Peter Facinelli and Jennie Garth sell Toluca Lake house

"Twilight" star Peter Facinelli and his wife, actress Jennie Garth, have sold their home in Toluca Lake.
(John Turner )

This post has been corrected. Please see the note at the bottom for details.

“Twilight” star Peter Facinelli and his ex-wife, actress Jennie Garth, have sold their home in Toluca Lake for $3.99 million. The buyer is “The Big Bang Theory” co-creator Bill Prady.

The Paul Williams traditional house, built in 1937, has a long Hollywood history. It was once the home of country singer and actor Tex Ritter and the childhood home of his son, the late actor John Ritter. Enlarged since Williams’ day and renovated, the house has six bedrooms, eight bathrooms and 8,416 square feet of living space.

There are formal living and dining rooms, a bar room, game room, kitchen with a fireplace, two master bedroom suites, gym, media room and dual offices.


The gated, nearly half-acre property contains a five-car garage, an outdoor kitchen and a swimming pool.

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Facinelli, 39, has played “vegan” vampire and coven leader Dr. Carlisle Cullen in the “Twilight” film series since 2008. He costars on the series “Nurse Jackie” (2009-present).

Garth, 41, starred on “Beverly Hills, 90210" (1990-2000) and reprised her role on “90210" (2008-10). She also starred on “What I Like About You” (2002-06).

Prady, 53, is also an executive producer for “The Big Bang Theory,” which started in 2007.

Facinelli and Garth purchased the home in 2003 for $1.35 million, according to public records.

Andrew Manning of Prudential California Realty, Sherman Oaks, and Garth’s mother, Carolyn Garth of Sotheby’s International Realty, Los Olivos, were the listing agents. Caroline Fleck of Coldwell Banker’s Beverly Hills South office represented the buyer.

For the record, 4:08 p.m. Aug. 15: A previous version of this post referred to Jennie Garth as Peter Facinelli’s wife. She is his ex-wife.


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