Secrets Behind Home Improvement That Go Far Beyond Tim Allen

The ABC hit sitcom put Tim Allen on the map, and magazine photos of Jonathan Taylor Thomas were plastered on bedroom walls across America.

Despite the show winning over audiences during its eight-season run, there were some dark secrets behind the scenes. It wasn’t always a family-friendly depiction, and you’ll see why soon enough.

Richardson Was Uncomfortable With Fame

Despite the actress fighting to gain more prominence on screen, she wasn’t comfortable with the limelight. In 2016, she would admit to being uncomfortable with the attention in a Reddit AMA.

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Allen’s on-screen wife wasn’t keen on anything like talking to the press, red carpet events, and the concept of celebrities in general.