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Who Is The Most Famous Evan In The World?

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Vote up all of the Evans you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Evan can you think of? The famous Evans below have many different professions, including notable actors named Evan, famous athletes named Evan, and even musicians named Evan. There are men and women named Evan on this list. 

Evan Rachel Wood is certainly one of the most famous Evans on this list. One of the famous actresses named Evan, she is best known for playing Dolores in Westworld. The Wrestler, Thirteen, and Across the Universe are among her other notable projects.

Another of the famous people with the first name Evan is Evan Peters. He is an actor and frequent collaborator of Ryan Murphy. He portrayed Quicksilver in several X-Men films.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Evan? Just add them to the list!

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  • Evan Thomas Peters (born January 20, 1987) is an American actor, best known for his multiple roles on the FX anthology series American Horror Story, Stan Bowes in the first season of the FX drama ...more
  • Evan Handler (born January 10, 1961) is an American actor who is best known for playing Harry Goldenblatt, a divorce attorney and later husband of Charlotte York on Sex and the City (2002–2004) and ...more
  • Evan Sanders (born Stevanus Alexander; November 8, 1981 in Biak, Papua, Indonesia) is an actor and a singer. He was a VJ for MTV Indonesia. In August 2008 he released his first solo album - ...more
  • Evan Jones (born April 1, 1976) is an American actor who worked in films such as 8 Mile, Jarhead, Gangster Squad, The Book of Eli, Glory Road, and A Million Ways to Die in the West. Jones was a cast ...more
  • Evan Rachel Wood (born September 7, 1987) is an American actress, model, and musician. She is the recipient of a Critics' Choice Television Award as well as three Primetime Emmy Award nominations and ...more
  • Ed McBain (October 15, 1926 – July 6, 2005) was an American author and screenwriter. Born Salvatore Albert Lombino, he legally adopted the name Evan Hunter in 1952. While successful and well known as ...more
  • Evan Griffith Dando (born March 4, 1967) is an American musician and frontman of the Lemonheads. He has also embarked on a solo career and collaborated on songs with various artists. In December 2015 ...more
  • Evan Leslie Harris (born 21 October 1965) is a British Liberal Democrat politician. He was the Member of Parliament (MP) for Oxford West and Abingdon from 1997 to 2010, losing his seat in the 2010 ...more
  • Evan Jacobs (born 1964 in Michigan) is an American visual effects and 3D stereoscopic supervisor. Jacobs has overseen visual effects and served as miniatures supervisor on the feature films such as ...more
  • Evan Loyd Tanner (February 11, 1971 – September 8, 2008) was an American professional mixed martial arts fighter, writer, traveler, and adventurer. He was a former UFC Middleweight Champion and was ...more
  • Evan Lurie (born September 28, 1954 in Minneapolis, Minnesota) is an American composer and musician. He was a founding member of the band The Lounge Lizards, along with his brother John Lurie. He has ...more
  • Evan Shaw Parker (born 5 April 1944) is a British saxophone player who plays free jazz. Recording and performing prolifically with many collaborators, Parker was a pivotal figure in the development ...more
  • Daryl Christopher Sabara (born June 14, 1992) is an American actor and voice actor, known for playing Juni Cortez in the Spy Kids film series, as well as for a variety of television and film ...more
  • Evan Shelby Connell Jr. (August 17, 1924 – January 10, 2013) was a U.S. novelist, poet, and short-story writer. He also published under the name Evan S. Connell Jr. His writing covered a variety of ...more
  • Evan Michael Longoria (born October 7, 1985), nicknamed Longo, is an American professional baseball third baseman for the San Francisco Giants of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played in ...more
  • Evan Olav Næss (born August 26, 1988), known professionally as Evan Ross, is an American actor and musician. He made his acting debut in the comedy-drama film ATL (2006), and has since starred in the ...more
  • Tsai Min-you (born 12 November 1986), better known as Evan Yo, is a Taiwanese Mandopop singer-songwriter. He was signed by his management company at 14 and has been signed by Sony Music Taiwan since ...more
  • Evan Taylor Ellingson is an American actor. Ellingson grew up in La Verne, California with his three older brothers. He guest-starred on MAD TV, and then had a regular role on the Fox sitcom Titus. ...more
  • Evan Clark Williams (born March 31, 1972) is an American computer programmer and Internet entrepreneur who has founded several Internet companies. Williams was previously chairman and CEO of Twitter, ...more
  • Evan Carawan is an American hammered dulcimer player from Knoxville, Tennessee. He is the son of folk musicians Candie and Guy Carawan. Evan Carawan learned to play hammered dulcimer from his ...more
  • Evan Karagias (born November 27, 1973) is an American professional wrestler and actor.
  • Evan Welling Thomas III (born April 25, 1951) is an American journalist, historian, and author. He is the author of nine books, including two New York Times bestsellers.
  • Evan Dorkin (born April 20, 1965) is an American comics artist and cartoonist. His best known works are the comic books Milk and Cheese and Dork. His comics often poke fun at fandom, even while ...more
  • Evan Ziporyn (b. Chicago, Illinois, December 14, 1959) is an American composer of post-minimalist music with a cross-cultural orientation, drawing equally from classical music, avant-garde, various ...more
  • Evan Bird is an actor.