Joely Kim Richardson

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Joely Kim Richardson

Birthplace: London, Middlesex, England UK
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Tony Richardson and Vanessa Redgrave
Ex-wife of <private> Bevan
Mother of <private> Bevan
Sister of Natasha Richardson
Half sister of <private> Richardson and Carlo Gabriel Redgrave Nero

Occupation: English Actress
Managed by: Michael Lawrence Rhodes
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About Joely Kim Richardson

She is an English actress, primarily known for her role as the character 'Anita Campbell-Green' in 101 Dalmatians and Julia McNamara in the television drama Nip/Tuck. She appears in 2009 BBC remake, The Day of the Triffids, with her mother Vanessa Redgrave.

Richardson was born in London to a theatrical family, the daughter of actress Vanessa Redgrave and director Tony Richardson, the granddaughter of Sir Michael Redgrave and Rachel Kempson, Lady Redgrave. Her sister was the late actress Natasha Richardson, and through her, she was the sister-in-law of actor Liam Neeson. She is the niece of Lynn Redgrave and Corin Redgrave and cousin of actress Jemma Redgrave, who is just five days younger than Richardson. Joely Richardson appeared as an extra at the age of three in the 1968 version of The Charge of the Light Brigade directed by her father.

Richardson and her sister Natasha's early education began in London at the independent St Paul's Girls' School in Hammersmith, London. At age 14, on a tennis scholarship, Richardson moved to boarding school at the independent Harry Hopman Tennis School in Tampa, Florida. In 1983, she graduated from the The Thacher School in Ojai, California, then returned to London to study at Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.



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Joely Kim Richardson's Timeline

January 9, 1965
London, Middlesex, England UK