Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie sell Malibu house to Ellen De Generes
The talk show host pays $12 million for the
4,088-square-foot house with four bedrooms and four bathrooms. The
ocean-view home sits on 1.26 bluff-top acres with beach access.
The desert house of former
President Gerald Ford is for sale in Rancho Mirage at $1.699 million.
By Lauren Beale, Los Angeles Times
February 5, 2012
In one of the more talked-about transactions in town, actors Brad Pitt
and Angelina Jolie
have sold their Malibu beach house to daytime host and comedian Ellen De Generes
for $12 million.
The 4,088-square-foot house, built in 1962, features walls of glass,
dark bamboo flooring, three fireplaces, four bedrooms and four
bathrooms. The ocean-view home sits on 1.26 bluff-top acres with a
tennis court, a lap pool and beach access.
Pitt, 48, starred last year in the Oscar
and "The Tree of Life."
He will star in the upcoming "Cogan's Trade" and "World War Z."
Jolie, 36, won an Oscar for her supporting role in "Girl, Interrupted" (1999) and was nominated as best actress for "Changeling"
(2008). She is the writer and director of the Bosnian war film "In the Land of Blood and Honey"
DeGeneres, 53, has hosted the talk show
bearing her first name since 2003. She listed her Beverly Hills
compound for sale last year at $49 million and recently reduced the
asking price on her 26-acre equestrian property in Thousand Oaks to