February 17, 1971
49 years old
5 ft 6 in | 168 cm
37-24-34 in | 94-61-87 cm
52 kg | 115 pounds
7.5 US | 38 EU
Denise Lee Richards was born in Downers Grove, Illinois, United States, on February 17, 1971, is an American actress.
Young Denise Richards first started her career as a model in photo shoots and commercials.
She got her television debut in ABC series Life Goes On (1990) in episode "It Ain't All It's Cracked Up to Be", in role as Camille.
She made her big screen debut in comedy movie Loaded Weapon 1 (1993) in role as Cindy.
Her breakthrough performance came as Lt./Capt. Carmen Ibanez in science fiction movie Starship Troopers (1997), for which she was nominated for the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Female Newcomer.
Timecrafters: The Treasure of Pirate's Cove (2021) adventure family in role as Victoria Dare, opposite Malcolm McDowell and Eric Balfour
Saturday at the Starlight (2021) comedy in role as Mrs. Sproat, with Abigail Breslin and Booboo Stewart
Alpha Code (2020) science fiction thriller in role as Johana, with Bren Foster and Randy Couture
Switched (2020) comedy drama in role as Victoria Sharp, opposite John Schneider and Madeleine Byrne
Money Plane (2020) action in role as Sarah, with Adam Copeland, Kelsey Grammer and Thomas Jane
Reality Queen! (2020) comedy in role as Angelina Streisand, opposite Julia Faye West and Mike Tyson
She played Bond girl Christmas Jones in James Bond film The World Is Not Enough (1999) opposite Pierce Brosnan.
Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999) black comedy opposite Kirsten Dunst and Amy Adams
Wild Things (1998) thriller drama with Matt Dillon and Neve Campbell
Blonde and Blonder (2007) comedy opposite Pamela Anderson
Valentine (2001) horror mystery thriller with Katherine Heigl
Good Advice (2001) comedy romance opposite Charlie Sheen
Empire (2002) drama crime with John Leguizamo
Undercover Brother (2002) action comedy with Eddie Griffin
Edmond (2005) drama crime opposite William H. Macy and Julia Stiles
Tail Lights Fade (1999) drama opposite Elizabeth Berkley
Tammy and the T-Rex (1994) science fiction comedy with Paul Walker
The Life: What's Your Pleasure? (2004) drama with Daryl Hannah
You Stupid Man (2002) romantic comedy opposite Milla Jovovich
The Third Wheel (2002) romance comedy opposite Ben Affleck and Matt Damon
Deep in the Valley (2009) romantic comedy opposite Chris Pratt and Kim Kardashian
Blue Lagoon: The Awakening (2012) drama romance opposite Indiana Evans and Brenton Thwaites
Altitude (2017) thriller with Dolph Lundgren
The Toybox (2018) supernatural horror opposite Mischa Barton
Adventures of Dally & Spanky (2019) family in role as Kelly Banks, with Brenna D'Amico and Reylynn Caster
My Adventures with Santa (2019) family in role as Valerie, opposite Patrick Muldoon and Jamie Luner
She starred on the E! reality-based television series Denise Richards: It's Complicated (2008-2009).
She played Jennifer Duncan in ABC sitcom Spin City (2001).
She portrayed Debra Simon in sitcom Blue Mountain State (2010–2011).
Twisted (2013-2014) teen drama mystery-thriller television series in role as Karen Desai
She had a recurring role as Lisa in CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men (2003-2004).
Appeared in NBC sitcom Seinfeld (1993) in episode "The Shoes", in role as Molly Dalrymple.
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills (2019- ) Bravo reality television series in role as Herself
The Bold and the Beautiful (2019) CBS soap opera in role as Shauna Fulton
Paper Empire (2020) crime series in role as Bentley
FraXtur (2020-2021) science fiction series in role as Susan
Graduated from El Camino High School in 1989.
Was a high school cheerleader.
Has a younger sister, Michelle.
Has Dutch, English, French-Canadian, German, Irish and Welsh ancestry.
Featured in music videos for:
Double "The Captain of Her Heart" (1985)
Blues Traveler "Canadian Rose" (1997)
Snoop Dogg "Undercova Funk" (2002)
Has several cats and dogs.
Featured in Playboy magazine in 2004.
Published a memoir "The Real Girl Next Door" in 2011.
Good friend with actor George Clooney.
She is left-handed.
She dated Richie Sambora (2006-2012), Paul Walker (1993) and Nikki Sixx (2010-2011).
She was married to actor Charlie Sheen (2002-2005), they have two daughters.
She married actor Aaron Phypers in 2018.