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Bob Vila

Bob Vila was born on June 20, 1946 in Miami, Florida, USA. He is a director and producer, known for Hot Shots! Part Deux (1993), This Old House (1979) and The Early Show (1999). He has been married to Diana Barrett since 1975. They have three children. See full bio »
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Hot Shots! Part Deux
This Old House
This Old House Himself - Host
The Early Show
The Early Show Himself - Correspondent
Home Again with Bob Vila


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 1996 Bob Vila's Guide to Historic Homes (TV Series) (1996)
 1990 Home Again with Bob Vila (TV Series)
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Appeared in an infomercial, hosted by Richard Karn and Jane Morse, for the "EdenPURE" infrared heater. See more »

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Robert J. Vila


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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Served as US Peace Corps Volunteer in Panama, 1969-1970. Graduate of Miami-Dade Jr. College and Univ. of Florida (BS journalism) See more »

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