One of my therapists told me to do something creative, because thats how you rebuild your self-esteem. You wouldnt think Richards would have any problem in that area. He grew up in a large, loving Pennsylvania family, and would end up being named one of Vogues top-25 male my website models of all time. He also graduated with an economics degree from Princeton, and it was during his freshman year that he got his first taste of the modeling world. While Richards was on a trip to New York to see a doctor for a shoulder injury, a friend asked him to come along when he was visiting his acting agent. The agent spotted Richards in the waiting room and Abraham signed him up. Acting auditions soon led to a contract with the Ford Models agency. Before hed graduated from Princeton, Richards had already shot with famed photographer Bruce Weber and was steadily earning more work.
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