Go to content

Maria Shriver encourages son-in-law Chris Pratt to 'rise above the noise' amid backlash

Maria Shriver encourages son-in-law Chris Pratt to 'rise above the noise' amid backlash
/ © Cover Media

Maria Shriver has encouraged her son-in-law Chris Pratt to "rise above the noise" following the backlash he received over his wording on a recent Instagram post.

Last week, the 42-year-old actor shared a photo of him and his second wife, Katherine Schwarzenegger, captioning the post with things that he loves about her.

"Guys. For real. Look how she's looking at me! I mean. Find you somebody that looks at you like that!! You know!? We met in church. She's given me an amazing life, a gorgeous healthy daughter, she chews so loudly that sometimes i put in my ear buds to drown it out, but that's love!" the Guardians of the Galaxy star wrote about Schwarzenegger, who he married in 2019 and welcomed a daughter with last year.

Some fans believed the post subtly shaded his ex-wife, Anna Faris. They share a nine-year-old son, Jack, who was born prematurely and has since experienced an array of health issues.

Following the backlash, journalist and author Shriver, Pratt's mother-in-law, commented on the post with an uplifting message for the actor.

"I want to remind you today what a good man you are what a great father you are to Jack and Lyla what a great husband you are to Katherine what a great son in law you are to me and what a great sense of humor you have !!" the 66-year-old wrote on Friday. "I love you Chris keep being your wonderful self rise above the noise your kids love your family loves you your wife loves you what a beautiful life I'm proud of you xo."

Subscribe to our newletter!Subscribe to our newletter!
By subscribing, I agree to receive communications by email from Cogeco Média and its affiliates, including news, updates, activities and contests. You can unsubscribe at any time by using the link at the bottom of our emails or contacting us via our Privacy Policy. Please note, however, that we may still continue to send you service-related and other non-commercial communications. This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
Streaming will resume following advertisement.
The Overnight Beat
Live
On air uptil 5:30 AM