Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger's Relationship Timeline

Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger began dating in 2018 and married the following year. They share two daughters, born in 2020 and 2022. Here is a complete timeline of their relationship

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June 17, 2018: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger are first spotted together

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Pratt and Schwarzenegger were first spotted together on Father's Day 2018, enjoying a picnic lunch in Santa Barbara, California. They continued with a steady stream of dates — thanks to Schwarzenegger's mom, Maria Shriver.

"Maria helped set them up," a source told PEOPLE a few days later, adding, "It's still new."

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July 29, 2018: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger go out for ice cream

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The pair was seen out for a date in late July 2018 along with Pratt's son Jack, according to pictures obtained by the Daily Mail. The two even snuck in a sweet kiss while grabbing ice cream with Jack after attending church service.

Pratt and Schwarzenegger — the daughter of actor and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger — got cozy as they walked around with Jack and wrapped their arms around each other a few times. They were also seen making his son laugh outside the ice cream shop.

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August 2, 2018: A source says Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger are "getting more serious"

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Pratt and Schwarzenegger continued getting stronger, spending more quality time with his son. The two were spotted out and about for the second time in a week with Jack, whom Pratt shares with ex-wife Anna Faris. A source told PEOPLE the repeated sightings were normal for these two as they were spending more and more time together.

"They are spending every day together, and Katherine has met Jack several times," the source said. "They seem to be getting more serious."

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August 5, 2018: Chris Pratt joins Katherine Schwarzenegger and her family for dinner

Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger Are Spotted Exiting Sunday Church Services in Los Angeles

The actor grabbed dinner with Schwarzenegger and her family on Aug. 5, 2018. Her brother Patrick Schwarzenegger posted a video from the meal on his Instagram Story where Pratt and Katherine were seated at the end of the table.

The family gathering came after Pratt and Schwarzenegger were spotted leaving church together earlier in the day. The two were all smiles as they said goodbye to friends before hopping in Pratt's Tesla and heading out.

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August 10, 2018: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger go "on a church date"

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The new couple stepped out for a casual date in L.A. just five days after Pratt shared dinner with Schwarzenegger and her family.

"They went on a church date," a source told PEOPLE, adding that after the service at Zoe Church ended, they headed to Beauty & Essex for dinner, where they shared dishes like Tomato Soup Dumplings, Thai Shrimp, Tuna Poke and Filet with their group of friends.

"They were in high spirits," the source added of Pratt and Schwarzenegger.

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September 2018: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger are "both serious about the relationship"

Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger are smitten after a date night at R+D Kitchen

As of Labor Day weekend 2018, the couple's summer romance was still in full bloom as sources said the two continued to grow closer to each other by the day.

"It's only been a couple of months, but they're both serious about the relationship and hopeful for the future," a source close to the couple told PEOPLE. "Chris doesn't just date to date, and neither does Katherine. She's very excited."

"Chris and Katherine are very happy together," said the source close to them, although Pratt's rep denied reports of an engagement. "They're very compatible and have a lot in common."

"Family is very important to both of them, as well as their spirituality," added the insider. "She's very, very sweet and maternal and great with his son."

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September 9, 2018: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger enjoy wine tasting in Napa Valley

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Katherine Schwarzenegger Pratt and Chris Pratt. RoundPondEstate/Instagram

The pair delighted themselves in a weekend filled with sunshine and wine just after Labor Day 2018 at the Round Pond Estate winery in Napa, California. They sipped on local vino with friends — including Pratt's brother, Cully — and posed together for a series of photos. The winery shared images of the afternoon to Instagram, adding that the two were "every bit as warm and hilarious as you'd think!"

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October 31, 2018: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger spend Halloween with Pratt's ex-wife and her new boyfriend

Chris Pratt, Katherine Schwarzenegger, Anna Faris, Michael Barrett. Getty (3); Splash News

Pratt's son Jack had one special Halloween with Dad, mom Anna Faris — and the former couple's new significant others.

The happy group was spotted smiling and laughing together as they all walked around in costumes. Jack was covered head-to-toe in a ninja costume, while Pratt and girlfriend Schwarzenegger matched as Vikings.

Faris' cinematographer, then-boyfriend Michael Barrett, seemed to be dressed as Daenerys from Game of Thrones while Faris looked like a modern-day Snow White.

During the fun outing, Jack and Schwarzenegger also carried matching bright orange pumpkins to collect their candy.

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November 7, 2018: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger go out after his divorce is finalized


On Nov. 7, 2018, the same day Pratt and Faris settled their divorce, the Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom actor was spotted out and about with Schwarzenegger. The couple seemed in good spirits, smiling on their outing.

A source told PEOPLE that while the relationship was still relatively new, an engagement could be right around the corner.

"They're such a great fit together," the insider said. "It's only been a few months, but Chris and Katherine are both very serious about the relationship, and their friends wouldn't be surprised if they got engaged sooner rather than later."

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December 11, 2018: Chris Pratt spends time with Katherine Schwarzenegger's brother, Patrick

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After lunch with her parents and Thanksgiving with the family, Pratt made time for some potential future brotherly bonding on Dec. 11, 2018, at a basketball game with Schwarzenegger's younger brother Patrick. The two sat courtside for the L.A. Clippers game against the New York Knicks after being spotted out and about in L.A. that evening and looked to be having a great time together.

"You can tell Chris knows Katherine's family really well," a source told PEOPLE. "Chris always seems very comfortable around her family. It's like he is part of the family."

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December 13, 2018: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger go Instagram official

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Pratt made his relationship Instagram official by publicly raving about his girlfriend for the first time in honor of her 29th birthday on Dec. 13.

"Happy Birthday Chief! Your smile lights up the room. I've cherished our time together," he captioned his sweet collage.

Pratt continued his sweet message, "Thrilled God put you in my life. Thankful for the laughs, kisses, talks, hikes, love and care."

The post revealed never-before-seen candid moments of the low-key couple, who have been spotted riding bikes, going on multiple church dates together and hanging out with each other's families.

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January 11, 2019: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger get engaged

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After helping his girlfriend move homes over the weekend of Jan. 11, 2019, Pratt announced on Instagram on Jan. 14 that he and Schwarzenegger were engaged.

"Sweet Katherine, so happy you said yes!" he wrote alongside the cuddly pic. "I'm thrilled to be marrying you. Proud to live boldly in faith with you. Here we go!"

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January 2019: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger move in together


Shortly after news of their engagement, it was revealed the bride- and groom-to-be were living together in west Los Angeles.

"Since they started dating, Katherine has taken Chris to all of her favorite neighborhood places," an insider told PEOPLE. "And Chris clearly likes her neighborhood."

Pratt's ex Faris also lives in the neighborhood; per the couple's divorce settlement, they agreed to live no more than five miles apart until their son Jack finishes sixth grade.

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January 25, 2019: Chris Pratt says he wants "lots of kids" with Katherine Schwarzenegger


While promoting Lego Movie 2: The Second Part in January 2019, Pratt opened up about his life goals to Entertainment Tonight.

"The future? Oh. Lots of kids," he said.

The actor also said he wants to work less. "Maybe less time spent working, more time spent enjoying life," he told ET. "I always want to be that guy that works to live, not lives to work. I think [I want to spend] just a lot of time at the farm and a lot of time catching a lot of fish and seeing lots of sunsets."

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2019: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger spend time on the farm

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Regarding life on the farm, the Washington space is where Pratt often shares his Instagram posts and where his fiancée spent a lot of time following their engagement.

The two often post photos of the actor's adorable sheep and other small animals, joking about his Hollywood status ("I literally cut my hand today i think, on a lamb," Pratt once wrote) and dropping knowledge about the creatures' habits.

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March 9, 2019: Katherine Schwarzenegger talks about wedding planning with Chris Pratt

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With sources telling PEOPLE the couple is likely planning an intimate fall or winter wedding, Schwarzenegger opened up about the process in a March 2019 interview with ET.

"I feel like we're all really involved in wedding planning," she said at the premiere of the IMAX film Superpower Dogs. "I think that, you know, for me, my family is very involved. I'm very involved, [Chris is] very involved … So it's a great combination of everything and just a really exciting and fun [time]."

She added, "I'm very happy in all areas of my life, and I feel really blessed and really lucky."

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April 22, 2019: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger make their red carpet debut

Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger

One day after taking Jack to Easter mass, the couple hit the red carpet together (for the first time!) for the Avengers: Endgame premiere in L.A. in 2019.

The Star-Lord actor donned a classic black suit with gray accessories, while his fiancée complemented him in a metallic Monique Lhuillier gown.

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June 8, 2019: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger get married

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On June 8, 2019, Pratt and Schwarzenegger wed in Montecito, California, during an intimate ceremony.

"You can tell today is the happiest day for Katherine. She hasn't stopped smiling. And Chris seems giddy with excitement," a source said. "The venue is beautiful. Lots of flowers and greenery everywhere. It's a very romantic setting for a wedding."

The source added, "The whole family took wedding photos, including her parents, Maria [Shriver] and Arnold [Schwarzenegger]. Everyone just looked so happy."

Guests in attendance included his son Jack, her siblings (Patrick, Christopher and Christina) and close friend Rob Lowe and his sons, John Owen and Matthew.

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April 25, 2020: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger are expecting

Chris Pratt And Wife Katherine Schwarzenegger Pratt Hold Hands During The Coronavirus Outbreak As They Go For A Walk Overlooking The Pacific Ocean Near Their Santa Monica, Ca Home
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PEOPLE confirmed some big news on April 25, 2020: the couple is expecting!

The baby would be The Gift of Forgiveness author's first child and the second for Pratt, who shares his son, Jack, with ex-wife Faris. In February, Faris confirmed her engagement to cinematographer Michael Barrett.

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August 10, 2020: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger welcome baby Lyla

In August 2020, the couple welcomed their first child together. The newborn joined her big brother Jack.

"We are beyond thrilled to announce the birth of our daughter, Lyla Maria Schwarzenegger Pratt," Chris captioned an Instagram post of his baby daughter's hand on Aug. 10. "We couldn't be happier. Both mom and baby are doing great. We are extremely blessed. Love Katherine and Chris."

A source told PEOPLE: "They knew they were having a girl and were thrilled about it. Kat had a good pregnancy, and she is hoping for a quick recovery. So far, so good."

"She is going through all the first-time mom emotions," the source added. "She is extremely happy but a bit tired and overwhelmed. Chris keeps being amazing, though. It's comforting for Kat that he is already a dad and understands how it is to have a newborn."

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December 16, 2021: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger are expecting another child

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PEOPLE exclusively confirmed on Dec. 16 that Schwarzenegger was expecting a second child with Pratt in 2022.

The couple is already the proud parents to daughter Lyla Maria. Pratt is also a dad to son Jack from his previous relationship with Faris.

The exciting news came after Pratt honored his wife on her 32nd birthday with a sweet social media tribute.

"Happy Birthday Honey! You are such a wonderful wife, mother, step-mother, and life partner. I simply can't imagine how lost I'd be without you," the Jurassic World actor wrote on Instagram, alongside a gallery of photos featuring Schwarzenegger during a sunny boat outing.

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February 14, 2022: Chris Pratt celebrates Valentine's Day with socks featuring Katherine Schwarzenegger's face

On Valentine's Day, Schwarzenegger revealed in an Instagram Story that Pratt was wearing socks featuring the couples' faces, plus hearts and the word "love" in honor of the holiday on Monday.

She wrote "Happy Valentines Day My Love" and "Oh Okayyyyy" while playing the song "L.O.V.E." by Frank Sinatra.

Pratt also honored Katherine on his own Instagram Stories with a series of photos. One of the photos featured Katherine standing in front of a cherry blossom tree with text that read, "Happy Valentine's Day to my little cherry blossom."

Another showed Katherine skiing with the caption, "Happy Valentine's Day to my little snow buddy."

In the third photo featuring the text "Happy Valentine's Day to one hot momma," Katherine could be seen feeding their daughter, Lyla.

daughter, Lyla.

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May 21, 2022: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger welcome their second daughter, Eloise

On May 22, 2022, Pratt and Schwarzenegger announced they welcomed their second baby together the previous day.

"We are so excited to announce the birth of our second daughter, Eloise Christina Schwarzenegger Pratt. We feel beyond blessed and grateful," they wrote in separate Instagram posts.

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June 8, 2022: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger celebrate their third wedding anniversary

Pratt and Schwarzenegger marked their third wedding anniversary by sharing tributes on social media. The Terminal List star posted a message to his wife on Instagram alongside a series of photos of Schwarzenegger posing with him, their children and rabbits.

"Happy Anniversary to my strong, gorgeous, smart, lovely, organized, tough, kind, compassionate, wife," he wrote in the caption. "I'm a lucky man. God is so good. The kids and I are so grateful to have you. You do so much to better our lives. Thank you. I love you. We love you! ❤️❤️❤️"

Schwarzenegger also shared a heartfelt Instagram post in honor of their anniversary with two photos from their wedding day. "Happy anniversary my love angel face 💓 I love you more every day and feel so lucky to live life with you," she wrote in the caption. "Thanks for being the best husband, partner, and father ever."

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June 18, 2022: Katherine Schwarzenegger shares first photo of baby Eloise to celebrate Chris Pratt on Father's Day

On June 18, 2022, Schwarzenegger shared the first photos of baby Eloise, including images of the newborn resting in Schwarzenegger's lap and wearing a pair of Mary Jane socks, Pratt cooking in the kitchen and a batch of lactation cookies with a handwritten note that read: "Welcome home!"

The next day, Schwarzenegger honored Pratt and her father, Arnold, for Father's Day, sharing photos of the actors with her kids and enjoying cigars together.

"My guys! Happy Father's Day to my wonderful dad/fun filled Opa, and to my amazing and loving husband. I am so grateful. We are all so lucky to have you both!" she captioned the post. Her mom Maria Shriver wrote in the comment section, "so sweet," and included a heart emoji.

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June 21, 2022: Katherine Schwarzenegger praises Chris Pratt on his birthday

In honor of Pratt's 43rd birthday, Schwarzenegger shared a birthday tribute of intimate family photos on Instagram.

"Birthday Boy!" she wrote in her caption. "Happy birthday to you! We love you so much! I feel like the luckiest in the world to live life with you."

Schwarzenegger continued, "You're the most loving father, the most supportive partner and you have the biggest heart and we are so blessed to feel and witness your love. Happy happy handsome."

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February 3, 2023: Katherine Schwarzenegger says she and Chris Pratt are intentional about protecting their kids' privacy

During an appearance on the Good Instincts podcast, Schwarzenegger gave a bit of insight into her and Pratt's parenting style. She shared that the couple have made a very intentional decision to keep their children out of the public eye.

"It was such an intentional choice of my parents [when I was] growing up to give the gift of privacy," the author said. "My mom and my dad made it a point to not have us go on red carpets, not have us be shown around, and really allow us the privacy that allowed us to have as normal a childhood as possible."

Schwarzenegger continued: "It's such an important thing that my parents gave me that Chris and I really wanted to be able to give to our kids as well. It was a very intentional choice and one that I'm super protective of."

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February 15, 2023: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger visit Super Nintendo World

Pratt and Schwarzenegger were two of the first people to experience Super Nintendo World at Universal Studios Hollywood.

"You guys are going to freak when you see this place!!!" the actor wrote on Instagram. "#SuperNintendoWorld is AWESOME!"

The new park area is slated to open just weeks before Pratt's film The Super Mario Bros. Movie hits theaters on April 7.

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April 4, 2023: Chris Pratt says he felt "really broken" before meeting Katherine Schwarzenegger

During an appearance on The Drew Barrymore Show, Pratt opened up about the days and months before he met Schwarzenegger.

"There was a moment in my life that I was really struggling and felt really broken," he said. "For me, [it was] my own journey finding a higher power and leaning on that. And then shortly later, [I met] the woman of my dreams."

The Jurassic World star and Schwarzenegger first became acquainted at church, where Pratt admitted to "sneaking some glances" at the author during service.

"I met Katherine — now it's been five, six years ago. God has a fast-forward button, you know. When it's right — boom! — you're hit. You fall in love, you get married," he said. "It's all about timing. There's a perfect plan out there for you. And I think you have to have faith. The minute you have faith, it falls into place."

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May 3, 2023: Chris Pratt says Katherine Schwarzenegger's favorite movie of his is 'Bride Wars'

Katherine Schwarzenegger and Chris Pratt attend the World Premiere of Marvel Studios' "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3"
Katherine Schwarzenegger and Chris Pratt. Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic

Pratt and Schwarzenegger attended the New York City premiere of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 together. On the red carpet, Pratt admitted that his wife usually prefers a different genre of film.

"Her favorite movie is Bride Wars," Pratt told PEOPLE. "Katherine is a huge fan of Bride Wars. She calls that 'true cinema.' "

"I think that might be one of the only movies of mine she's seen," the actor said of the romantic comedy.

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June 8, 2023: Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger celebrate their fourth wedding anniversary

Katherine Schwarzenegger and Chris Pratt Celebrate 4 Years of Marriage: I Love Life with You

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Pratt and Schwarzenegger marked their fourth wedding anniversary with sweet Instagram posts.

The Jurassic World actor shared a photo of the pair smiling as they visited their wedding venue in Montecito. “Happy Anniversary!! Mom and dads first night away in three years," Pratt wrote in the caption. "Back to the spot where we said “I do!” Love you honey!”

Meanwhile, Schwarzenegger shared sweet photos of the couple on the beach, as well as beautiful shots of the wedding venue's greenery.

“Came back to the place where it all happened ♥️ happy anniversary to my love angel face. I love life with you ♥️,” she wrote.

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