Peter Facinelli Biography, Age, Movies, Twilight, Girlfriend, Wife and Kids

Peter Facinelli Biography

Peter Facinelli is an American actor and producer. From 2002 to 2003 he starred as Donovan “Van” Ray on the Fox series Fastlane. Peter played Dr. Carlisle Cullen in the film adaptations of the Twilight novel series, and is also known for his role as Mike Dexter in the 1998 film Can’t Hardly Wait.

Facinelli was a regular on the Showtime comedy-drama series Nurse Jackie, portraying the role of Dr. Fitch “Coop” Cooper. He portrayed Maxwell Lord on the first season of the TV series Supergirl.

Peter Facinelli Age | How Old Is Peter Facinelli

Peter was born on November 26, 1973 in Ozone Park, Queens. He is 45 years old as of 2018.

Peter Facinelli Height

Peter stands at a height of 1.8 m.

Peter Facinelli Family

Peter was born in Ozone Park, Queens. She is the  son of Italian immigrants Bruna (née Reich), a homemaker, and Pierino Facinelli, a waiter.  His parents are from the Val di Non valley, which is located in Trentino, Northern Italy. His father is from Revò, while his mother is from Spormaggiore. He was raised Roman Catholic.

Peter Facinelli Education

Peter attended St. Francis Preparatory School in Fresh Meadows, New York. He studied acting at New York University, as well as at the Atlantic Theater Company Acting School in New York City. His  teachers there included William H. Macy, Felicity Huffman, Giancarlo Esposito and Camryn Manheim.

Peter Facinelli Girlfriend | Peter Facinelli Dating

Peter Facinelli has officially moved on after he and Blindspot star Jaimie Alexander called off their engagement in February 2016. He  is now dating actress Lily Anne Harrison.

The two were snapped on a date at Pinz Bowling Center in Studio City, California. Facinelli and Harrison shared a few kisses outside, as the actor smoked a cigarette.

The couple also vacationed together in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, although they avoided sharing social media pics of one another. Still, the two did post pics and video from their enviable getaway last week.

Peter Facinelli And Jaimie Alexander

In 2012 Peter began dating actress Jaimie Alexander after meeting on the set of Loosies. After a break in March 2015 Facinelli and Alexander became engaged. , Facinelli and Peter announced they had called off their engagement in February 2016.

Peter Facinelli Wife | Peter Facinelli Kids

In 1995 Peter met actress Jennie Garth on the set of An Unfinished Affair. The two got married on January 20, 2001, in a traditional Roman Catholic ceremony. The couple has three daughters.  Peter filed for a divorce from Garth in March 2012, ,which was finalized in June 2013.

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Peter Facinelli Movies | Peter Facinelli Films

Year

Title

Role

2017
The Wilde Wedding
Ethan Darling
2015
Walter
Jim
2014
Freezer
Detective Sam Gurov
2013
The Damned
David Reynolds
2012
Loosies
Bobby Corelli
2012
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2
Dr. Carlisle Cullen
2011
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1
Dr. Carlisle Cullen
2010
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse
Dr. Carlisle Cullen
2009
The Twilight Saga: New Moon
Dr. Carlisle Cullen
2008
Finding Amanda
Greg
2008
Twilight
Dr. Carlisle Cullen
2008
Reaper
Jesus
2007
Battle Olympia
Possessed office high jumper
2007
That Guy
Jack
2007
Lily
The man
2006
Touch The Top of the World
Eric Weihenmayer
2006
Hollow Man 2
Detective Frank Turner
2006
Arc
Paris Pritchert
2005
Chloe
The boyfriend
2005
Enfants terribles
Curtis
2002
The Scorpion King
Takmet
2001
Stealing Time
Alec Nichols
2001
Tempted
Jimmy Mulate
2001
Riding in Cars with Boys
Tommy Butcher
2000
Supernova
Karl Larson
2000
Ropewalk
Charlie
2000
Honest
Daniel Wheaton
1999
The Big Kahuna
Bob Walker
1999
Blue Ridge Fall
Danny Shepherd
1998
Dancer, Texas Pop. 81
Terrell Lee Lusk
1998
Can’t Hardly Wait
Mike Dexter
1998
Telling You
Phil Fazzulo
1998
Welcome to Hollywood
Actor
1997
Touch Me
Bail
1996
Foxfire
Ethan Bixby
1996
An Unfinished Affair
Rick Connor
1995
Angela
Lucifer
TBA
Running with the Devil
Number One

Peter Facinelli Tv Shows

Year

Title

Role

2017–present
S.W.A.T.
Michael Plank
2015–16
Supergirl
Maxwell Lord
2015
American Odyssey
Peter Decker
2013–14
Glee
Rupert Campion
2011
Accidentally in Love
N/A
2009–15
Nurse Jackie
Dr. Fitch “Coop” Cooper
2007
Damages
Gregory Malina
2006
American Dad!
Miles (voice)
2004–05
Six Feet Under
Jimmy
2002–03
Fastlane
Donovan “Van” Ray
1995
Law & Order
Shane Sutter
1995
The Wright Verdicts
Vincent Costanza

Peter Facinelli Twilight | Elizabeth Reaser And Peter Facinelli

After Peter wrapped up Finding Amanda with Matthew Broderick, he played Carlisle Cullen in the film adaptation of Twilight.  The film is 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.” He 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.

Peter Facinelli Nurse Jackie

He played Dr. Fitch Cooper for seven seasons on the Showtime dark comedy series Nurse Jackie. A  medical comedy-drama series. It premiered on Showtime on June 8, 2009.  The show’s seventh and final season premiered on April 12, 2015.  The series finale aired on June 28, 2015.

Peter Facinelli Glee | Peter Facinelli Supergirl

Peter is the third Glee actor to make an appearance on Supergirl. The first being Melissa Benoist, followed by Blake Jenner and Grant Gustin.

Super girl is  a superhero action-adventure television series developed by Ali Adler, Greg Berlanti and Andrew Kreisberg (the latter two having previously created Arrow and The Flash). The film originally aired on CBS and premiered on October 26, 2015. The film is  based on the DC Comics character Supergirl, created by Otto Binder and Al Plastino, and stars Melissa Benoist in the title role. Supergirl is a costumed superheroine who is Superman’s cousin and one of the last surviving Kryptonians. The series is set in the Arrowverse, sharing continuity with the other television series of the universe.

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