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Also Known As: Ariana Clarice Richards Died:
Born: September 11, 1979 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Healdsburg, California, USA Profession: actor

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Engaging adolescent actress who became a celebrity upon the release of Steven Spielberg's blockbuster dinosaur epic, "Jurassic Park" (1993). As Lex, the smart and resourceful granddaughter of Sir Richard Attenborough, Richards displayed both survival and computer skills. She worked previously on stage, TV, and other features including "I'm Gonna Git You Sucka" (1988) "Prancer" (1989) , and "Tremors" (1990). On TV, Richards appeared in over 20 commercials, has done guest spots on "My Sister Sam", "The Golden Girls", and "Empty Nest", and has appeared in several high-toned TV movies.

Engaging adolescent actress who became a celebrity upon the release of Steven Spielberg's blockbuster dinosaur epic, "Jurassic Park" (1993). As Lex, the smart and resourceful granddaughter of Sir Richard Attenborough, Richards displayed both survival and computer skills. She worked previously on stage, TV, and other features including "I'm Gonna Git You Sucka" (1988) "Prancer" (1989) , and "Tremors" (1990). On TV, Richards appeared in over 20 commercials, has done guest spots on "My Sister Sam", "The Golden Girls", and "Empty Nest", and has appeared in several high-toned TV movies.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Tremors 3: Return to Perfection (2001) Mindy Sterngood
2.
4.
 Princess Stallion, The (1997) Sarah Stewart
5.
 Born Free: A New Adventure (1996) Valerie Porter
6.
 Angus (1995) Melissa Lefevre
7.
 Jurassic Park (1993) Lex
9.
 Disaster in Time (1992) Hillary Wilson
10.
 Other Side Of Love, The (1991) Kelly
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Milestones close milestones

1987:
Appeared in her first commercial at age seven (date approximate)
1987:
TV series debut with a guest spot on "The Golden Girls"
1987:
TV movie debut, "Into the Homeland" on HBO
1988:
Feature acting debut in Keenen Ivory Wayans's "I'm Gonna Git You Sucka"
:
Appeared on stage as Beth in "Little Women"
1990:
TV series regular on the CBS medical drama "Island Son" with Richard Chamberlain
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Notes

Richards was a member of the children's performing troupe, The Rainbow Connection.

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father:
Gary Richards.
mother:
Darielle Richards.
sister:
Bethany Grace Richards.

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