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  1. Chris Pratt turns superhero leader in a Guardians of the GalaxyaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... Han Solo mode by Chris Pratt and ... Whoa, wait? Who? Chris Pratt? That flabby joker from NBC's “Parks and Recreation”? How did he become a Marvel superhero? “When this role came around, I was reluctant,” the ...

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  2. Guardians of the Galaxy is too loud, too long and too busy, but also wonderfully sillyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... even got past the "mess" part. As played by the burly but light-moving Chris Pratt (from television's Parks and Recreation ), Quill has a sense of high self-esteem blissfully unconnected to reality. He putters about the galaxy in a spaceship ...

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  3. Rob Lowe flexes his biceps at 50 for fish feeding frenzy in Shark Week promoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... after a videotape emerged of him having sex with two women, one of whom was 16 and the other 22. The Parks and Recreation funnyman voices an incompetent, Nagel-esque detective in Comedy Central's 2015 animated spoof of 1980s cop shows called ...

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  4. Chris Pratt: From 'Parks and Recreation' to 'Guardians of the Galaxy'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... superhero. The 35-year-old star rose to prominence as the hilarious Andy Dwyer in the hit sitcom Parks and Recreation where his chubby frame reflected his easy-going character. But when I meet him in a London hotel he looks every inch the action ...

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  5. Marvel cranks up sarcasm for Guardians of GalaxyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... a loser in life," said Saldana. For Pratt, known as the lovable goofball Andy on television's Parks and Recreation, the role of Peter is a huge step up, one he was not quite sure he could take. "I was getting more work than before by playing the ...

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  6. ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ director on his quirky visionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... casting Pratt, widely known for playing disheveled underachievers such as Andy Dwyer on NBC's comedy "Parks and Recreation," but was eventually won over by his facility with comedy and his easy charm. The role required Pratt to spend six months ...

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  7. 'Guardians of the Galaxy': What are early reviews saying?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... it must be said. Gym-toned and scrubbed up, he's come a long way from his dim-bulb shoeshine boy in ' Parks and Recreation ,' but he retains that puppyish everydude charm. An action hero with expressive comic timing, he could become the Harrison ...

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  8. Rob Lowe's Shark Week Promo Is Ridiculously Amazing-Watch the Wild ClipRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | E! Online

    ... then prepare yourselves for the ridiculousness that is about to ensue. The video stars the erstwhile Parks and Recreation actor, who literally has nothing to do with Shark Week (or so we think), but still makes for a pretty handsome lifeguard as he ...

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  9. Guardians of the Galaxy' irreverent but not enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    ... (Josh Brolin). The warm spirit of "Guardians" owes much to Pratt, the guileless, formerly doughy "Parks and Recreation" star; his casting in inspired. The resulting scrum for the orb introduces several more seekers: the green-skinned Gamora (Zoe ...

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  10. Marvel cranks up sarcasm, 70s sound for Guardians of GalaxyRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... a loser in life," said Saldana. For Pratt, known as the lovable goofball Andy on television's Parks and Recreation, the role of Peter is a huge step up, one he was not quite sure he could take. "I was getting more work than before by playing the ...

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  11. Review: 'Guardians' is irreverent but not enoughRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | 590ktie.com

    ... (Josh Brolin). The warm spirit of "Guardians" owes much to Pratt, the guileless, formerly doughy "Parks and Recreation" star; his casting in inspired. The resulting scrum for the orb introduces several more seekers: the green-skinned Gamora (Zoe ...

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  12. Busy couple Anna Faris and Chris Pratt step out on separate coasts...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... a motley team of otherworldly misfits, including a talking raccoon, led by Pratt's character. The Parks And Recreation star is generating more interest in the show business world and is also set to star in the lead role of Universal's Jurassic ...

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  13. Review: a Guardiansa is irreverent but not enoughRead the original story

    Yesterday | KDWN

    ... (Josh Brolin). The warm spirit of "Guardians" owes much to Pratt, the guileless, formerly doughy "Parks and Recreation" star; his casting in inspired. The resulting scrum for the orb introduces several more seekers: the green-skinned Gamora (Zoe ...

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  14. Movie review: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' not irreverent enoughRead the original story

    Monday | MassLive.com

    ... (Josh Brolin). The warm spirit of "Guardians" owes much to Pratt, the guileless, formerly doughy "Parks and Recreation" star; his casting in inspired. The resulting scrum for the orb introduces several more seekers: the green-skinned Gamora (Zoe ...

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  15. Marvel cranks up sarcasm and 70s sound for 'Guardi...Read the original story

    Monday | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... a loser in life," said Saldana. For Pratt, known as the lovable goofball Andy on television's "Parks and Recreation," the role of Peter is a huge step up, one he was not quite sure he could take. "I was getting more work than before by playing the ...

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  16. Review: - Guardians' is irreverent but not enoughReview: - Guardians' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Jackson Sun

    ... (Josh Brolin). The warm spirit of "Guardians" owes much to Pratt, the guileless, formerly doughy "Parks and Recreation" star; his casting in inspired. The resulting scrum for the orb introduces several more seekers: the green-skinned Gamora (Zoe ...

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  17. 'Everybody kills it on 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine': Andy SambergRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | JAM! Showbiz

    ... My wife describes it (Sherlock) as decadent fun. Unlike co-creator Mike Schur's other two hit shows (Parks and Recreation and the American version of The Office), Brooklyn Nine-Nine was a hit from the start. "Every show kind of has its own tone, ...

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  18. Man Crush Monday: Chris PrattRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AndPOP.com

    The Guardians of the Galaxy and was Leslie Knope's hilarious assistant in NBC's Parks and Recreation.

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  19. 6 TV Comedies You'll LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Real Simple

    ... - Suggested by Retta, a stand-up comedian and an actress who is currently playing Donna Meagle on NBC's Parks and Recreation. "Chris Lilley, a brilliant Australian comic actor, plays three over-the-top-and, in many cases, obnoxious-characters: a ...

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  20. Chris Pratt: The man, the myth, the legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | SFGate

    ... runs on "The O.C." and "Everwood" and his role as endearingly enthusiastic numbskull Andy Dwyer on "Parks and Recreation." Films: Notable roles include "Cursed Part 3" (his debut; a 2000 short written and directed by Rae Dawn Chong); "Strangers With ...

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