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October 14, 2013 | By Lauren Beale
Shari Belafonte's home is a castle. And she has just listed her unusual home in the Box Canyon area at $1.26 million, The Times has confirmed. The distinctive residence, built in 1956 and called - appropriately - the Castle, is described as a cliff-top “feudal fortress” on Realtor.com . Set on six acres, the 3,465-square-foot home features steeply pitched roofs, three fireplaces, a turret gym (perhaps a modern take on a torture chamber),...
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October 14, 2013 | By Lauren Beale
Shari Belafonte's home is a castle. And she has just listed her unusual home in the Box Canyon area at $1.26 million, The Times has confirmed. The distinctive residence, built in 1956 and called - appropriately - the Castle, is described as a cliff-top “feudal fortress” on Realtor.com . Set on six acres, the 3,465-square-foot home features steeply pitched roofs, three fireplaces, a turret gym (perhaps a modern take on a torture chamber),...
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ENTERTAINMENT
July 20, 1990 | RAY LOYND
Let's face it. The real fun of "Tamara" is sipping champagne and racing around an old house. The show's into its 7th year and costs $85 to see on a Saturday night. How does one explain its success? One answer is that the experience is like following actors around a sprawling movie set.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 11, 2010 | By Dennis McLellan
Nina Blanchard, the founder of an internationally known Hollywood modeling agency whose roster included Cheryl Tiegs and other top models, has died. She was 81. Blanchard died of cardiac arrest Sunday at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, said Ed Dawson, a longtime friend. A onetime TV makeup artist, casting director and modeling school executive director, Blanchard started the Nina Blanchard Agency in 1961. Booking talent for television commercials, print advertising and runway modeling, her agency was once described in The Times as "the best-known and richest of its kind outside Manhattan."
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 11, 2010 | By Dennis McLellan
Nina Blanchard, the founder of an internationally known Hollywood modeling agency whose roster included Cheryl Tiegs and other top models, has died. She was 81. Blanchard died of cardiac arrest Sunday at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, said Ed Dawson, a longtime friend. A onetime TV makeup artist, casting director and modeling school executive director, Blanchard started the Nina Blanchard Agency in 1961. Booking talent for television commercials, print advertising and runway modeling, her agency was once described in The Times as "the best-known and richest of its kind outside Manhattan.
HEALTH
March 9, 1998 | CANDACE A. WEDLAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Shari Belafonte said right up front what this phone interview would be like. "There's nothing normal about me. I'm telling you right now" is how the actress, who co-starred in the 1980s TV series "Hotel," put it. She recently co-hosted the syndicated series "Lifestyles With Robin Leach and Shari Belafonte," an updated version of "Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous."
NEWS
January 3, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Service Reports
It was a champagne and soap bubble wedding. "Hotel" star Shari Belafonte and "Knots Landing" actor Sam Behrens were married in a civil ceremony on the island of Barbados during the New Year's weekend, spokeswoman Susan Patricola said Tuesday. The couple said their vows at Glitter Bay Resort in front of friends and family. Belafonte, the daughter of singer Harry Belafonte, will live with her husband in Sherman Oaks.
NEWS
April 16, 1985 | Associated Press
Shirley MacLaine may be 51, but the actress' physical fitness has earned her a spot on McCall's magazine's list of the 10 best women's bodies in America. MacLaine was the oldest woman on the list. The rest of the top 10 were model Christie Brinkley, actresses Shari Belafonte-Harper, Jamie Lee Curtis, Daryl Hannah, Marilu Henner, Jaclyn Smith and Kathleen Turner, figure skater Peggy Fleming and singer Tina Turner.
ENTERTAINMENT
January 14, 1989
Television celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday with several specials pegged to Monday's national holiday in his honor. Shari Belafonte-Harper and Robert Guillaume host "Living the Dream: A Tribute to Martin Luther King Jr.," a gospel music celebration of the late civil rights leader's life, at 8 p.m. Sunday on KTLA Channel 5. Oprah Winfrey, Aretha Franklin and Lou Rawls will also appear in this two-hour special from the Aquarius Theater. At 10 p.m.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 3, 1997
Actor James Cromwell, who as Farmer Hoggett saved "Babe" the sheep-herding pig from the dinner table, now wants to save wild animals and wayward pets from certain kinds of traps and poisons. Presenting a dog that had chewed off one of its own legs to escape a trap, Cromwell, other celebrities and animal rights groups promoted a state ballot initiative Tuesday that would ban steel- and padded-jaw leg-hold traps and two poisons in California.
HEALTH
March 9, 1998 | CANDACE A. WEDLAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Shari Belafonte said right up front what this phone interview would be like. "There's nothing normal about me. I'm telling you right now" is how the actress, who co-starred in the 1980s TV series "Hotel," put it. She recently co-hosted the syndicated series "Lifestyles With Robin Leach and Shari Belafonte," an updated version of "Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous."
ENTERTAINMENT
July 20, 1990 | RAY LOYND
Let's face it. The real fun of "Tamara" is sipping champagne and racing around an old house. The show's into its 7th year and costs $85 to see on a Saturday night. How does one explain its success? One answer is that the experience is like following actors around a sprawling movie set.
ENTERTAINMENT
February 28, 1987
Peter Gabriel, shut out in the Grammy Awards on Tuesday, was the big winner in the fifth annual American Video Awards ceremony held Thursday at the Scottish Rite Auditorium. Gabriel was on hand to accept awards for best pop video and best male performance for his "Sledgehammer" video, and was also inducted into the National Academy of Video Arts and Sciences' hall of fame.
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