Kyle Richards is an American actress who has appeared in a number of films and television shows in her career. She also works as a memoirist, television personality, and philanthropist. The actress has successfully appeared in the reality television show called ‘The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.’ Richards rose to fame after portraying the role of Alicia Sanderson Edwards in the TV series ‘Little House on the Prairie.’ Let’s find out how much is Kyle Richards’ net worth in 2018.
Kyle Richards Early Life
Kyle Egan Richards is the daughter of Kathleen Mary and Kenneth Edwin Richards. She was on January 11, 1969, in Hollywood, California.
Her older sister is Kim Richards, and she was mentored by Dick Sargeant. Richards is also related to Kathy Hilton and other members of the Hilton family.
In 1988, at the age of 18 years, Kyle Richards got married to Guraish Aldjufrie. In the same year, the couple welcomed their daughter Farrah. After separating from Aldjufrie in 1992, she married her present husband Mauricio Umansky in 1996.
With Umansky, she has got three more daughters named Alexia, Sophia, and Portia, born in 1996, 2000, and 2008 respectively. Her mother-in-law is actress Estella Sneider.
As a philanthropist, Richards has donated more than $100,000 to the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles along with her husband. She also did a fundraiser for the hospital in 2013. She currently resides in Bel Air, Los Angeles.
Kyle Richards Career
Kyle Richards started her career as a child artist. In 1975, she was seen in ‘Little House on the Prairie.’ Her performance made her appear in several TV movies like ‘A Circle of Children,’ ‘Once Upon a Family,’ and ‘The Father Knows Best Reunion.’
In 1984, she was seen in ‘Down to Earth.’ She was also seen in the lead character of Stephanie Davenport in the film ‘Curfew’ in 1989. As Nurse Dori, Richards has appeared in 21 episodes of the television series ‘ER.’ She has also starred in ‘Days of Our Lives.’
Apart from television series and TV films, Richards has also acted in films like ‘Eaten Alive,’ ‘The Car,’ ‘Halloween,’ ‘The Watcher in the Woods,’ and ‘Pledge This!’. In 2014, she was seen in parody movie ‘The Hungover Games.’
She has also appeared in the TV mini-series ‘Beulah Land.’ Additionally, the actress has appeared in various episodes of ‘The Simple Life.’ From 2010, she has been appearing in ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta.’
Richards has also guest appeared in many other TV shows. In 2017, she was a contestant on ‘The New Celebrity Apprentice.’
Awards & Achievements
The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films nominated Kyle Richards for Best Supporting Actress in 1982. She was nominated for her role in ‘The Watcher in the Woods.’ She has also received three nominations for the Young Artist Awards in 1982, 1984, and 1985. The Children’s Hospital Los Angeles has listed her as “First Families” for their contribution to philanthropy.
Net Worth of Kyle Richards
Kyle Richards has an estimated net worth of more than $35 million. By starting her career at a tender age of four, she has accumulated good money for herself. Not just an actress, she is also very popular on television.
Additionally, she has appeared in a music video by pop sensation Lady Gaga. Kyle Richards has also successfully released her memoir in 2011. From films to reality television, she has made her presence felt everywhere. The actress is still active in her career and continues to star in ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta.’
Kyle Richards is one of the most renowned television personalities in the United States. She has worked alongside her sister Kim Richards in ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta.’ She has been facing the camera from a very young age and has got many admirers across the world. Richards is also dedicated to philanthropy.