A former home of comic
is on the market in Beverly Hills at $6,995,000.
The Spanish-style estate has been maintained by the same family for the last half-century. Marx's initials are carved into the concrete in two spots, the driveway and near the pool. A copper storage unit that the actor made in the upstairs office for his signature cigars is intact. Fruit trees that he planted remain on the property. Marx was interviewed by
Edward R. Murrow
in the house in the '50s.
The two-story house, with about 6,000 square feet of living space, sits on more than an acre of grounds with mature trees, an expansive lawn and a swimming pool. It was built in 1927 and has eight bedrooms and 6 1 / 2 bathrooms.
Marx made more than a dozen movies as part of the Marx Brothers, as well as others on his own. He was also a host of radio and television
. Marx died in 1977 at age 86.
'Bones' Star Nails A Sale
, who stars on
agent, has sold his Hollywood Hills compound for $2.6 million.
The traditional two-story house and detached guesthouse sit on about a quarter of an acre in the hills above the Sunset Strip. The main house has a vaulted living-room ceiling, a combined eat-in kitchen and family room, and an upstairs master bedroom suite with city views. The guesthouse, which could serve as an art studio or media room, has a bar and upstairs bedroom and office. In total, there are three bedrooms, 3 1 / 2 bathrooms and 3,152 square feet of living space. The property has sitting areas with fire pits, a swimming pool with spa, an outdoor kitchen and a fireplace.
Boreanaz, 41, has played agent Seeley Booth on "Bones" since 2005 and has served as a producer and director on the Fox crime drama, which has been renewed for a sixth season. He played the title role in
(1999-2004), a character he spun off
Actress Ready For A Scene Change
and her husband, German writer
, have listed their Hollywood Hills home for $3,995,000.
The original 1964 bungalow was redesigned by Paul Hinckley into a modern house of glass, wood and concrete with 4,257 square feet of living space. The entry opens to a living room with a high Douglas fir ceiling and a two-sided fireplace. There are six bedrooms and 6 1 / 2 bathrooms. A swimming pool hugs the back of the house, which sits on nearly half an acre, with city and reservoir views.
Kingston, 47, gained the attention of American television audiences with her portrayal of Dr. Elizabeth Corday on
(1997-2009). She also has appeared on "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" (2009-10),
(2008-10) and "FlashForward" (2009-10).
New 'Gossip' In Hancock Park
writer and co-executive producer
and his husband, producer
, have bought a Hancock Park area property for $2.75 million.
The English country-style house, built in 1929, includes a formal dining room, a den with a fireplace, a breakfast room, an updated kitchen, four bedrooms and 3 1 / 2 bathrooms in about 4,200 square feet.
Safran's show, the CW's "Gossip Girl" (2007-present), will return in the fall for its fourth season.
Alexandre was a consulting producer on "Valentino: The Last Emperor" (2008) and has worked on visual effects for films.
New Goal For Kings Veteran: Selling His House
Legendary goalie Rogie Vachon, whose number was retired by the
, is hoping to retire his street number next. He has listed his Venice, Calif.-area home at $1,488,000.
The Mediterranean-style house is six blocks from the beach. Built in 2001, the 3,005-square-foot tri-level includes a den, a loft, three bedrooms and three bathrooms.
Vachon, 64, is selling because he has purchased another house in the area. He was goalie for the Kings from 1971 to '78 and general manager from 1984 to '92. His number, 30, was the first to be retired by the Kings.
During his time in the
, he also played for the
, the Detroit Redwings and the
Vachon bought the house that's for sale in 2004 for $1.1 million.