July 11, 2013 |
Mic Rodgers, known for his work as Mel Gibson's stunt double up until the late 1990s, and wife, Robyn Britton, have listed their home in an equestrian community in Agoura Hills at $1.999 million. The contemporary Craftsman-style house, custom built by the couple in 2006, features an office, a playroom, a craft room, a combined kitchen/family room, four bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms and 3,662 square feet of living space. Ceiling heights range from 9 to 17 feet, and clerestory windows bring light into the interiors.
July 9, 2013 |
Actress Jennette McCurdy has bought a home in Studio City for $905,000, public records show. This is her name's first appearance on L.A. County property records, according to Zillow, which uncovered the sale . The contemporary Mediterranean, built in 1987 and updated, features an open floor plan, family room, two fireplaces, a den/office, three bedrooms, two bathrooms and 2,600 square feet of living space. There are decks and a hot tub. A star architect to celebrities McCurdy, 21, starred on “iCarly” from 2007 to 2012 and now stars in the series “Sam & Cat.” She starred in the TV movie “Best Player” (2011)
April 12, 2013 |
Thursday's brawl between Los Angeles Dodger Zack Greinke and San Diego Padre Carlos Quentin probably means both men will be spending some time at home. Greinke just bought his Studio City home. Quentin has owned his house in Poway since 2011. For the sake of argument (theirs), here's how the places stack up: Greinke shelled out $4.575 million. Quentin paid $2.016 million. Greinke has seven bedrooms. Quentin has five. Greinke has 11 bathrooms. Quentin has 5.5. Greinke went Craftsman.
January 4, 2013 |
Songwriter, singer and former "American Idol" judge Kara DioGuardi has sold her home in Studio City for $6.3 million. Built in 1923, the 7,600-square-foot French chateau-style house was renovated and expanded by DioGuardi and her husband, home builder Mike McCuddy. The five-bedroom, 6.5-bathroom home sits on 3 acres with an infinity pool and a hot tub. Features include a 23-foot-tall stone fireplace, herringbone walnut floors and a sauna. DioGuardi, 42, was on the panel of "American Idol" for two seasons starting in 2009 and a judge on "Platinum Hit" in 2011.
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August 22, 2012 |
A man who allegedly broke into actor-rapper LL Cool J's home suffered a broken nose and jaw at the action star's hands Wednesday morning after what police sources described as a "knock-down, drag-out" fight. LL Cool J, who rose to fame with the aptly named hit song "Mama Said Knock You Out" and portrays a special agent on the CBS drama "NCIS Los Angeles," proved life imitates art and nabbed the burglar inside his expansive Studio City house. When Los Angeles police arrived at the Blairwood Drive home around 1 a.m. Wednesday, LL Cool J had detained the battered and bruised suspect.
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July 14, 2012 |
Sage Stallone, son of actor Sylvester Stallone, was found dead Friday at his home in the 8100 block of Mulholland Terrace in Studio City. He was 36. The body of the younger Stallone, also an actor and producer-director, was found by his housekeeper, said his lawyer, George Braunstein. The cause of death was under investigation. Police called to the scene about 2:15 p.m. said they found no signs of foul play. "We don't have any of the details," Braunstein said. "He wasn't depressed.