Peter Facinelli

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Queens, New York, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 11/26/1973, Sagittarius
  • Profession: Actor
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Peter Facinelli Fast Facts:
  • Originally pursued a degree in law, but after interning with a law firm, decided to go into acting.
  • Studied under William H. Macy, Felicity Huffman and Camryn Manheim at the famed Atlantic Theatre Company Acting School at New York University.
  • Left NYU 15 credits shy of graduation after landing a role in 1995 indie film Angela.
  • Met wife Jennie Garth on the set of 1996 TV movie An Unwanted Affair.
  • Major film roles include teen comedy Can't Hardly Wait (1998) and the big-screen adaptation of Stephenie Meyer's Twilight series, in which he plays Dr. Carlisle Cullen.
  • Holds dual citizenship with Italy.
  • Peter Facinelli Relationships:
  • Luca Bella Facinelli - Daughter
  • Jo Anne - Sister
  • Lisa - Sister
  • Fiona Eve Facinelli - Daughter
  • Jaimie Alexander - Significant Other
  • Bruna Facinelli - Mother
  • Peter Facinelli - Father
  • Linda - Sister
  • Jennie Garth - Ex-wife
  • Lola Ray Facinelli - Daughter
  • Peter Facinelli Awards:
  • 2004 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended St. John's University, Queens, New York, United States; attended New York University, New York, New York, United States

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