Patricia Richardson is an American actress, best known for her role as Jill Taylor on the ABC sitcom “Home Improvement,” which ran from 1991 to 1999. She received four Primetime Emmy Award nominations for her role on the show.
Richardson began her career in the 1980s, appearing in several stage productions and television shows, including “Double Trouble,” “Eisenhower & Lutz,” and “Strong Medicine.”
In addition to her acting career, Richardson is also a philanthropist and has been involved in various charitable organizations, including the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, and the National Osteoporosis Foundation.
Biography Patricia Richardson
|Real Name/Full Name||Patricia Castle Richardson|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Patricia Richardson|
|Birth Place:||Bethesda, Maryland, U.S.A|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||23 February 1951|
|Age/How Old:||70 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 170 cm|
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 63 Kg|
In Pounds – 139 lbs
|Eye Color:||Dark brown|
|Hair Color:||Light brown|
|Parents Name:||Father –Lawrence Baxter Richardson,|
Mother –Mary Elizabeth Howard
|Siblings:||Anne Richardson, Lynn Richardson, Cathy Richardson|
|School:||Holton Arms School, Hockaday School for Girls|
|College:||Southern Methodist University|
|Husband/Spouse Name:||Ray Baker (1982-1995)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Joseph Baker, Roxane Baker, Henry Baker|
|Net Worth:||$30 million|
|Last Updated:||January 2023|
Patricia Castle Richardson is an American film and TV actress who is renowned for her role in the sitcom home improvement as Jill Taylor. She has so far done so well in her acting career. She is also well known for starring in two comedies that earned her several nominations. If you would love to know more about Patricia, then this is the perfect article for you.
Well, how well do you know about Patricia Richardson? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Patricia Richardson’s net worth in 2023, including her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography, and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Patricia Richardson to date.
Biography and Early Life
Patricia Castle Richardson was born in Bethesda Maryland, on the 23rd of February 1951. She is the daughter of Lawrence Baxter Richardson and Mary Elizabeth Howard. Her father Lawrence used to work as cooperating, executive after he had been a naval officer for a number of years. She was brought up among three siblings, Anne, Lynn, and Cathy Richardson, her being the third born.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Patricia Richardson in 2023, and what are her height and weight? Well, Patricia Richardson’s age is 70 years old as of today’s date 25th January 2023 having been born on 23 February 1951. Though she is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 139 lbs in pounds and 63kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark brown and her hair color is Light brown.
Patricia Richardson started out schooling at Holton Arms School in Maryland after which she joined Hockaday School for Girls in Dallas Texas. She did her college studies at Southern Methodist University and earned herself a BFA. After that, she spent a number of years in New York doing theatre.
Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids
Richardson’s first marriage was to a fellow actor, Ray Baker in the year 1982. Together, they got three children who are Henry Richardson Baker, and a pair of twins, Roxane Elizabeth Baker and Joseph Castle Baker. They stayed together for a few years and in August 1995, they had a divorce.
Richardson also had a long relationship with Mark Cline, who is a retired former psychologist. The two met when they were studying at Southern Methodist University. Their relationship, the two used to Star together at Patricia’s home in Los Angeles. Richardson is also the godmother to Betty Gilpin, an actress, who is the daughter of Jack Gilpin.
Patricia started her career in a musical fable. Patricia also worked in regional theatre, commercials, Broadway, and Off-Broadway plays. She has been featured in ‘The Equalizer,’ ‘You Better Watch Out,’ ‘Christmas Evil,’ ‘Kate and Allie’, etc. Patricia has also hosted a television film called ‘Bringing Ashley Home.’ She has also been featured in a number of film projects like The West Wing, Beautiful Wave and Avarice and Hall Mark, etc.
In the cast of strong medicine, Patricia was on the board of directors and was a National Spokesperson for ‘Cure PSP.’ Patricia has also starred in two comedies, and those are which earned her four nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award as outstanding lead actress in a comedy series and a Golden Globe for best actress.
At one point, when Patricia was pregnant with twins and home improvement, she left for a few years so that she could spend enough time with her children. She came back later as Dr. Andy Campbell which is a role that was introduced after Janine Turner left the show.
Patricia Richardson hasn’t won any awards yet. However, she has been nominated for a number of awards. With her performance in TV series, she was nominated for two Golden Globe Awards and four Emmy Awards. She has also been nominated twice for the Prism Awards. She also got a nomination for Favourite Female TV Performer under the People’s Choice Awards.
Patricia also co-hosted with Ellen DeGeneres, the 46th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards in 1994, and this earned her a nomination for an Independent Spirit Award. This was her first starring role opposite Peter Fonda in a movie.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Patricia Richardson in 2023
Patricia Richardson’s Net Worth
As of 2023, Patricia’s net worth stands at approximately $30 million. She has earned this wealth all by herself from her successful acting career. Her active involvement in comedy and television commercials has also earned her more wealth.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Patricia hated mothers who were perfect in films. She says that she used to think that that was so unrealistic.
- Patricia is a registered democrat
We can all agree that Patricia is a great actress. She has achieved great success and I believe there’s way much more in store for her.