Chris Pine made his feature film debut in 2004’s ‘The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement’, opposite Anne Hathaway. He then played Luther Scott in ‘Confession’, which released in 2005 and Jake Hardin in 2006’s ‘Just My Luck’. In 2006, Pine appeared as Danny in romantic comedy ‘Blind Dating’ and as Darwin Trevor in crime drama ‘Smokin’ Aces’. He became an international star in 2009 when he was cast as James T. Kirk in the hugely successful franchise reboot, ‘Star Trek’. Pine received a lot of praise for his portrayal of the iconic character. He played Captain Kirk again in the sequels ‘Star Trek: Into Darkness’, which released in 2013, and in ‘Star Trek: Beyond’, which released in 2016. The fourth film of the franchise is currently on hold due to some creative differences between the director and studio. The future of the movie doesn’t look very good at the moment.
Pine played the character of Will in ‘Unstoppable’, which released in 2010. He gave many great performances in the next few years including FDR Foster in ‘This Means War’, which released in 2012; Sam in 2012’s ‘People Like Us’; voiced the character of Jack Frost in ‘Rise of the Guardians’, which too released in 2012; Jack Ryan in ‘Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit’, which released in 2014; and Rex Hanson in the comedy ‘Horrible Bosses 2’, which too released in 2014. The same year, he also played Cinderella’s Prince in the musical ‘Into the Woods’. He also appeared as Caleb in the sci-fi thriller ‘Z for Zachariah’, which released in 2015.
In 2016, Pine played Bernie Webber in ‘The Finest Hour’ and starred as a bank robber in the crime-drama ‘Hell or High Water’, which was directed by David Mackenzie and written by Taylor Sheridan. The latter also starred Jeff Bridges and Ben Foster. Pine played Mr. Murry in the fantasy adventure ‘A Wrinkle in Time’, which released in 2018. He also portrayed the character of Robert Bruce, Earl of Carrick in the biographical drama ‘Outlaw King’, which too released in 2018. Pine voiced the character of Peter Parker in the animated hit ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’, which was also released in 2018. He has voiced various characters in the animated comedy ‘SuperMansion’ which started in 2015 and is still growing in popularity.
Pine is an amazing actor who puts a lot of effort into his roles and does a great job with every character that he portrays. At this point, the question that might be circling your mind is what and when is the next Chris Pine movie coming? Well, the good news is that we have a clear answer to that question. Here’s the list of upcoming Chris Pine films scheduled to release in 2019 and 2020. We can only hope that the latest Chris Pine movies would be as good as some of his recent ones.
1. Wonder Woman 1984 (2020)
‘Wonder Woman 1984’ is the sequel to the 2017 hit ‘Wonder Woman’ and is being directed by Patty Jenkins. The plot of the movie is known at this time but as the title suggests the movie will be set in 1984. ‘Wonder Woman’ was the first movie to feature a female superhero in the lead. The movie was a huge success at the box-office and was also loved by the critics as well. The expectations of the fans from the movie are very high. Pine will reprise the role of Steve Trevor in the movie. His performance in the first movie received a lot of praise and he will definitely be great in the second one as well. The movie also stars Gal Gadot, Kristen Wiig, Robin Wright, and Pedro Pascal. ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ is all set to hit the theatres worldwide on June 5, 2019.