News about Chris Pratt has been circulating lately for a number of reasons related to his relationships and personal life. The Virginia-born actor has become famous for his outstanding performances in a number of quality films such as “Guardians of the Galaxy” and “Jurassic World”.
Below are the things you would like to know about Chris Pratt’s private life.
Who Is Chris Pratt?
Pratt is a famous American actor who has received numerous awards for his roles in movies and television series. Christopher Michael Pratt was born on June 21, 1979, in Virginia, Minnesota and is the son of Daniel Clifton Pratt and Kathleen Louise. His father is of Norwegian, French, Canadian and German descent, while his mother is Norwegian by birth.
Pratt grew up with his siblings in Lake Stevens, Washington, and attended a local school where he discovered wrestling as his favorite sport. Chris dropped out of college, he left college halfway through and worked as a waiter for Bubba Gump Shrimp. There he was discovered at the age of 19 by Rae Dawn Chong, an actress and film director who was looking for someone to star in her film Cursed Part 3. This was the beginning of his acting career.
His first regular television role was in the drama series Everwood where he played as Harold Brighton “Bright” Abbott. Since then he got many more roles. The net worth of Chris Pratt is estimated at $40 million. For his role in the science fiction adventure movie Jurassic World in 2018, he received about $10 million: Fallen Kingdom.
Meet His Wife and Son
Chris Pratt was married to Anna Faris, a super actress whom he met on the set of the comedy film Take Me Home Tonight in 2007. They got engaged in 2008 and finally made the covenant for life on July 9, 2009.
Faris is not a new person in the world of entertainment. She is also a producer, writer, and podcaster who became famous through her role in Scary Movies Films and the teen comedy The Hot Chick, to name a few. Her role as Christy Plunkett in the 2013 CBS sitcom earned her much of the fame she enjoys today.
Faris married Chris after she divorced actor Ben Indra. The wedding ceremony took place in Bali, Indonesia. They had their son in August 2012 and named him Jack. At birth, little Jack needed special care because he was a premature baby. He was treated at the NICU for about a month before his parents brought him home.
Divorce and New Girlfriend
The family lived together in Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles, until August 6, 2017, when the couple announced their decision to divorce.
They then filed for divorce on December 1, 2017. A few months after the papers certifying a legal separation were authenticated, he was seen with Katherine Schwarzenegger while Faris met with Michael Barrett, an American cameraman.
Schwarzenegger is an American author, social activist, and blogger who is best known as the daughter of the famous actor and politician Arnold Schwarzenegger. She was born as Katherine Eunice Schwarzenegger on December 13, 1989, in the city of Los Angeles, California.
Katherine graduated from the University of Southern California, where she earned a degree in Communications from the University’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism. Among the books she has written is Rock What You’ve Got: Secrets of Love for Your Inner and Outer Beauty from Someone Who’s Been There and Back I’ve Just Completed. Now what? And the children’s book Maverick and Me.
There were rumors that the two met with the help of Katherine’s mother Maria Shriver, who arranged their first meeting and suggested several more dates. Although Chris and Katherine have not yet publicly confirmed their relationship, the two were seen together showing affection.
Chris Pratt’s Religion
Pratt is a nondenominational Christian. He once talked about his religion and revealed that he prayed to God with his ex-wife and asked for the preservation of his son after birth before his birth date. Pratt said that the healing of his son was the result of his complete faith in God. Chris Pratt was brought up as a Lutheran and worked for Jews for Jesus before deciding to become a non-denominational Christian.
Chris Pratt weighed 280 pounds, but after rigorous cross-fit training and a low-carbohydrate Paleo-style diet, he now appears to be fit, with his biceps and other shapes clearly defined in some of his well-fitting garments.
In addition to his good looks, Chris showed that his weight loss has also helped improve his life as he suffered from cardiovascular problems.
His sudden transformation was viral due to the actor, who honored his rigorous training program while taking on the role of Peter Quill in the movie titled Guardian of the Galaxy.