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Denise Richards Biography

Birth Name:
Denise Lee Richards
Birth Place:
Downers Grove, Illinois, United States
Actor, model

Fast Facts

  • Started a modeling career in high school, with photo shoots that took her from Tokyo to New York
  • Her parents once owned a chain of coffee shops called Jitters
  • Was on the cover of Playboy in December 2004, just nine months after giving birth to daughter Sam
  • Starred in UPN drama Sex, Love & Secrets, but production was halted after seven episodes