Date of birth: June 13, 1981
Astral sign: Gemini
Christopher Robert \"Chris\" Evans is an American actor. He played Cary Baston on the television series Opposite Sex, and transitioned to a film career, starring in several hits, including Not Another Teen Movie (2001) and Fierce People (2005). He was part of the lead ensemble as the superhero the Human Torch in Fantastic Four (2005) and its sequel, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007), both box office successes. He also starred as Captain America in two commercially successful films, Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) and The Avengers (2012), a role he will reprise in a sequel set for 2014.
Chris Evans was born in Massachusetts and raised in the Boston suburb of Sudbury. His mother, Lisa Marie (née Capuano), is an artistic director at the Concord Youth Theater, and his father, G. Robert \"Bob\" Evans III, is a dentist. He is the nephew of U.S. Congressman Mike Capuano. He has two sisters, Carly, a graduate of New York University\'s Tisch School and a high school drama and English teacher,Shanna, and a younger brother, Scott, who was featured on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live. His mother is of half Italian and half Irish ancestry. Evans was raised Catholic, and graduated from Lincoln-Sudbury Regional High School.