Wylie Quinn Annarose Anderson

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Actress, Writer, Director (1998)
Sun Feb 26 2023
By   Binaya_22

Wylie Quinn Annarose Anderson is an actor, director, producer, and writer. She is the daughter of the classic Hollywood actor Richard Dean Anderson and Apryl Prose. A now-retired actor is known for TV shows like MacGyver, and Stargate.

Some of Wylie's works are American Experience, Raising Hope, and a couple of short films. The actress is not seeing anyone right now and has an estimated net worth of $2 Million.

Relationship Status: Wylie Is Single

Wylie Quinn Annarose Anderson is not in a relationship with anyone right now. She is still a young woman, so getting into a relationship is the least of her worry right now. For now, the actress is fully focused on her career.

Wylie Quinn Anderson is wearing a black shirt with a necklace and shades as she is taking the selfie.
Wylie Quinn Anderson taking a selfie (Source: Wylie Quinn Anderson Instagram @wylieanderson)

Richard Dean Anderson's daughter Wylie is also a private woman and the records of her previous relationships (if any) are also nonexistent. She is a busy woman as she is involved in a lot of work including directing which is a time-consuming job. So, getting into a relationship with someone is not her priority at the moment.

What Is Richard Dean Anderson's Daughter's Net Worth?

Wylie Quinn Annarose Anderson has an estimated net worth of $2 Million. Her biggest source of income is acting. She is yet to leave a huge mark in the industry like her father but is slowly getting there. 

So, far Wylie's biggest exposure has happened with the series Raising Hope where she appeared for an episode. She has also appeared in an episode of a documentary called American Experience.

Wylie's father, Richard Dean Anderson is easily the most popular and richest member of the family. He has an estimated net worth of $30 Million. He was been involved in some of the most popular shows like Stargate and MacGyver.

Who Is Wylie Quinn Annarose Anderson's Mother? 

Wylie is the daughter of actor Richard Anderson and Apryl Prose. Unfortunately, her parents no longer live together as the two ended their relationship in 2003. The two had first gotten into a relationship with one another in 1996

Both Richard Anderson and Apryl Prose are wearing all black.
Wylie Quinn Anderson's father, Richard Anderson, and her mother, Apryl Prose (Source: rdanderson.com)

Apryl and Richard first crossed paths in New York. The thing that attracted Richard the most about Wylie's mother apart from her beauty is her sense of humor. Apryl moved on from Richard and currently lives with her husband, Jim. They also share two kids. The details of her husband and kids remain to be known. 

Like Richard, Wylie's mother also has a bit of an experience in the film industry. But Apryl's filmography is limited. She played a Waitress in Chasing Robert. She was also an additional crew in 8 Heads in a Duffel Bag and Senseless according to her IMDb page.

Body Measurements

Raising Hope actress Wylie has a slim body that measures 32-25-32 inches. She has an average movie actress height of  5 Feet 7 Inches (170.18 cm). The actress has a slim body that weighs 121 lbs (55 kg).

Wylie's dress size is 5 (US) and her shoe size is 8 (US). Being involved in the entertainment industry, she needs to take good care of her body and she does exactly that. But, she isn't too strict with herself as she does enjoy eating foods that would normally be considered unhealthy by some.

Education Background

Wylie has done her formal education in theatres at Emerson College. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in theatre education and performance. She developed a love for acting and performing at a young age and wanted to follow in her father's footsteps. That led her to study theatres.

Wylie Quinn Anderson is wearing a graduation dress that is black, purple, and golden in color.
Wylie Quinn Anderson after graduating from Emerson College (Source: Instagram @rixxanderson)

Besides that, Wylie also sharpened her acting skills at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center, which is a respected theatre company in the country. Not only that but she also studied at the Upright Citizens Brigade, a sketch comedy group.

How Was Wylie Raised?

Richard already knew what he had to do to raise Wylie right. One of the key things for the General Hospital actor in raising his child was that she should teach things to herself.

Richard wanted to give her freedom instead of dictating what to do and what not to do. That's the way he was raised and wanted his daughter to be raised in a similar environment while also looking after her to make sure in case she unintentionally tries to do something that could seriously harm her.

Richard Quit Movies For Wylie

Richard Anderson is not only a good actor but a family man too, which he showed by choosing to quit acting for his daughter, Wylie. He wanted to spend time with his daughter, which led him to quit acting to make time for his then-young baby.

Richard Anderson is wearing a green jacket in the picture.
Wylie Quinn Anderson's father, Richard Anderson in Stargate SG-1 (Source: pasi penttilä YouTube Channel)

Richard was willing to leave the iconic show, Stargate SG-1 for Wylie. He played the role of the protagonist, Jack O'Neil in the show. Screen Rant in their article has mentioned that the actor also didn't completely say goodbye to the show but, rather made special appearances now and then.

Wylie Had A Trouble While Giving Birth

MacGyver actor Richard wanted a life where he could spend time with his daughter and he got that. However, the birth of Wylie didn't exactly go as planned. She had to be brought to life after she didn't respond after being born. 

Babies cry when they are born but not Wylie. It became even scary for Richard as she was also not breathing. Wylie's father was scared seeing all the nurses and doctors as he recalled it in an interview with the Télé Poche

In the same interview, Richard also mentioned that he fell and was in tears after finding out that his daughter, Wylie was out of danger. It was one of the scariest things to have happened to him but fortunately, everything went well in the end.

Career Highlights

Richard Dean Anderson's daughter Wylie Quinn Annarose Anderson has followed in her father's footsteps and entered the entertainment world. So far, her career has not been impressive but she is still young and has a long way to go.

Wylie's small filmography includes playing in an episode of Raising Hope as Judy. Her father, Richard, has also played in an episode of the show as Keith. She has also worked in an episode of a documentary series, American Experience. And a couple of short films.

Wylie not only acts but writes and directs too. And she has done both of that in her directorial debut, a short film called How to Cry on Command.

How Did Richard Anderson's Daughter Get Her Name?

Wylie Quinn Annarose Anderson's name was given to her by both her father, Richard, and her mother, Apryl agreement. And, the name came from one of the fairy tale stories. The incident took place while Richard was shooting for his popular show Stargate, in Canada. Stargate is the show that has seen actors like Kavan Smith and Brenda James.

Apryl was pregnant with Wylie at this time, and she was living his Los Angeles while he was out shooting abroad. The phone was the only way they could connect and he would tell fairy tale stories for his daughter while Apryl would put her receiver in her belly for Wylie to listen.

In one of the stories Richard was saying, the main character's name Wylie just clicked with him and they decided to name her that. And, she got Annarose from her father who named it after his favorite red rose. But, Wylie wasn't his first choice as he wanted to name her Zoe, but his family was against it.


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