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Lorenzo Lamas

Lorenzo Lamas (born January 20, 1958) is an American actor. Lamas is known for playing Lance Cumson on the popular 1980s soap opera Falcon Crest, Reno Raines on the 1990s crime drama Renegade, and Hector Ramirez on the daytime soap opera The Bold and The Beautiful. Lamas appeared in reality television, serving as a judge on ABC television's short-lived Are You Hot? and presently starring in his own reality show, Leave it to Lamas, a series about his real-life family. Lamas was born in Santa Monica, California, the son of Argentine actor Fernando Lamas and Norwegian-American actress Arlene Dahl. He is the stepson of swimming film star Esther Williams, who married his father when Lorenzo was 11 years old. Williams was also the best friend of Jane Wyman, who would later play along Lamas on Falcon Crest. Lamas was brought up in Pacific Palisades, California, and moved to New York City in 1971, when he was 13 years old. He graduated from the Admiral Farragut Academy in Pine Beach, New Jersey, in 1975. Longing to be an actor since the age of five, Lamas first studied acting in Tony Barr's Film Actors Workshop and quickly thereafter obtained his first TV acting role in 1976. He had a

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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 >

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 >

- 410 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 >

- 593 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 >

- 815 days ago
'Bachelor' Winner: Who Wants To Rep My Fetus?

'Bachelor' Winner
Who Wants to Rep My Fetus?

WHICH IS MORE SHOCKING -- that pregnant "Bachelor" winner Shayne Lamas is going to name her kid PRESS ... or that her unborn child is about sign a deal with a talent agency ... from inside the… READ MORE >

- 943 days ago
Lorenzo Lamas: I'm Going For Custody

Lorenzo Lamas: I'm Going For Custody

Lorenzo Lamas has had it up to here (visualize) with ex-wife #4, Shauna Sand, who was arrested for domestic violence last night ... and he's going to court today to get full custody.Lorenzo tells… READ MORE >

- 1072 days ago
Lorenzo Lamas -- Marriage Does the Body Good

Lorenzo Lamas -- Marriage Does the Body Good

While on his honeymoon with his FIFTH wife, Lorenzo Lamas showed off his ripped 53-year-old body on the beach in Mexico the other day.Lamas is not only taking his wife Shawna Craig's last name ...… READ MORE >

- 1088 days ago
Lorenzo Lamas -- I'm Taking My Wife's Name!

Lorenzo Lamas -- I'm Taking My Wife's Name!

It's the name that once made millions of middle-aged soap opera fans weak in the knees ... but it will soon be gone forever -- because TMZ has learned, Lorenzo Lamas is taking his new wife's last… READ MORE >

- 1088 days ago
Lorenzo Lamas -- Fifth Time's a Charm

Lorenzo Lamas -- Fifth Time's a Charm

Lorenzo Lamas married Shawna Craig at the Casa Dorada resort in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico yesterday -- his fifth marriage and second to a woman named Shauna (different spelling, but still).If at… READ MORE >

- 1090 days ago
Lorenzo Lamas' Son -- Two Coke Busts in Two Months

Lorenzo Lamas' Son -- Two Coke Busts in Two Months

Lorenzo Lamas' son AJ was arrested twice in the last two months ... TMZ has learned -- and both times the reality star was busted for the EXACT SAME THING ... felony cocaine possession. Law… READ MORE >

- 1094 days ago

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