Peter Facinelli

Movie Actor

Peter Facinelli was born in Queens, New York, United States on November 26th, 1973 and is the Movie Actor. At the age of 50, Peter Facinelli biography, profession, age, height, weight, eye color, hair color, build, measurements, education, career, dating/affair, family, news updates, movies, TV shows, and networth are available.

Other Names / Nick Names
Date of Birth
November 26, 1973
United States
Place of Birth
Queens, New York, United States
50 years old
Zodiac Sign
$10 Million
Actor, Film Actor, Film Producer, Television Actor
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Peter Facinelli Height, Weight, Eye Color and Hair Color

At 50 years old, Peter Facinelli has this physical status:

Hair Color
Light Brown
Eye Color
Not Available
Peter Facinelli Religion, Education, and Hobbies
Roman Catholic
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St. Francis Preparatory School, New York University, Atlantic Theater Company Acting School
Peter Facinelli Spouse(s), Children, Affair, Parents, and Family
Jennie Garth, ​ ​(m. 2001; div. 2013)​
Dating / Affair
Jennie Garth (1995-2012), Jaimie Alexander (2012-2016)
Pierino Facinelli, Bruna Reich
Linda Facinelli (Older Sister), Jo Anne Facinelli (Older Sister), Lisa Facinelli (Older Sister)
Peter Facinelli Career

Facinelli made his feature film debut in Rebecca Miller's Angela in 1995 and came to the attention of critics in the TV-movie The Price of Love later that year. In 1996, Facinelli played opposite his then-future wife Jennie Garth in An Unfinished Affair. Other TV roles followed, including a part in After Jimmy (1996) and a college dropout in Calm at Sunset. Facinelli co-starred with Amanda Peet and Michael Vartan in the 1997 AIDS-themed drama Touch Me (1997) and co-starred as a high school student in two 1998 features with Ethan Embry and Breckin Meyer, Dancer, Texas Pop. 81, and Can't Hardly Wait, which starred Jennifer Love Hewitt.

Facinelli appeared in the sci-fi film Supernova starring James Spader in 2000. He made appearances in Riding in Cars with Boys in 2001 and The Scorpion King in 2002, followed by a leading role in the Fox drama Fastlane. Facinelli had a recurring role in the HBO series Six Feet Under in 2004 and a role in the FX original series Damages beginning in 2007. Facinelli starred in Hollow Man 2 with Christian Slater. It was released direct-to-video in May 2006.

In 2006, he was cast in Touch the Top of the World, a true story of Erik Weihenmayer, the first blind person to climb Mount Everest. The film is based on his best selling autobiography.

After wrapping up Finding Amanda with Matthew Broderick, Facinelli played Carlisle Cullen in the film adaptation of Twilight, based on the book by Stephenie Meyer. According to an interview, "I almost didn't read for Twilight. My agent said, 'Do you want to do a vampire movie?' And I was like, 'No.' I was totally thinking blood and guts and bats in caves, like some kind of horror movie. They literally talked me into reading the book and I actually enjoyed the book a lot." Facinelli continued his portrayal in the sequels of the film, The Twilight Saga: New Moon, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1, and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2.

He played Dr. Fitch Cooper for seven seasons on the Showtime dark comedy series Nurse Jackie.

He is the founder of the production company Facinelli Films. Their first feature film, Loosies, which was written entirely by Facinelli, was filmed in 2011. He starred in the film, which is a story of a New York pickpocket that being produced by Verdi Corrente Productions. In 2011 he also wrote and produced the Hallmark Channel telefilm Accidentally in Love which starred his then-wife Jennie Garth. In 2015, he played Maxwell Lord in Supergirl.

In 2015 Facinelli co-wrote the novel After the Red Rain with Barry Lyga and Robert DeFranco. It is set on a future Earth whose population is grappling with dwindling resources.


Vanessa Lachey and her daughter Brooklyn, 8, wear matching custom denim jackets as they join celebrity Taylor Swift fans at party, August 4, 2023
There's no Bad Blood here! Allison Holker, Vanessa Lachey, Ashley Tisdale, Jenna Dewan and Jennie Garth were all snapped at a pre-party for the opening night of Taylor Swift's Los Angeles run of concerts. Vanessa, 42, was accompanied by her husband Nick Lachey, 49, and their eight-year-old daughter Brooklyn. Jennie, 51 brought her daughter Luca Bella Facinelli, 26, who she shares with her ex-husband, Peter Facinelli, 49. All five celebrities dressed up for Taylor's Eras tour with Allison, 35, wearing a pretty white sundress with white fringed boots. Vanessa rocked a denim vest and jeans, while Ashley, 38 wore a white t-shirt with Taylor written across the front in pink and purple. She paired that with denim shorts and snakeskin cowboy boots.

Peter Facinelli and Lilly Anne Harrison welcome first child, September 5, 2022
Peter Facinelli and his partner, Lilly Anne Harrison, are celebrating a literal labor of love.  The couple welcomed their first child together on Monday with the proud papa sharing the news on social media writing, 'Happy "Labor" Day ❤️ Sept 5th, 2022' The post was next to a precious black and white photo of the newborn grasping the 48-year-old Twilight actor's finger. 

Peter Facinelli and his fiancee Lily Anne Harrison seen out for first time since pregnancy news, August 28, 2022
Peter Facinelli and his fiancee Lily Anne Harrison were spotted out for the first time since announcing in June that they're expecting their first child together. The longtime couple, 48 and 33 respectively, grabbed lunch at Joan's On Third in Los Angeles on Saturday. Facinelli and Harrison, who highlighted her baby bump in a pair of black leggings, dined at one of the restaurant's outside table.