Villar’s Mansion A Hoax

In 2008, these photographs began circulating in the internet and forwarded via emails describing them as Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe’s mansion.  The same pictures were used to depict the lavish lifestyles of celebrities and politicians which included  Nigerian military ruler Ibrahim Babangida, Indian film star Shahrukh Khan, Universal Church of the Kingdom of God founder Edir Macedo and of late, Philippine Senator and presidential hopeful Manny Villar. (source: snopes.com)

This mansion is actually located in Bel Air, Los Angeles, California, USA.  Said mansion has been extensively photograph, inside and out, as this has been a venue and site  for many location shooting for movies and television shows in the past.

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