Comic Russell Peters sells his Studio City home for $2.5 million


Canadian comic and actor Russell Peters has sold his home in Studio City for $2.5 million.

The Mediterranean-style home, built in 2004, came up for sale last summer for about $3 million and was listed at $2.799 million prior to selling, records show. Peters bought the property in 2009 for $1.96 million.

The contemporary living space of roughly 5,900 square feet features a living room with chrome wall fireplace, a dining room with a wet bar, an updated kitchen, six bedrooms and six bathrooms. A theater room has seating for seven, and an elevator connects the home’s three floors.


The master suite includes another fireplace and a Juliet balcony that overlooks the swimming pool.

Outdoors, stairways lead up to the patio and pool deck. A circular motor court and a four-car enclosed garage sits off the entrance to the home.

Neil Spanier and Scott Walker of Keller Williams Realty were the listing agents. Jonathan Nash of Hilton & Hyland represented the buyer.

Peters, 46, is known for his comedy specials, including “Outsourced” and, most recently, “Notorious.” Among his film credits is “Source Code” (2011) and “Chef” (2014). Last year he voiced the character Rocky the Rhino in “The Jungle Book.”


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