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September 10, 1995 | NANCY M. REICHARDT
No matter what projects Victoria Rowell lands--a national commercial for Oil of Olay, a prime-time series ("Diagnosis Murder") or a feature film ("Dumb and Dumber")--she is not about to give up her day job. After five years as Drucilla Winters on "The Young and the Restless," Rowell is quite content with the status quo and has no desire to fly the coop like other soap stars. "Do you see where most of them are right now?" she announces with a sly grin. "I mean, are we thinking people?
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January 10, 2012 | By Lauren Beale, Los Angeles Times
Actress and author Victoria Rowell has put her Hollywood Hills home up for sale at $2.599 million. The Beachwood Canyon-area house of nearly 4,400 square feet sits on more than a quarter-acre lot with a swimming pool. Built in 1923, the four-bedroom, 31/2-bathroom Mediterranean features terraces, city, canyon and mountain views and Italian-style gardens with mature trees and privacy hedges. The house includes a library, a media room, a family room, an updated kitchen and a breakfast room.
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February 1, 1994 | N.F. MENDOZA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Many daytime drama actors dream of working on a prime-time series and leaving the soap-opera world behind. Not Victoria Rowell. She landed a job with Dick Van Dyke in CBS' Friday night mystery "Diagnosis Murder" but kept her job in the network sudser "The Young and the Restless." "I'm very happy at 'Young and the Restless,' " she said emphatically during a recent interview at a Westside restaurant. "I don't see the soap as a vehicle or a step into stardom or features.
NEWS
September 10, 1995 | NANCY M. REICHARDT
No matter what projects Victoria Rowell lands--a national commercial for Oil of Olay, a prime-time series ("Diagnosis Murder") or a feature film ("Dumb and Dumber")--she is not about to give up her day job. After five years as Drucilla Winters on "The Young and the Restless," Rowell is quite content with the status quo and has no desire to fly the coop like other soap stars. "Do you see where most of them are right now?" she announces with a sly grin. "I mean, are we thinking people?
BUSINESS
January 10, 2012 | By Lauren Beale, Los Angeles Times
Actress and author Victoria Rowell has put her Hollywood Hills home up for sale at $2.599 million. The Beachwood Canyon-area house of nearly 4,400 square feet sits on more than a quarter-acre lot with a swimming pool. Built in 1923, the four-bedroom, 31/2-bathroom Mediterranean features terraces, city, canyon and mountain views and Italian-style gardens with mature trees and privacy hedges. The house includes a library, a media room, a family room, an updated kitchen and a breakfast room.
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December 18, 1987 | KEVIN THOMAS, Times Staff Writer
In "Leonard Part 6" (citywide), Bill Cosby seems to be trying to resurrect the tongue-in-cheek high adventure of his "I Spy" days while remaining the father figure of his current "Cosby Show," one of the highest-rated series in television history. Unfortunately, his attempt is mired in a grim mishmash of overly elaborate production values and inane humor.
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October 29, 1993 | HOWARD ROSENBERG, TIMES TELEVISION CRITIC
"Diagnosis Murder" is for Dick Van Dyke fans who will accept him in anything, no matter how inept. Premiering at 8 tonight on CBS (Channels 2 and 8), the "lighthearted mystery" series stars Van Dyke as physician Mark Sloan, a teacher and chief of internal medicine at a large hospital, positions that naturally allow him to spend chunks of his day investigating homicides.
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January 8, 1997 | CANDACE A. WEDLAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Somehow, Victoria Rowell finds time to exercise even though she goes at a double-quick pace. The actress has two children--Maya, 7, and Jasper, 1--and two shows on CBS: "The Young and the Restless" and "Diagnosis Murder." "Anyone who works hard--a mom, a CEO, an actress or a writer--has to exercise," Rowell explained, "to alleviate stress and build and maintain stamina." Rowell's formula is a combination of three workout routines a week, 45 minutes to one hour a pop.
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November 28, 2012 | Ed Stockly
Click here to download TV listings for the week Nov. 25 - Dec. 1 in PDF format This week's TV Movies   CBS This Morning (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Paul Rudd; Rod Stewart performs; chef Rui Correia; Ed Burns. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC Good Morning America Chefs Marcus Samuelsson and Tim Love; a performance from “Elf.” (N) 7 a.m. KABC Live With Kelly and Michael Patricia Heaton; Scott Speedman. (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View Jim Belushi; Marc Summers.
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December 23, 2003 | Lynne Heffley, Times Staff Writer
The seasonal celebration of family and the spirit of giving are folded into the heartfelt, fifth annual "A Home for the Holidays" special tonight on CBS. It's celebrity-studded musical show crafted around a public service message about the gift that hundreds of thousands of children in foster care dream about: adoption. Singers Sheryl Crow, No Doubt, Pat Monahan of Train, Enrique Iglesias, Mary J. Blige, Mya, Vince Gill and Amy Grant perform during the emotion-filled show.
ENTERTAINMENT
February 1, 1994 | N.F. MENDOZA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Many daytime drama actors dream of working on a prime-time series and leaving the soap-opera world behind. Not Victoria Rowell. She landed a job with Dick Van Dyke in CBS' Friday night mystery "Diagnosis Murder" but kept her job in the network sudser "The Young and the Restless." "I'm very happy at 'Young and the Restless,' " she said emphatically during a recent interview at a Westside restaurant. "I don't see the soap as a vehicle or a step into stardom or features.
NEWS
April 28, 1996 | NANCY M. REICHARDT
It is the time of year again when daytime actors have visions of winning one of the coveted daytime emmys. While it is true that some definitely deserve their nominations, there are others who made it despite the fact they did not exactly have riveting story lines to work with during the nomination period. Here is the list of nominees in the major daytime categories for "The 23rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards," airing May 22 at 9 p.m. on CBS. Leading actress: All of the nominees are familiar.
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January 2, 1994 | NANCY M. REICHARDT
Many "Another World" fans were upset when Anna Holbrook left the show in 1991 after her character, Sharlene Frame Hudson, was presumed dead in a boat explosion. Well, Holbrook fans, the actress is returning to "Another World" in the new role of Kate Baker. In the new story line, Kate arrives in Bay City with two children: a teen-age boy, Jess, and a younger girl, Wendy. Everything about Kate will be mysterious.
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