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  • Oh This image released by BBC America shows Sandra Oh in a scene from "Killing Eve." Oh was nominated Thursday for an Emmy for outstanding lead actress in a drama series. The 70th Emmy Awards will be held on Monday, Sept. 17. (BBC America via AP)

Friday, July 20, 2018 1:00 am

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'Brady Bunch' house put on sale for $1.8 million

Associated Press

The home featured in the opening and closing scenes of “The Brady Bunch” is for sale for $1.885 million.

Records show George and Violet McCallister bought the two-bedroom, three-bathroom split-level home in the Studio City neighborhood of Los Angeles in 1973 for $61,000.

Real estate agent Ernie Carswell tells the Los Angeles Times the house has been updated and upgraded, but the interior layout does not resemble what was featured on the show, which ran from 1969 to 1974.

Interior scenes were shot in a studio.

Carswell says a rock-wall fireplace, wood-paneled walls and floral wallpaper are vintage touches of what homes looked like in the 1970s.

The agent says the home attracts 30 to 50 visitors a day.

The owners died, and their children are selling the property.

Summer photos

Snap a great photo at a festival, concert, park or even just your backyard? Post it on social media using #JGSummerAlbum or email a JPG and name/city/date to Corey McMaken at cmcmaken@jg.net. We'll share reader photos in print and online at the end of summer.

Deadline for submissions is Aug. 20.

Goldblum statue marks anniversary

Londoners and tourists alike have been bemused to find a giant statue of a bare-chested Jeff Goldblum next to the city's iconic Tower Bridge.

The 25-foot statue, depicting the actor in the reclining pose he made famous in “Jurassic Park,” is meant to mark that film's 25th anniversary.

Sky's subscription service Now TV installed the temporary “Jurassic Jeff” statue on the south bank of the Thames on Wednesday.

The outlandish stunt prompted many selfies and social media posts – though some Twitter users called it “far-fetched,” pointing out that the movie wasn't filmed in London and nor is Goldblum a London native.

Goldblum played the scientist Ian Malcolm in Steven Spielberg's dinosaur thriller, and returned to the role this year for “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.”

Happy birthday

Among celebrity birthdays today: Actress Sally Ann Howes is 88. Singer Sleepy LaBeef is 83. Actress Diana Rigg is 80. Bassist John Lodge is 75. Singer T.G. Sheppard is 74. Singer Kim Carnes is 73. Guitarist Carlos Santana is 71. Guitarist Jay Jay French is 66. Drummer Paul Cook is 62. Actress Donna Dixon is 61. Keyboardist Mick McNeil is 60. Singer Radney Foster is 59. Guitarist Stone Gossard is 52. Actor Reed Diamond is 51. Actor Josh Holloway is 49. Singer Vitamin C is 49. Actress Sandra Oh is 47. Actor Omar Epps is 45. Actor Simon Rex is 44. Actress Judy Greer is 43. Actor Charlie Korsmo is 40. Singer Elliott Yamin is 40. Guitarist Mike Kennerty is 38. Actor John Francis Daley is 33. Dancer-singer Julianne Hough is 30. Actress Billi Bruno is 22.