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Richard Dean Anderson's Daughter Wylie Quinn Annarose Is Also in the Entertainment Industry — Check Out Their Relationship

Bran Published On Wed Apr 01 2020   Modified On Wed Apr 01 2020
Richard Dean Anderson's Daughter Wylie Quinn Annarose Is Also in the Entertainment Industry — Check Out Their Relationship

Veteran producer-cum-actor Richard Dean Anderson is a respected figure in the entertainment industry with numerous contributions. Continuing the legacy is his daughter, Wylie Quinn Annarose! Let's find out more about her.

Minnesota-based actor Richard Dean Anderson created a reputation with some top performances in shows like 'General Hospital,' 'MacGyver,' and 'Stargate SG-1'. The 70-year-old retired from the glamorous profession way back in 2013, but it didn't mean that it was the end of the likes of Anderson's on screen. Surprisingly, his only child, Wylie Quinn Annarose, chose to walk in her father's footsteps to become an actress. 

Being a daughter of a such a reputed personality like Richard Dean Anderson and choosing a career in his expertise certainly means there is a lot of pressure on the 21-year-old Wylie Anderson. While she gets to learn some acting from the very best in her home itself, there is a big audience she's got to satisfy who would expect her to be like her father. Only time will tell if she would be as big as her dad Richard or not, so for now, let's see how her life to date looks like, along with her relationship with dad.

Richard Dean Anderson's Daughter Wylie Quinn Annarose Is an Actress

Born on August 2, 1998, Wylie Quinn Annarose is the only offspring of the 'MacGyver' actor Richard Dean and his soulmate, Apryl A. Prose. Interestingly, the young diva decided to continue the family traditions by becoming an actress herself. As the daughter of such a legend, there was no doubt that she was any short of talent. Consequently, she displayed her versatility and abilities by featuring in movies like 'Stray' and 'Glove.'

Richard Dean Anderson poses a picture with partner Apryl and daughter Wylie Quinn Annarose.

Richard Dean Anderson welcomed his daughter Wylie Quinn Annarose in August 1998.
Photo Source: RDanderson

As Daddy's little princess, Wylie also accumulated some production experience while growing up. Surprisingly, one of her earliest television works came as a child when she featured in an episode of 'Raising Hope' as a minor character, 'Judy', in 2011. Interestingly, the 21-year-old is of Mohawk, Norwegian, Scottish, and Swedish descent.

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The Anderson daughter, Wylie, got opportunities to play a series of lead roles in 'Petrichor Stories' and 'Journey of Kentucky Smith' portraying 'Jake Bridge' and 'Ben Glassman', respectively. Furthermore, she accumulated vital experience from theatrical works such as 'The Diviners' and 'Surprise Party.' In order to pursue her acting goals, she completed her BFA in theater education and performance from Emerson College.

Richard Dean Anderson's Warm Relationship with Daughter

Richard Dean Anderson's daughter Wylie Quinn Annarose in a red t-shirt poses for a picture.

Richard Dean Anderson's daughter Wylie Quinn Annarose is an actress as well.
Photo Source: Wylie Anderson

No matter how hectic the schedule was, actor Richard Dean Anderson always created time for his family, especially with Wylie. A few years ago, he posted a picture with Wylie on his website, with a caption, 'My Reason For Breathing, The Source of My Joy.'

That surely depicts the actor's love for his young daughter, which will never change.The happy family of three resides at Richard's lavishing mansion-like-farmhouse at the coast of Malibu. In an interview, the actor revealed how his daily routine looks like following a retirement.

My morning ritual is to get up and feed the dogs, take my daughter to school and come home.

Luckily, the veteran producer, Richard, was present alongside partner, Apryl, at the time of Wylie's delivery. Later, the love birds decided to name her Wylie, from a heroine character of a book, and Annarose, from the red, rose he adores. Interestingly, Anderson wanted to name her Zoe, but his family disapproved of that idea.

Richard Dean Anderson in a black shirt changing diapers of the infant Wylie Annarose.

Richard Anderson accepted how he used to change Wylie's diapers when she was young.
Photo Source: Rdanderson

The schedule is everything you want to have in your retired life, but since that was quite a few years ago, Richard doesn't need to drop her daughter, to the college anymore. However, that doesn't mean that their relationship has changed in any way possible. The father-daughter still spend most of their time together in their California house.

Richard Anderson Gives Daughter Enough Freedom

Wylie Anderson in a colourful t-shirt poses for a picture.

Richard Anderson promises to protect her daughter Wylie Annarose from any danger in her life.
Photo Source: Wylie Anderson

The 70-year-old Richard Dean Anderson doesn't bound her daughter to remain in strict rules and hierarchy. The fundamental values he passes on to Wylie are the freedom to choose the right thing, make mistakes, but learn. He promises to protect his daughter from certain dangers, as every father would.

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Back in 2005, Anderson expressed his happiness on his trio-like-family with lover Apryl and such an adorable daughter, Wylie. Although, his partner dreamt of giving birth to a little boy. He stated how the three make him feel sufficient for them not to welcome another child in their celebrity family. The actor didn't rule out the possibility back then, but since many years passed by already, it seems like the couple is satisfied with their only daughter. 

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