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Anna Faris (born 29.11.1976)
Anna Faris is an American actress and singer, best known for her comic roles.

Childhood: Anna Faris was born in Baltimore in Maryland, to Karen and Jack Faris. Her mother is an elementary school teacher and her father is a sociologist. Anna also has a brother, Robert and they were raised in Edmonds, Washington. Encouraged by her parents, Faris landed her first acting job at the age of nine, at the Seattle Repertory Theatre. She attended Edmonds Woodway High School, then studied English Literature at the University of Washington.

Acting Career: Anna Faris debut major film role was in Lovers Lane, an independent film released in 1999. Her breakthrough role, however, came with her role in Scary Movie, a parody of Scream. The film also starred Carmen Electra and Regina Hall. Faris died her hair black for the role in Scary Movie (and the sequel), so that she resembled Neve Campbell more closely. Following on from her newfound popularity, Anna Faris landed the role of Erica in Friends, Erica was the birth mother of Chandler (Matthew Perry) and Monica (Courtney Cox Arquette) Bing's child. Faris then went on to appear in Lost in Translation. The film was a critically acclaimed release, starring Scarlett Johansson and Bill Murray. Anna Faris then appeared Waiting. which also starred Ryan Reynolds and Justin Long. Faris was reunited on screen with Ryan Reynolds, in Just Friends. In 2005, Faris landed a role in the critically lauded Brokeback Mountain, a film which brought her to the attention of a much wider audience. Brokeback Mountain also starred the late Heath Ledger, Michelle Williams and Jake Gyllenhaal. The following year, Faris starred in My Super Ex-Girlfriend, with Uma Thurman and Luke Wilson, followed by an appearance in 2008's Young Americans, in which she played Topher Grace's twin sister. That same year, she also featured in Mama's Boy, which starred Jeff Daniels, Jon Heder and Diane Keaton and Smiley Face, with John Cho and Adam Brody. In 2007, Anna Faris starred in and produced The House Bunny. The film, about a retired Playboy bunny, featured Rumer Willis (daughter of Bruce Willis and Demi Moore) and Hugh Hefner. That summer, she also appeared in the popular HBO series, Entourage. In 2009, Faris worked with Seth Rogen on Observe and Report, a comedy by Jody Hill.

Personal Life: Anna Faris married the actor Ben Indra, in 2004. They had dated since 1999. In 2007, Faris filed for divorce. She then married another actor, Chris Pratt, in 2009.



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22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards - Arrivals

Anna Faris - 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Expo Hall - Arrivals at The Shrine Expo Hall, Screen Actors Guild - Los Angeles, California, United States - Saturday 30th January 2016

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22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards - Arrivals

Anna Faris - 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Expo Hall - Arrivals at Screen Actors Guild - Los Angeles, California, United States - Saturday 30th January 2016

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22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards - Arrivals

Anna Faris - 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Expo Hall - Arrivals at Shrine Auditorium, Screen Actors Guild - Los Angeles, California, United States - Saturday 30th January 2016

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22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Nominations

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Jennifer Lawrence Admits She Had To Get "Really Drunk" Before Sex Scene With Chris Pratt


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Jennifer Lawrence has revealed that she had to get “really, really drunk” in order to marshal her nerves ahead of filming a sex scene with fellow Hollywood A-lister Chris Pratt, because he’s a married man. She explained that the scene, for their upcoming movie Passengers, is the “most vulnerable I’ve ever been.”

“I got really, really drunk,” she revealed in a new feature with The Hollywood Reporter, but that didn’t end up solving the problem. “That led to more anxiety when I got home because I was like, ‘What have I done? I don't know’.”

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Chris Pratt's 'natural Instinct'


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Chris Pratt claims his ''natural instinct to be a goofball'' nearly wrecked the 'Jurassic Park' series.

The 36-year-old actor stars as dinosaur researcher Owen Grady, who specialises in the behaviour of velociraptors, in the franchise's latest instalment 'Jurassic World', but admits his tendency to be ''goofy'' meant he had to undertake a ''little ritual'' before every scene.

He told Entertainment Tonight: ''For me, the biggest challenge is to not be goofy, because it's my natural instinct to be a goofball.

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Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip Trailer


Having literally gone from rags to riches, Alvin, Simon and Theodore didn't think their lives could get any better - and they certainly didn't think it could all go downhill. Their best friend and father figure Dave has met a woman, and while the chipmunks are happy to have a new face in their lives, they're super worried it could mean the end for them. Dave is going to Miami to propose and is planning on leaving his furry friends at home in Los Angeles. But after a serious misunderstanding, the guys believe that they are going to be abandoned forever. And so, they set out follow Dave to the sunny city to stop the proposal and save their friendship with Dave - while gaining yet more fans with their spontaneous musical exhibitions along the way.

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Chris Pratt And Anna Faris Given Penguin Honour


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Chris Pratt and Anna Faris felt ''so honoured'' to be asked to name a baby penguin.

The couple were asked by Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle to choose a moniker for the new addition to the facility and they and their little boy Jack, three, have announced the chick will be called Eagle.

In the video, Anna said: ''We are so honoured that we have been chosen to name your newest penguin addition. Jack has decided we will name the penguin...''

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Chris Pratt And Anna Faris Name Baby Penguin


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The Hollywood stars, who both grew up in the northwest state, were asked by staff at the Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle to name a newborn bird.

With a little help from their three-year-old son Jack, the couple settled on naming the chick Eagle.

In a video clip obtained by editors at People.com, Lost in Translation actress Faris says, "Hi Woodland Park Zoo, we are so honoured that we have been chosen to name your newest penguin addition, and so Jack has decided that we will name the baby penguin..."

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Chris Pratt's Tribute To Late Dad


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Chris Pratt has paid a touching tribute to his late father.

The 'Jurassic World' star took to Twitter to honour his dad, Dan, who died last year after a battle with multiple sclerosis.

Chris, 36, wrote: ''Your to do list: 1)have kids 2)play outside 3)teach them to fish 4)take pictures. Thanks Dad. Miss you man. (sic)''

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Anna Faris - Celebrities visiting a gifting suite in Brentwood - Los Angeles, California, United States - Monday 17th August 2015

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Anna Faris Denies Chris Pratt Cheating Rumour, Calls It "Weirdly Stinging"


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Anna Faris has hit back at “devastating” tabloid reports that her marriage to Chris Pratt is on the rocks, and that her husband has been cheating with his Passengers co-star Jennifer Lawrence.

Faris, who has been married to the Jurassic World and Guardians of the Galaxy actor since July 2009, told Fox411 that the rumour “stung a little bit harder than I thought it would, I have always kind of believed that part of the rumours of celebrity couples were sort of true – because they had never been a part of my life. I thought, 'Maybe there is a kernel of truth to that.'”

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Anna Faris: 'Chris Pratt Cheating Speculation Was Devastating'


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Pratt has established himself as a Hollywood hunk after shaping up for 2014 superhero movie Guardians of the Galaxy and this summer's (15) box office smash Jurassic World, and rumours alleged he was attracted to his new Passengers love interest Lawrence.

The House Bunny star, who has been married to Pratt since 2009, admits the unfounded claims struck a nerve with her because she never expected her "incredible relationship" to become tabloid gossip, and when it did, it took her by complete surprise.

Faris reveals the cheating speculation was "devastating", and she tells FOX411, "For us it was like, 'What the heck?' This has been blindsiding to us. It has been weirdly stinging.

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Anna Faris Addresses Chris Pratt Cheating Rumours


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Anna Faris has addressed those Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence cheating rumours.

The 'The House Bunny' star admitted while it wasn't true that her 'Jurrasic World' actor husband had been cheating on his 'Passengers' co-star she said it was ''devastating'' and had a ''blindsiding'' affect on their ''incredible relationship''.

She said: ''It has been a little devastating. For us it was like, 'What the heck.' This has been blindsiding to us. We have an incredible relationship. [But] it has been weirdly stinging.''

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Chris Pratt: Honesty Is Best


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Chris Pratt thinks it is important to be ''honest'' but also to ''protect'' Anna Faris.

The 'Jurassic World' actor always tries to be truthful to his wife, but wouldn't deliberately hurt her feelings.

He said: ''Honesty is the best policy, but being mindful of someone's feelings is also very important.

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Anna Faris

Date of birth

29th November, 1976

Occupation

Actor

Sex

Female

Height

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