Nicole Richie Net Worth
Nicole Camille Richie Martin is an US-based fashion designer, author, actress and television personality. Nicole got her popularity for her role in the television series ‘The simple life’ for Fox, which lasted 5 Seasons. She was seen alongside Paris Hilton, who was her childhood best friend, although it was dropped down later and both of them had to face charges.
Nicole is worth of 10 million dollars while around 5 million dollars of her fortune was made with her reality series ‘The simple life’.
Born in September 21, 1981, her original name was Nicole Camille Escovedo. She has English, Mexican and Credo African American ancestry although she was born in Berkeley, California. She moved in with Lionel Richie, a famous pop star when she was three, because her parents could not provide her. Michael Jackson was her godfather. She did her schooling from Sherman oaks, California. She completed her schooling in Montclair college preparatory school in 1999. Then she studied Arts and Media from Arizona which she dropped later.
She made her acting debut in ‘kids in America’. she has appeared in television series Eve, 6 feet under, American dreams, 8 simple rules for dating my teenage daughter, Chuck. she has appeared as a guest judge on ‘project runway’. She had her reality show ‘Candidly Nicole’ run for two seasons in VH1.
She made a live appearance on ABC’s ‘The view’ making her musical debut. She then appeared in ‘We are the world’, ‘25 for Haiti’. She then made a cameo appearance in ‘Let there be Love’ by Christina Aguilera. She has also appeared in other albums such as ‘So into you’ and ‘I call it love’.
Books and Novels
Her novel ‘The truth about diamonds’ was published which is relatively based on her life and can be called her semi-autobiography. It was on New York Times Best seller list. Her second novel was ‘Priceless’ in 2010.
Nicole takes part in the advertising campaigns of Jimmy Choo and Bongo Jeans. She has her own Jewelry line, house of Harlow in 1960. She creates maternity clothes for the store,’ A Pea in the pod’. She has a women’s clothing store called ‘Winter Kate’, named after her two daughters. She has also launched a collection for Macy’s impulse line for the store in 2012. She then launched her own perfume line, Nicole.
Richie and her spouse Joel Madden, run a foundation ‘The Richie Madden Children’s Foundation’. Then alongside Benji Madden, the couple raised fund with UNICEF for distributing tap water to villages. Esprit donated a fair amount for the cause of their foundation. They worked with a non governmental organization ‘Beyond Shelter’ to help homeless people. they joined their hands together with UNICEF again to help cyclone devastated Myanmar. They have also adopted many schools.
Awards and Honor
She has won ‘Entrepreneur of the year’ for her ‘House of Marlow in 1960’. She has won Teen Choice Awards twice in 2005 and in 2010.