An actor who once played a cop on TV, Robert Blake was charged in 2002 with the shooting death of his wife, Bonny Lee Bakley. As a child actor, Robert Blake appeared in the Our Gang movie series; as an adult his specialty was hard-bitten heroes with soft...
Name at Birth:
Michael James Vijencio Gubitosi
September 18, 1933 (age
Nutley, New Jersey
edit]. Blake's criminal trial for murder began on December 20, 2004, with
opening statements by the prosecution and ...
On this day in 2005, after a three-month-long criminal trial in Los Angeles
Superior Court, a jury acquits Robert Blake, star of the 1970s television detective
May 21, 2015 ... Robert Blake, star of 1970s hit cop show Baretta, was photographed cruising ....
During the trial, prosecutors argued that Blake believed his wife ...
Many thought actor Robert Blake
was terrifying in the 1997 David Lynch film Lost Highway, but few could have imagined that he'd be on trial
for murder just a few years later.
She had gotten pregnant and there was some dispute as to whether Brando or Blake
was the fathe... More »
Mar 16, 2005 ... Robert Blake speaks to the media Wednesday after the verdict. .... Blake attorney
Gerald Schwartzbach said his client handled the trial with ...
Robert Blake is an Emmy-winning actor known for his film roles and as the star of
the '70s cop drama Baretta. He's also known for the murder trial of his second ...
Nov 18, 2005 ... Eight months after Robert Blake was acquitted at a criminal trial of murdering his
wife, a civil jury decided Friday the tough-guy actor was ...
Mar 16, 2005 ... Nick Ut / AP. Robert Blake wipes his eyes after hearing he was acquitted on two
counts in his murder trial and a third count was dismissed.
Sep 20, 2012 ... In 2001, actor Robert Blake went from famous to infamous, when he ... in a civil
trial, and was ordered to pay $15 million to Bakley's three eldest ...