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Peter Facinelli Biography

Peter Facinelli
  • Age: 44 years old
  • Birth Nation: United States of America
  • Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
  • Birth Sign: Scorpio
  • Name: Peter Facinelli
  • Birth Name: Peter Facinelli
  • Father: Pierino Facinelli
  • Mother: Bruna Facinelli
  • Nationality: American
  • Birth Place/City: Queens, New York City
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Profession: Actor
  • Working For: Movies and TV shows
  • Net Worth: $19 million
  • Famous for: Producer
  • Married: Yes
  • Married to: Jennie Garth (m. 2001–2013)
  • Children: 3
  • Divorce: Yes
  • Education: Tisch School of Arts
  • Movies: Walter
  • TV Show: Nurse Jackie
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Peter Facinelli was born on November 26, 1973, and his birth place is Queens, New York City, New York, United States. Peter’s parents are father Pierino Facinelli and mother Bruna Facinelli. His father was a waiter and his mother was a homemaker. Peter grew up in Ozone Park, Queens. Peter belongs to Italian descent. Peter’s nationality is American. According to Peter’s ethnicity he is White. Peter has three sisters namely, Jo Anne Facinelli, Lisa Facinelli, and Linda Facinelli.

Peter Facinelli attended St. Francis Preparatory School which is located in Fresh Meadows, New York. Later he joined New York University where he studied acting he also attend Atlantic Theater Company Acting School.

Peter made his career debut from 1995 film Angela where he appeared in the role of Lucifer. Later after a year he made his acting presence in 1996 film Foxfire where he was featured in the character of Ethan Bixby. In 2001, Peter acted in the American thriller film Tempted as Jimmy Mulate.

In the role of Dr. Carlisle Cullen he appeared in American vampire romance film Twilight and for his movie he earned huge popularity and fame. In 2009, Peter was again featured in series of the movie The Twilight Saga: New Moon and he also made his appearance in The Twilight Saga: Eclipse in 2010. Peter has also worked in the sequel of the movie The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2.

Facinelli has been also popular for his role in the TV series, he is best known for his role of Donovan "Van" Ray in an American action/crime drama series Fastlane. And he has also worked in 73 episodes of an American medical dark satirical comedy-drama series Nurse Jackie as Dr. Fitch "Coop" Cooper.

Peter ’s current relational status is engaged to actress Jaimie Alexander and he was previously married to Jennie. And his sexual orientation is straight.

Peter had an affair with Jennie Garth, they started dating in 1995. And later after six years of dating, he was married to actress Jennie Garth on January 20, 2001, whom he met on the set of An Unfinished Affair in 1995. The marriage was held in traditional Roman Catholic ceremony in a private event. Peter has three daughters: Luca Bella, Lola Ray and Fiona Eve. They separated in 2012 with a divorce.

Peter was later romantically linked with actress Jaimie Alexander, they met the set of Loosies and were engaged in March 2015. Peter currently lives with his partner in New York city. 

His height is 5 feet and 10 inches. His net worth is about 19 million dollars and his salary is not updated yet. Peter is 42 years old and he has maintained his perfect body shape with proper exercise. And his bio is updated in Wiki. 

  • Last modified : 21 April, 2016
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