Richard Fortus is the current rhythm guitarist for Guns N' Roses, having replaced Paul Tobias in 2002. His playing can be heard on four tracks on Chinese Democracy.
Richard Fortus was born on November 17th 1966 in St. Louis.
Richard is married to Jen Fortus. On November 5th 2005, Jen gave birth to a baby girl named Paisley Piper Fortus.