After Shaun Evans played the role of Endeavour Morse in the ITV series Endeavour, fans started digging into his life. Many of them wanted to know whether he was married and a few decided to peek into his past relationships and personal life. But there have been very few details about Shaun Evans’s personal life. The famous Hollywood star’s past relationships are not publicly known because of his absence on social media. He is said to be a very private person with no official Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram pages. Despite that, we investigated and found something unique about the actor’s love life.
Shaun Evans Has Never Been Married and Has Only Dated Andrea Corr
There are no records of Shaun Evans ever getting married either in secret or in the public eye. However, the actor is said to have dated a good number of reputable women both in the entertainment industry and beyond. We will only describe the ones that have been confirmed and known to be true seeing as Evans is not a social media person.
Andrea Corr (2003-2007)
- Full Name: Andrea Jane Corr
- Date of Birth: May 17, 1974
- Age: 48 years old
- Place of Birth: Dundalk, Ireland.
- Nationality: Irish
- Father: Gerry Corr
- Mother: Jean Bell
- Occupation: Musician, Pianist, Actress
- Relationship with Evans: 4 years (2003-2007)
- Reasons for Breakup: Not Disclosed
- Other Date/s: Giles Baxendale (Her manager at the time)
- Current Partner: Brett Desmond (wedded 2009)
- Children: Brett Desmond Jr, Jean Desmond
Andrea Corr is an Irish singer, songwriter, and musician who is also very good as a pianist. She was born on the 17th of May 1974 in her hometown of Dundalk. Her wonderful talent and ingenuity gained her the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) honor. She is widely regarded as among the elite group of Celtic folk and pop-rock group.
When it comes to music and entertainment, Andrea Corr has done her honors and is widely acclaimed as a successful singer but she didn’t stop there. In 1991, she made her debut as an actor, featuring as a talented singer and stage artist. She played background songs for several popular movie brands such as Warner Bros and a host of orders making her to be known as a multifaceted artist on the global stage.
What led to the relationship between Shaun Evans and Andrea Corr had to do with their roles in the acting industry. The pair met on the set of the Irish Comedy, The Great Ceili War as far back as 2003. Andrea starred in the movie together with Evans. A few weeks later, the couple stepped out and officially declared that they were seeing each other. Their relationship was not publicly declared as Evans doesn’t like to be seen too much in public but fans were thrilled by them being together.
Before meeting Evans, Andrea Corr was given the title of the “World’s Sexiest Woman” and she reveled in that role for some time during her youthful years. With little or no details about Evan’s relationship with Corr, they were mostly described in some close quarters as one of Hollywood’s perfect couples. But in 2007, the pair called it quits with their relationship and remained good friends. The reason for their breakup was not disclosed at the time. Andrea moved on and started a relationship with who would become her husband, Brett Desmond. She and Brett got married on August 21, 2009, and are blessed with two children; Brett Desmond Jr, and Jean Desmond. Before her marriage, Andrea Corr was also tipped to have dated her manager, Giles Baxendale.
Shaun’s Rumoured Link-up with Patti Smith
Shaun Evan’s role in Endeavour won him a lot of admirers around the globe and one of the most notable among them is American singer Patti Smith. The talented singer, who is also a songwriter, admitted that she thoroughly enjoyed watching the series. Later on, Shaun Evans was recorded live saying that he has a crush on the singer. Fans were curious to know whether anything later went down with the pair after that statement. Unfortunately, that was where the speculation ended as nothing ever came out of that harmless statement between two talented individuals with massive respect for each other.
Andrea Corr remains the only documented relationship that Shaun Evans ever had. The actor is still tight-lipped as far as his private life is concerned. This may not be what fans wanted but it is how he wants to live his life. Whether or not the relationship status of the Endeavour star has changed is yet to be known but he continues to be counted as single until anything else changes. Most stars are familiar with the sacrifice that comes with being famous and that is the inability to keep their life away from the public. Unfortunately, that is the price that Shaun Evans is not willing to pay. We will continue to hope that the talented Endeavour star is able to share his life with the fans but until then, Evans is as single as a bird.
Overview of Shaun Evans Career and What He Has Been Up To Lately
For a man who started his acting career some 21 years ago, Shaun Evans has undeniably put in a lot of hard work to have grown his career to be celebrated as the star he is today. His first screen role was that of John Paul Keating, a French teacher in the comedy-drama Teachers which aired on Channel 4.
As the years went by, he grew his career with acting roles in films like The Boys and Girl from County Clare (2003), Cashback (2006), Wreckers (2011), The Scandalous Lady W (2015) as well as TV series like Ashes to Ashes (2009), Silk (2012) and The Last Weekend (2012). His acting career is most prominent for his starring in Endeavour (2012-2021) as a series regular playing the character of Endeavour Morse and also as Elliot Glover on Vigil (2021).
From what we gathered, Shaun Evans has dedicated a greater part of his time to building his burgeoning acting career. Facts about his current relationship life are still as bleak as they have always been ever since he parted ways with Andrea Corr. His fans however do hope that the celebrated actor will in no time open up about his relationship status.