Chris Pratt

Biography

Chris Pratt (born 21.6.1979)
Chris Pratt is an American actor best known for his appearance in recent films like Moneyball, Zero Dark Thirty and Her, as well as starring roles in the more current Lego Movie and Guardians of the Galaxy.

Chris Pratt: Net Worth
Chris Pratt has a net worth of 4 Million USD (Celebrity Networth/2014)

Chris Pratt: Childhood
Chris Pratt was born in Virginia, Minnesota, to Kathy and Michael Pratt. While his mother worked in a supermarket, his father originally worked in a gold mine, before moving on to housing development.
Chris and his two older siblings, Cully and Angie, grew up in Lake Stevens, Washington where he practiced wrestling in high school. Pratt spent time working as a waiter in the Bubba Gump Shrimp Company on the Hawaiian Island of Maui, where he was scouted by Rae Dawn Chong who later cast him in his first film role.

Chris Pratt: Career
Chris Pratt's first role was in the horror film Cursed Part 3 in the year 2000. He then went on to have an appearance in an episode of The Huntress before getting the part of Bright Abbot in Everwood - a role he played from 2002 to 2006. Pratt then appeared in nine episodes of The O.C. in the following year.
The transition from television to movies came steadily, as Pratt appeared in small roles in Wanted, Bride Wars, Jennifer's Body, Moneyball, Zero Dark Thirty and Her.
His latest two starring roles in The Lego Movie and Guardians of the Galaxy have propelled him into the limelight, leading to his securing of the lead role in 2015's newest Jurassic Park film.

Chris Pratt: Personal life
On the 9th of July, 2009, Chris Pratt married Anna Faris after meeting her on the set for the movie Take me Home Tonight. Their son, Jack, was born on August 25th, 2012.
In his spare time, Pratt enjoys hunting, fishing and fixing up old cars.
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Hipster Disney: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Mixtape Set for Cassette Release

21st October 2014 -

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Disney has announced it will release Guardians of the Galaxy mixtape on cassette. Awesome Mix Vol 1 will be the studio's first cassette release in more than a decade and marks a resurgence of the...

Marvel Announce Animated ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Series For Disney XD In 2015

11th October 2014 -

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This year Guardians of the Galaxy swooped into theatres and saved the summer box office, taking over $654 million worldwide. Now Disney is hoping they can transfer some of Guardian’s box office magic to the...

Chris Pratt Explains Story Behind Embarrassing First Headshot

29th September 2014 -

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Chris Pratt may be becoming one of Hollywood's biggest stars, largely due to the success of Marvel's 'Guardians of the Galaxy,' but one thing that will never change is his ability to laugh at himself,...

Chris Pratt and Ariana Grande Help Kick Off ‘SNL’s’ 40th Season

28th September 2014 -

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Chris Pratt played host last night (September 27th) for the premiere episode of ‘Saturday Night Live’s’ 40th season. Pratt was joined by singer of the moment Ariana Grande, who provided the music for the evening,...

"Guardians Of The Galaxy" Hits $300 Million Mark, Surrenders Box Office Throne

15th September 2014 -

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Time for the weekly box office recap – and this time, we seem to have a new champion. Guardians of the Galaxy finally crossed the $300 million mark this week, but it also marked the...

Chris Pratt To Host Saturday Night Live Season Premiere

11th September 2014 -

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There is just no stopping Chris Pratt. Funny, attractive, and the kind of guy everyone wants as a best friend, he's gone from supporting cast member in 'Parks and Recreation' to global superstar thanks to...

Can You Guess Which Movie Topped the Box-Office?

8th September 2014 -

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Marvel's monumental sci-fi hit Guardians of the Galaxy has topped the North American box-office, six weeks after it opened in theaters. In one of the slowest cinema weekends of the year, Guardians took $10.2 million...

As One Marvel Flick Falls, Another Must Rise - 'Guardians' Topples 'Winter Soldier' For 2014 Box Office Crown

2nd September 2014 -

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After much love from critics and fans alike, Guardians of the Galaxy has reached a new box office milestone. Marvel's space opera is now the top grossing movie of 2014 - as if there was...

Despite 'Guardians', That Was The Worst Summer Box-Office Since 2006

2nd September 2014 -

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Despite the heavyweight pulling power of Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, the relative might of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and straight-up blockbuster Transformers: Age of Extinction, the major studios are now preparing...

'Guardians of the Galaxy' Is Biggest Movie of 2014. Can 'Interstellar' Beat It?

1st September 2014 -

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Marvel's giant summer blockbuster Guardians of the Galaxy is officially the biggest movie of the year so far after it took $16.3 million over the Labor Day weekend to take its overall domestic taking to...

‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Proves Unstoppable At Box Office As It Edges Towards The $300 Million Mark

30th August 2014 -

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It’s official, Guardians of the Galaxy is the movie of the summer and it could end up becoming the movie of the year, if it continues it’s mega box office run. Now in its fifth...

Chris Pratt Pays Visit To Children's Hospital As Peter Quill

22nd August 2014 -

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The world keeps on falling in love with Chris Pratt over and over again. After a number of high profile appearances on radio and TV shows following his massive success with Guardians of the Galaxy,...

Talented Actors With Surprisingly Good Rap Skills

20th August 2014 -

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Earlier this month, Guardians of the Galaxy actor Chris Pratt surprised fans around the world with a memorable radio appearance in which he showcased his impressive rapping skills. Contact Music looks at some other talented...

Uneventful Box Office Maintains Summer Momentum

18th August 2014 -

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Not much to report from the box office after this week – despite all its manpower, Expendables 3 just couldn’t outgun previous chart toppers Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Guardians of the Galaxy and ended...

"Turtles" And "Guardians" Dominate This Weekend's Box Office, While "Expendables 3" Is Just... Expendable

17th August 2014 -

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With the weekend almost over (sigh) it’s time for a box office report. Unsurprisingly for the middle of August, this one features a whole lot of guns, explosions and testosterone galore. Let’s start with Expendables...

"Guardians" May Have Saved The Galaxy, But They Can't Hold On To The Box Office

10th August 2014 -

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So here’s some news: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles just breezed past Guardians of the Galaxy to the top of the box office. Yes, you can go back and read that again. The new addition to...

Why Chris Pratt Initially Turned Down 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

9th August 2014 -

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Chris Pratt, the American actor now considered one of the most in-demand star in Hollywood, has revealed that he initially turned down the opportunity to audition for Guardians of the Galaxy - Marvel's megahit that...

'Guardians Of The Galaxy' Can Go Anywhere From Here

8th August 2014 -

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After storming the global box office last week with a take of more than $200 million and counting (it had the biggest August opening in US history), Guardians of the Galaxy fans immediately started asking...

Just Where Has Chris Pratt Come From?

7th August 2014 -

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Who is Chris Pratt? Now, he’s the main star in one of the most talked about films in the Marvel Studios’ collection. He’s slim, he’s fit and he’s in a superhero movie that is showcasing...

Hollywood's Sequel Fever Means Zoe Saldana's Schedule Is Booked For The Next Few Years

7th August 2014 -

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Zoe Saldana has a lot coming up in the next couple of years, having been signed to several franchises, including a sequel to Guardians of the Galaxy, as well as Star Trek 3. She’s also...

Chris Pratt Talks Surprise Of Landing 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' Lead Role

7th August 2014 -

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Chris Pratt recently landed the role of a lifetime in Marvel's 'Guardians of the Galaxy,' which transformed him from a supporting actor into a legitimate movie star. However, even though the 35 year-old actor nailed...

Chris Pratt Raps Eminem, Disses Orlando Bloom And Justin Bieber

5th August 2014 -

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Actor Chris Pratt is currently enjoying a huge wave of publicity following the runaway success of his new film Guardians of the Galaxy that’s topping box offices around the world.Chris Pratt mocked Orlando Bloom and...

'Guardians Of The Galaxy' - Marvel's New Super Franchise?

5th August 2014 -

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Guardians of the Galaxy was given a big platform to live up to before its official release with many calling the tenth Marvel instalment the best in the collection yet. First view critics were impressed...

Chris Pratt Couldn't Predict "Guardians Of The Galaxy" Success, But Can He Build A Movie Career On It?

5th August 2014 -

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After intense promotion, Guardians of the Galaxy emerged from the weekend a box office record holder. With $94 million, Guardians had the biggest August opening ever. Which begs the question – now that Chris Pratt...

Guardians of the Galaxy Propels Seventies Music to Top of Charts

4th August 2014 -

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Guardians of the Galaxy's quest for world domination seems to be going pretty well- the film has not only slain at the box office, it's won over the critics, and perhaps most importantly, the fans....

Chris Pratt, Vin Diesel And Zoe Saldana Greeted By Fans And Photogs At 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' New York Premiere - Part 2

4th August 2014 -

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The stars of Marvel comedy action flick 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' were warmly welcomed on their arrival at the New York premiere; among them were main star Chris Pratt and his co-stars Zoe Saldana and...

Chris Pratt Thanks Fans On Facebook As Guardians Of The Galaxy Tops The Box Office

4th August 2014 -

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Guardians of the Galaxy has broken August box office records for its opening weekend, and its leading man Chris Pratt has taken to social media to express his delight.Chris Pratt thanked fans on Facebook following...

Surprise, "Guardians Of The Galaxy" Is About To Take The Weekend Box Office, By A LOT

3rd August 2014 -

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Yes, hello, Guardians of the Galaxy is blowing up this weekend’s box office. In other news, the Earth is round (well, it’s an oblate spheroid, according to Wikipedia) and ice cream tastes good. But back...

With A $95 Million Box Office Prediction: Is ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ On Course To Break Box Office Records?

2nd August 2014 -

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Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy looks to be sailing on course to become one of the studio’s biggest movies of all time, thanks to an already phenomenal opening weekend. Guardians of the Galaxy has proved...

Guardians Of The Galaxy Head for Avengers Crossover

1st August 2014 -

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With the release of Marvel's latest movie Guardians of the Galaxy, rumours are rife about what this whole new corner of the comic book world means in the bigger picture of other Marvel heroes, namely...

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I've heard is is great in The Lego Movie

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