Chris Pine Biography

Published On Jun 09, 2017
Facts of Chris Pine
Date of Birth: 1980 , August-26
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet
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Right after the completion of his bachelor’s degree from the University of California, he studied acting at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco. Soon after that, he pursued his career in acting and made his debut with Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement where he starred opposite to Anne Hathaway. Along with this, he has also starred in several other films such as Just My Luck, Smoking Aces, Rise of The Guardians, Horribles Bosses 2 and Wonder Woman.

Chris was once ranked 27 on Entertainment Weekly’s 30, Under 30 actor list and also under top ten actor to watch by Variety Magazine. Moreover, Weekly magazine also named him ”The New Harrison Ford”. Along with this, Pine is a winner of Los Angeles Drama Critics Award for his Performance in The Lieutenant of Inishmore.

The actor seems to be very secretive about his private affairs and has not been so far spotted with any of the female friends that can be assumed to be his girlfriend. Moreover, looking at his personal details it can be concluded that he is possibly singles.

Heading towards his net worth, Pine earns a beautiful salary from his career as an actor and has a net worth of around $20 million. 

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Born in California, United States


Chris Pine was born on August 26, 1980, in Los Angeles, the California United States to Robert Pine and Gwynne Gilford. His maternal grandfather and grandmother were Hollywood actors.

Graduated from University of California


Actor Pine graduated in B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley. He was also an exchange student at the University of Leed for one year.

Debut from Princess Diaries 2


Pine made his debut in film Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement as Nicholas Deveraux opposite to Anne Hathaway. The film was directed by famous director Garry Marshall.

Starred in Star Trek


Pine starred in the film “Star Trek” as Kirk opposite to actress Zoe Saldan which was directed by J.J. Abrams. Subsequently, after this, he appeared in several other super hit movies like Unstoppable, This Means War, People Like us and the sequel Star Trek Into Darkness.

Pine's Controversy


In the following year, Pine was arrested by police near Methven for a drink and drive case while filming Z for Zachariah. He was disqualified from driving for 6 month due to the acquisition of drink and drive case.

Nominate for Emmy Award


Pine received Emmy Award nomination for “Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance” for SuperMansion a TV series. Moreover, he appeared in The Finest Hours and Hell or High Water.

Starred in Wonder Women


Chris starred in Wonder Woman as Steve Trevor. The film is an American superhero film based on the DC Comics character which was directed by Patty Jenkins. The film has grossed $233 million worldwide.