Best known as Nicholas Bradford in Eight Is Enough, Adam Rich was born on October 12, 1968. For his appearance in the show from 1977-1981, he was also known as “America’s little brother.” During his days as a child actor, his bowl haircut was something noticeable which inspired many parents to emulate the look for their young sons. Apart from this, he has appeared in many tv shows and movies with a prominent role and guest appearances. Forty six year old Rich is said to earn the net worth of $1 million dollars.
As a child, Adam was a very brilliant student and also was good in sports including Football, swimming, bicycle riding, skateboarding and baseball. Apart from acting and sports, he also showed interest in drawing. At the age of eight, Rich won the role of Nicholas and was able to give justice to the role with his realistic and natural acting. He was very much admired and praised for his performance as Nicholas. After Eight Is Enough, Adam appeared in the 1983 sitcom Gun Shy on CBS and 1981 TV series Code Red on ABC.
At the age of fourteen, Rich was found smoking marijuana. In the year 1986, at the age of seventeen, Adam was dropped out from high school. After three years in 1989, he almost died of a Valium overindulge. In the year 1991, Adam was charged and in prison with attempted burglary of a pharmacy. In the mean time, San Francisco-based magazine Might published news saying Adam to be murdered which was a media swindle. He was also arrested for driving under the influence in 2002. Till the day, Adam has been to rehabilitation center for three times.
Adam is a handsome man with a well-maintained physique. Even he is used to drugs, he looks very healthy, fit and fine. Adam stands tall with the height of 1.65m i.e. five feet five inches tall. His physique can be seen in his shirtless pictures posted on different sites of the media. On his journey as an Actor, he had many rumors and news about him regarding his drug abuse and him to be a gay, as he had no any news provided about his relationship status. No any news was there about his dating with his beautiful girlfriend. He still has maintained privacy in his relationship, him to be married or not and his wife. As there is no news about his wife, there are no chances of getting news about their kids and their divorce.
Though, being a talented actor, Adam was not able to establish himself in the industry in the later days due to some issues of drugs in his personal life. If he had worked more hard and was dedicated towards his work, he would achieve more then what he has today. Till the day, Rich has appeared with guest appearances in many television series like The Six Million Dollar Man, The Love Boat, Baywatch, CHiPS, St. Elsewhere and Fantasy Island. To know more about him, one can go through his biography on wiki. He can also be followed in twitter.