The Word: Check out Chris Pratt’s ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ torso

The selfie Chris Pratt's brother made him take. (Via Chris Pratt's Instagram)
The selfie Chris Pratt’s brother made him take. (Via Chris Pratt’s Instagram)

Andy Dwyer, is that you?

Chris Pratt, who play lovable small-town slacker Andy on “Parks and Recreation,” seemed to be getting into method acting this year – Andy got tubbier and tubbier as the season wore on. Turns out it wasn’t because of April’s awesome cooking: Pratt was bulking up for a role in “Delivery Man.” But his next role will be a superhero in “Guardians of the Galaxy,” which requires him to bulk up in a different way, and as his Instagram account proves, he’s been changing his lifestyle accordingly (and very successfully).

“Six months no beer. #GOTG Kinda douchey to post this but my brother made me,” the actor captioned the above proud selfie. Chris Pratt’s brother deserves the thanks of a grateful nation.

Chris and his wife Anna Faris are the parents of one-year-old Jack Pratt. Not a lot of fanfare was made about baby Jack’s somewhat premature appearance on Aug. 25 of last year. Instead of appearing on any magazine covers to showboat the news, new dad Chris Pratt Tweeted this message to his followers, “It’s a boy! Thanks for all your kind words. In lieu of gifts we ask that you mouth kiss a stranger.”


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