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Shaun Evans (born 6 March 1980 in Liverpool) is an English actor.

Evans completed a course with the National Youth Theatre before relocating to London at the age of eighteen  to study at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. His first major role was that of gay French teacher John Paul Keating in the Channel 4 comedy-drama Teachers during its second series in 2002. The following year he made his feature film debut in The Boys from County Clare, starring alongside Bernard Hill, Colm Meaney and Andrea Corr. Additional screen credits include Being Julia, The Situation, Cashback, Gone, Boy A (film), Telstar, Princess Ka'iulani and Clive Barker's horror, Dread.

On television, Evans was featured in the 2002 docudrama The Project and was seen as the Earl of Southampton in the miniseries The Virgin Queen, which premiered in November 2005 on Masterpiece Theatre on PBS in the US before airing on the BBC in January 2006. His stage work includes a UK tour of the award-winning play Blue/Orange by Joe Penhall. Recent television appearances include, Murder City, BBC's Ashes to Ashes, Gentley's Last Stand and four-part drama The Take from the novel by Martina Cole on Sky1. Evans also starred in Sparkle alongside Bob Hoskins and Stockard Channing (2007).

Evans has just finished appearing in the new Roy Smiles play Kurt and Sid, at the Trafalgar Studios, London playing Nirvana singer Kurt Cobain, opposite Danny Dyer who was playing Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Shaun Evans licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Shaun Evans (born 6 March 1980 in Liverpool) is an English actor.

Evans completed a course with the National Youth Theatre before relocating to London at the age of eighteen  to study at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. His first major role was that of gay French teacher John Paul Keating in the Channel 4 comedy-drama Teachers during its second series in 2002. The following year he made his feature film debut in The Boys from County Clare, starring alongside Bernard Hill, Colm Meaney and Andrea Corr. Additional screen credits include Being Julia, The Situation, Cashback, Gone, Boy A (film), Telstar, Princess Ka'iulani and Clive Barker's horror, Dread.

On television, Evans was featured in the 2002 docudrama The Project and was seen as the Earl of Southampton in the miniseries The Virgin Queen, which premiered in November 2005 on Masterpiece Theatre on PBS in the US before airing on the BBC in January 2006. His stage work includes a UK tour of the award-winning play Blue/Orange by Joe Penhall. Recent television appearances include, Murder City, BBC's Ashes to Ashes, Gentley's Last Stand and four-part drama The Take from the novel by Martina Cole on Sky1. Evans also starred in Sparkle alongside Bob Hoskins and Stockard Channing (2007).

Evans has just finished appearing in the new Roy Smiles play Kurt and Sid, at the Trafalgar Studios, London playing Nirvana singer Kurt Cobain, opposite Danny Dyer who was playing Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Shaun Evans licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 25

Birthday 1980-03-06

Place of Birth Liverpool, Merseyside, England, UK

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Fugue as Endeavour Morse
2015 The Scandalous Lady W as Sir Richard Worsley
2015 War Book as Tom
2012 The Last Weekend (3 episodes) as Ian
2012 Endeavour (27 episodes) as DC Endeavour Morse
2011 Wreckers as Nick
2011 Archæology as Noah
2010 Come Rain Come Shine as David Mitchell
2010 Princess Ka'iulani as Clive Davies
2009 Dread as Quaid
2009 The Take (4 episodes) as Jimmy as Jimmy
2009 Telstar: The Joe Meek Story as Billy Kuy
2008 Inspector George Gently (1 episode)
2008 Ashes to Ashes (1 episode)
2007 Boy A as Chris
2007 Sparkle as Sam
2006 Gone as Alex
2006 Cashback as Sean Higgins
2006 The Virgin Queen (4 episodes) as Earl of Southampton
2004 Being Julia as Tom Fennel
2004 Murder City (1 episode)
2003 The Boys from County Clare as Teddy
2002 The Project as Andy Clark
2001 Teachers (10 episodes) as JP

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