‘Jurassic World’: Bryce Dallas Howard Was Paid ‘So Much Less’ Than Co-Star Chris Pratt

<p>Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard are the two leads in the<em> <a href="https://ift.tt/HcgOdUe World</a></em> franchise. Pratt might be a bigger star, but the two actors have around the same amount of screen time. Recently, Bryce Dallas Howard revealed that despite being a co-lead in <em>Jurassic World</em>, she was paid a lot less than Pratt in the <a href="https://ift.tt/T3GJfwb movie and its subsequent sequels</a>.</p> <h2>Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard co-star in the ‘Jurassic World’ movies</h2> <figure class="wp-block-image size-custom-image-1200"><img loading="lazy" width="3600" height="2400" src="https://ift.tt/fAm58CB" alt="Bryce Dallas Howard and Chris Pratt attend the premiere of Jurassic World Dominion" class="wp-image-3131520" srcset="https://ift.tt/BpTUIm1 3600w, https://ift.tt/4q3NSQI 150w, https://ift.tt/pVeH2bg 640w, https://ift.tt/Wqnp4Zm 768w, https://ift.tt/HmIsAcO 1024w, https://ift.tt/yNYP3RA 1536w, https://ift.tt/uZw73ai 2048w, https://ift.tt/RErY3OK 1200w, https://ift.tt/8ZohB7c 90w" sizes="(max-width: 3600px) 100vw, 3600px" /><figcaption>Bryce Dallas Howard and Chris Pratt | Emma McIntyre/WireImage</figcaption></figure> <p><em>Jurassic World</em> is a new trilogy that continues the story of the original <em>Jurassic Park </em>movies. Bryce Dallas Howard plays Claire Dearing, who begins as a Jurassic World executive before seeing the error of her ways and becoming more of an activist for dinosaurs later. <a href="https://ift.tt/3XNhFc4 Pratt plays Owen Grady</a>, a velociraptor trainer and former Navy SEAL who works in the park. </p> <p>Both were the central characters for the first film along with<em> Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom</em> and <em>Jurassic World Dominion</em>. In <em>Dominion</em>, the two actors teamed up with the original <em>Jurassic Park</em> trio which <a href="https://ift.tt/0xutjTP Jeff Goldblum</a>, Sam Neill, and Laura Dern. </p> <h2>Howard was paid less than Pratt for ‘Jurassic World’</h2> <figure class="wp-block-embed is-type-rich is-provider-twitter wp-block-embed-twitter"><div class="wp-block-embed__wrapper"> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-width="550" data-dnt="true"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Bryce Dallas Howard: I Made 'So Much Less' Money Than Chris Pratt on <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/JurassicWorld?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#JurassicWorld</a> Sequels, but He Fought for Pay Equity <a href="https://ift.tt/t6qrRe5>— Variety (@Variety) <a href="https://twitter.com/Variety/status/1559179744318562304?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">August 15, 2022</a></blockquote><script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </div></figure> <p>While Howard and Pratt were co-leads for the <em>Jurassic World</em> trilogy, <a href="https://ift.tt/H64DaWK" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Variety</a> reported in 2018 that Howard was being paid less than her co-star. The outlet shared that the <em>The Help</em> actor earned $2 million less than Pratt, earning $8 million while Pratt was paid $10 million. However, Howard says that these numbers aren’t accurate.</p> <p>In an interview with <a href="https://ift.tt/71GMa4W" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Insider</a> to promote the home release of <em>Jurassic World Dominion</em>, Howard shares she was paid “so much less” than what had been reported. She doesn’t give an exact number, but she says the gap between her and Pratt was much larger. </p> <blockquote class="wp-block-quote"><p>“The reports were so interesting because I was paid so much less than the reports even said, so much less,” Howard explains. “When I started negotiating for <em>Jurassic</em>, it was 2014 and it was a different world, and I was at a great disadvantage. And, unfortunately, you have to sign up for three movies and so your deals are set.”</p></blockquote> <h2 id="h-pratt-fought-for-howard-to-receive-equal-pay">Pratt fought for Howard to receive equal pay</h2> <figure class="wp-block-embed is-type-rich is-provider-twitter wp-block-embed-twitter"><div class="wp-block-embed__wrapper"> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-width="550" data-dnt="true"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Who are you inviting to your <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/JurassicWorldDominion?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#JurassicWorldDominion</a> watch party? Catch the all-new Extended Version TOMORROW with never-before-seen footage. Own it on Digital and 4K Ultra HD & Blu-ray. <a href="https://ift.tt/AnJojfi> <a href="https://t.co/y6sXC3OljU">pic.twitter.com/y6sXC3OljU</a></p>— Jurassic World (@JurassicWorld) <a href="https://twitter.com/JurassicWorld/status/1559215842381877248?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">August 15, 2022</a></blockquote><script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </div></figure> <p>While the two had different salaries based on their contracts for their movies, Bryce Dallas Howard says Pratt fought for her to get equal pay on other opportunities involving the <em>Jurassic World</em> franchise. This includes video games and rides at Universal Studios theme parks. </p> <blockquote class="wp-block-quote"><p>“What I will say is that Chris and I have discussed it, and whenever there was an opportunity to move the needle on stuff that hadn’t been already negotiated, like a game or a ride, he literally told me, ‘You guys don’t even have to do anything. I’m gonna do all the negotiating. We’re gonna be paid the same and you don’t have to think about this, Bryce,’” Howard shares. “And I love him so much for doing that. I really do, because I’ve been paid more for those kinds of things than I ever was for the movie.”</p></blockquote> <p><em>Jurassic World Dominion</em> is available to buy on digital and 4K Ultra HD & Blu-Ray on August 16. </p> <p><strong>RELATED: <a href="https://ift.tt/1WcQAGE 6 ‘Jurassic Park’ Movies Ranked from Worst to Best</a></strong></p>

‘Jurassic World’: Bryce Dallas Howard Was Paid ‘So Much Less’ Than Co-Star Chris Pratt
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