Getting Personal

Cameo - Producer and studio exec Robert Evans says writing his memoir was a ‘harsh’ experience

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“Would you like me to read to you?” “Life,” he begins, “is the greatest show on Earth …” His voice, deep, his charm, on, he draws you in.

The Lost Krisel

After a neighbor’s sharp eye pegs a south Palm Desert house as a design by William Krisel, the architect recalls drawing the plans for the property, which is on the market again.

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For years, Jim West and his wife, Karen Prinzmetal, strolled by the midcentury modern home on Fiddleneck Lane in Palm Desert and pondered its origins. It was certainly in fine company with an Albert Frey around the corner, a few Walter Whites nearby, and the historic Firestone estate in the vicinity. But the Fiddleneck residence always provoked the same question: