How Big Is Denise Richards’ Family?

Celebrity Q&A, Featured Article
on July 11, 2013
Denise Richards

How many children does Denise Richards have, and is Charlie Sheen the father of them all?
—Kim Bloedorn, Elizabeth, N.J.

Richards, 42, has two daughters, Sam and Lola Rose, from her four-year marriage to actor Sheen, 47, plus an adopted daughter, Eloise Joni. Even though Richards made a guest appearance last year on Sheen’s “Anger Management” and says she and her ex- have an amicable relationship, she’s full speed ahead these days on her own series, “Twisted,” playing the mom of a murderous teenage son. “I thought they made a mistake—I was way too young,” the Downers Grove, Ill., native jokes about the casting. “Then I thought, ‘Maybe I’m his stepmom.’”