Born in Coatesville, Pennsylvania in March 1952. Former American actress Susan Richardson has an estimated net worth of $200 thousand. She started acting in high school; acting in numerous plays. Richardson relocated to Hollywood, California to carry on her acting career. In 1973 she made her professional acting debut starring as Judy in the movie American Graffiti. Richardson then went on to gain even more fame after playing Susan Bradford character in the television series Eight Is Enough between 1977 and 1981. The actress was also featured in many other movies and television series including A Star Is Born, Fantasy Island, CHiPs, Soldiers of Innocence, Nakia, Happy Days, The Runaways, The Love Boat, The Streets of San Francisco, and One Day at a Time. She was also a member of the band Harmony, for which she later worked as a caregiver. Richardson struggled to overcome a morphine addiction and in 2013 it was reported that she was enduring tough times living in a trailer and having numerous health problems.