Denise Lee Richards is an American actress and former fashion model who has appeared in numerous films like Starship Troopers (1997), Wild Things (1998), Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999), The World Is Not Enough (1999) as Bond girl Christmas Jones, and in Valentine (2001). She also had her own E! reality show called Denise Richards: It’s Complicated which ran from 2008 to 2009.
After her high school graduation, worked as a model and traveled to cities such as Paris, New York, and Tokyo for photo shoots and commercials.
In 2001, she guest-starred in Friends as Ross and Monica Geller's cousin, Cassie Geller in the episode "The One with Ross and Monica's Cousin."
She then made her Bollywood debut with the movie Kambakkht Ishq (2009) along side Sylvester Stallone, Brandon Routh and Akshay Kumar.