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Lorenzo Lamas

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Lorenzo Fernando Lamas was born in Santa Monica, California, the son of actors Arlene Dahl and Fernando Lamas. His father was Argentinian and his mother was American, of Norwegian descent. Lorenzo was raised in Pacific Palisades, California. In 1968, his family moved to New York. He attended private school, graduating from Admiral Farragut Academy in 1975. He then moved back to California. With encouragement from his father, he enrolled in Tony Barr's Film Actors Workshop and began his career with a small role in a television show in 1976. He also began to study karate and tae kwon do in 1979. He has starred in five television series and in over fifty movies. He is most known for his roles on television, notably as Lance Cumson on CBS' Falcon Crest and Reno Raines in the syndicated hit show Renegade. Lorenzo also sustained a professional racing career while working successfully as a TV and Film actor in the 80's and 90's. He acts on stage and has a cabaret show that he tours with across the country. Some of the roles he has played onstage include the king in the musical The King and I as well as Zach in the musical A Chorus Line. He is an avid motorcyclist for over thirty years and has participated in the Love Ride, to benefit MDA and various charities since its inception in 1983. He is also on the board of directors. Lorenzo is a commercial helicopter and airplane pilot and he often flies disadvantaged children to summer camps and people too sick or financially challenged to travel normally on domestic flights. He just recently received his certification to become a helicopter flight instructor. In 2009, Lorenzo met his wife Shawna Craig who he asked to marry just three short months later. They are still happily married.  See full bio on IMDb »

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Lorenzo Lamas -- My Son's Got Demons, But He's On His Own Now (VIDEO)

Lorenzo Lamas
My Son's Got Demons But ... He's On His Own Now

Lorenzo Lamas hopes his son can pull through his legal troubles -- he got busted for theft at a Target -- but dad's hardly jumping through hoops to save A.J. Lamas' bacon. We asked Lorenzo about… READ MORE >

Lorenzo Lamas' Son A.J. -- Meth Pipe Found During Target Arrest

Lorenzo Lamas' Son A.J.
Meth Pipe Found During Target Arrest

It's become a lot clearer why Lorenzo Lamas' son A.J. allegedly stole random items from Target ... we've learned he was carrying a meth pipe during the incident. TMZ broke the story -- A.J.… READ MORE >

- 239 days ago
Lorenzo Lamas' Son A.J. -- Arrested for Robbery with a Baby ... at Target

Lorenzo Lamas' Son A.J.
Arrested for Robbery with a Baby ... at Target

Lorenzo Lamas' son was arrested in an eerily similar situation as Kim Richards ... but in this case, he allegedly stole from Target and fought his way out with a baby in his arms. A.J. Lamas --… READ MORE >

- 263 days ago
Lorenzo Lamas and Shawna Craig -- Here's How She Gave Birth to My Grandson

Lorenzo Lamas and Shawna Craig
Here's How She Gave Birth To My Grandson

Lorenzo Lamas and his wife Shawna Craig answer every question anyone has about her giving birth to his grandson, and it gets real graphic. Craig is married to Lamas, which makes her the… READ MORE >

- 287 days ago
Lorenzo Lamas -- Becomes Primary Parent of his Kids ... Shauna Sand Crushed

Lorenzo Lamas
Becomes Primary Parent of his Kids Shauna Sand Crushed

Lorenzo Lamas won a big victory in his never-ending war with ex-wife Shauna Sand ... he effectively became the primary parent of their 3 daughters.A judge radically changed the joint… READ MORE >

- 543 days ago
Lorenzo Lamas -- Shauna Sand is an Unfit Mother Who is All About Sex

Lorenzo Lamas
Shauna Sand's an Unfit Mom Who is All About Sex

Lorenzo Lamas claims his ex-wife is an unfit mother who has sex on the beach in front of photogs, is deep into making sex tapes, and lets strange men live in the home she shares with their… READ MORE >

- 572 days ago
Shayne Lamas in a Coma -- Loses Baby

Shayne Lamas
in a Coma Loses Baby

UPDATE:  2:23 PM PT ... Shayne's husband, Nik Richie, just went on the record with TMZ, telling us, "Shayne had a life-saving emergency surgery.  She is on a ventilator system and is in… READ MORE >

- 840 days ago
Shauna Sand to Lorenzo Lamas -- I Put a Price on Your Life ... Now Pay Up

Shauna Sand to Lorenzo Lamas
I Put a Price on Your Life ... NOW PAY UP!

Turns out familiarity isn't the only thing that breeds contempt ... so does not paying child support, because Shauna Sand wants Lorenzo Lamas cited for contempt of court for allegedly… READ MORE >

- 1176 days ago
Lorenzo Lamas' Son -- Arrested for DUI

Lorenzo Lamas' Son
Popped for DUI

Lorenzo Lamas' son, AJ Lamas, was arrested for DUI last Friday morning in L.A. -- and get this ... he already pled "guilty."Law enforcement sources tell TMZ, Lamas -- who starred in a reality TV… READ MORE >

- 1359 days ago
Lorenzo Lamas' Son Accused of Terrorizing Ex-Girlfriend

Lorenzo Lamas' Son
Accused of Terrorizing Ex-Girlfriend

A.J. Lamas -- a reality show staple and son of Lorenzo Lamas -- has been accused by his ex-girlfriend of breaking into her home and holding her at bay in the bathroom.Jessie Schulman filed legal… READ MORE >

- 1581 days ago

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