved to Oceanside, California when she was in high school. She graduated from El Camino High School in 1989 and went straight into modeling. Denise began her modeling career doing print and television commercials for brands like JC Penney, Secret, and Head & Shoulders. Her career took her to photo shoots and parades in New York City, Paris, and Tokyo.
TV and film roles
In the early 1990s, Denise Richards landed several guest roles on popular television shows. He appeared in “Life Goes On,” “Saved By the Bell,” “Doogie Howser, MD,” “Beverly Hills 90210,” “Seinfeld,” and “In Living Color.” In 1993, Denise got a role in the movie “Loaded Weapon 1”. She landed her first starring role in 1997’s “Starship Trooper.” She was nominated for a Blockbuster Movie Award for the role. The following year, as Denise’s acting career continued to grow, she appeared in “Wild Things.” In 1996, Denise appeared in three episodes of the popular late-night soap opera “Melrose Place.” That same year she played a sexy scientist in “James Bond: The World Is Not Enough.” Denise was named the ninth of Maxim’s “50 Sexiest Women.” He also appeared in music videos for Blues Travelers and Snoop Dog. “
Denise Richards continued her success in Hollywood, appearing in movies and television shows for the next twenty years. In 2001, Denise appeared in five episodes of Spin City. The hit comedy starring Michael J. Fox. Fox left the show for the past two seasons due to Parkinson’s disease. Charlie Sheen took over the lead for the past two seasons and he and Denise dated and ended up married. Denise was named # 9 on FHM’s 100 Sexiest Women. Meanwhile, Denise continued to have guest roles on television shows, including “Friends.” He appeared in three episodes of Sheen’s next big show “Three and a Half Men.” The couple married in 2002 and had two daughters, Sam and Lola. Unfortunately, the couple broke up while Denise was pregnant with Lola. The separation and subsequent divorce in 2006 were voluntary. Denise received a retraining order against Sheen. Later, the couple would become friends again and even co-father their two daughters today. Denise also took in Sheen’s children from her marriage to Brooke Mueller while Mueller and Sheen fought for custody of their twins due to their drug problems. In 2011, Denise adopted a daughter, Eloise.
Even when her marriage fell apart, Denise continued her success acting and modeling. It was featured in magazines like Cosmopolitan, Esquire, Redbook, and GQ. It was featured in Playboy magazine shortly after Lola was born. In 2008, Denise appeared in an E! Realty show, “Denise Richards: It’s complicated.” In 2009, she was a contestant on “Dancing With the Stars.” Unfortunately he was the second star eliminated that season. In 2011, Denise wrote a memoir «The Real Girl Next Store». He also continued to act and guest star in such films as “Drop Dead Gorgeous,” “Valentine,” “Scary Movie 3,” and “Madea’s Witness Protection Program.” He also starred in the short-lived television series “Blue Mountain State.” In 2018, Denise married Canadian actor Aaron Phypers.
Products, sponsorships and philanthropy
In addition to acting, Denise Richards has endorsed various health and beauty products, launched some of her own lines, and supported various charitable causes. It was featured in an infomercial for Flex Abs and advertisements for Gold Cosmetics and Bonnie Bell. Denise launched her own …