Christopher Michael "Chris" Pratt is an American actor, voice actor, and comedian, best known outside of his roles for Disney in Moneyball, as Andy Dwyer on Parks and Recreation, Emmet Brickowski in The LEGO Movie franchise, and Owen Grady in the Jurassic World films. He also played Brett in Touchstone Pictures' 2013 film, Delivery Man.
On February 5, 2013, it was announced that Pratt would portray Star-Lord in the Marvel Studios film Guardians of the Galaxy, which released on August 1, 2014. He reprised his role in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 in 2017, Avengers: Infinity War, and Avengers: Endgame. He also portrayed the character in the park rides Guardians of the Galaxy - Mission: BREAKOUT! at Disney California Adventure, and Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind at EPCOT. He is expected to reprise his role in Thor: Love and Thunder and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3.