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Who Is The Most Famous Evan In The World?

Updated December 10, 2020 550 votes 39 voters 22.5k views59 items

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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!

  • 1

    BirthplaceRaleigh, North Carolina, USA

    Alternative NameEvan Wood, Evan Rachel Woods

    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

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  • 2

    Evan Peters


    BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri, USA

    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

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  • 3

    Evan Ross


    BirthplaceGreenwich, Connecticut, USA

    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
  • 4

    Evan Goldberg


    BirthplaceVancouver, Canada

    Evan Goldberg (born May 11, 1982) is a Canadian screenwriter, film producer, and director. He has collaborated with his childhood friend Seth Rogen in several films, including Superbad (2007) (which...  more
  • 5

    Evan Handler


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    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
  • 6

    Evan Jones


    BirthplaceTexas, USA

    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
  • 7

    Evan Williams


    BirthplaceClarks, Nebraska

    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
  • 8

    Evan Spiegel


    BirthplaceLos Angeles, CA

    Evan Thomas Spiegel (born June 4, 1990) is an American businessman who is the co-founder and CEO of the American social media company Snap Inc., which he created (as Snapchat Inc.) with Bobby Murphy...  more
  • 9
    Evan Starkman (born December 18, 1984) is the Founder, CEO and President of The Bait Shoppe. He was named one of the top 500 people in events by BizBash. He is best known as a competitor on the MTV...  more
  • 10

    Evan Carawan

    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
  • 11

    Evan Yo


    BirthplaceTaipei, Taiwan

    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
  • 12

    Evan Parke


    BirthplaceKingston, Jamaica

    Alternative NameEvan Parke

    Evan Dexter O'Neal Parke (born 2 January 1968) is a Jamaican-born American actor perhaps best known for his role as Hayes in King Kong. Originally from Kingston, Jamaica, he was raised in Brooklyn,...  more
  • 13

    Evan Dorkin


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    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
  • 14

    Evan Davis


    BirthplaceWorcestershire, United Kingdom

    Evan Harold Davis (born 8 April 1962) is an English economist, journalist, and presenter for the BBC. Since autumn 2018, he has been the lead presenter of PM on BBC Radio 4. In October 2001, Davis...  more
  • 15

    Evan Bayh


    BirthplaceShirkieville, Indiana, USA

    Birch Evans Bayh III (; born December 26, 1955) is an American lawyer, lobbyist, and politician of the Democratic Party who served as the junior United States Senator from Indiana from 1999 to 2011...  more
  • 16

    Evan Sanders


    BirthplaceBiak, Indonesia

    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
  • 17

    Evan Hunter


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    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
  • 18

    Evan Farmer


    BirthplaceAsmara, Ethiopia

    Evan Ragland Farmer, Jr. (born July 28, 1972) is an American business owner, television host, radio host, actor, musician, designer/customizer, and author. He is best known for his lead role as Jerry...  more
  • 19

    Evan Dando


    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    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

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  • 20

    Evan John Jones


    BirthplaceShamokin, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Evan John Jones may refer to: Evan John Jones (politician) (1872–1952), American Republican politician Evan John Jones (witch) (1936–2003), English occultist...  more
  • 21

    Evan Karagias


    BirthplaceGastonia, North Carolina, United States of America

    Evan Karagias (born November 27, 1973) is an American professional wrestler and actor. ...  more
  • 22

    Evan E. Settle


    BirthplaceFrankfort, Kentucky, United States of America

    Evan Evans Settle (December 1, 1848 – November 16, 1899) was a U.S. Representative from Kentucky. Born in Frankfort, Kentucky, Settle attended the public schools. He was graduated from Louisville...  more
  • 23

    Evan Harris


    BirthplaceSheffield, United Kingdom

    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
  • 24

    Evan Jacobs


    BirthplaceLansing, Michigan

    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
  • 25

    Evan Longoria


    BirthplaceDowney, California

    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
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