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Anna Faris

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. 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. Anna Kay Farisborn November 29, 1976) 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.


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Born:
Nov 29, 1976 In Baltimore - Maryland - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
47
First Appeared:
In the series Happy Endings (UK)
Latest Project:
Movie Overboard 2018-04-20
Known For
Poster of Mom
Poster of Smiley Face
Poster of AbServiert
Poster of Kong: The Animated Series
Filmography
Movie Overboard Kate 2018-04-20
Series Happy Endings (UK) Cassie 2018
Movie The Emoji Movie Jailbreak (voice) 2017-07-28
Movie Keanu - Her mit dem Kätzchen! Herself (uncredited) 2016-04-21
Series Better Things Belle Scott 2016-09-08
Movie Alvin und die Chipmunks - Road Chip Jeanette (voice) 2015-12-17
Movie 22 Jump Street Anna (30 Jump Street: Flight Academy) 2014-06-05
Movie Movie 43 Vanessa (segment "The Proposition") 2013-01-01
Movie Wolkig mit Aussicht auf Fleischbällchen 2 Sam Sparks (voice) 2013-09-26
Movie Das hält kein Jahr ..! Chloe 2013-02-08
Series Mom Christy Jolene Plunkett 2013-09-23
Movie Der Diktator Zoey 2012-05-15
Movie Take Me Home Tonight Wendy Franklin 2011-03-04
Movie Der perfekte Ex Ally Darling 2011-09-30
Movie Alvin und die Chipmunks 3 - Chipbruch Jeanette (voice) 2011-12-14
Movie Yogi Bär Rachel 2010-12-11
Movie Shopping Center King - Hier gilt mein Gesetz Brandi 2009-04-10
Movie Wolkig mit Aussicht auf Fleischbällchen Sam Sparks (voice) 2009-09-17
Movie Alvin und die Chipmunks 2 Jeanette (voice) 2009-12-21
Movie The Spleenectomy Danielle / Dr. Fields 2008-10-14
Movie Mama's Boy Nora Flannigan 2007-12-14
Movie Smiley Face Jane F. 2007-01-21
Movie Guilty Hearts Jane Conelly 2006-01-01
Movie Scary Movie 4 Cindy 2006-04-13
Movie Brokeback Mountain LaShawn 2005-09-02
Movie Just Friends - No Sex Samantha James 2005-11-23
Series Out of Practice Hannah 2005-09-19
Movie AbServiert Serena 2005-10-07
Series Entourage Unknown 2004-07-18
Series The Tony Danza Show Unknown 2004-09-13
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Series The New Tom Green Show Unknown 2003-06-23
Movie Scary Movie 3 Cindy Campbell 2003-10-24
Movie Lost in Translation Kelly 2003-08-31
Movie May - Die Schneiderin des Todes Polly 2002-01-13
Movie Hot Chick - Verrückte Hühner April 2002-12-13
Movie Scary Movie 2 Cindy Campbell 2001-07-04
Movie Lovers Lane - Straße des Grauens Jannelle Bay 2000-01-01
Series Kong: The Animated Series Shelley 2000-09-09
Movie Scary Movie Cindy Campbell 2000-07-07
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Series King of the Hill Unknown 1997-01-12
Movie Eden Dithy 1996-01-01
Series MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Series Friends Erica 1994-09-22
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Westinghouse Studio One Himself 1948-11-07