Chris Pratt Net Worth
Chris Pratt net worth: Chris Pratt is an American actor who has a net worth of $60 million. He rose to prominence for his television roles, particularly as Andy Dwyer in the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation (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.
Early Life: Chris Pratt was born in Virginia, Minnesota on June 21, 1979. He is the youngest child of Kathleen and Daniel Pratt. His mom worked in a Safeway supermarket and his father worked in mining and remodeling houses. When Pratt was seven years old, the family moved to Lake Stevens, Washington. He attended Lake Stevens High School where he was a member of the wrestling team and placed fifth in a state wrestling tournament. When his wrestling coach asked him what he wanted to do with his life, Pratt said: "I don't know, but I know I'll be famous and I know I'll make a shit ton of money." He graduated from high school in 1997.
Pratt enrolled in community college but dropped out after one semester. He worked as a discount ticket salesman and a stripper and ended up homeless in Maui, Hawaii. He slept in a van and a tent on the beach. During his time in Maui, he worked for Christian missionary organization Jews for Jesus. He was "discovered" while working at a seafood restaurant in Hawaii.
Career: At 19 years old, Pratt was waiting tables at the Bubba Gump Shrimp Company restaurant in Maui when he was discovered by actress and director Rae Dawn Chong. She cast him in her directorial debut, the short horror film Cursed Part 3, which was filmed in Los Angeles. Pratt's first regular television role was as Harold Brighton "Bright" Abbott on the series Everwood. After Everwood's cancellation, he joined the cast of The O.C. for its fourth season, playing activist Winchester "Ché" Cook. He also had an appearance in the 2008 action film Wanted. He went on to appear in a variety of film and television roles including Strangers with Candy, Bride Wars, Jennifer's Body, Take Me Home Tonight, Moneyball, The Five-Year Engagement, Zero Dark Thirty, and Movie 43. He also played guest-starring or co-starring roles on television shows including The Huntress. In addition to his on-camera career, he has also provided voice work for Batman, The Lego Movie, and Ben 10: The Ultimate Alien.
Pratt is best known for his role as Andy Dwyer on the TV series Parks and Recreation from 2009 to 2015. Andy was originally meant to be a temporary character, but producers liked Pratt so much they asked him to become a series regular. This became his breakout role. He was nominated for a Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.
In 2014, Chris Pratt appeared in Guardians of the Galaxy, which went on to earn more than $700 million at the global box office. Pratt, an avid fan of Jurassic Park, who has referred to that film as "my Star Wars," replaced Josh Brolin as the lead in the film Jurassic World (2015). He played Owen Grady, who works training velociraptors. The film went on to earn more than $1.6 billion at the global box office. Thanks to these monster hits, Chris was christened as one of the most bankable and sought-after actors in Hollywood.
He has also starred in films including The Magnificent Seven, Passengers, and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2., which was released in May 2017. The film focuses on Quill's and his team's search for his father. Pratt also portrayed the character in Avengers: Infinity War, which was released in April 2018, and reprised the role in Avengers: Endgame, which was released on April 26, 2019. Pratt also reprised his role as Emmet in The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part along with another character Rex Dangervest.
He is set to be in a lead role in the military sci-fi war film The Tomorrow War, in which he is making his debut as a film producer.
Personal Life: In 2007, Pratt met actress Anna Faris on the set of Take Me Home Tonight. She played his love interest in the film. They got engaged in late 2008 and married in Bali, Indonesia on July 9, 2009, on a whim after a friend's wedding. They lived in the Hollywood Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles. Their son, Jack, was born in August 2012, nine weeks premature and weighing only 3 pounds 12 ounces. Pratt stated that the birth of his preemie son "really defined" his faith in God, and he and his wife "prayed a lot" as they were initially afraid of the baby's prognosis. The two separated in 2017 and finalized their divorce in 2018.
He began dating author Katherine Schwarzenegger in mid-2018 after being set up by her mother Maria Shriver. They married in June 2019 at the San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito, California. They honeymooned soon after marrying on the Hawaiian island of Lanai.
Salary Highlights: Between June 2016 and June 2017, Chris earned $18 million from his various endeavors. For his role in Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Chris earned a career-high $10 million.
Real Estate: In 2014 Pratt and Faris paid $3.3 million for a home in the Hollywood Hills. The seller was Live Nation CEO Michael Rapino. In 2018 they listed the home for $4.995 million. The 4,700-square-foot home features a turret entry, soaring wood-beamed ceilings, and arched doorways and windows. Rich oak paneling lines the den, which has a speakeasy-style wet bar. A spa-like bath with a steam room and custom closets are part of the master suite. There are four bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms.
They finally found a buyer in September 2020 for $4.75 million.
In 2018 Chris paid $15.6 million for a 10,000 square-foot home in LA's Pacific Palisades neighborhood.
|Net Worth:||$60 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Jun 21, 1979 (41 years old)|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Nationality:||United States of America|