The seller is film and TV producer Jerry Bruckheimer.
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Ellison already owns the houses on either side of Bruckheimer's home. Nearby neighbors include entertainment mogul David Geffen, former Dodgers Chief Executive Jamie McCourt and business magnate and former junk bond king Michael Milken.
In addition to the Carbon Beach houses, Ellison owns commercial property along the sand that includes the Nobu Malibu restaurant as well as other Malibu properties.
Ellison, 68, is ranked the third-wealthiest person in the U.S. by Forbes, with a net worth of $41 billion. Known as a real estate trophy hunter, he made an estimated $500-million deal this year to buy 98% of the Hawaiian island of Lanai.
"The Amazing Race" (2001-present) and multiple "CSI" series. His film work includes the "Pirates of the Caribbean" movies.
The third of an acre property previously sold in 1987 for $2.4 million.
No real estate agents are involved in the sale.
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