Housing Hollywood

A partial list of celebrity owners of homes designed or altered by Paul Williams:

Desi Arnaz, musician-actor-producer, Palm Springs


Lucille Ball, comedian-actress, Palm Springs

Marlon Brando, actor, Hollywood Hills

David Carradine, actor, Hollywood Hills

Lon Chaney, actor, Beverly Hills and Lake Arrowhead

Bill Cosby, actor, Beverly Hills

Georgia Frontiere, former St. Louis Rams owner, Bel-Air

Zsa Zsa Gabor, actress, Bel-Air

Anne Heche, actress, Hancock Park

Martin Landau, actor, Bel-Air

Julie London, singer-actress, Encino

Joey McIntyre, boy band singer, Venice

Debra Messing, actress, Bel-Air

Tyrone Power, actor, Brentwood and Bel-Air

Josh Randall, actor, Hancock Park


Helen Reddy, singer-actress, Santa Monica

Tex Ritter, actor, Toluca Lake

Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, tap-dancer and actor, Los Angeles

Frank Sinatra, singer-actor, Beverly Hills

Barbara Stanwyck, actress, Northridge

Danny Thomas, actor, Beverly Hills

Bobby Troup, actor and jazz composer, Encino

Denzel Washington, actor, Toluca Lake

Renee Zellweger, actress, Bel-Air

Sources: "Paul R. Williams: Classic Hollywood Style," "Paul R. Williams, Architect: A Legacy of Style," Los Angeles Times archives, Combined L.A./Westside Multiple Listing Service