As an actress, model, producer, and much more, Anna Faris is a very versatile American, who has become popular thanks to her work, in which she appeared, for example, in the horror films of the Wayans Brothers. Her voice was also very popular in some very successful productions like Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip. Although she is famous for her movies and other ventures, her private life has also always brought her into the public eye. Here you will find everything you need to know about the actress.
Anna Faris Biography and Age
It was on November 29th, 1976 in Baltimore, Maryland when the actress was born as Ann Kay Faris. Both her parents were educators who raised her and her brother in Baltimore before the family later moved to Edmonds.
Anna Faris and her brother grew up in a non-religious home that happened to be still very conservative. She attended Edmonds-Woodway High School for her education, and after graduating in 1994, she received a degree in English Literature from the University of Washington in 1999.
While her brother was later to start training, Anna showed interest in acting like a child. For this reason, she was enrolled in a community drama school during her childhood. Thanks to this fact and the encouragement of her parents, the actress got her first role at the age of 9 when she acted in Danger: Memory! She continued to take part in theatre productions until she appeared in a television film Deception: The Secret of a Mother.
Her career was to last over 20 years, with films such as the scary movie that made her popular for the first time, The Hot Chick, The Dictator, and many other TV shows that bore her name. The mother actress has won a number of awards, including the 2004 Fangoria Chainsaw Awards for Best Supporting Actress (third place) for her role in May, the 2007 Stony Awards for Smiley Face, and the National Association of The Theatre Owners’ Star of the Year for The Dictator. She also has many nominations.
Husband and Divorce
One of the things that have kept Anna Faris in the news for quite some time is her relationships. The first person she was publicly associated with was actor Ben Indra. The duo met in 1999 and soon they started dating. By 2004, they were already husband and wife. The marriage did not survive more than 3 years before it finally ended.
Although she was two years older than her lesser-known actor, Anna revealed that the reason for her divorce was that she became more and more successful in her acting while Ben Indra got stuck in his. For this reason, the marriage broke up and she filed for divorce in 2004. When the divorce was finally settled, the actress had to pay 900,000 dollars to Indra in the divorce settlement. She also revealed that she should never have married Ben Indra because they had nothing in common and agreed that the marriage was a terrible mistake.
The next person Faris would be in a relationship with is one of your favorite actors, Chris Pratt. The actress and the star of The Guardians of the Galaxy began their relationship in mid-2008, and a year later they tied the knot of marriage. The couple later had a child, Jack, who was born in 2012.
In 2017, Anna and her husband, three years younger than her, decided that it was time to end the marriage. Although the exact reasons for the separation were not disclosed, page six reported that according to an unnamed source close to both of them, competition for public attention, career success, and the fact that Pratt was more religious fuelled uncertainties that led to the marriage’s failure.
Soon after the end of her marriage to Chris Pratt, Anna Faris, who had wondered about the necessity of marriage, began dating American cameraman Michael Barrett.
The award-winning actress has net assets estimated at an estimated $20 million. As an actress, comedian, model, and other things, her main source of income is her acting career. It has been reported that the actress earns up to 125,000 dollars per episode from her role in Mom. The financial implications of her divorce from Chris Pratt are unknown.
Height and Body Stats
Anna is a quite beautiful woman, medium in size, and has had breast augmentation before. Here is everything you need to know about her body statistics:
Height: 5’4 1/4” (163 cm)
Bodyweight: 54 kg (119 pounds)
Breasts-Waist-Hips: 34-24-34 inches (86-61-86 cm)
Dress Size: 4 (US)
Shoe Size: 8 (US)
Facts about Anna Faris you didn’t know
- Acting was not the first thing she wanted to do after graduating from university because she had planned to become a receptionist.
- Before she became a comedian, she never found herself funny.
- Anna Faris was supposed to play the role of Claire in “Six Feet Under” but they said she was too funny for that and so she lost the role to Lauren Ambrose.
- She gave birth nine weeks early with Chris Pratt, Jack. Because of this, there was concern that he might turn out to be a special needs child. Fortunately, he is not.
- All that she is: actress, writer, producer, model, comedian, and occasional singer.