What is the net worth of Chris Pratt?
Chris Pratt is an American actor with a huge net worth of $80 million who has appeared in various animated and action movies as well as TV shows.
He rose to fame as Andy Dwyer on the NBC comedy Parks and Recreation for which he gained critical praise and was also nominated for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series in 2013.
Quick Facts About Chris Pratt
|Chris Pratt Net Worth||$80 Million|
|Salary (estimated)||$18 Million (2016-2017)|
|Full Name||Christopher Michael Pratt|
|Date of Birth||June 21, 1979|
Chris Pratt Earnings, Career, Wiki, and More
As of 2021, he is expected to have a net worth of $80 million which he gained primarily from his acting career from different commercially and critically successful movies and TV shows. He made $18 million from his different ventures between June 2016 and June 2017. He made a career-high $10 million for his part in "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom".
When it comes to his worth in real estate, he and his ex-wife, Faris, purchased a property in the Hollywood Hills for $3.3 million in 2014. They advertised the house for $4.995 million in 2018. In September 2020, they finally found a buyer for $4.75 million. He paid $15.6 million for a 10,000-square-foot property in the Pacific Palisades region of Los Angeles in 2018.
Rae Dawn Chong, an actor, and director spotted him while he was waiting tables at the Bubba Gump Shrimp Company restaurant in Maui when he was 19 years old. She cast him in her directorial debut, Cursed Part 3, a short horror film shot in Los Angeles. On the show Everwood, he played Harold Brighton "Bright" Abbott, which was his first regular television role.
He debuted as Andy Dwyer on the NBC comedy Parks and Recreation in 2009. Originally intended to be a one-off character, the producers were so taken with him that they asked him to become a series regular which turned out to be his breakout role.
While he had previously been known for supporting roles and was best known for his portly character on Parks and Recreation, his career took a turn in 2014 when he starred in two major studio films: Emmet Brickowski in The Lego Movie, which grossed $469.1 million, and Peter Quill / Star-Lord in Marvel Studios' Guardians of the Galaxy, which grossed $773.3 million.
In 2015, he took over as the lead role from Josh Brolin in Jurassic World, which made $652.3 million in North America and $1.018 billion internationally for a worldwide total of $1.670 billion. In May 2017, he reprised his role as Peter Quill / Star-Lord in the Guardians of the Galaxy sequel Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.
In March 2020, he co-starred opposite Tom Holland in the Disney/Pixar animated feature film Onward. In September 2021, it was reported that he would be voicing Mario, the Nintendo mascot, in a film based on the same-named video game franchise.
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Chris Pratt Relationship and Personal Life
He met actress Anna Faris, who played his love interest in the film Take Me Home Tonight, on the set of the film in 2007. They were engaged in late 2008 and later married on July 9, 2009, eloping following a friend's wedding in Bali, Indonesia. Their son named Jack was born nine weeks early in August 2012, weighing only 1.7 kg. The couple separated in 2017, and their divorce was then formalized the following year.
In June 2018, he started dating writer Katherine Schwarzenegger. They confirmed their engagement on January 13, 2019, and on June 8, 2019, they married in Montecito, California. Lyla Maria, their first child together, was born in August 2020. He is a member of the Kennedy family through his marriage to Schwarzenegger.
Chris Pratt Early Life, Parents, and Education
On June 21, 1979, he was born in Virginia, Minnesota, to Kathleen Louise, who worked at a Safeway grocery, and Daniel Clifton Pratt, who worked in mining and later rebuilding houses. In 2014, his father died of multiple sclerosis.
When he was seven years old, his family moved to Lake Stevens, Washington. He completed his high school education at Lake Stevens High School in 1997. After working as a cheap ticket salesperson and daytime stripper, he dropped out of community college midway through the first semester and ended up homeless in Maui, Hawaii where he used to live in a van and a tent on the beach.
Interesting Facts About Chris Pratt
- As of December 2021, he has around 33.9 million followers on his Instagram account. (@prattprattpratt)
- He is said to frequently visit the Zoe Church in Los Angeles, which is associated with the Hillsong Church and has been branded anti-LGBTQ by some, which he denies.
- He contributed more than $1,000 to Barack Obama's 2012 presidential campaign.
- He also donated $10,000 to the Edmonds Food Bank as part of his organization in February 2021.