Kyle Richards Net Worth
Kyle Richards is an American actress, television personality, memoirist, and philanthropist, who started her career as a child actress on the television show, Little House on the Prairie. She has also made appearances in several horror films as well as been a cast member on reality television, including shows, The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills and The New Celebrity Apprentice. The estimated net worth of Kyle Richards is $35 million.
Kyle Egan Richards was born on January 11, 1969 in Hollywood, California, to Kathleen Mary Richards and Kenneth Edwin Richards, Her parents separated in 1972, but her mother remarried two more times. Richards has an older half sister, Kathy Hilton, who was born when her mother was married to her first husband, Lawrence Avanzino. She also the sister to her older sister Kim Richards, who was also an actress. Kyle Richards has three paternal siblings on her father’s side, who came from a previous marriage before her mother, and were also adults by the time, Richards was born. Kyle Richards is the half-aunt to Nicky and Paris Hilton.
Kyle Richards made her debut as an actress when she was a child, when she was four years old. She landed her role in the Disney film, Escape to Witch Mountain, which soon introduced her to other roles in the entertainment industry. To further her acting career, she began to make appearances on the television show, Little House on the Prairie, as the character Alicia Sanderson Edwards. In the 1970’s Richards went on to act in the popular horror films, The Car, Tobe Hooper’s: Eaten Alive, and John Carpenter’s: Halloween. Richards also had a small role in the 1980’s film, The Watcher in the Woods. She even made appearances on several television shows, including, ER, The Simple Life, and My New BFF. However, more recently, she is a main cast member on the television reality series, The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Richards has also written a book about her real life behind the cameras, titled, Life Is Not a Reality Show: Keeping It Real With the Housewife Who Does it All. Although Kyle Richards may not have had major movie roles that has taken her career to the highest heights, her she has made a name for herself that leaves fans wanting more.
Awards and Acknowledgements
Although Kyle Richards has not won any awards with any of the roles she has played throughout the years, she has been nominated for several awards for the films she played in. In 1982, she received two nominations for the film, The Watcher in the Woods, for Best Supporting Actress at the Saturn Awards, and Best Young Motion Picture Actress, at the Young Artist Award Show. Richards also received a nomination for Best Young Actress in a Movie Made for Television at the Young Artist Award Show, in 1984, for the television movie, This is Kate Bennett. She was nominated in 1985, for the film, Down to Earth, at the Young Artist Award Show, for Best Young Actor/Actress in a Cable Series or Program.
Net Worth of Kyle Richards
With Kyle Richards’ popularity as a real housewife of Beverly Hills, she has also grown to be a popular celebrity, because of the looks that her niece, Paris Hilton bears to her as identical. She has even made several television appearances on television movies as well as television shows, such as Days of Our Lives and CSI. Kyle Richards net worth is $35 million and she owes much of her success to her acting career as well as her being a reality television reality personality. She can also pay tribute to her authorship of the book, Life Is Not a Reality Show: Keeping It Real With the Housewife Who Does It All. Kyle Richards is a working woman who has built her own name since the 1970’s. She is what today’s working woman has inspired to be.
Kyle Richards’ personal life is put on air with her husband, Mauricio Umansky, a Los Angeles real estate agent, on the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. However, she met him in 1994 and after having a son, the two were married in 1996. The couple had a daughter, Alexia, in 1996 and two more daughters, Sophia, in 2000, and Portia, in 2008.
Kyle Richards may be a lesser known actress who is not higher up on the ladder of acting, but she has made quite the name for herself with her career. She has not only dedicated her time to making a name for herself in films and on reality T.V., but also in her family, whom she dedicates her life to. Kyle Richards is a woman who has made herself known with the outlook of letting fans known the truth behind the cameras and how life is not what it seems. She is someone fans will forever look up to, because she knows how to express the reality of Hollywood.