Katherine Schwarzenegger is an American author and wife of an American famous actor Chris Prat. Chris is a veteran actor who has been in the movie or entertainment industry for over decades now. He has also won several awards like MTV Movie Awards, Saturn Awards, Teen Choice Awards, and many others. He first came to highlight after playing the role of Ander Dwyer in NBC’s hit sitcom Parks and Recreation.
After he has worked in many hit movies like Jurassic Park, Passengers, The Tomorrow War, Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers (Infinity War, Endgame) and now fans are eagerly waiting for his next MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe) movie Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 3 and Thor: Love & Thunder where he will be joining Chris Hemsworth’s Thor.
In this article, we will uncover all the detail about Chris’s wife Katherine, we will know who she is, how they met, and other detail about Katherine Schwarzenegger.
Early Life of Katherine Schwarzenegger
Katherine was born on December 13, 1989, in Los Angeles, California, United States. She is the firstborn child of actor and former Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger and journalist Maria Shriver. She graduated from the University of Southern California in 2012.
According to Wikipedia, when she was in her fourth and seventh grade she had a body image issue so in her books, she describes or explains her journey to encourage young women to find confidence in self. She also has written books her first book was published in 2010 which was called ”Rock What You’ve Got: Secrets to Loving Your Inner and Outer Beauty from Someone Who’s Been There and Back,” and it is said that it was even listed in New York best sellers. She took career advice from many from singers to actors, and from athletes to entrepreneurs after graduating from University and she didn’t know what she should do next, so she wrote another book and put together the words of wisdom of those who she took advice from and put it in her book, it was released in 2014 and was called ”Just Graduated . . . Now What?”
How Did Katherine & Chris Met?
According to the reports Katherine was introduced to Chris by her mother Maria after Chris divorced his ex-wife Anna Faris. A source stated that Chris is really comfortable with her family, he further added that it feels like Chris is a part of that family.
Katherine’s father Arnold and Chris even worked out together in Jimmy Kimmel Live Arnold talked about Chris and he revealed that when he looked Chris work out and Chris was doing the incline press and it made Arnold to make Chris his son-in-law. Also before proposing Katherine Chris first asked for a blessing from Arnold and he gave it to him. Chris also revealed at Extra that he was really nervous asking Arnold for his blessing, ”anyone who honors a tradition and asks a father for the hand of his daughter…. inevitably, you’re going to be nervous about it, but that’s just part of the fun, right?”
In the same show, Arnold said, ”He is such a great guy not only talented but a kind man and kind to my daughter that’s just the most important thing for me.”
Katherine is a Blogger
As mentioned above she is an author and in addition to that, she also has her own blog site where she mostly writes about fashion, animals, health, and food.
Katherine is also a huge animal lover and she is an ambassador of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA). She said that she is passionate about animals.
Chris & Kathrine Got Married
In 2018 Chris wished Kathrine a happy birthday through his Instagram account “Thrilled God put you in my life.” he wrote in the caption. and just after a month, he proposed to Kathrine and announced they are gonna marry saying, “I’m overjoyed to be marrying you and I’m proud to live boldly in faith with you.” Kathrine also said that they were destined to marry.
They got married in 2019 in Montecito, California. ”We made our vows in front of God, our families, and friends it was an intimate, moving, and emotional experience, we feel so blessed to begin this new chapter in our lives and we are grateful to our loved ones who stood by us in this time of great difficulty.” Kathrine posted on her Instagram account.
They recently celebrated their second marriage anniversary and Kathrine was gifted a nice piece of jewelry by Chris. He also posted Kathrine’s photo on his Instagram with a caption “No matter what you do, whether to clip my toenails, bit me at the hospital, bring me coffee at work, flaunt your glamorous hair or indigestion due to eating too much curry, you always have that great smile on your face. Thank you for changing everything for me. I love you to the moon and back.”
They Are Blessed With a Child
It was back in August 2020, the couple were blessed with their first child and they named her Lyla Maria Pratt. Back in June fathers day, Chris was praised by his wife Katherine. Kathrine posted a photo of Chris with a caption stating “Watching you as a father has been one of the greatest joys and watching you become a girl dad to Lyla Maria has melted my heart! I’ve fallen in love with you all over again.” Likewise, Chris also praised his wife through an Instagram post on mothers day.
The couple are thinking of throwing a party on their daughter’s first birthday to celebrate. Chris said in Access Hollywood that the party will focus more on Kathrine, he said “As a 1-year-old, she will probably have no idea what’s going on, but we will make it a celebration of her mom”
Lyla is now already 11 months old and there is only a month or less left for her to turn 1 year old and maybe we will get to see or know about the party. We are looking forward to the party and will be updating if we get any more news. It also seems that Lyla will be getting siblings soon as Chris revealed that he is open to having as many kids.