Who is Gaston Richmond? Inside The Life of Jaclyn Smith’s Son

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Who is Gaston Richmond? Inside The Life of Jaclyn Smith’s Son

Gaston Richmond is an American Cinematographer who worked in several TV films and series as a cameraman. More than his profession, Gaston got more recognition being the son of a famous American actress Jaclyn Smith who is best known as ‘Kelly Garett’ in the Television series named Charlie’s Angels (1976-1981).

Moreover, his father is not less popular than his mother. Gaston’s father Anthony B. Richmond is a famous American cinematographer, film producer, and director of the 90s time of period, who is mostly known for movies like Candyman (1992), Tales from the Hood (1995), Blonde (2001), and many more.

As we can see, Gaston is in the path of his daddy. In recent years, the star kid is also exploring himself in the world of photography. So, what are the achievements of Gaston as a cinematographer? What about his relationship with his actress’s mother? In the meantime, also find out if Gaston Richmond married a wife or not.

Today we are going to explore the details of Gaston Richmond including his professional career along with his family life. Let’s have a major look at him.

When Was Gaston Richmond Born? Details On His Early Life 

Gaston was born on the 19th of March 1982 in Los Angeles, California. So, as of 2022, he is 40 years of age. His full name is Gaston Anthony Richmond. Since his early days, he spent most of his life in his native land, California. He was brought up by his mother along with his sister Spencer Margaret Richmond.

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Gaston Richmond after his birth. Source: His mother’s Instagram*

Moving on to his academic qualification, as per his LinkedIn account, Gaston did the business course at the University of Southern California- Marshall School of Business. He was enrolled in University in the year 2002 and graduated in 2006.

Besides, Richmond belongs to the White ethnicity and holds American Nationality.

His Siblings

Talking about his siblings, from his father’s two marriages, Gaston has altogether 3 siblings named George Richmond, Spencer Margaret Richmond, and Jonathan Chunky Richmond.

Among these three, George and Jonathan are his half-siblings. George is a British Cinematographer who is mostly known for his work in the movies like Sunshine on Leith, Kingsman: The Secret Service, Tomb Raider, and Kingsman: The Golden Circle. Likewise, his brother Jonathon is also into the camera work in Hollywood, best known for his work skill in Children of Men, Black Widow, and others.

Moreover, Spencer Margaret is his sister from the same mother. She, by profession, is a designer and works in her mother’s venture.

Richmond’s Relationship With His Mother Jaclyn

As we said, Gaston is widely recognized because of his celebrity mother. Then, does he shares a good relationship with his mom? The answer is Yes. As a matter of fact, Jaclyn is proud to be the mother of her son Gaston which she time and again keeps expressing on her Instagram. On his 39th birthday, she shares Gaston’s photo with the caption,

“He arrived safely on this planet, making me the happiest woman in the world. It feels like he started surfing before walking … Always curious, deeply observant with the kindest most sensitive heart,” He remains one of my favorite humans on this planet. Gaston, you will always be my son-shine. Happy 39th birthday!”

Moreover, Jaclyn in her exclusive talk with Page Six regarding her photoshoot with Gaston told,

“ I’m with a person that I adore, my son, and it was a going-away party, so my eyes were probably glistening with tears there, sparkling because he’s one of the humans I worship.”

“I love what that photo says to me,”It says I’m the luckiest lady in the world to have a son like him.

Actually, after her divorce from Gaston’s father, she raised him with a lot of values which today can be seen in his attitude which is why we can say that she is really proud of her child’s sensitivity and behavior.

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Gaston Richmond with his sister and mother. Source: His mother’s Insta account

Hence, Gaston is on very good terms with his mother.

Gaston Richmond’s Profession: What He Is Into?

As we said earlier, Gaston is a cinematographer just like his father. Then, what’s more? He has been into numerous TV Series as a second assistant and first assistant camera person.

He made his debut as the second assistant camera person in the year 2008 with the TV film Sex and Lies in Sin City. Then, following his first work, Gaston worked in several other series like Acceptance, Let It Go, A to Z, Chasing Life, The Kids are Alright, and many more.

Further, he raised his level to a first assistant cameraperson in 2016 and worked in several movies. Some of the movies where he worked as the first assistant are Fresh Off the Boat, Hashtag Blessed: The Movie, Party of Five, Shameless, and others. He is a well-known cinematographer and showed his skillful work in Annabelle, The Kids Are ALL Right, and Chasing Mavericks.

Is Gaston Richmond Married? If Yes, Who Is His Wife?

Most of the time, Gaston has always been behind the camera so is largely private about his relationship status. Talking about his marriage, he seems to be in a marital relationship even though it’s just an assumption.

Despite the fact that he is a celeb child, he prefers to maintain his low-key life, so we are unsure about whether he is married or not, but the certain thing about his relationship is that he, for sure, has dated an unknown lady. After all, he is the father of a child too.

His Baby Girl Olivia Rose

Gaston became a father by welcoming his angel daughter ‘Olivia Rose’ in the year 2019. So, as of 2022, Olivia is 2 years of age. More than Olivia’s father, this happy moment was shared by her grandmother Jaclyn on her social media account. She wrote with an infant’s photo,

‘Meet my beautiful granddaughter Olivia Rose!! Isn’t she something? I’m over the moon!’

Gaston Richmond's Daughter Olivia
Gaston Richmond’s Daughter Olivia after her birth. Source: Daily Mail UK

Today, without any doubt, she is growing up in the arms of her loving father and of course with her famous grandmother. Regarding her mother, there is no information available but beyond any doubt, we can say that Olivia is living in a family environment with so much love and care.

Is He On Any Social Media Sites?

As per our research, Gaston Richmond is not active on any Social Networking sites. But the people who want to see him can watch him on his mother’s Instagram. Some of his childhood photos as well as his current photos are posted on Smith’s Insta account under the username @realjaclynsmith.

Jaclyn’s Instagram has 214k followers with 609 posts in total as of 2022.

Gaston Richmond’s Net Worth

As above mentioned, Gaston is a cinematographer by profession. He has worked in several Hollywood movies so, it is sure that he has amassed a lot of money. His net worth has been speculated to be $450000 by 2022.

And his superstar mother Jacvlyn’s net worth is $150 million.