Since their split in 2017, fans have wondered why Chris Pratt and Anna Faris divorced three years after their initial split. In the Monday, March 22, 2021, episode of her podcast, Anna Faris Is Unqualified, Mother opened up about her relationship with the alum Guardians of the Galaxy Star and why their marriage didn’t last.
Faris told guest Gwyneth Paltrow, “I’ve had two other marriages to actors and I don’t think we’ve done a good job of eliminating the competition.” “Or at least I didn’t, being a proud person and not wanting to appear vulnerable.” She continued, “Competition and any hint of comparison, I didn’t handle it very well, I don’t think. And I hope I’ve grown from it.”
Faris and Pratt, who have a son, Jack (born August 25, 2012), married in July 2009. The couple announced their decision to separate after eight years of marriage in August 2017 in a post on their social media. It is with sadness that we announce that we are legally separating. We worked hard for a long time and we are really disappointed. Our son has two parents who love him dearly and for his sake, we want to keep this situation as private as possible moving forward,” Pratt posted on his Facebook page at the time. “We are still a- love for each other, will always spend time together and continue to have the deepest respect for each other.”
The two finalized their divorce in October 2018. Pratt is married to Katherine Schwarzenegger, with whom he has a 7-month-old daughter, Lyla Maria Pratt. A source told Us Weekly in March 2020 that Pratt felt “insecure” in his relationship with Faris, which was one of the reasons the two split.
“Kris was very insecure about himself before he started dating Katherine,” the insider said. “He never felt ‘good enough’ for Anna Faris, and then when their relationship started going downhill, he was angry and didn’t like who she was.” The source continued, “Katherine really changed all that and Chris has a healthier image now. He goes out with friends more and is overall much happier. Chris is a lot calmer with Katherine and a lot more comfortable and is happy
Social media went into an uproar in November 2021 after Jack dropped one of the actor’s recent posts on Instagram. In the post, Pratt wrote a long caption praising his wife, Katherine Schwarzenegger. Guardians of the Galaxy The star—who began dating Schwarzenegger three months after her split from Faris in 2017—detailed about their marriage, writing, “Guys. Really. Look how she’s looking at me! I mean. Your Find someone who looks at you like this!! The 42-year-old actor wrote how “she helps me with everything,” and that “her heart is pure and mine is,” noting that it’s her birthday. is in about 6 weeks. So if I don’t get anything from him, I’ll ask him to look back on this post.” It didn’t take long after Pratt’s post about his wife had social media users debating whether his comment was either too Was cute or very funny – but others were completely pissed off by the second part of their post.
At one point in his caption, Pratt briefly mentioned his daughter with Schwarzenegger, noting that his wife “has given me an amazing life” and “a beautiful healthy daughter.” Special mention to his “healthy” daughter stood out to some social media users, noting that Pratt’s son with his ex-wife was born prematurely and experienced some health problems after his birth. As a result, many interpreted Pratt’s comment as an unintentional insult to his firstborn. “Yikes this whole post, but the “healthy daughter” part really hits hard when you find out Chris Pratt and Anna Faris have had a son with health issues since birth,” wrote a twitter user. one more saw, “I love Chris Pratt. But the “healthy daughter” part made me cringe. Although he may not have meant it as an insult, it came out that way. Imagine how her son would feel if he ever read it?”
Pratt and Faris have been vocal about their son’s health issues in the past. The pair, who married in 2009, welcomed their son, Jack, in 2012. Jack was born nine weeks early, which required him to spend a month in the NICU. Faris wrote in his 2017 memoir, “The children’s neurosurgeon sat Chris and me down to tell him that Jack had some serious brain bleeding and there was a chance he could be developmentally disabled.” immature, According to people “I was in complete shock … so Chris and I did what we could, which was to hold hands and face hope together.”
Although Pratt and Faris eventually split, the actress wrote that her experience with her son brought them even closer. “These moments can be difficult for the couple, but for us it really brought us together,” she added. “It felt like it was us against the world.” These days, Pratt’s son Jack is a happy and healthy 9-year-old, though he does experience some minor vision and muscle issues.