Actor Trading Cards: Chris Pratt

Chris PrattI grew up collecting baseball cards, which got me thinking… what if actors had trading cards? IMDb and Wikipedia are great sites, but sometimes you want just the ‘highlights,’ right?

Born: June 21, 1979 in Virginia, Minnesota
Height: 6’2

“The only way physical comedy works is if you don’t see it coming. And the harder the fall, the funnier it is. You have to really take some shots, and I’ve walked away with some bumps and bruises.” – Chris Pratt




To say 2014 was a ‘good’ year for Chris Pratt is like saying the iPod was a ‘good’ addition to Apple’s product line.  Pratt’s Star-Lord character has been likened to this generation’s Han Solo, and now he’s trying to follow it with a role in the upcoming Jurassic World movie that could propel him to ‘Mega Star’ status.


Best Known For: Parks and Recreation (‘Andy Dwyer’), Guardians of the Galaxy (‘Peter Quill aka Star-Lord’) and The Lego Movie (‘Emmet Brickowoski’)

Breakout Role (according to the masses): Guardians of the Galaxy

Breakout Role (according to Leo Craven): Guardians of the Galaxy

Box Office Status: Rising Star

Next Project to Look Out for: Jurassic World (In theaters June 12th)

Most Famous Scene (‘Star-Lord Dancing Scene’ in Guardians of the Galaxy):


Nominated for Best Male Performance (MTV Movie Awards) in 2015 for “Guardians of the Galaxy”

Nominated for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series (Critics Choice Television Awards) in 2013 for “Parks and Recreation”


In case you didn’t watch the ‘extras’ on your Guardians of the Galaxy BluRay, check out the ‘Dance Off’ between the Guardians and Ronan:

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