Throwback: Chris Pratt's heartwarming promise to sick kids as Star-Lord!

    Take a trip down memory lane to 2014, when Chris Pratt made a heartfelt vow to visit sick kids as Star-Lord if 'Guardians of the Galaxy' succeeded. His loving act still touches hearts today!

    <p>Chris Pratt</p>

    Chris Pratt

    In the bustling whirl of 2023, let's wind back the clock to 2014, when our favorite "Guardians of the Galaxy" star Chris Pratt warmed hearts globally with his touching promise. Navigating through his journey as Peter "Star-Lord" Quill, Pratt showcased not only his outstanding acting prowess but also his genuine and compassionate heart.

    Stealing to give back

    “I stole the jacket and some of the wardrobe so that, if this movie comes out and does what everyone hopes it can, I can follow the example of someone -- say, like, a Russell Wilson -- and go visit kids,” Pratt candidly shared in an interview. His intention to follow in the steps of the Seattle Seahawks quarterback, known for visiting Seattle Children's Hospital during his days off, resonated with many.

    Guardians of the Galaxy

    Pratt's dedication beyond the screen

    His earnest aspiration: If the film achieved success, he aimed to bring a smile to children battling illness by paying them visits as their beloved Star-Lord. “If it was a big enough movie to where it would mean something to a kid who’s sick in the hospital for Peter Quill or Star-Lord to come visit them, I’ll do that.” Such genuine sentiments expressed by Pratt not only brought his character to life beyond the screen but also symbolized hope and strength for many children in despair.

    Revisiting these past moments evokes not just nostalgia but also a reminder of the real-life heroes amongst us. Chris Pratt, beyond his roles onscreen, reflects such a hero, seamlessly merging his reel and real life, to cast light and joy into the lives of many youngsters during their dark times. Years down the line, the reminiscence of Pratt’s heartfelt pledge continues to sparkle, reinstating faith in the profound impact of kindness and empathy in our world.

    As fans eagerly anticipate Pratt’s forthcoming ventures, the recollection of his selfless promise from 2014 remains etched in hearts, spotlighting his enduring status as a beacon of love, compassion, and genuine concern in the immense galaxy of Hollywood.

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