What is Chris Pratt net worth and salary?
Chris Pratt is an American actor who has a net worth of $80 million. He first rose to fame playing Andy Dwyer on NBC’s “Parks and Recreation,” which aired from 2009 to 2015. He was nominated for a Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in -a -a comedy series in 2013. Since then she has become one of the biggest movie stars on the planet. Some of Chris’ notable films include ‘Zero Dark Thirty’, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ and ‘Jurassic Park’.
Chris Pratt was born in Virginia, Minnesota on June 21, 1979. He is the youngest child of Kathleen and Daniel Pratt. His family moved to Lake Stevens, Washington, when he was seven years old. 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’m going to be famous and I know I’m going to make a lot 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 seller and tongs and ended up homeless in Maui, Hawaii. He slept in a van and a tent on the beach. While in Maui, Pratt worked for the Christian missionary organization Jews for Jesus. He was “discovered” while working at a seafood restaurant in Hawaii.
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Pratt was a waiter at the Bubba Gump Shrimp Company restaurant in Maui. Actress and director Rae Dawn Chong “discovered” 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 it was canceled, Pratt joined the cast of “The OC” during its fourth season. Pratt has appeared in several film and television roles, including “Strangers with Candy,” “Moneyball,” “The Five-Year Engagement” and “Zero Dark Thirty,” to name a few of his extensive credits.
Pratt is best known for his role on “Parks and Recreation.” He played Andy Dwyer, who was originally intended to be a guest star. However, the producers of the show liked it so much that they made it a series regular. “Parks and Recreation” ran for seven seasons from 2009 to 2015. Pratt was nominated for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series at the Critics’ Choice Television Awards.
After Pratt started in “Guardians of the Galaxy” in 2014 and “Jurassic World” in 2015, he became known as one of the most bankable actors in Hollywood. The films earned more than $700 million and $1.6 billion respectively at the global box office.
He also starred in movies like “The Magnificent Seven”, “Passengers”, “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2”. “Avengers: Infinity War” and “Avengers: Endgame.” w
He is set to star in the military sci-fi war film The Tomorrow War in which he makes his debut as a film producer.
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Chris Pratt and Anna Faris met on the set of “Take Me Home Tonight” in 2007. They became engaged in late 2008. They were married on July 9, 2009 in Bali. The wedding was not planned. They were made on a whim after attending a friend’s wedding. Their son Jack was born nine weeks premature in August 2012. Pratt and Faris separated in 2017 and divorced in 2018.
Pratt was set up on a date with Katherine Schwarzenegger by her mother, Maria Shriver, in mid-2018. The couple married in June 2019 in Montecito, California. They honeymooned on the Hawaiian island of Lanai. In August 2020, the couple welcomed their first child together, a girl named Lyla Maria Schwarzenegger Pratt.
Between June 2016 and June 2017, Chris earned $18 million from his various endeavors. For the role in “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom”, Chris earned 10 million dollars.
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 turreted entry, high beamed ceilings, and arched doors and windows. Rich oak paneling lines the den, which features a speakeasy-style wet bar. A spa-like bathroom with a steam room and custom cabinetry 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.