Christopher Robert ‘Chris’ Evans is an American director and actor. He is famous for his superhero roles in movies; Captain America and the Fantastic Four series.
Chris was born on June 13th 1981 in Boston, Massachusetts to Robert Evans and Lisa Capuano. His father is a dentist and his mother is an artistic director at Concord Youth Theatre. He has two sisters and a younger brother. Chris graduated from Lincoln-Sudbury Regional High School. He took acting classes at Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute, New York.
Chris began his acting career with TV series, 'Opposite Sex' in 2000. He debuted in films with 'Not Another Teen Movie' in 2001. Evans landed lead roles in 'The Perfect Score' and 'The Cellular'. He acted in Dirk Wittenborn’s film, 'Fierce People'. Evans gained popularity as a superhero, Human Torch in 'Fantastic Four' and in its sequel 'Fantastic Four - Rise of the Silver Surfer'. Chris played a role in Danny Boyle’s 'Sunshine'. Chris Evans won critical acclaim for his roles in Fantastic Four, Captain America and The Avengers. He played the lead role in the movie 'Snowpiercer'.
He is set to feature in the next thrilling edition of Captain America, Captain America – The Civil War.
Evans dated actress Jessica Biel. He is a firm supporter of LGBT rights. Evans is interested in Buddhism.
Chris Evans won the Scream Awards for ‘Best Superhero’ for Captain America: The First Avenger (2011). He was honoured with the MTV Movie Award for 'Best Fight' for the film 'The Avengers' (2013). Evans was bestowed with the Teen Choice Award for 'Choice Movie Scene Stealer' for Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) and People’s Choice Award for 'Favourite Action Movie Actor' (2015).