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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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Anna Faris seen alone and with James Reynolds at Ryan Reynolds' Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame revealing ceremony - Hollywood, California, United States - Friday 16th December 2016

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Anna Faris at the 'Passengers' World Premiere held at the Regency Village Theatre - Los Angeles, California, United States - Wednesday 14th December 2016

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Anna Faris Felt Hurt Over Tabloid Rumours About Marriage Problems


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Anna Faris has opened up about feeling hurt and insecure over tabloid stories about her marriage to Chris Pratt being on the rocks.

Speaking to friend Isla Fisher on her Unqualified podcast, Faris spoke about the increased attention her marriage to Pratt has received over the last year and how she copes with tabloid rumours about their relationship.

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Allison Janney is awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Many friends and colleagues were at the ceremony including: Chuck Lorre, Anna Faris, Mimi Kennedy, Jaime Presley, Richard Schiff, Mary McCormick and other West Wing cast members. Hollywood & Gower - Los Angeles, California, United States - Monday 17th October 2016

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Chris Pratt Jokes He And Anna Faris Miss "Fat Pratt"


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Chris Pratt has said that he and wife Anna Faris miss the days before he slimmed down to become an action star in movies such as Guardians of the Galaxy and Jurassic Park. Appearing on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert', the actor said that “fat Pratt” might even make a comeback one day.

Chris Pratt and Anna FarisChris Pratt and wife Anna Faris prefer when he was ‘fat Pratt’

Colbert asked him: “I know you’re a big action star now and you’ve talked about getting in shape, but I kind of miss ‘Fat Pratt’. Do you miss him at all?” “Yes, I do,” Pratt responded. But it’s not just the actor who misses his old body, his wife Anna Faris feels the same.

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Chris Pratt Is Taking A Six-Months Off To Spend Time With His Family


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Chris Pratt has seen a meteoric rise of his profile in recent years after blockbuster successes including Guardians of the Galaxy and Jurassic World and upcoming smash-hits such as The Magnificent Seven and Guardians of the Galaxy 2. However, it seems all that film fame has taken its toll and the star has announced he is taking six months off to be with his family.

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The husband of actress Anna Faris and dad of young three-year-old son, Jack has been on the road for 14 months straight and is ready for some time off after filming three films back-to-back.

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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’.”

Jennifer LawrenceJennifer Lawrence revealed that she got hammered before filming a sex scene with Chris Pratt

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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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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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Chris Pratt Will Not Film Abroad


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Chris Pratt has revealed that he now has a clause in his contract that states he won’t shoot any of his movies abroad. This isn’t because he has a fear of flying or anything like that – he’s just a big softie, and wants to be close to his young family.

The Jurassic World actor and all-round flavour of the year told Entertainment Weekly Radio: “I don't wanna go across the Atlantic Ocean because it's just too far to go that way, and so far people have been accommodating.”

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Watch Chris Pratt Show Off His Essex Accent After Revealing Wife Anna Faris Is A 'TOWIE' Fan


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It feels like almost every week Chris Pratt does something new that makes us fall in love with him even more. But this week’s edition of ‘reasons to love Chris Pratt’ even managed to throw us for a loop, as we never thought we’d be praising the Jurassic World star for his spot on Essex accent!

Chris PrattWho knew? Chris Pratt does a pretty spot on Essex accent.

Appearing on BBC Two’s ‘The Graham Norton Show’ on Friday night, Pratt revealed a hidden talent that would be sure to leave even Joey Essex gobsmacked. Sitting next to Melissa McCarthy, Jude Law and comedian John Bishop, the hunky American actor explained he’d been watching ‘The Only Way Is Essex’ while filming in the UK.

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Chris Pratt Recalls Famous Actors Hitting On Wife Anna Faris In Front Of Him


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He’s arguably the most in-demand actor in the world right now, but Chris Pratt remembers a time when he wasn’t so recognisable and when other actors would flirt with his wife Anna Faris – right in front of him!

35 year old Pratt, the forthcoming star of blockbuster Jurassic World, revealed in a new interview with GQ magazine that he would get annoyed when famous actors would disrespect him in this way. “I've had those moments, where I was like the guy holding the purse at events and people just look right through me. And, you know, actors come up and just blatantly hit on my wife in front of me and don't even look at me. I'm like, ‘What the f***, dude?’”

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Chris Pratt Gushes Over His Wife Anna Faris: "We Are Meant To Be Together"


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Chris Pratt couldn't help but tell the world how wonderful his relationship with his wife, actress Anna Faris, is and said they "are meant to be together". The couple have been together since 2007 and married two years later. Pratt was being questioned by fans on Reddit when he was asked how he met Faris and what she is like as a wife and mother - the couple have a son together, Jack, born in 2012.

Chris PrattChris Pratt raved about his wife, Anna Faris, in a recent AMA.

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Anna Faris - A make-up free Anna Faris out while shopping friends at CVS pharmacy in Studio City at CVS pharmacy - Studio City, California, United States - Friday 20th March 2015

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Anna Faris and Jack Pratt - Anna Faris spotted out with her son Jack Pratt in Beverly Hills - Beverly Hills, California, United States - Friday 21st November 2014

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Anna Faris

Date of birth

29th November, 1976

Occupation

Actor

Sex

Female

Height

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Anna Faris Movies

Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip Trailer

Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip Trailer

Having literally gone from rags to riches, Alvin, Simon and Theodore didn't think their lives...

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 Movie Review

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I Give It a Year Movie Review

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I Give It A Year Trailer

I Give It A Year Trailer

Josh and Nat thought they had the most perfect relationship and made no hesitation in...

Movie 43 Trailer

Movie 43 Trailer

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The Dictator Movie Review

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Alvin And The Chipmunks: Chipwrecked Movie Review

It's impossible to be critical of a movie like this, since it's not trying to...

What's Your Number Trailer

What's Your Number Trailer

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Take Me Home Tonight Movie Review

Take Me Home Tonight Movie Review

He built his name on That '70s Show, and now Topher Grace stars in, produces...

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