Nicole Richie is an author, actress, TV personality and fashion icon, who has an estimated net worth of $12 million US dollars. She is best known for appearing in a Fox reality TV series called ‘The Simple Life’, which also starred her childhood friend Paris Hilton. The show lasted for five seasons and turned out to be a huge hit. She has also done shows like ‘Fashion Star’ and ‘Candidly Nicole’.
Nicole Richie Biography
Nicole Camille Richie was born I 1981 on 21st September, to Peter Michael Escovedo and Karen Moss. She was adopted by music legend Lionel Richie at the age of 9; however, she starting living with his family from the age of 3, as her parents were unable to afford the expenses of a kid.
Richie completed her schooling from Montclair Preparatory School and later attended the University of Arizona to get a degree in Arts and Media. She didn’t complete her graduation and moved back to California.
She married her husband and musician, Joel Madden in 2010. The couple has two children together named Harlow and Sparrow. She is also related to Hollywood actress Cameron Diaz who is her sister-in-law and Benji Madden who is her brother-in-law.
She also has two siblings named Myles and Sofia, who Lionel had from his second marriage. She is very close with her un-biological family and can often be seen spending time with them.
She jump started her career, by working on a Fox reality show, called ‘The Simple Life’, in which she and her best friend Paris Hilton, were filmed while they tried to survive in a rural community, without any luxuries in Altus Arkansas. The show continued for 5 seasons, and it had over 13 million viewers when it premiered. Later the show was canceled due to a dispute between Paris and Richie during its fourth season, which was aired by E!Entertainment. The show had a very moderate viewership in its fifth season.
Richie made her Hollywood debut in 2015, with ‘Kids in America’. She has also worked in movies like ‘8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter’, ‘Chuck’, ‘Eve’, ‘Six Feet Under’, and ‘American Dreams’. She also wrote two novels called ‘The Truth About Diamonds: A Novel’, and ‘Priceless: A Novel’.
She has also featured in music videos like ‘So Into You’ by Tamia, ‘Let There Be Love’ by Christina Aguilera and ‘I Call It Love’ by her father Lionel Richie.
In 2014, Nicole also starred in VH1’s Candidly Nicole. She also starred on NBC’s Fashion Star as one of the mentors on the show.
Nicole has been nominated twice for the MTV Teen Choice Award, one in 2005 for Choice TV Personality and other for Best Celebrity Fashion Line in 2010.
How much is Nicole Richie Net Worth in 2017
Nicole Richie has an estimated net worth of over $12 million US dollars as of 2017. The fashion designer makes her income, by appearing in several movies and television. She also makes millions through her book and clothing line sales. She can also be seen gracing covers of several fashion magazine and brands which also helps her in fueling her overall income.
Nicole Richie is one of finest celebrity designers in Hollywood. The actress was born to be a star, destiny brought in the household of the music legend, who helped in turning her poverty inflated life, into a luxurious castle. She is grateful for everything she has achieved and acknowledges that God indeed had mercy on her. She stands with pride as an icon to all the young girls who have faith in their dreams.