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Anna Faris

Television Actress / Film Actress / Actress / Voice Actress / Film Producer | * 11/29/1976 (44) | Baltimore, Maryland (United States of America (USA))
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Anna Kay Faris (born November 29, 1976) is an American actress, podcaster and writer. She rose to prominence for her work in comedic roles, particularly the lead part of Cindy Campbell in the Scary Movie film series (2000–2006). She has appeared in a number of films, including The Hot Chick (2002), May (2002), Lost in Translation (2003), Brokeback Mountain (2005), Just Friends (2005), My Super Ex-Girlfriend (2006), Smiley Face (2007), The House Bunny (2008), ()
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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.

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Romance / Love

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Movies with Anna Faris as Actress(39)

as Kate Sullivan2018 Overboard
as Jailbreak (voice)2017 The Emoji Movie
as Herself (uncredited)2016 Keanu
as Sam Sparks (voice)2014 Steve's First Bath
as Anna (uncredited)2014 22 Jump Street
as Sam Sparks (voice)2013 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
as Vanessa (segment "The Proposition")2013 Movie 43
as Chloe2013 I Give It a Year
as Sam Sparks (voice)2013 Super Manny
as Zoey2012 The Dictator
as Ally Darling2011 What's Your Number?
as Jeanette (voice)2011 Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked
as Wendy Franklin2011 Take Me Home Tonight
as Rachel2010 Yogi Bear
as Samantha "Sam" Sparks (voice)2009 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
as Brandi2009 Observe and Report
as Danielle / Dr. Fields2008 The Spleenectomy
as Shelley2008 The House Bunny
as Jane F.2007 Smiley Face
as Nora Flannigan2007 Mama's Boy
as Jane Conelly2006 Guilty Hearts
as Cindy2006 Scary Movie 4
as Samantha James2005 Just Friends
as Belle Scott2005 Southern Belles
as Serena2005 Waiting...
as Lashawn Malone2005 Brokeback Mountain
as Polly2003 May
as Justine2003 Winter Break
as Kelly2003 Lost in Translation
as Cindy Campbell2003 Scary Movie 3
as April2002 The Hot Chick
as Cindy Campbell2001 Scary Movie 2
as Jannelle Bay2000 Lovers Lane
as Cindy Campbell2000 Scary Movie
as Dithy1998 Eden

TV Shows/Series with Anna Faris as Actress(16)

as herself2016 Chelsea
as Christy Plunkett2013 Mom
as herself2010 Conan
as herself2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!
as herself1997 The View
1995 MADtv
as Erica1994 Friends

Movies with Anna Faris as Crew(2)

Production/Executive Producer2011 What's Your Number?
Production/Executive Producer2008 The House Bunny

Additional Information

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Full Name: Anna Faris
Born: Monday, 11/29 1976 (November) in Baltimore, Maryland (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 44 years + 329 days)
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Dragon)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: University of Washington, Edmonds Woodway High School
Spouses (current/former): Chris Pratt, Michael Barrett
Children: Jack Pratt
Other names for Anna Faris (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Anna Kay Faris"
"Анна Фэрис"
"안나 페리스"
Anna Faris frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (33x, Actor)
Fred Armisen (27x, Actor)
Bill Hader (23x, Actor)
Kenan Thompson (21x, Actor)
Kristen Wiig (19x, Actress)
Jason Sudeikis (17x, Actor)
Amy Poehler (14x, Actress)
Maya Rudolph (14x, Actress)
Will Forte (14x, Actor)
Alec Baldwin (13x, Actor)
Martin Short (11x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:504, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 10/22/2021