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Lorenzo Lamas

Actor
Male
Born Jan 20, 1958

Lorenzo Lamas is an Argentine-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, served as a judge on ABC television's short-lived Are You Hot? and starred in his own reality show, Leave it to Lamas, a series about his real-life family.… Read More

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  • Shayne Lamas Is Pregnant Again: Bachelor Alum Expecting Second Child With Husband Nik Richie
    US Magazine - Jan 23, 2014
  • 'celebrity Wife Swap': Andy Dick And Lorenzo Lamas Tear Up
    Huffington Post - Jul 15, 2013
  • Tuesday Playlist: The Return Of Justified And Cougar Town, Jimmy Kimmel's Move, More
    Seattle Pi - Jan 08, 2013
  • Film Shorts
    The Portland Mercury - Sep 27, 2012

Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1958 Birth Born on January 20, 1958.

TEENAGE

1971 13 Years Old Lamas was brought up in Pacific Palisades, California, and moved to New York City in 1971, when he was 13 years old.
1975 17 Years Old He graduated from the Admiral Farragut Academy in Pine Beach, New Jersey, in 1975.
1976 18 Years Old 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.

TWENTIES

1978 20 Years Old He had a supporting role in the 1978 film Grease. … Read More
1980 22 Years Old In 1980, he auditioned for and won the role of Jane Wyman's playboy grandson and henchman, Lance Cumson, for the pilot of a new series entitled The Vintage Years. … Read More
1981 23 Years Old Lamas has been married five times and is the father of six children by three different women. His first marriage was to Victoria Hilbert from 1981 to 1982.
1983 25 Years Old His second marriage was to Michele Smith in 1983, which produced two children: son Alvaro Joshua "A. J." Lamas (born 1983) and daughter Shayne Lamas (born 1985).
1984 26 Years Old In 1984, Lamas was nominated for Worst Actor at the Golden Raspberry Awards for his performance in the film Body Rock. … Read More
1985 27 Years Old He and Smith split in 1985. … Read More

THIRTIES

1989 31 Years Old His third marriage was to Kathleen Kinmont (daughter of his Falcon Crest co-star Abby Dalton) in 1989; they divorced in 1993.
1992 34 Years Old In 1992, Lamas played the role of the falsely accused cop Reno Raines in the syndicated series Renegade. … Read More
1996 38 Years Old Lamas married his fourth wife, Playmate of the Month Shauna Sand, in 1996. … Read More

FORTIES

2002 44 Years Old Lamas and Sand divorced in 2002.
2004 46 Years Old From February 2004 until February 2007 Lamas played the role of Hector Ramirez on the CBS daytime soap opera The Bold and the Beautiful.
2007 49 Years Old In August 2007, Lamas starred as the King of Siam in The King and I at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine. … Read More

FIFTIES

Lamas began appearing in the Zaxby's restaurant chain television advertisements in May 2008.
2009 51 Years Old In 2009, he starred in the Asylum's Mega Shark Versus Giant Octopus as Alan Baxter, a government agent who wants to destroy both the Mega Shark and the Giant Octopus to protect the world from their destructive fights. … Read More
2010 52 Years Old In 2010, he starred as the voice of "Meap" in Disney Channel's Phineas and Ferb. … Read More
2011 53 Years Old After just five months of dating, Lamas got married for the fifth time to Shawna Craig—who is younger than his eldest daughter—in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, on April 30, 2011. … Read More
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