Luke Evans

 


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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Luke Evans is known for:



The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies



Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast



The Fate of the Furious

The Fate of the Furious



The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug



The Grand Tour

The Grand Tour



The Alienist

The Alienist



El Hormiguero

El Hormiguero



The Great Train Robbery

The Great Train Robbery


Luke Evans Movie Credits


Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll

Character : Clive Richards

Immortals

Character : Zeus

Tamara Drewe

Character : Andy Cobb

 

Clash of the Titans

Character : Apollo

The Raven

Character : Detective Emmett Fields

The Three Musketeers

Character : Aramis

Fast & Furious 6

Character : Shaw

Blitz

Character : DI Craig Stokes

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

Character : Bard the Bowman

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

Character : Bard

No One Lives

Character : Driver

Dracula Untold

Character : Dracula / Vlad Tepes

Ashes

Character : JB

Beauty and the Beast

Character : Gaston

Furious 7

Character : Owen Shaw

Flutter

Character : Adrian

High-Rise

Character : Richard Wilder

Message from the King

Character : Wentworth

The Girl on the Train

Character : Scott Hipwell

State Like Sleep

Character : Emile

Professor Marston and the Wonder Women

Character : Dr. William Moulton Marston

Robin Hood

Character : Sheriff's Thug

Taboo

Character : Billy

The Fate of the Furious

Character : Owen Shaw

Anna

Character : No character defined

Ma

Character : No character defined

10x10

Character : Lewis

McKellen: Playing the Part

Character : No character defined

Murder Mystery

Character : No character defined

Midway

Character : Commander Wade McClusky

The Kylie Show

Character : Himself

J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit

Character : Bard

Fast & Furious: Supercharged

Character : Shaw

Luke Evans Tv Credits


The Great Train Robbery

Character : Bruce Reynolds

El Hormiguero

Character : Himself

The Alienist

Character : John Moore

The Grand Tour

Character : Himself