Many TV lovers would probably know the controversial American Horror Story character – Tate Langdon who was portrayed by Evan Peters in the 2011 FX anthology series. Evan is famous as an American television and movie actor. His movie debut was made on the set of the 2004 film titled Clipping Adam which earned him the Best Breakthrough Performance award at the Phoenix Film Festival.
Since then, the talented actor’s career in the entertainment industry has been on an upward trail, he has made appearances in a few films which include X-Men: Days of Future Past, American Animals, The Lazarus Effect and X-Men: Apocalypse. Apart from appearing in movies, the actor has played supporting roles in television shows like Invasion, Pose, One Tree Hill and Phil of the Future.
Who Is Evan Peters?
Evan Thomas Peters was born in St. Louis, Missouri, on the 20th of January 1987 to Phil and Julia Peters. His father works as the vice president in charge of administration at the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation. The talented entertainer was born and raised in a Catholic family alongside his brother Andrew Peters and his half-sister from his father’s side – Michelle. His interest in entertainment was kindled right from his formative years and he started training from early on. When his family eventually relocated to Grand Blanc, he developed an interest in modeling and subsequently became part of a local acting class.
For his early education, he attended a Catholic Grade School. He first attended Grand Blanc Community High School, but in pursuit of an acting career, the young entertainer had to relocate to Los Angeles where he attended Burbank High School. He did not stay long enough to graduate from Burbank High, instead, he chose to drop out and be homeschooled.
As previously mentioned, Evan Peters made his acting debut in 2004 on the set of the movie Clipping Adam where he played Adam Sheppard. The actor was handpicked by the producer of the movie himself and his nuanced and outstanding performance earned him the Best Breakthrough Performance Award at the Phoenix Film Festival. Not a bad way to start a career.
The young actor has an estimated net worth of $3 million which he accrued over his many years in the entertainment industry, especially with his roles in the American Horror Story anthology franchise. A sizeable portion of his net worth emanated from several commercials he has undertaken in the past for companies like Kellogg’s, Sony, Play Station, Papa John’s Pizza, Progressive Insurance and Moviefone.
Relationship with Emma Roberts, Wife, Girlfriend
Evan Peters is currently unmarried, but he is presently in a relationship with Emma Roberts whom he met on the set of Adult World in 2012. Emma is a talented and well known American actress who has been in the industry since she was ten years old.
The couple got a lot of negative publicity in 2013 when they lodged in a hotel room in Montreal Quebec Canada and had the cops called on them after they got into a loud dispute and physical altercation. It was reported that the two were already striking out at each other by the time the police arrived. On arrival at the scene, the police did not deem it necessary to arrest Evan since his girlfriend seemed unharmed, but they arrested Emma who was released a few hours later when Evan declined to press charges against her.
The couple later released a joint statement dismissing the dispute as an unfortunate misunderstanding, they further said that they will work together to get past that stage in their lives. In March 2014, Evan Peters confirmed that they were officially engaged.
Before his relationship with Emma, the actor had been in relationships with several other women. In 2011, he was involved with Alexia Quinn, an American actress. However, their relationship did not last long, and they got separated after a year.
His American Horror Story co-star Alexandra Breckenridge was his first serious relationship in the spotlight. The two got together in 2007 and for almost three years, they were seen everywhere together but unfortunately, their relationship hit the rocks in 2010. In addition to that, Evan Peters has been linked to Pixie Geldof, Lindsay Lohan, and Lucy Hale in the past.