Jen Richards Bio

(Actress, Writer)

Relationship Statistics of Jen Richards

What is Jen Richards marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce): In Relation
Is Jen Richards having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Jen Richards lesbian ?: Yes

More about the relationship

Jen Richards is currently possibly single.

However, on the 14th Feb of 2020, she posted their photograph with the caption that says Cheyne made her believe in love and every day she makes her excited to love her.

Currently, the love birds are on their vacation to Sedona where they are exploring the place together.

Prior to that, on the 25th of February 2016, she posted a pic of her with Raymond Braun and another man calling them her husband and son in a humorous manner.

Before that, she posted a picture in 2015, calling Jeffrey Bowyer her island boyfriend.

Who is Jen Richards?

American Jen Richards is a Gotham Flim Award-winning transgender actress and writer. She is renowned as the Margo Fairchild of HBO’s Mrs. Fletcher. 

Also, she advocates from the transgender community and gender equality.

Last, in 2019, she appeared as Laura Stanley in the Drama Thriller MK Ultra. 

Upcoming Projects

As of now, she is filming for the short movie, The Stronger. In the short, she will be appearing as Bee and sharing the screen with Caroline Whitney Smith.

Apart from the short, she is working in two other projects that include Gossamer Folds and In Hollywoodland. Both of them are in the verse of post-production.

Jen Richards- Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity

She was born on the 30th of January 1976 in Mississippi, North Carolina. She is of British-Germanic ethnicity.

Till the date, she has not disclosed information about her father and mother.

However, she was celebrating the birthday of her younger brother on the 24th of July 2017.

Richards’ Education

Jen graduated from Shimer College in Chicago, Illinois with Honors in Arts with a major in Philosophy. Later, she joined Oxford University.

Jen Richards- Professional Life, Career

– Jen Richards started her career as the manager and director for the music group, Eighth Blackbird. She continued the job till 2015.

-In 2013, she made her first appearance in the TV series with the series #Hashtag: The Series as a waitress.

– Following the series, she appeared in the series, Her Story as Violet. The comedy-drama is based on the life of trans and queer women. She was also the producer of the show. The series was highly appreciated by viewers and critics. The series turned out to be a milestone in her acting career.

– After the series, she made the appearance in the many series including Two Sentence Horror Stories, Better Things, and Blindspot. 

– However, With her latest series Mrs. Fletcer, she has created a different type of impact of the viewers who became mesmerized with the story and her performance. The series is the film adaption of the novel by Tom Perrotta. In the series, she is portraying the character of a single mother, Margo Fairchild.

– Apart from the acting, she is also a writer who has contributed her script for the series Her Story, More than T, and Threads. 

Jen Richards’ Awards, Nomination

  • 2016- Gotham Independent Film Award for Her Story.
  • 2020- Queerty for Mrs. Fletcher.
  • 2018- Nominated from IIFC Award

Jen Richards’ Net Worth, Salary

Through her career as an actress and writer, she has made the hasty net worth of $1 million. Her earning as an actress is in the range of $19k to $208k. Apart from that, her income as a writer is in the range of $27k to $93k.

Besides that, she also earns through her production works in TV series.

Suffer Due to Louis C.K’s Sexual Misconducts

In 2017, the sexual harassment scandal of the Louis C.K has created a huge buzz in the media. At the time, the filmmaker was producing the animated series named The Cops for TBS.

In the series, Jen was going to contribute her voice for a trans character of the series. However, the channel suspended the series as he admitted performing sexual activities in front of numerous women.

In the matter, she twitted that she is disappointed as a transgender representation had to suffer for the Louis’ activities.

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

Jen Richards is a brown-eyed brunette. Through her Twitter status, she revealed that her height is almost 5 feet and 9 inches and has a decent weight.

Social Media Presence

Jen has 25.3k followers on Instagram, 10.3k on Facebook, and 43.7k on Twitter.

On Twitter, she is following the personalities like Nithya Raman, Patrick Strudwick, and Lauren Hough.

She also has a self-titled YouTube channel with 1.85k subscribers and 87.9k views.


  • She came as transgender at the age of 36.
  • She loves traveling and exploring a new places.


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