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Kim Richards

Kimberly "Kim" Richards (born September 19, 1964) is an American actress. She is best known for being a former child actress, and a television personality. Kim Richards was born in Mineola, New York, the daughter of Kenneth E. Richards (1935–1998) and Kathleen Dugan (1938–2002). The couple separated in 1972 and Kathleen later remarried. Richards' sisters are the actresses Kathy Hilton (born 1959) and Kyle Richards (born 1969). Socialites Nicky and Paris Hilton are her nieces, daughters of her half-sister, Kathy. She is of Welsh and Irish ancestry. Her career began during her childhood in the early 1970s. From 1970–1971, she starred as Prudence Everett in the television series Nanny and the Professor, with costars Juliet Mills, Richard Long, David Doremus and Trent Lehman. She also starred in several Disney films, including Escape to Witch Mountain, No Deposit, No Return and Return from Witch Mountain. With one leg shorter than the other, she starred in an episode of Little House on the Prairie as Olga Nordstorm, Laura Ingalls' friend, whom her Pa fitted with a handmade wooden heel on her shoe that allowed her to run and play normally with the other children. In 1974 and 1976, she

'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' -- Housewives Jeopardize Next Season ... Fighting for More Money

'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills'
Cast Jeopardizes Next Season... Fighting for More Money

More like 'Real GROUSEwives of Beverly Hills' -- Kyle Richards and co. are refusing to sign contracts to film the next season of the show ... effectively staging a holdout until they ALL get more… READ MORE >

Bev Hills Housewives -- Secret New Castmember REVEALED at LAX

Bev Hills Housewives
Secret New Castmember Revealed at LAX

The rumors have been swirling for months ... but TMZ finally has the video proof that former 2-time Miss Puerto Rico winner Joyce Giraud has joined the "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills."Giraud --… READ MORE >

- 426 days ago
Kim Richards -- The Post-Rehab Chow Down

Kim Richards
The Post-Rehab Chow Down

With a big smile on her face, "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star Kim Richards hit up Mr. Chow last night ... her first public outing since checking out of rehab earlier this month.The… READ MORE >

- 993 days ago
Kim Richards May Not Return to 'Housewives'

Kim Richards
May Not Return to 'Housewives'

Kim Richards may not return to the cast of "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" ... so her sister said during a taping of "Ellen" today.Sources close to Kim tell TMZ .... her substance abuse problem… READ MORE >

- 1338 days ago
Kim Richards Airport Video -- Drunk and Pill Poppin' at Airport

Kim Richards Airport Video -- Drunk and Pill Poppin' at Airport

"Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star Kim Richards was confronted by cops at an airport recently after terminal staff complained she was TOO WASTED to fly ... and it was all caught on tape. TMZ… READ MORE >

- 1342 days ago
'Housewives of Beverly Hills': Who'd You Rather?

'Housewives of Beverly Hills'
Who'd You Rather?

All the members of the middle-aged Barbie doll convention known as "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" (Camille, Adrienne, Kyle, Kim, Lisa, Taylor) put their best faces forward at the premiere… READ MORE >

- 1450 days ago
Original Kids in "Witch Mountain": 'Memba Them?!

Original Kids
in 'Witch Mountain' 'Memba Them?!

Child stars Ike Eisenmann and Kim Richards appeared in the 1975 film "Escape from Witch Mountain." Guess what they look like now! READ MORE >

- 2025 days ago

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