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Chris Pratt
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Born
Christopher Michael Pratt

June 21, 1979 (1979-06-21) (age 40)
Residence Hollywood Hills, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 2000–present
Spouse(s)
Anna Faris
(m. 2009; sep. 2017)
Children 1

Christopher Michael Pratt (born June 21, 1979) is an American actor. Pratt came to prominence with his television roles; he is best known for his role as Andy Dwyer in the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation from 2009–2015, for which he received critical acclaim and was nominated for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series in 2013. He also starred earlier in his career as Bright Abbott in The WB drama series Everwood.

His early film career began with supporting roles in such mainstream films as Wanted, Jennifer's Body, Moneyball, The Five-Year Engagement, Zero Dark Thirty, Delivery Man and Her.

Pratt achieved leading man status after starring in two commercially successful films in 2014: computer-animated adventure comedy The Lego Movie and Marvel Studios superhero film Guardians of the Galaxy (Portraying Star-Lord).

In 2015, he starred in Jurassic World, the fourth installment in the Jurassic Park franchise, which is his most financially successful film to date, earning $1.6 billion at the box office. Later that year, Time named Pratt one of the 100 most influential people in the world on the annual Time 100 list.

Pratt continued his leading man status with The Magnificent Seven and Passengers. He reprised his role as Star-Lord in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, and will play the character again in Avengers: Infinity War and its untitled sequel.

Personal life

In 2007, on the set of Take Me Home Tonight, Pratt met actress Anna Faris, who played his love interest in the film. They were engaged in late 2008 and married in Bali on July 9, 2009. They live in Hollywood Hills, California. Their son, Jack, was born in August 2012.

Filmography

Year Title Role Notes
1995 The Steal Producers' Assistant Crew
2003 The Extreme Team Keenan
2005 Strangers with Candy Brason
2005 Path of Destruction Nathan McCain TV Movie
2007 Walk the Talk Cam
2008 Wieners Bobby
2008 Wanted Barry
2009 The Multi-Hyphenate Chris Short Film
2009 Bride Wars Fletcher
2009 Deep in the Valley Lester Watts
2009 Jennifer's Body Officer Roman Duda
2011 Take Me Home Tonight Kyle Masterson
2011 Moneyball Scott Hatteberg
2011 10 Years Cully
2011 What's Your Number? Disgusting Donald
2012 On The Mat Executive Producer Crew, Documentary Film
2012 The Five-Year Engagement Alex Dwyer
2012 Zero Dark Thirty Justin - DEVGRU
2013 Movie 43 Jason Segment: "The Proposition"
2013 Mr. Payback Darren Short Film
2013 Her Paul
2013 Delivery Man Brett
2013 Timms Valley Donovan Timms TV Movie
2014 The Lego Movie Emmet Brickowoski Voice
2014 Guardians of the Galaxy Peter Quill / Star-Lord
2015 Jurassic World Owen
2015 Jem and the Holograms Himself
2016 The Magnificent Seven Josh Faraday
2016 Passengers James Preston Post-production
2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Peter Quill / Star-Lord Post-production
2018 Avengers: Infinity War Peter Quill / Star-Lord Post-production
2018 Untitled Jurassic World Sequel Owen Announced

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