Christopher Michael Pratt or Chis Pratt is an American actor. He is famous in both TV series and films. He rose to fame with the role of Andy Dwyer in the TV series “Parks and Recreation” for which he got nominated for the Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series back in 2013.
Chris Pratt was born on June 21, 1979, in Virginia. His parents are Kathleen and Daniel Pratt. He was the youngest in his family. His family moved to Lake Stevens, Washington when he was seven years old. He attended Lake Stevens High School where he used to participate in a wrestling team and got the fifth position in a state wrestling tournament. He graduated from high school in 1997.
Pratt got admission in a community college but left it after one semester. He worked as a discount ticket seller and a stripper and at last was homeless in Maui, Hawaii. He used to sleep in a van and a tent on the beach. While he stayed in Maui, Pratt worked for the Christian missionary organization Jews for Jesus.
Chris Pratt Career and Personal Life
Actress and director Rae Dawn Chong him and cast him in her directorial debut, the short horror film, “Cursed Part 3.” Pratt’s first regular acting job was on the WB series “Everwood.” When that was canceled, Pratt joined the cast of The O.C. during its fourth season. Pratt appeared in many roles on film and television including “Strangers with Candy,” “Moneyball, The Five-Year Engagement, and Zero Dark Thirty, to name just a handful of his extensive credits.
He is well known for Guardians of the Galaxy in 2014 and Jurassic World in 2015. He has also had roles in films including “The Magnificent Seven, Passengers, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. Avengers: Infinity War, and Avengers: Endgame
For his role in Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Chris earned a career-high $10 million. Chris Pratt’s Net Worth in 2020 is estimated around $60 million.