Said to have had a crush on John Travolta growing up.
Attended El Camino High School in Oceanside, California, a suburb
of San Diego.
Graduated high school in San Diego. 
Moved from Downer's Grove, Illinois to Oceanside, California when
she was 15.
Loves animals. Has several cats and dogs.
Father Irv Richards used to work for a phone company.
Parents now own a coffeehouse in San Diego.
Was said to have been quiet and shy as a child.
Auditioned for the role of Beth in "Halloween: The Curse Of
Is left-handed (indicated in the courtroom scene of Wild Things).
Was a high school cheerleader.
She attended Tinley Park High School (IL) for her freshman year.
She attended Herrick Junior High School (IL) until she completed
the eighth grade.
engaged to Charlie Sheen [January 2002]
Was ranked 9th of the 100 Sexiest Women by FHM Taiwan (2001).
Appears with Eddie Griffin, Neil Patrick Harris and Snoop Dogg
in Snoop Dogg´s music video "Undercova Funk"
Daughter, Sam Sheen, was born [9 March 2004] at 10:57 p.m in Los
Angeles, weighing in at seven pounds, three ounces.
Her mother, Joni, owns a chain of coffee shops called 'Jitters.'
Ranked #21 in Stuff magazine's "102 Sexiest Women in the World"
Guest-starred in the "Two and a Half Men" (2003) episode
"Yes, Monsignor" as a former girlfriend of husband Charlie
Sheen's character, who now has a baby girl. The baby was played
by the pair's daughter, Sam Sheen.
Daughter-in-law of Martin Sheen and Janet Sheen.
Sister-in-law of Ramon Estevez, 'Renee Estevez' , and Emilio Estevez.
Once worked as a grocery clerk.
Filed for divorce from husband Charlie Sheen after less than three
She and Charlie Sheen both had very small roles in Loaded Weapon
1 (1993) (they do not share on-screen time), years before they met
and fell in love on the set of "Spin City" (1996).
Daughter, Lola, was born [1 June 2005], weighing in at 6 pounds,
She and her ex-husband Charlie Sheen, have both guest-starred on
the TV-show "Friends" (1994), though not in the same episode.