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HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) _ Actor Kevin Sorbo, who had a five-year stint as television's Hercules, will visit North Carolina for two days in October to tout his new furniture collection.

Sorbo joins a growing list of celebrities, including Martha Stewart and former ``Charlie's Angels'' star Jaclyn Smith, expected to show off their wares during this fall's International Home Furnishings Market.

He and his wife, Sam, are working with California-based Boyd Furniture to design three furniture collections, the first of which will be unveiled at this year's market, said Bill Carpenter, senior vice president of sales and marketing.

Sorbo, 43, who starred in ``Hercules: The Legendary Journeys,'' now stars in the syndicated sci-fi TV series ``Andromeda.''