Cool Dad Job: Nice Harrison Ford
Latest Cool Dad Achievement: Saving the universe and his relationship with his ex-wife.
Chris Pratt gets press. The celebrity rags write about the guy. But anyone looking for a scandal is unlikely to find it. Even as Pratt’s marriage to Anna Faris ended, the two were publicly supportive of each other and talked about the value of co-parenting. As if that weren’t impressive enough, Faris officiated Pratt’s wedding to Katherine Schwarzenegger. How does he stay so grounded? He farms. Seriously. Hollywood’s most in-demand actor, now 40, raises cattle and Kune-Kune pigs (named after Faith Hill and Tim McGraw) on a farm he bought in part because he wanted a place to teach his son Jack to fish and enjoy nature. “Parenthood is not for everyone,” Pratt says, laughing. “Those of us who are lucky enough to be parents and really love it and are passionate about it — the coolest part would be how your life’s priorities are completely re-shifted. Your sense of purpose is crystallized.”