Christopher Michael “Chris” Pratt (born June 21, 1979) is an American actor. He graduated with the class of 1997 from Lake Stevens High School in Lake Stevens, Washington. In high school, he participated in multiple sports such as wrestling, track, and football. During his senior year, he was voted “Class Clown” and was voted Top 10 Students of 1996-1997. In 2000, Pratt made his debut starring in a short horror film titled, Cursed Part 3. Soon after he began his television career by starring in Everwood, The O.C, and in his most notable television comedy series Parks and Recreation. Since his breakthrough Pratt has starred in a variety of successful roles in the movies Wanted, Moneyball, The Five-Year Engagement, Guardians of the Galaxy, and Jurassic World.