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Anna Faris

1976-11-29 Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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Anna Kay Faris (born November 29, 1976 height 5' 4" (1,63 m)) is an American actress and singer. She is known for her comedic roles in the Scary Movie film series, Lost in Translation, The House Bunny, Brokeback Mountain, My Super Ex-Girlfriend, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Yogi Bear, What's Your Number?, The Dictator, and I Give It a Year. Early Life: Faris was born in Baltimore, Maryland. Her family moved to Edmonds, Washington when she was six years old Her father, Jack, was a sociologist who worked at the University of Washington as a vice president of internal communicationsand later headed the Washington Biotechnology and Biomedical Association, and her mother, Karen, was a special education teacher at Seaview Elementary School in Edmonds. Faris has an older brother, Robert, who is also a sociologist and a professor at the University of California, Davis. Her parents encouraged her to pursue acting when she was young, and she gave her first professional acting performance at the age of 9 in a three-month run of Arthur Miller's one-act play Danger: Memory! at the Seattle Repertory Theater. She went on to play Scout in a production of To Kill a Mockingbird at the Issaquah, Washington, Village Theatre, and played the title character in Heidi and Rebecca in Our Town. While attending Edmonds-Woodway High School, Faris appeared in a frozen-yogurt TV commercial. After graduating from high school in 1994, Faris attended the University of Washington and earned a degree in English literature.Around this time, "my third or fourth job was a training video for Red Robin, which is a burger chain out West. I play, like, the perfect hostess. And I think they still use it," she said in May 2012. Personal Life: While filming Lovers Lane in London, Faris met her first husband, Ben Indra. They began dating in that year and were married in June 2004, but they divorced in April 2007, citing irreconcilable differences.As part of their divorce agreement, which was finalized in February 2008, Faris agreed to pay Indra $900,000 in addition to other property and acting royalties. Faris met her second husband, actor Chris Pratt, on the set of Take Me Home Tonight. They became engaged in January, and married on July 9, 2009 in a small ceremony in Bali. The couple has a baby boy named Jack.


Overboard Kate Sullivan 2018-04-13
The Emoji Movie Jailbreak (voice) 2017-07-23
Keanu Herself (uncredited) 2016-04-21
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip Jeanette (voice) 2015-12-17
22 Jump Street Anna (uncredited) 2014-06-05
Steve's First Bath Sam Sparks (voice) 2014-01-28
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Sam Sparks (voice) 2013-09-26
Movie 43 Vanessa (segment "The Proposition") 2013-01-01
I Give It a Year Chloe 2013-02-08
Super Manny Sam Sparks (voice) 2013-10-02
The Dictator Zoey 2012-05-15
Take Me Home Tonight Wendy Franklin 2011-03-04
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked Jeanette (voice) 2011-12-14
What's Your Number? Ally Darling 2011-09-30
Yogi Bear Rachel 2010-12-17
Observe and Report Brandi 2009-04-10
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel Jeanette (voice) 2009-12-21
Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel Cassie 2009-04-24
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Samantha "Sam" Sparks (voice) 2009-09-17
The Spleenectomy Danielle / Dr. Fields 2008-10-14
The House Bunny Shelley 2008-08-22
Smiley Face Jane F. 2007-05-24
Mama's Boy Nora Flannigan 2007-12-14
My Super Ex-Girlfriend Hannah 2006-06-20
Scary Movie 4 Cindy 2006-04-12
Guilty Hearts Jane Conelly 2006-01-01
Brokeback Mountain Lashawn Malone 2005-09-10
Southern Belles Belle Scott 2005-01-01
Waiting... Serena 2005-10-07
Just Friends Samantha James 2005-11-23
Scary Movie 3 Cindy Campbell 2003-10-24
May Polly 2003-06-03
Winter Break Justine 2003-03-22
Lost in Translation Kelly 2003-09-18
The Hot Chick April 2002-12-13
Scary Movie 2 Cindy Campbell 2001-07-04
Scary Movie Cindy Campbell 2000-07-07
Lovers Lane Jannelle Bay 2000-01-01
Eden Dithy 1998-03-27