Marvel Superheroes Chris Evans, Chris Pratt Settle Super Bowl Bet, Visit Seattle Children’s HospitalPosted: March 8, 2015 | |
It was their second hospital visit as part of a Super Bowl bet that ended in a win for everyone.
“Meeting Captain America and Star-Lord is an experience our patients will always remember. The kids were beyond excited to meet Captain America and Star-Lord.”
The bet: If Pratt’s team — the Seattle Seahawks — won the Super Bowl, Evans would visit Seattle Children’s Hospital dressed as Captain America. If Evans’ team — the New England Patriots — won, Pratt would visit Christopher’s Haven in Boston dressed as “Guardians of the Galaxy” character Star-Lord, wearing Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s jersey.
“Meeting them was a nice reprieve for us. So many of our visitors are doctors, and the conversations are medical. I can’t wait to watch the Captain America movie with Oskar. It will be like he knows him personally now.”
— Oskar’s mom Kelli Beechum
Even though the Patriots won, the two Chrises visited both hospitals. Pratt wore his Star-Lord costume to visit Boston Children’s Hospital in February, and Evans donned his Captain America duds to visit Seattle Children’s on Saturday, bearing gifts in the form of Marvel action figures and accessories….(read more)