Aberbargoed, Wales, UK
Luke shifted to Cardiff in Wales at the age of 17 (in 1996). This is where he studied under the guidance of an established singing coach, Louise Ryan. He won a scholarship to The London Studio Centre in Kings Cross, London in the year 1997. He graduated in 2000.
- Father – David Evans
- Mother – Yvonne Evans
- Siblings – None
6 ft or 183 cm
79 kg or 174 pounds
Girlfriend / Boyfriend / Spouse
In September 2010, Luke was connected to one of the female Public Relations (PR) executives. He was romantically linked. But, that female executive replied with –
“Luke’s lovely – we’re really old friends and it just sort of happened. We are nowhere near engaged but things are really good.”
He has further dated –
- Jon Kortajarena (2014-2016, 2017) – Spanish model, Jon Kortajarena and Luke first dated together for two years from 2014 to 2016. They reconciled in April 2017 once again and romanced for some more time. They called it quits later in the year.
- Victor Turpin (2018-Present) – In May 2018, Luke was first seen with actor Victor Turpin. But, the fans were speculating that the two were already dating for months before their public appearance. In October 2018, they were present at British GQ 30th Anniversary Party together.
Race / Ethnicity
- Gay actor
- Great personality
- Has acted in the theatre play, Hardcore as a gay p*rn star
Italian lifestyle brand, POLICE (2012).
He was raised as Jehovah’s Witness.
Best Known For
His stage roles in Rent, Miss Saigon, Small Change and Piaf to theatergoers and to filmgoers for his roles in Immortals, The Three Musketeers, Clash of the Titans, and Tamara Drewe.
2003 stage musical short film, Taboo for his role as Billy.
First TV Show
He has done various cameo appearances in television shows. The first one being The Kylie Show, which was shown as a TV movie (of comedy genre) in 2007. He appeared in it as himself.
Luke has also made it to other shows as well like Made in Hollywood (2010-2011), Up Close With Carrie Keagan (2010-2011), Janela Indiscreta (2011-2013) and others.
Luke does exercises and keeps himself fit and in shape. Talking about the fitness at the Fast & Furious 6 premiere in London, he revealed –
“I was already quite fit and in shape already because I’d been working on ‘The Hobbit’, and that’s a very physical role in itself. For this I had to get myself in a martial arts style fitness, getting myself fast on my feet and get really supple so I could kick people in the head and shit like that.”
Luke Evans Facts
- Luke was born in Aberbargoed, which is a small town, situated in the Rhymney Valley of South Wales.
- He is gay, about which he openly told in his early career.
- He is a theatre as well as a film actor.
- He has acted in the 2013 movie – Fast & The Furious 6 in a negative role as Owen Shaw.
- He drove the flip car in the 6th installment of the Fast & The Furious franchise.
- Other films, which he has done include The Three Musketeers (2011), The Raven (2012), The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013).
- He has played the role of 2 Greek gods in films – Apollo in “Clash of the Titans” (2010) and Zeus in “Immortals” (2011).
- In The Great Gatsby, he was considered first for the role of Tom Buchanan.
- He gave his first film audition at 30.
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