Archive for the ‘Celebrity Homes – Then & Now’ Category

Celebrity Homes…Colleen Moore

Saturday, November 8th, 2008


Colleen Moore

Then & Now




530 South Rossmore Avenue

Los Angeles, California







Celebrity Homes…Pola Negri

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008


Pola Negri

Then & Now



621 North Beverly Boulevard

Beverly Hills, California


“When Rudy returned from Europe, he came directly to my house. He bounded out of the car and raced to the door, shouting, “Polita, I am free! I am free! — Pola Negri, from her autobiography, Memoirs of a Star



Pola Negri lived here during her relationship with Rudolph Valentino in 1925-1926. She sold the house several months after Valentino’s death.



An artists rendition of Negri’s residence, circa 1925


Negri’s former residence today, which has changed very little since the 1920s


(Courtesy Joe Yranski)



Photo of residence with Pola standing at door


The residence as it looked from the backyard in the 1920s


Pola standing at door of residence



Celebrity Homes…Harold Lloyd

Friday, September 19th, 2008


Harold Lloyd

Then & Now



 Lloyd reportedly lived here before moving to Green Acres


 Lloyd’s former home as it looks today 


 502 South Irving Blvd.

Los Angeles, California



Mildred Davis and Harold Lloyd 



Celebrity Homes…Anita Stewart

Friday, May 16th, 2008


Anita Stewart

Then & Now



Stewarts home as it looks today 
(click on images to enlarge)


7425 Franklin Avenue

Hollywood, California


 Anita Stewart


NOTE: The former home of silent film actress, Anita Stewart has been empty and in this condition for several years. The porch roof is missing and the grounds are unkempt. Hopefully, someone will restore the home and property before it is lost forever.