Who is Kyle Richards?

Early Life

Richards was born in the legendry place of Hollywood itself, the central region of Los Angeles, on 11th January 1969. Her mother was Kathleen Mary Richards, and her father was Kenneth Edwin Richards. However, they got separated in 1972 when Richards was just three years old. Later her mother married twice. Their blood, most of them entered the film industry. Kathy Hilton and Kim Richards are her half-sisters from Kathleen’s first marriage, with Lawrence Avanzino. Also, she has three other half-siblings from Kenneth’s first marriage. But they were all grown-ups when she was just born. Well known personality, Nicky and Paris Hilton are her half-nieces. 

Quick Info
Full NameKyle Egan Richards
Date of BirthJanuary 11, 1969
Birth PlaceHollywood, California, U.S.
Parent(s)Kathleen Mary Richards and Kenneth Edwin Richards
OccupationActress, television personality, philanthropist
Spouse(s) Guraish Aldjufrie​
​(m. 1988; div. 1992)​
Mauricio Umansky​
​(m. 1996)
Net worthUS $100 million


 In 1974, Kyle Richards appeared in the episode of the show ‘Police Women’ as ‘Julie.’ Kyle’s first long appearance in a TV series is in the 1975 drama series, ‘Little House on the Prairie’ where she portrayed the role of ‘Alicia Sanderson Edwards.’ She was featured in 19 episodes of the series. Kyle was featured in 3 episodes of ‘Police Story’ in the year 1976. Richards’s first step in the feature film sector was in the 1976 horror film ‘Eaten Alive,’ where she portrayed the movie character ‘Angie.’ In 1977, she appeared in another horror film, ‘The Car.’

In 1979, Kyle Richards appeared in 4 episodes of the American sitcom ‘Carter Country’ and was cast as ‘Livia’ in the TV movie ‘Friendships, Secrets, and Lies.’ Critics loved her performance in the horror film she played on, so she was cast in another horror film ‘The Watcher in the Woods’ in 1980. The same year she appeared in a TV mini-series ‘Beulah Land’ as ‘Young Sarah.’ She appeared in another horror film ‘Halloween II’ in 1981, where she was cast as ‘Lindsey Wallace.’ Kate was featured in the 1982 TV film ‘This Is Kate Bennett…’. In the 1984 fantasy sitcom series ‘Down to Earth’ that ran till 1987, she portrayed ‘Elizabeth ‘Lissy’ Preston’ and was featured in 106 episodes of the series.

Kyle Richards

Kyle Richards was the lead role in the 1989 horror film ‘Curfew’, where she portrayed ‘Stephanie Davenport.’ Since the year 1990, Kyle Richards has worked in many movies till now. In the same year, she did in a horror movie titled ‘Escape’ in which she portrayed the role of ‘Lydia.’ After that movie, she took a long break from cinema and made a comeback in an Episode of the series ‘Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher.’ The same year she appeared in an episode of ‘Love Boat: The Next Wave.’ But her significant role came with ‘ER,’ a TV show which aired from 1998-2006, in which she played the role of ‘Nurse Dori Kerns.’

In the year 1999, Kyle Richards featured in an episode of ‘Beverly Hills, 90210’ and ‘City Guys.’ Kyle’s next feature in a TV show was in 2003 in which she appeared in an episode of ‘7th Heaven’ as ‘Matt’s Patient.’ Her next significant role was in an American comedy movie ‘Pledge This!’ in which she portrayed ‘Lisa.’ Lisa’s next break for cinema came after this movie; she took five years to break. Richards stepped back to the cinema with a significant role in ‘Deadly Sibling Rivalry’ in the year 2011 in which she worked as the character ‘Tricia.’ After this movie, she featured in an episode of ‘CSI: Crime Scene Investigation’ and also in some episodes of ‘Days of Our Lives.’

In the year 2014, she played ‘Heather’ in an American parody film. Richards also appeared in the American reality show ‘The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’ in which she featured in 211 episodes from 2010 and still in the cast. Currently, she is working on a Slasher movie ‘Halloween Kills,’ which is in post-production. Apart from acting in films and TV shows, Kyle has also performed in a music video of ‘G.U.Y’ by ‘Lady Gaga’ in 2014. Richards has also produced an American comedy series titled ‘American Woman’ in 2018.

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Age, Height, Nationality & Other Facts

Born in America, Kyle Richards is of American nationality. Her career was decided from her young age, and later on, she ends up as one great actress with much dedication and many contributions to the industry. Her ethnicity is reported to be Caucasian, and her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Kyle Richards got astounding physical appearance with a slim body build and standing 5 feet 2 inches tall. She weighs 55 kilograms. Her body measurements are 36-27-36. She got long dark brown hair and hazel colored eyes. Her eyebrows are thick and well-groomed that gives her distinctive looks. She is mistaken for Demi Moore most of the time because of some similarities between them. After losing her both parents to cancer, she is quite concerned about her health and family’s health.


Personal Life

To our surprise, Kyle Richards got married at the very young age of 18. She married Guraish Aldjufrie, who was from Indonesia, in 1988. She got pregnant with their child the same year, giving birth to daughter Farrah in late 1988. But later, in 1990, they got separated and got divorced after two years. In 1994, she fell in love with real estate agent Mauricio Umansky, son of Estella Sneider, a famous personality. But the couple married two years later in 1996, and the same year they were blessed with beautiful daughter Alexia. After they have two other daughters, Sophia and Portia, born in 200 and 2008, she is currently settled in Encino, LA, with her family.

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Along with her husband, she donated more than 100,000 US dollars to the hospital named Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, and they were listed as First Families of the hospital. She also took part in fundraising for CHLA twice in 2013 and 2019. 

Net Worth

Kyle Richards has an estimated net worth of US $100 million. She earns the US $270k per season from The Real House Wife of Beverly Hills.