The Cast Of ‘Home Improvement’ — Then And Now

Home Improvement CastThe 12 months 2016 will mark the 25th anniversary of the primary time that Tim The Tool Man” Taylor and his wife Jill invited America into their residence — and for the subsequent eight years and 200-plus episodes, there was a love affair of hilarious misunderstandings, exploding inventions, and exceedingly-inventive methods to cover the face of their neighbor Wilson.

Even although he stopped acting, Taran remained in the spotlight after being involved in several totally different controversies. In one state of affairs, he sued his dad and mom for control of his $1.5 million belief fund in 2001. Most just lately, Allen starred on an ABC sitcom Last Man Standing Even although the present was one of the most extremely-rated comedies on the network, it was canceled earlier this 12 months. Before Richardson played exasperated spouse and mother Jill Taylor, she was doing theater and showing on TV shows like ‘Double Trouble’ and ‘Eisenhower & Lutz.’ She also starred in ‘The Parent Trap 3′ in 1989.

Following his role on Home Improvement, actor Taran Noah Smith basically quit Hollywood for good. After a difficult estrangement over his belief fund and his 2001 marriage to the a lot-older Heidi van Pelt (they divorced in 2007), Smith reconciled together with his parents. He even co-authored a book together with his mother/supervisor Candy Bennici concerning the pitfalls of child acting. These days, Smith is a vegan, active in social causes, and lives in southern California. According to his Facebook profile , over the winter of 2016, he spent a few months protesting in opposition to the Dakota Access Pipeline on the Standing Rock reservation.

Following his appearance on Home Improvement, Karn went on to appear in numerous other television reveals and flicks. He also grew to become nicely-recognized within the recreation show circuit when he was tapped to be the host of Family Feud from 2002-2006. He also hosted the sport present Bingo America in 2008. In 2017, Karn appeared in episodes of Detroiters and The Bold and the Beautiful.

Patricia Richardson, now 61, earned a BFA in appearing from Southern Methodist University and spent some time appearing in performs. She picked up quite a few minor TV roles in the 1980s before Home Improvement. She subsequent appeared as Dr. Andy Campbell in Strong Medicine in addition to a recurring function as Sheila Brooks on The West Wing. She has continued performing in a couple of motion pictures and is energetic in a company looking for a remedy for progressive supranuclear palsy.

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