Anna Faris

Biography

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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.

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.

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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Personal Info

Gender Female

Known Credits 47

Birthday 1976-11-29

Place of Birth Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Adult Actor False

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Also Known As

  • Anna Kay Faris

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Keanu as Herself
2016 Chelsea(1 episode) as Herself
2015 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip as Jeanette (voice)
2015 The Late Late Show with James Corden(1 episode) as Herself
2014 22 Jump Street as Anna (30 Jump Street: Flight Academy)
2013 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 as Sam Sparks (voice)
2013 Mom(66 episodes) as Christy
2013 I Give It a Year as Chloe
2013 Movie 43 as Vanessa (segment "The Proposition")
2012 The Dictator as Zoey
2011 Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked as Jeanette (voice)
2011 What's Your Number? as Ally Darling
2011 Take Me Home Tonight as Wendy Franklin
2010 Yogi Bear as Rachel
2009 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel as Jeanette (voice)
2009 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs as Sam Sparks (voice)
2009 Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel as Cassie
2009 Observe and Report as Brandi
2008 The Spleenectomy as Danielle / Dr. Fields
2008 The House Bunny as Shelley
2007 Mama's Boy as Nora Flannigan
2007 Smiley Face as Jane F.
2006 My Super Ex-Girlfriend as Hannah
2006 Scary Movie 4 as Cindy
2006 Guilty Hearts as Jane Conelly
2005 Just Friends as Samantha James
2005 Waiting... as Serena
2005 Brokeback Mountain as LaShawn
2005 Southern Belles as Belle Scott
2004 The Tony Danza Show(2 episodes)
2004 Entourage(2 episodes)
2004 Making 'Scary Movie 3' as Himself
2003 Scary Movie 3 as Cindy Campbell
2003 Lost in Translation as Kelly
2003 The New Tom Green Show(1 episode)
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!(1 episode)
2002 The Hot Chick as April
2002 May as Polly
2001 Scary Movie 2 as Cindy Campbell
2000 Scary Movie as Cindy Campbell
2000 Lovers Lane as Jannelle Bay
1997 The View(1 episode)
1997 King of the Hill(1 episode)
1996 Eden as Dithy
1995 MADtv(1 episode)
1994 Friends(4 episodes) as Erica
1975 Saturday Night Live(1 episode)

Production

2008 The House Bunny … Executive Producer

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