Nick Richards looks to sell Malibu home

Nick Richards of the ‘80s band Boys Don’t Cry has listed his Malibu home for $3,195,000.

Set on more than 2.5 acres, the estate includes a Mediterranean-style villa, Japanese gardens, a koi pond, a lagoon pool, a spa, waterfalls and a gated motor court. The 7,500-square-foot main house contains a ballet or yoga room, six bedrooms and 41/2 bathrooms.

Richards was frontman of the new wave band, known for its 1986 song “I Wanna Be a Cowboy,” which was used in the Bruce Willis-Daman Wayans film “The Last Boy Scout " (1991).

The Richards are selling to be closer to the beaches of Malibu, even though their home is only about a 10-minute drive to the coast. Public records show they bought the house is 2008 for $2.85 million.


The home was once owned by actress Pam Anderson and drummer Tommy Lee.

Shen Schulz of Sotheby’s International Realty, Malibu, is the listing agent.