Chris Pratt, born in 1979 in Virginia, is one of Hollywood's brightest actors and a powerhouse of talent. Prat has achieved a level of fame that would make most envious, having partnered with some of Hollywood's leading directors and having appeared in some of the most successful movie franchises. He's worked with the likes of Steven Spielberg, Joss Whedon, James Gunn, and more.
Chris Pratt made his foray into television with Everwood, where he played Bright Abbott. During the show's 4-year run, he gained an impressive following, paving the way for his big break in the 2005 summer blockbuster Wedding Crashers. It was this memorable performance that attracted filmmakers to cast Pratt as Andy Dwyer in NBC’s Parks and Recreation. For his talents on the show, Pratt was nominated for two Critics' Choice Television Awards.
Forging ahead as an actor and achieving fame with Parks and Recreation, Chris Pratt was then invited to audition for the role of Peter Quill/ Star-Lord for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. Landing the role and starring in this major motion picture opened up a world of opportunities and further acclaim for Chris Pratt. In recent years he has starred in Jurassic World, The Lego Movie and Passengers.
Pratt is a charismatic man whose name has become synonymous with success. His style of acting is often compared to that of Harrison Ford while his affable character draws on comparisons of comedic greats such as Jim Carrey. He uses a particular blend of humour, charm and wit to portray characters on the big screen. His versatility is commendable, having played roles ranging from a goofy everyman to a super-enhanced soldier with great finesse.
Apart from his illustrious acting career, Chris Pratt also practices charity work and dedicates himself to causes he holds dear to him. He is an avid advocate of multiple causes including animal rights, childhood homelessness, youth workforce development and more. He is also devoted to helping children and families stay connected by using a family app called “Familio” which helps families stay connected across distances.
Chris Pratt truly embodies all that it means to be a successful actor – charisma, talent and resilience. His career offers a blueprint for aspiring actors, showing them that hard work combined with ambition can lead to great success. If you're looking for inspiration, or simply want to admire an inspirational figure in Hollywood then look no further - take a leaf out of Chris Pratt's book and go do amazing things!