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Proud Dad Chris Pratt on 2-Year-Old Son Jack: ‘He’s Funny and Smart and Very Independent’

06/11/2015 at 11:30 AM ET

With Chris Pratt and Anna Faris as his parents, it’s no surprise the couple’s little boy also has a funny streak.

“He’s funny and smart and very independent,” the Jurassic World star tells PEOPLE about his son Jack, 2.

“Sometimes I see [Anna] in him and sometimes I see myself, and sometimes I see someone that is totally his own thing. He also is his own person.”

In the last year, Pratt promoted Guardians of the Galaxy and shot Jurassic nearly back-to-back, and dad and son stayed in close contact through “FaceTime, phone calls, videos, pictures, Skype and things like that,” says the actor. “He’s becoming very vocal, and things he’s saying now are just really special. Every day it’s something new.”

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Aww! Chris Pratt and Anna Faris Enjoy Country Living with Son Jack

05/18/2015 at 01:30 PM ET

No shoes? No problem!

Proud family man Chris Pratt took to Instagram on Sunday to share a sweet moment he snapped between his wife Anna Faris and their son Jack.

“Happy boy, happy wife, happy life, porch swing,” Pratt captioned the photo of the Mom actress in a pink dress and their giggly 2½-year-old son sporting overalls.

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Chris Pratt’s Son Thinks He’s a Firefighter (VIDEO)

04/25/2015 at 03:25 PM ET

Chris Pratt may fight battles as an action star on the big screen, but to his son, he’s a real-life firefighting hero.

During an appearance on The Tonight Show on Friday, the Jurassic World star admitted to host Jimmy Fallon that he hasn’t been completely honest with his son Jack, 2, about his career.

Jack, whose mother is Pratt’s wife, actress Anna Faris, “loves everything trucks, cars and automobiles.” So much so, that he’s convinced his dad is a truck-driving firefighter.

Chris Pratt's Son Thinks He's a Firefighter
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Anna Faris Is ‘Looking At All Kinds of Options’ for Another Baby

03/12/2015 at 09:20 AM ET

Anna Faris definitely wants to have a second child. But she’s a bit wary about it, too, having given birth to son Jack nine weeks early.

“We want to, very much so, but it will definitely be a whole new complication because now I’m, like, a high-risk pregnancy, so it requires some different monitoring,” the Mom actress, 38, tells the April issue of Health, on newsstands Friday.

“My doctor’s like, ‘I don’t think you’ll have to be on bed rest the whole time.’ And I’m like, ‘I’m on a show.’ ”

Faris says she was on bed rest for a week with Jack, but that was after her water broke.

“I was having an uneventful, happy pregnancy, and so it was really a huge surprise that my water broke in the middle of the night,” she explains. “I wish we didn’t have this biological clock. I’m thinking we have to start talking about [having more kids], looking at all kinds of options.”

Anna Faris Health magazine
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Chris Pratt and Anna Faris Joke: We Left Jack at Home to Have Fun at Oscars

02/22/2015 at 09:00 PM ET

Chris Pratt and Anna Faris can’t help but have fun together.

The couple joked with Robin Roberts on the Oscars red carpet about their son Jack, who stayed home for the big night.

“We have a little toddler at home, so we’re not going home,” Faris said with a laugh.

“Not going home, not for a week. Going out drinking for a week straight. He’s 2½, he can take care of himself for a few days,” the Guardians of the Galaxy actor, who wed Faris in 2009, added with a smile.

Jack is the couple’s only child, though Pratt has said that he’d like more children in the future.

Oscars Chris Pratt Anna Faris red carpet
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Anna Faris Was ‘So Scared’ When She Went into Labor 9 Weeks Early

02/11/2015 at 12:45 PM ET

Anna Faris thought she had more than two months to go before she welcomed her first child with Chris Pratt.

But in August 2012, nine weeks ahead of her due date, the actress suddenly — and very unexpectedly — went into labor.

“My water broke in the middle of the night at seven months,” Faris, 38, says in Redbook magazine’s March issue. “We rushed to the hospital and they were able to halt active labor with magnesium.”

That night, Faris’s pregnancy plans changed: She was put on bed rest for four weeks in an attempt to delay her delivery.

“But on the seventh day, I went into labor again,” the Mom star recalls. “I was in denial. For hours I was like, ‘I’m just having indigestion.'”

Adds Faris, “Chris and I were so scared, but then Jack came out and, even though he was so tiny, he looked so good to us.”

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Chris Pratt: Disciplining My Son Is ‘So Frustrating’

01/07/2015 at 01:00 PM ET

Chris Pratt is turning to his talkative 2½-year-old son Jack for both wisdom — and a bit of parenting therapy.

The Parks and Recreation star, appearing on The Ellen DeGeneres Show Wednesday, said his verbal son, who was born prematurely, has dazzled with his thoughtfulness, seeming to understand a lot of complicated things.

“He really is a remarkable kid,” Pratt, 35, tells Ellen DeGeneres, noting the so-called Terrible Twos has not happened at his house.

But, he adds, Jack, his first child with wife Anna Faris, is already telling it like it is.

“From what I understand, most of the Terrible Two stuff is the toddler’s inability to express what they want. They know what they want, but they can’t tell you because they don’t know the words yet,” Pratt says. “He’s so vocal that it’s not that hard for him.”

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