Chris Pine

Chris Pine

Movie Actor

Chris Pine is an American actor. He is best known for his roles as James T. Kirk in the Star Trek reboot film series, Steve Trevor in the DC Extended Universe films Wonder Woman and Wonder Woman 1984, Will Colson in Unstoppable, and Toby Howard in Hell or High Water.

Full Name
Aug 26, 1980
Net Worth


Christopher Whitelaw Pine was born on August 26, 1980 in Los Angeles, California. He is the son of actress Gwynne Gilford and actor Robert Pine. He has an older sister named Katherine, who is also an actress. Pine attended the University of California, Berkeley, where he studied English.

After graduating from UC Berkeley in 2002, Pine moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career. He made his film debut in 2003 with a minor role in The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement. His first major film role came two years later when he played the lead character in Just My Luck (2006). After this, he appeared in films such as Blind Dating (2006), Smokin' Aces (2007), Unstoppable (2010), This Means War (2012) and Star Trek Into Darkness (2013). In 2014, he starred as Jack Ryan in the movie adaptation of Tom Clancy's novel series and reprised his role in 2016's Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit. 

In addition to his film roles, Pine has also had many television roles throughout his career. These include an episode of ER (2005) and a recurring role on The Guardian (2001-2003). He has also done voice work for several animated films such as Rise of the Guardians (2012) and Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016).

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1980</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Chris Pine is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On August 26, 1980, Chris Pine was born in Los Angeles, California.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2003</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Graduates from University of California</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Graduates from the University of California at Berkeley with a degree in English.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2005</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Appears in 'The Princess Diaries 2'</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Chris makes his film debut in "The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement".</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2008</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Star Trek</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Chris stars as Captain James T. Kirk in the reboot of Star Trek.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2013</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starred in Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Chris stars alongside Kevin Costner and Keira Knightley in the action thriller Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2017</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Murder on the Orient Express</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Chris stars as Bouc in the 2017 adaptation of Agatha Christie's novel Murder on the Orient Express.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Wonder Woman 1984</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Chris reprises his role as Steve Trevor in the sequel to Wonder Woman, Wonder Woman 1984.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's a Talented Actor</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Chris Pine is a talented actor with an impressive range of roles. He is well known for his starring roles in films such as Star Trek, Wonder Woman, and A Wrinkle in Time. His ability to draw emotion from viewers is unparalleled.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's Charismatic</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Chris Pine has an infectious charm that draws people in. His charisma has made him one of the most sought after leading men in Hollywood. From interviews to press junkets, he never fails to make us laugh and smile.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's Handsome</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Chris Pine is handsome and always looks put together no matter the occasion. Whether he’s rocking a suit or casual jeans and t-shirt, he always looks dashing. Add his blue eyes and winning smile to the mix and you have a recipe for superstardom!</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Worked at a Grocery Store</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Before becoming an actor, Chris Pine worked at a grocery store in Los Angeles and was even the assistant manager for a short time.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Graduated from University of California</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Chris Pine graduated from the University of California with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Has a Twin Sister</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Chris Pine has a twin sister named Katherine who is also an actress. The two have appeared together in several films.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Voice of Shazam!</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Chris Pine voiced the character of Shazam in the DC Universe Animated Original Movie version of the same name.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Fluent in French</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Chris Pine is fluent in French and can often be seen speaking it in interviews or on talk shows.</p></div>


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