Denise Richards has opened up about the struggles she faced during her divorce from Charlie Sheen. The actress, who filed for divorce in 2005 and finalized it in 2006, revealed that the decision was not easy, but it was necessary to protect her children.
Richards dismissed the notion that she and Sheen had a wild and crazy lifestyle, stating that he was sober when they got married. However, when she was pregnant with their second child, Lola, she realized that their marriage was toxic, and she had to file for divorce. Speaking on “The View,” Richards acknowledged feeling guilty for splitting up their family but stressed that she was a mom protecting her children. Following the public divorce, the actress struggled to find work, with her personal life seemingly affecting her career. However, Richards bounced back and resumed her acting career, appearing in TV series and feature films. Recently, she joined the cast of “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,” where viewers got to see a different side of the star. Throughout her two seasons on the show, Richards revealed more about her life, proving that she is much more than just a celebrity divorcee.
Denise Richards’ life is on display in the reality TV series “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,” showcasing her laidback and luxurious lifestyle, as well as her adopted daughter Eloise and new husband, Aaron Phypers. Despite her public divorce from Charlie Sheen, the two remain close friends and co-parent their two daughters. Sheen has been open about his past struggles and how they affected his relationship with Richards. Regardless, Richards invites him to be involved in their daughters’ lives and considers their relationship a journey, not a failure. Fans of the show get an intimate look at Richards’ life and her ability to maintain healthy relationships with those around her.