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Patricia Richardson Biography (Age, Height, Boyfriend &More)


Patricia Richardson Latest Biography 2021 (Personal Life, Net Worth, Interesting facts)

The Patricia Richardson is a super senior celebrity actress in American television series and Hollywood for nearly 40 years since 1979. Patricia Richardson has become the most popular actress for her character portrayal as Jill Taylor in situational comedy (sitcom) series “Home Improvement”.

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The Home Improvement  sitcom series was telecasted for 9 years from 1991 to 1999 in which Patricia Richardson’s Jill Taylor had become closer to millions of Americans, though not limited to, performing in 202 episodes without break.

The critically acclaimed Jill Taylor character role had won many honors and nominations for Patricia Richardson for 18th Primetime Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Awards, People’ choice awards, Quality Television Awards as the best female lead actress in comedy series, Favorite Female TV Performer, Best actress in Quality Comedy Series, Best Supporting Actress in a Quality Comedy Series only for this star-fame Jill Taylor sitcom character alone.

Patricia Richardson was one of the recipients of the Fan Favorite Award for the phenomenally-hit series Home Improvement at the 7th Annual TV Land Awards 2009 in California.

Patricia Richardson is also best known for her character roles as Dr Andy Campbell in an American healthcare political TV series Strong Medicine (2000-2006) and Ms. Richardson’s supporting character role as Connie Hope in “Ulee’s Gold” movie released in 1997. Be it a lead role or supporting role in American TV drama or in Hollywood movie Patricia Richardson has proved as herself as an inspit star performer, sustaining successfully for nearly 4 decades.

Patricia Richardson Biography (Age, Height, Boyfriend, Family & More)

Personal Details

Full NamePatricia Castle Richardson
Nick NamePat
Date of Birth23 February 1951
Age70 Years as of April 2021
Birth PlaceBethesda, Maryland, United States America
Origin ResidenceBethesda, Maryland, U.S
Mother TongueEnglish
ProfessionAmerican actress in TV drama, Hollywood movies, TV movies
EducationHolton Arms School, Maryland

Hockaday School, Dallas, Texas

Graduated from Southern Methodist University in 1972

Net Worth$25 Million USD as of 2020
Marital StatusDivorcee & Single Parent
  • 1980- “You Better Watch Out” Movie
  • 1979 -“The Doctors” (TV Series)

Physical Appearance

Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
Height5’7 Ft
Weight70 kg

Personal Life (Family, Friends, Boyfriends, Children)

Aged 70 years in 2021, Patricia Richardson was born as the third daughter for Mary Elizabeth and Laurence Baxter Richardson who worked as a chief executive officer after his retirement from American Navy, as Naval officer. During her schooling, Patricia Richardson befriended Beth Henley who emerged as a popular American Playwright, Hollywood actress and Stephen Tobolowsky who has also been a famous character actor in Hollywood movies.

Patricia Richardson’s Ex-Husband is Ray Baker with whom her marriage was celebrated in 1982, giving birth to three children of which two are twins. The couple’s adult children are Henry Baker, 33 and the twins Roxanne Elizabeth and Joseph Castle, 27 years. Her former husband Ray Baker has been the best known character artist in American movies, TV series for a longer time till now.

The Marriage Relationship between Patricia Richardson and Ray Baker came to stand-still in 1995; Patricia felt that the reason for her divorce with Ray Baker was that her busy acting profession with tension did not let the couple meet the emotional ends in taking care of children and family.

As usual for the speculations to follow that Patricia Richardson had love affair with her good and long-time friend Psychologist Dr. Mark Cline, they never confirmed officially upfront on any social media and Patricia so far has been a single parent for about 25 years raising her three children and looking after her critically-ailing parents.

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Career & Success Story (Patricia Richardson Biography)

The multi-talented actress Patricia Richardson has many strings to her career bow, as American TV series Actress, American film actress, American Regional Theater artist, Film Producer, Co-host for Emmy’s award show. Though Patricia has started her acting profession as an understudy aka substitute for the lead actress, Ms. Richardson, with her hard work, has astonishingly progressed from supporting artist, to lead character actress performing a numerous American TV series, Television movies and Hollywood movies since 1979.

Eventually Patricia hit the stardom when she started acting as “Jill Taylor” in the Sitcom American TV series “Home Improvement” that witnessed a Tsunami success from 1991 to 1999. Patricia Richardson has been the Godmother for the popular American film actress Betty Gilpin

Patricia’s Hit Movies, TV series (but not limited to)

YearTV Series / MovieRole
1991 – 1999Home Improvement (Sitcom TV Series) As Jill Taylor for 202 Episodes
2000-2006Strong Medicine ( TV series)Dr. Andy Campbell ( 59 episodes)
1997Ulee’s Gold (Movie)Connie Hope
2005-2006West Wing (Political drama)Sheila Brooks
1999Law and Order: Special Victims UnitAnnabel Hayes (Wanderlust Episode)
2011Bringing Ashley Home (TV movie)Michelle Mcghee
2012Beautiful WaveSue Davenport
1984Double TroubleBeth McConnell


Patricia Richardson who shot to stardom as the best-ever known long-standing American film actress, celebrity star and TV actress, Patricia has won a lengthy list of America’s Prestigious honors, awards and nominations, in the field of Entertainment, including Primetime Emmy awards, Golden Globe awards, People’s choice awards, Prism awards, Quality Television awards for her best acting performance in her successful established career life of more than 40 years since 1979. As of 2020, Patricia Richardson is allegedly said to possess the property of net worth approximately $25 Million Dollars.

Lesser Known Facts

Patricia Richardson was a second-time new mommy for her twin children who were born just three months before she was committed to sign in the work contract for Home Improvement TV series. However, Patricia refused the $30 million offer to act in the 9th season of Home Improvement series and it has been more than 20 years now since 1999 when Patricia quitted the Home Improvement show and she never returned to it.

When the American news Media wondered how she can simply ignore the $30 million gig, the decision for Ms. Richardson to quit the wildly-hit show was very simple that she, as a single parent, had to give her quality time to her children and she said she hated fame as celebrity status which something she did not want or deserve.

In ABC Comedy series Home Improvement, Patricia Richardson was the last-minute replacement for the character  actress Francis Fisher who was actually supposed to take up the Jill Taylor role.


Patricia Richardson Biography 2021 (Personal Life, Net Worth, Interesting facts)

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