Denise Richards was on the fast track to being an A-list star.
Throughout the late 90s' and early 2000s' she was Hollywood's next It girl. Thanks to roles in "Starship Troopers" and "Wild Things," Richards became a breakout star.
Her popularity even landed her the role of Bond girl Christmas Jones in the film "The World Is Not Enough."
However, like so many stars before her, Richards career experienced a nosedive. These days the actress is more known for her reality television and soap opera work.
So what led to Richards' career downfall?