Richard Karn will not be the host on Family Feud for 2006.
His son, Cooper, goes to Campbell Hall with Andy Garcia's children, Denzel Washington's daughter (Olivia), The Olsen Twins, and Andy Lawrence.
Graduated from Theodore Roosevelt High School in Seattle, Washington and was often a part of the drama program there.
His father Gene is a retired building contractor.
Richard is a member of Beta Theta Pi Fraternity from University of Washington.
Worked as an apartment building manager prior to his success on "Home Improvement" , and even maintained that job during the show's first season until he knew that Home Improvement would be successful.
He has a son, Cooper Andrew Wilson (born 1992).
His wife Tudi periodically appears on "Home Improvement" as Jill's sister.
Height: 5' 10"
His nickname is Rich.
Karn got his role for Home Improvement when he ran a stop sign and had to retake his license test. While he was at the driving agency, somebody told him about them looking for someone to play Al Boreland in a new show called Home Improvement; Karn took straight to the role.
Richard Karn: (Commenting on the death of his mother, who succumbed to cancer in 1983) I thought my parents were invincible. It never occurred to me she would die.