|Real Name/Full Name:
|Luke George Evans
|44 years old
|15 April 1979
|Pontypool, United Kingdom
|In a relationship
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Yes (Rafael Olarra)
|Is Luke Evans Gay?:
|Actor and singer
|Net Worth in 2024:
Luke Evans is a well-known actor and singer from the United Kingdom. He started his career on the stage working in many popular productions like Rent, Miss Saigon, and Piaf before featuring in the 2010 remake of Clash of the Titans. He portrayed the role of the main antagonist, Owen Shaw, in the superhit movie Fast & Furious 6 and played Bard the Bowman in the movie adaptation of The Hobbit.
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Early Life & Biography
Luke George Evans was born on 15 April 1979 in Pontypool, Wales, to his parents Yvonne and David Evans. He spent most of his childhood days in Aberbargoed, a small village in the Rhymney Valley. Evans is the only child of his parents and was raised as a Jehovah’s Witness.
At the age of 16, he left his school and shifted to Cardiff to study under the supervision of renowned singing coach Louise Ryan. Later, Evans received a scholarship to London Studio Centre from where he graduated in 2000.
Luke Evans is gay and believes that his private life is not connected to his talent or success in the entertainment industry. He has been able to keep his personal life away from the limelight and does not like to discuss his sexuality with the press.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 15 April 1979, Luke Evans is 44 years old as of today’s date 22nd February 2024. His height is 1.83 m tall, and his weight is 85 kg.
Luke Evans started his acting career in 2000 when he starred in many London’s West End productions such as Miss Saigon, Rent, La Cava, Avenue Q, and several other shows.
In 2008, he got his first major theatre role in the play Small Change, which was directed by Peter Gill at the Donmar Warehouse. His performance was highly appreciated by critics as well as audience and was also nominated for the Evening Standard Award for best newcomer. Later, several casting directors and US agencies tried to cast him in their films.
Evans made his feature film debut at the age of 30, playing the Greek god Apollo in the 2010 remake Clash of the Titans. The following year, he was seen in the movie Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll in the role of Clive, and as the Sheriff of Nottingham’s thug in the movie Robin Hood.
In 2011, he starred as DI Craig Stokes in the movie adaptation of Ken Bruen’s novel, Blitz. He was also seen in the independent movie Flutter, which was directed by Giles Borg. Evans was seen in the role of Aramis in the famous movie The Three Musketeers. He portrayed the character of King of the Gods, Zeus, in the 2011 Greek epic, Immortals.
Evans starred in the psychological horror film No One Lives, directed by Ryuhei Kitamura. He became a household name when he played the role of Owen Shaw in Furious 6 and Dracula in the film Dracula Untold. Along with Tom Hiddleston and Jeremy Irons, he was the cast of the 2014 movie High-Rise.
In 2016, Evans was seen in the thriller film The Girl on the Train along with Emily Blunt. The following year, he played the villain Gaston in Disney’s live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast. In 2018, he was seen as John Moore in the TNT television series The Alienist.
In November 2019, Evans released his debut studio album, At Last. Later, he starred in Roland Emmerich’s epic war movie Midway, co-starring Patrick Wilson, Mandy Moore, Nick Jonas, Dennis Quaid, and others.
Awards & Achievements
Luke Evans has won several awards and nominations in his illustrious career. In 2017, he won the Teen Choice Awards in the category of “Choice Movie: Villain” for his work in the movie Beauty and the Beast. He was also named one of GQ’s 50 best dressed British men.
Evans has been nominated for the 2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards, 2015 British Independent Film Awards, 2014 Acapulco Black Film Festival, 2014 Monte-Carlo Television Festival, and many more.
Net Worth & Salary of Luke Evans in 2024
As of February 2024, Luke Evans has an estimated net worth of more than $10 million. He has made this huge fortune through his successful career as a television and movie actor.
He has been a part of several commercially hit movies like Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll, Tamara Drewe, The Three Musketeers, No One Lives, Message from the King, State Like Sleep, and many more.
Evans has appeared in more than five popular television series and has also given his voice for the role of Owen Shaw in the 2013 video game Fast & Furious: Showdown. He also makes a significant amount of wealth from brand endorsements, collaborations, and sponsorships.
Luke Evans is one of the most renowned artists in the world. He is very much active on various social media platforms, including Instagram, where he has more than 2.7 million followers. He also has approximately 500k followers on Twitter.