In the late ’80s and 90’s the world different, the fashion was different, and so was a celebrity. Randi Oakes is that fashion model and actress who took those years by storm. Her shyness, her elegance, her personality, her charm or magic were enchanting. And no one could get enough of Randi.
It might be a tough job to praise and acknowledge this piece of beauty in one article. Don’t worry, we will try our best and provide you the heartwarming information here. The discussion will include her professional life, personal life, and many more. Let’s take a look at some quick facts and know her better, shall we?
How Old Is Randi Oakes?- Age, Height, and Other Features
Ths enthralling beauty was born on August 19, 1951, and is 68 years old in 2020. Despite her age, she is living a happy and healthy lifestyle away from the fame and limelight. She is maintaining herself and moving forward to live a prosperous life ahead.
Not to mention she falls under the sun sign of Leo. Just like the sign tells, Oakes is courageous, enthusiastic, and can do anything to maintain a relationship. Being a model, she stands tall at the height of 5 feet 6 inches or 167 cm.
During her youth, Randi had a very alluring body that measured about 34-24-35 inches or 87-61-89 cm. Now, Oakes is a fun-loving person who hardly cares about her look. She has blonde hair that compliments a pair of blue eyes. That is an excellent combination to have, isn’t it?
Childhood, Education and Parents
This blonde model was raised as Betty Lee “Randi” Oakes in Summer, Iowa, the United States of America. Since her childhood, she was keen on modeling, acting, and appearing in front of the camera. Her love and passion for stardom led her to attend Des Moines, Iowa, twice a week.
There she honed her skill to kiss the dreams of her life. Soon she was also named as Miss Iowa Model of the year. Among all her parents were the ones who supported their daughter to bring out the better version of herself. In addition to this, Randi is an American citizen who hails from white ethnicity.
During her time in New York City, Oakes got a chance to sign a contract as a model at the tender age of 17. In her life, all she needed was a little push. As soon as she signed a contract with time, Randi became one of the top models of the fashion industry.
As a model, she used to visit on several shows as a guest star. Some of them include Delvecchio, The Love Boat, Barnaby Jones, Delvecchio, to name a few. Soon Randi was starred as Sally in the 1978 theatrical crime drama Acapulco Gold.
From that moment, there was no looking back for this fashionista. Among all, she rose to prominence for her role as Bonnie Clark in CHiPs. Her role was so famous that everybody admired her. Some even say that Oakes was so busy in her work that she rarely spent quality time with her husband.
That is also the reason why she left the show. However, she featured multiple editions of Circus of the stars and equal competitor on Battle of the Network Stars.
Who Is Randi Oakes Husband? Does She Have A Kid?
This beautiful actress found the love of her life when she was competing in a 1979 edition of the Battle of the Network Stars. Oakes was on the NBC team. The handsome and lucky man is none other than Gregory Harrison.
This dandy man is 69 years old actor famous for his role Chandler in the 1987 movie North Shore. Similarly, he is renowned for appearing in films such as American Housewife, The Middle, M*A*S*H, Au Pair, First Daughter, A Dangerous Affair, Summer of Fear, to name a few.
Although that was their first time seeing each other, they became a thing. During the period, their friendship blossomed into love. Eventually, they decided to take their relationship to a whole new level, i.e., marriage.
In 1980, on December 21, four days ahead of Christmas, they walked down the aisle secretly from the media. After some years, they revealed that they were married, and fans were overwhelmed to hear the news. Many of them were shocked to hear the news.
Their happiness knew no limit when Randi got pregnant with their first baby. In 1985, she gave birth to Emma Lee. To care and nurture her kid further, this actress decided to stay away from the limelight for a while. Soon Lily Anne was born in 1989 and Kate in 1991.
They do not have a son, so the lovey-dovey couple decided to adopt a son. They named him Quinn Edgar. What’s surprises us the most is that it has been forty years of their marriage, and still, their love has not decreased a bit. Not to mention they have set an example for the people in the industry who marry and divorce several times.
Previously the duo lived in Sherman Oaks, California, and since 1990, they have moved to Southern Oregon. They had also lived in Gold Beach for 15 years and has relocated to Eugene. We wish them a happy life ahead too.
What Is The Net Worth of Randi Oakes?
During her prime time, this gorgeous model thrived in the industry and made money out of it. She was the favorite of all, and her popularity was rising with each day. In 2020, Randi has been expected to sit in a net worth of $4 million.
Speaking of her beloved husband, Gregory Harrison sits on an impressive net worth of $3 million. In 2015 the couple had put their mountaintop estate in Gold Beach, Ore., on the market for $2.995 million.
The mansion was set on 45 forested acres located near Rogue River, the gated Cape Cod-inspired property renowned as the Harrison Ridge estate is accessed by a half-mile-long driveway.
The house is four floors tall with an oversized kitchen, a floor that is well furnished with woods, 6.5 bathrooms, six bedrooms. There are a fireplace, a private balcony, and a top-floor office or observatory and wrap-around decks.
Social Media Presence
Unlike other celebrities who are 24/7 active on social media platforms to stay in touch with their beloved fans, Randi is not using social media. She is old-fashioned, and technology is not her forte. That is why she is not active on any platforms such as Instagram, Twitter, and more.
But her fans are spread worldwide, and they have created several fan accounts for her. They wish her on her birthday and other various occasions despite the fact that she is not available.