Ariana Richards :: Biography
An American actress and professional painter, ‘Ariana Richards’ was born on September 11, 1979 in Healdsburg, California, U.S. Richards celebrates her birthday on 11th September. Richards became popular from the role of child actress like Carol Wetherby in the movie ‘Prancer’, Mindy Stergood in ‘Tremors’ and Lex Murphy in the blockbuster movie ‘Jurassic Park’. She is the daughter of Darielle who is a public relations representative and film producer. In relation to her educational background, she completed her graduation from the Skidmore College where she earns a degree in Fine Art and Drama with Distinction. She also attended Western Oergon University.
Talking about her professional career, she made her debut in acting with 1987’s ‘Into the Homeland’. It was a made-for-cable release that starred Powers Boothe. However, her most notable performance came as Lex Murphy in first ‘Jurassic Park’ movie. Later in the sequel ‘The Lost World: Jurassic Park’, she reprised her very briefly. She also made appearance in the first ‘Tremors’ movie. Richards again became the part of its sequel ‘Tremors 3: Back to Perfection’ where she reprised the role which went straight to video. She was also seen in the movies like Angus where she portrayed a role of high school cheerleader. Besides her movie roles, she also appeared on several television episodes like ‘The Golden Girls’, ‘Empty Nest’ and ‘Boy Meets World’. In the year 1998, she appeared in the music video ‘Brick’ by Ben Folds Five where she played a role of high school student having an abortion. In September 2006, she appeared in the issue of the British film magazine ‘Empire’ where she discussed about possible returns to acting. Her recent movie project was 2013 movie ‘Battledogs’ which was shot in Buffalo, New York. Considering her outstanding performance in the movies, she was voted 98 on VH1’s 100 Greatest Child stars in Febraury 2014. Apart from her acting career, she also had an interest in music. She released the album ‘First Love’ on the Pony Canyon label in Japan in the year 1993. In September 2008, she returned briefly to the musical world where she recorded a cover version of David Foster’s ‘The Prayer’ in a duet with Chris M. Allport. Richards is a multi-talented artist. She also became famous as a successful artist. She won the first place in the National Professional Oil Painting Competition for the painting ‘Lady of the Dahilas’ in October 2005.
The multi-talented American artist, Ariana is also considered as a hot and sexy actress in the movie industry. She is blessed with perfect body measurements which seem close to 36-24-36 inches. This alluring beauty stands with the height of 5 feet 6 inches and carries an average weight of 52 kg. Her hot and bold pair of legs and feet looks libidinous when she exposed them wearing bikini.
Moving towards her personal life biography, she hasn’t spoken much about her personal life. She has maintained her personal life secret in the public. Richards hasn’t got married to anyone yet and she doesn’t even like gossips about her divorce, boyfriend and marriage life. Once there was rumor that she was in a relationship but the rumors just proved to be false.
Ariana has achieved a lot in her 34 years of acting career. She has been awarded with various awards like Favorite Newcomer, The Bambi Award and Young Artist Award for Jurrasic Park. As a painter, she was awarded with ‘Art of the West’s Award of Excellence’ and ‘The National Professional Oil Painting Competition’. However, she has not exposed real net worth and salary figures in the public. Her detailed bio is available in the wiki and other internet sites.