Chris Pratt Biography |
  • Chris Pratt Biography

    Born: June 21, 1979 in Virginia, Minnesota, USA

    CHRIS PRATT is most recognized for portraying Andy Dwyer on NBC’s hit comedy series “Parks and Recreation” opposite Amy Poehler, Nick Offerman, Aziz Ansari, and Rashida Jones. Emmy®-nominated “Parks and Recreation” is currently in production on its sixth season.

    In 2011, Pratt starred in “Moneyball” where he delivered a memorable performance as Oakland A’s first baseman, Scott Hatteberg. The Columbia Pictures film also starred Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill and Philip Seymour Hoffman and received six Academy Award® nominations, including a nomination for Best Picture.

    Pratt starred in the Universal feature “Five-Year Engagement” with Jason Segel, Emily Blunt, and Alison Brie in 2012. In the same year, he portrayed an iconic member of SEAL Team Six in Kathryn Bigelow’s “Zero Dark Thirty,” which was nominated for Best Picture for both the Golden Globes® and Academy Awards.

    In February 2014, Pratt will be lending his voice to the Warner Bros. animated feature “The Lego Movie,” as the film’s lead character “Emmett.” Also lending their voices to the film are Will Ferrell, Liam Neeson, Morgan Freeman and Elizabeth Banks.

    Pratt is currently in production on the Marvel feature “Guardians of the Galaxy,” where he plays “Star-Lord,” the leader of a group of alien superheroes sent out to defend the galaxy. The film will be released by Disney on August 1, 2014.

    In addition to acting, Pratt includes among his other passions hunting, fishing and writing. He currently resides in Los Angeles with his wife and son.

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