Hoping to make contact with a buyer
Academy Award-winning actress Jodie Foster has listed a home in Hollywood Hills West for $6.399 million.
The Spanish-style house, built in 1935, features a step-down living room with a cathedral ceiling, a screening room, a study, a courtyard swimming pool, five bedrooms, six bathrooms and 6,060 square feet of living space.
Foster, 50, gained recognition for her starring role in "Taxi Driver" (1978) at age 13. She won Oscars for "The Accused" (1989) and "The Silence of the Lambs" (1991). Foster starred in "Contact" (1997) and, more recently, the 2011 films "Carnage" and "The Beaver," which she also directed.
She will star with Matt Damon in the sci-fi drama "Elysium," due out in August.
David Kramer and Jeffrey Hyland of Hilton & Hyland, an affiliate of Christie's International Real Estate, are the listing agents.
$13.4 million alrighty with him
Actor-comedian Jim Carrey has sold his gated Malibu Colony retreat for $13.4 million.
The two-story contemporary beach house features an open plan living room, family room, dining room and kitchen that lead to an ocean-facing deck.
There are fireplaces in the living room and master bedroom. In all, the house has five bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms and 2,866 square feet of living space. A spa sits on the rooftop deck.
Carrey, 51, has starred in such films as "Ace Ventura" and its sequels, "The Truman Show" (1998), "Bruce Almighty" (2003) and "Mr. Popper's Penguins" (2011).
Public records show he bought the property in 2002 for $9.75 million.
Janelle Friedman of Sotheby's International Realty in Pacific Palisades was the listing agent.
Winging their way out of Bird Streets
Actors Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally have sold their house in Hollywood Hills West's Bird Streets area for $9.97 million.
The contemporary sits behind walls on about a quarter of an acre. The 3,803-square-foot home has three bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and city views. There is a swimming pool.
Offerman, 42, has played parks department director Ron Swanson on "Parks and Recreation" since 2009. Mullally, 54, was a regular on "Will & Grace" from 1998 to 2006, had her own talk show and stars on the comedy "Childrens Hospital" (2008 to the present).
They own another house in the area.
Rory Barish of Keller Williams in Beverly Hills was the listing agent. Nousha Hagenbuch of Coldwell Banker's Beverly Hills North office represented the buyer.
TV cop wants to cut a deal