In the breakfast area of a Corona del Mar, California, house, Conrad window shades filter the light. Designer Barbara Barry had the homeowners' black chairs painted and reupholstered in linen. A Barbara Barry Westport chandelier for Visual Comfort hangs above a Stuart table by Richard Mulligan. - HouseBeautiful.com
Soap Loved this series, with its slapstick type humour and quirky characters. Robert Guillaime as Benson, was a brilliant foil for all the other family members, and deserved the success, and follow on series named simply Benson
Inside Chynna Phillips's Fairy Tale L.A. Apartment
Allan Warnick says he balanced her "strong personality" with a feminine design in the Santa Monica apartment. Most of the furnishings—including the hand-hooked rugs, the circa 1860 Pennsylvania cabinet and the painted low table in the living room—are from Richard Mulligan Antiques. Fabric on hearth chairs, Ralph Lauren.
Richard Mulligan -- (11/13/1932-9/26/2000). Television/Film/Voice Actor. He portrayed Burt Campbell in "Soap", Dr. Harry Weston in "Empty Nest" & "The Golden Girls". Movies -- "S.O.B." as Felix Farmer, "Meatballs Part II" as Coach Giddy, "Doin' Time" as Mongo Mitchell, "Teachers" as Herbert Gower and "Jealousy" as Merrill Forsyth. He died of Colorectal Cancer in his home at age 67.