Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger are officially married! The actor and the author were married in an intimate ceremony in Montecito, California, over the weekend.
They were surrounded by family and friends, including Katherine’s parents, Maria Shriver and Arnold Schwarzenegger, as well as Chris’ 6-year-old son, Jack.
Chris and Katherine began dating in the spring of 2018, after Maria Shriver set them up on a date. They were first spotted together publicly on Father’s Day. Their mutual interest in spirituality and religion helped bond the couple early on.
Katherine also connected with Jack, which was very important to Chris.
Things went so well that the couple went on a double date with Chris’ ex-wife Anna Faris and her boyfriend, Michael Barrett.
The whirlwind romance turned serious when the couple announced their engagement in January. Katherine’s family, who reportedly took to Chris very early on, seemed over the moon at the news. Now the couple has sealed the deal in a breathtaking wedding.
Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger began dating just over a year ago. Now they are newlyweds!
Chris and Katherine met in the spring of last year. According to a People source, Maria Shriver had a hand in setting the two up.
The two were first spotted publicly together on Father’s Day. The couple already seemed pretty comfortable with one another.
Things continued to go well for the couple throughout the summer. Katherine spent a lot of time getting to know Chris, as well as his 6-year-old son, Jack.
The two bonded on the things that are most important to them. They both prioritize family and spirituality in their lives.
The two also spent time getting to know one another’s family. Chris seemed to fit right in with the Schwarzenegger/Shriver clan. Katherine looked relaxed and happy as they spent time with Chris’ brother, Cully, at a charity gala.
In the fall, Chris and Katherine continued to get closer and closer. They went on a double date to take Jack trick-or-treating with Chris’ ex-wife, actress Anna Faris, and her boyfriend, cinematographer Michael Barrett.
The couple surprised fans early this year by announcing their engagement. Chris posted a picture hugging Katherine with the caption, “Sweet Katherine, so happy you said yes! I’m thrilled to be marrying you. Proud to live boldly in faith with you. Here we go! 💍🙏♥️.”
In his first interview following the engagement, Chris was asked about his and Katherine’s plans for the future. The actor told Entertainment Tonight, “The future? Oh. Lots of kids. Maybe less time spent working, more time spent enjoying life.”
The couple continued to keep their relationship pretty private. They made their red carpet debut in April when Katherine was by Chris’ side for the Avengers: Endgame premiere.
That same month, Katherine celebrated her bridal shower at her mother’s home. Guests included friends, family, and even Oprah Winfrey!
On June 8, 2019, the couple made things official. Chris and Katherine were married at an intimate ceremony at San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito, California.
The couple was surrounded by close family and friends. People reports that a live band played while guests feasted on a “light summer menu” made from locally sourced food.
Chris and Katherine posted the same photo in celebration of their special day. As his caption, Chris wrote:
“Yesterday was the best day of our lives! We became husband and wife in front of God, our families and those we love. It was intimate, moving and emotional. We feel so blessed to begin this new chapter of our lives. We are so thankful to our families and our friends who stood with us and grateful to Mr. Giorgio Armani who created a once in a lifetime dress for Katherine to wear and for me, the perfect suit. This morning we feel nothing but blessed.”