Template:CastPatricia Castle Richardson is an American actress who is best known for her role as Jill Taylor in the ABC sitcom Home Improvement. For that, she was nominated for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series and nominated twice Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical.
In 1991, just three months after giving birth to twins, Richardson became a the sudden replacement for Frances Fisher as Jill Taylor in home Improvement on the ABC sitcom Home Improvement. Richardson received four Emmy nominations, and two Golden Globe nominations in this role. While working on Home Improvement, she hosted the Emmys with Ellen DeGeneres, in 1994 and starred in the miniseries Undue Influence, and Sophie and the Moonhangeron Lifetime with Lynn Whitfield, and won an Independent Spirit nomination in 1997 for her first major theatrical film role in Ulee's Gold.