Joely Richardson – Biography, Height & Life Story

Joely Richardson - Biography
Nick Name Joely
Real Name Joely Kim Richardson
Profession Actress
Known for Her Role as Julia McNamara in the FX drama series Nip/Tuck (2003–10), and Queen Catherine Parr in the Showtime series The Tudors (2010)
Nationality British
Age 57 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth January 9, 1965
Birthplace Marylebone, London, United Kingdom
Hobbies Travelling
Religion Non-Religious
Zodiac Sign Capricorn

Physical Stats

Height 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m)
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Body Type Slim

To follow the way of life of her gifted parents named Tony Richardson and Vanessa Redgrave, She opened her beautiful eyes for the first time as a daughter in the Richardson family on 9 January 1965 in London. Her name is Joely Richardson and she is fully extended to her parents. She started her education in London at the Independent St Paul’s Girls’ School in Hammersmith. Later, she moved to boarding School, The Independent Harry Hopman Tennis School in Tampa, Florida. She became graduated in 1983 from the Thacher School in Ojai, California and finally, she got to her destination at Royal Academy of Dramatic Art to educate herself to get the potential actress for the entertainment Industry.

She is such a great actress and absolutely beautiful, who is popular for her cast of Queen Catherine Parr in the very famous Showtime television show The Tudors as well as Julia McNamara in the television drama Nip Truck. She is as well renowned for movies such as 101 Dalmatians, Event Horizon, The Patriot, Anonymous and the Hollywood film adaptation the girl with the Dragon Tattoo. She intended to commence her career by an early aspiration to be a professional Tennis player, For that, She spent two years at Tennis Academy in Florida, but her fortune agreed something else and She changed her interest and turned to acting. She had portrayed, through Flashbacks, the younger version of the leading character, which was played by her mother in the film “Wetherby” In 1985. After carrying on the starring role in Peter Greenaway’s cult success Drowning By Number, She appeared as Joanna Farley in front of mass audience where she portrayed her first major role. Which was founded in 1989 as the TV episode of Poirot, the Agatha Christie based detective series. In the same year 1989, she played as a princess in episode of Jim Henson’s The Storyteller. She appeared as a teacher on the verge of a nervous breakdown in Channel 4 Serial Behaving Badly as well as fictional Finnish Princess Anna “a voice like a Tuba” established in the 1991 screen comedy King Ralph. Afterwards that, Richardson has been coming along in several movies such as Shinning Through, Disney live-action, Event Horizon, The Patriot, The Affair of the Necklace, Maybe Baby, Ben Elton and many others.

Blue eye and Blonde hair, the hot actress birth name is Joely Kim Richardson and her age is 49. She measures her height about 178 cm, which is approximately 5 feet and 10 inches tall. Her ethnicity is white. She likes Red, Pink, Brown and Blue colors. She has a perfect body with her perfect body measurements, which are 30-26-34.

As you already had the glimpse of her talented parents, they were very famous artist of their time. She has a sister, her name is Natasha Richardson, and they used to go to the same place for High School. Richardson, faced many ups and down in her life, especially with her partners, She came along with Archie Stirling with the highlighted publicized affair. She had also set about dating with television presenter and actor Jamie Theakston, They engage till 2001. Later, Her fortune takes her to make boyfriend, who was also the co-star of her time, and his name is John Hensley. Finally she come to marry with film producer, whose name is Tim Bevan and they have a daughter. And again, Life takes her to the point where, she decided to divorce with her husband.

Although her fortune takes her to different ups and down in her life, she established her name as the very famous actress in the industry. We can receive admittance to her on twitter and Facebook as well as her biography at wiki and For more and more updates, please do not forget to visit our site, which is becoming the famed destination for celebrity’s information.


School Name St. Paul's Girls School, London, Pinellas Park High School, Largo, FL
Collage / Uni Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Qualification Graduated


Salary 6 crore/film (INR)
Net Worth USD $4 million approx.


Father Tony Richardson, Franco Nero (Step Father)
Mother Vanessa Redgrave
Mirtial Status Divorced

Favorite Things

Favorite Food Pizza
Favorite TV Show Nip/Tuck
Favorite Actress Jennifer Aniston
Favorite Actor Johnny Depp
Favorite Colour Red, Pink, Brown, Blue