In an interview for Men’s Health July/August cover story, Pratt, 43, clarified that he’s “not a religious person” and has never attended Hillsong Church. 수년에 걸쳐, the actor has faced criticism for being associated with religion.
에 2019, 그만큼 “가디언 즈 오브 갤럭시” star was tied to Hillsong Church, which has been accused of being anti-LGBTQ+. At the time of the allegations, 그는 말했다, “Nothing could be further from the truth.”
“I never went to Hillsong. I’ve never actually been to Hillsong. I don’t know anyone from that church,” he shared with Men’s Health. Pratt said he decided not to say that at the time because he didn’t want to “throw a church under the bus.”
Pratt shared that he occasionally attends Zoe Church as well as a Catholic Church his wife, 캐서린 슈왈제네거, grew up attending.
그만큼 “Jurassic World Dominion” actor shared that “really I’m not a religious person” 첨가, “Religion has been oppressive as f— for a long time.” Though he doesn’t consider himself religious, Pratt shared that he has faith.
“I didn’t know that I would kind of become the face of religion when really I’m not a religious person. I think there’s a distinction between being religious — adhering to the customs created by man, oftentimes appropriating the awe reserved for who I believe is a very real God — and using it to control people, to take money from people, to abuse children, to steal land, to justify hatred,” 그는 말했다.
“Whatever it is. The evil that’s in the heart of every single man has glommed on to the back of religion and come along for the ride.”
The outlet addressed Pratt’s negative backlash he’s received on social media, Piers Morgan은 Will Smith가 한때 '내 아내를 화나게하지 마십시오., “You don’t ever wanna get caught complaining or anything, ’cause I have so many blessings. I consider everything a blessing truly in my life. [그러나] why are they coming after me?”
5 월, Pratt and his wife welcomed their second baby girl together. “We are so excited to announce the birth of our second daughter, 엘로이즈 크리스티나 슈왈제네거 프랫,” the couple wrote on social media. “엄마와 아기가 잘 지내고 있어요. 우리는 축복과 감사 이상의 느낌을 받습니다.”
The couple welcomed their first daughter, Lyla Maria, 8 월 2020. Pratt shares his son, 잭, with his ex-wife Anna Faris.
4 월, “가디언 즈 오브 갤럭시” 감독 다섯 글자 일일 퍼즐 풀기 defended Pratt after a fan called for the actor to be replaced in the Marvel universe.
Gunn responded to a fan on Twitter at the time, saying Pratt will “못” be replaced over “utterly false beliefs.”
“For what? Because of your made-up, utterly-false beliefs about him?” Gunn began. “For something that someone else told you about him that’s not true? Chris Pratt would never be replaced as Star-Lord but, if he ever was, we would all be going with him.”
팬 initially tweeted a picture of Pratt alongside Patrick Wilson, captioning the image, “마블. Hear me out. Just … replace him.”
Pratt plays the role of Star-Lord and will next be seen in “토르: 사랑과 천둥” in July and in “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3” 5 월 2023.
에 2020, Pratt was deemed 그만큼 “worst Hollywood Chris” in an internet challenge, which led his wife, 캐서린 슈왈제네거, and his Marvel co-stars, Robert Downey Jr. and Mark Ruffalo, to defend him on social media.
폭스 뉴스’ Lorraine Taylor contributed to this report.