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Luke Evans

Luke Evans (born April 15th 1979) is a British actor. He was born on Pontypool but lived his early years in Crumlin, a small village in Newbridge South Wales. The rest of his childhood and Teenage years were spent in the village of Aberbargoed, South Wales, at the age of 17 when he moved to Cardiff and then in 1997 he won a scholarship to train at The London Studio Centre for 3 years. Since his graduation in 2000, Evans has starred in many of London's West End productions including La Cava, Taboo, Rent, Miss Saigon and Avenue Q as well as several fringe shows in London and at the Edinburgh Festival. In 2008 he landed a role playing Vincent in the play Small Change written and directed by Peter Gill at the Donmar Warehouse, later that same year he did his second show at the Donmar Warehouse, Piaf, in which he played Yve Montand. The following year he landed his first film role as Apollo in the Clash of the Titans (2010) remake, he later went onto play Clive in the film Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll (2010). He was then seen in Robin Hood (2010) playing the Sheriffs Thug. Evans went on to portray DI Craig Stokes in Blitz (2011), the film adaptation of Ken Bruen's novel of the same name in which he stars with Jason Statham and Paddy Considine. After that, Evans went on to play the role of Andy in acclaimed director Stephen Frears’ newest film Tamara Drewe (2010) based on Posy Simmonds' Tamara Drewe. Gemma Arterton co-stars. In early 2010 he starred in an independent movie called Flutter (2011) directed by Giles Borg. He then went on to shoot Tarsem Singhs Greek epic, Immortals (2011) in which Evans plays Zeus. Evans will be playing the role of Aramis in Constantin Film's upcoming 3D version of Alexander Dumas' book The Three Musketeers (2011), directed by Paul WS Anderson. Filming took place in Bavaria, Munich and Berlin. Evans will then star alongside John Cusack in James McTeigue's film The Raven, replacing Jeremy Renner. In the film, Evans will play Detective Fields who investigates a series of murders alongside Cusack's Edgar Allan Poe, set in mid-19th century Baltimore. Shooting is taking place in Budapest and Serbia from November 2010. Description above from the Wikipedia article Luke Evans (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.



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Born:
Apr 15, 1979 In Pontypool, Wales, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
29
First Appeared:
In the movie State Like Sleep
Latest Project:
Movie Professor Marston & the Wonder Women 2017-12-29
Known For
Poster of High-Rise
Poster of There & Back Again: A Hobbit's Tale Recut
Poster of The Great Train Robbery
Poster of El Hormiguero
Filmography

State Like Sleep (2018)

Drama
Movie
10. 1 votes

Professor Marston & the Wonder Women (2017)

History
Movie
as Dr. William Moulton Marston

Beauty and the Beast (2017)

Family Fantasy Romance
Movie
as Gaston
6.8 4073 votes

Message from the King (2017)

Thriller
Movie
as Wentworth
5.2 12 votes

The Fate of the Furious (2017)

Action Crime Thriller
Movie
as Owen Shaw
6.8 3080 votes

The Girl on the Train (2016)

Drama Romance Thriller
Movie
as Scott Hipwell
6.1 1480 votes

There & Back Again: A Hobbit's Tale Recut (2015)

Fantasy Action
Movie
as Bard / Girion
6.8 3 votes

Furious 7 (2015)

Action
Movie
as Owen Shaw
7.3 3896 votes

Bonobos: Back to the Wild (2015)

Drama
Movie
as Beni (voice)

High-Rise (2015)

Drama
Movie
as Richard Wilder
5.3 293 votes

Flutter (2015)

Drama
Movie
as Adrian
5.5 1 votes

Dracula Untold (2014)

Horror Action Drama Fantasy War
Movie
as Dracula / Vlad Tepes
6.2 2089 votes

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)

Action Adventure Fantasy
Movie
as Bard
7.1 4374 votes

No One Lives (2013)

Horror Thriller
Movie
as Driver
5.4 146 votes

Fast & Furious 6 (2013)

Action Thriller Crime
Movie
as Shaw
6.6 5025 votes

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

Adventure Fantasy
Movie
as Bard the Bowman
7.6 4179 votes

The Great Train Robbery (2013)

Drama
Series
as Bruce Reynolds
7 2 votes

The Great Train Robbery (2013)

Drama History
Movie
as Bruce Reynolds
6.7 13 votes

The Raven (2012)

Crime Thriller Mystery
Movie
as Detective Emmett Fields
6.0 388 votes

Ashes (2012)

Movie
as JB
5 4 votes

Blitz (2011)

Crime Action Thriller
Movie
as DI Craig Stokes
5.9 450 votes

Immortals (2011)

Fantasy Action Drama
Movie
as Zeus
5.7 813 votes

The Three Musketeers (2011)

Adventure Action Thriller
Movie
as Aramis
5.5 834 votes

Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll (2010)

Drama
Movie
as Clive Richards
6.8 15 votes

Tamara Drewe (2010)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Andy Cobb
5.8 114 votes

Clash of the Titans (2010)

Adventure Fantasy Action
Movie
as Apollo
5.6 2025 votes

Robin Hood (2010)

Action Adventure
Movie
as Sheriff's Thug
6.2 1286 votes

El Hormiguero (2006)

Comedy
Series
as Himself
3.5 2 votes

Taboo (2002)

Music
Movie
as Billy
6 1 votes