Chris Pratt is an American actor who came to promienence for his roles in television and action movies. He became known for his role as Andy Dwyer in the NBC sitcom, Parks and Recreation and for his role as Bright Abbott in the drama series, Everwood.
Pratt has also featured in other movies such as; The Magnificent seven, The Tomorrow war and Jurassic World.
For his talent and fame, he was named by Time magazine as one of the 100 most influential Peple in the world in 2015 and was ranked number 2 on People Magazine Annual list of Sexiest Men Alive in 2014.
|Real Name:||Christopher Michael Pratt|
|Date of Birth:||June 21, 1979|
|Birth Place:||Virginia, Minnesota, California, U.S|
|Parents:||Kathleen Louise and Daniel Clifton Pratt.|
|Partner:||Anna Faris (m. 2009 – 2018), Katherine Schwarzenegger (m. 2019)|
|Height:||6 feet 2 in|
Chris Pratt was born in Virginia, Minnesota, United States, on June 21, 1979. He is the youngest child of his parents, Kathleen Louise and Daniel Clifton Pratt. His father worked in mining before he died in 2014. His mother who is of Norwegian descent, worked at a Safeway supermarket.
His family moved to Lake Stevens, Washington when he was barely seven years old. He went to Community College and dropped out halfway while working as a discount ticket salesmen.
Prior to fame, Pratt worked at a restaurant in Maui. He started acting after being discovered by actress Rae Dawn Chong who featured him in her directorial debut, the short horror film Cursed part 3.
He became a regular on television for his role as Bright Abbott on the TV series Everwood. He followed up with a feature in the 2008 action film Wanted.
He came to limelight in 2009 for his role as Andy Dwyer on the NBC comedy series, Parks and Recreation. He got more exposure for his role as Josh Faraday in the Magnificent Seven.
He also featured in other movies such as; Jennifer’s body, Moneyball, Movie 43 and so on.
He is also known for his roles in Passengers, The Magnificent Seven, Fallen Kingdom, Jurassoc World.
- Bride Wars
- Jennifer’s Body
- Strangers With Candy
- Deep in the Valley
- Movie 43
- Jurassic World
- The Tomorrow War
- The Magnificent Seven
- Take Me Home Tonight
Pratt met actress Anna Faris on the set of Take Me Home Tonight in 2007 and got engaged in 2008 before eventually getting married on July 9, 2009 in Bali, Indonesia. They welcomed their son, Jack, im August 2012. Both Pratt and Anna went their separate ways in 2017 and finalized their divorce in 2018.
However, Pratt started dating author Katherine Schwarzeneger in June 2018. They got engaged on January 13, 2019 and they married on June 8, 2019 in Montecito, California. The couple welcomed their first child together, Lyla Maria, in August 2020.
Awards & Nominations
Chris Pratt has received numerous awards such as:
- Breakthrough Performer of the Year at CinemaCon Awards (2014)
- Best Ensemble at Detroit Film Critics Society (2014)
- Best Actor at Saturn Awards (2015)
- Best Action Performance at MTV Movie Awards (2016)
- Choice Summer Movie Actor at Teen Choice Awards (2018)
He has earned several nominations which include:
- Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series at Critics’ Choice Television Award (2013)
- Super Superhero at Young Hollywood Awards (2014)
- Best Actor in an action movie at Critics’ Choice Movie Awards (2015)
- Best Comedic Performance at MTV Movie Awards (2015)
- Favorite Movie Actor at Kids’ Choice Awards (2016)
- Best Actor at Saturn Awards (2016)
Chris Pratt earns from his acting career. He has an estimated net worth of $80 million.
Chris Pratt is active on the social media platforms. He has over 35 million followers on Instagram @prattprattpratt and more than 8 million on twitter @prattprattpratt
Frequently Asked Questions
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Chris Pratt was married to Anna Farris in 2009 and divorced in 2018. He later married Katherine Schwazeneger in 2019.
Chris Pratt has an estimated net worth of $80 million.