Hoyt Richards

Born Apr 10, 1962

Hoyt Richards is an American model and actor. Richards became one of the biggest names in modeling in the late 1980s and 1990s. He is viewed by many in the industry as being the first male supermodel. He appeared in hundreds of advertising campaigns and was photographed by Bruce Weber, Richard Avedon, Helmut Newton, Steven Meisel, Horst, and Albert Watson.… Read More

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    Google News - Jun 28, 2011
  • Film Review; He's Macho But Can't Write. He's Shy But Can. Perfect.
    NYTimes - Mar 09, 2001
  • The Night; Royal At Last; 3 2 1 Smile
    NYTimes - Feb 28, 1993


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1962 Birth Born in 1962.


1985 23 Years Old In his last year of high school, Richards landed a scholarship which sent him to England to be educated in the sixth form of the English public school Haileybury. After Haileybury, Richards, a scholar-athlete, went to Princeton University from where he graduated in 1985 with a BA in Economics and played varsity football. … Read More


2005 43 Years Old Since then, he has since appeared in over a fifteen independent films including such award winning projects as the comedy, Hit and Runway (1999) and the dramas, Taxi Dance (2009) and The Disciple (2010.) In 2005, Richards, also a screenwriter, began his own production company, Tortoise Entertainment, that develops and produces television and film projects. … Read More
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