Chris Evans, an American actor and director, came to prominence for his superhero roles as Johnny Storm/The Human Torch in Fantastic Four (2005), which earned him a MTV Movie Award for Best On-Screen Team, and in Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007), for which he received two Teen Choice Awards for Choice Movie Actor: Action Adventure and Choice Movie: Rumble. In addition, his appearance as Steve Rogers/Captain America in Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) and Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014-2015) caught attention with a Scream Award for Best Superhero and a People's Choice Award for Favorite Action Movie Actor respectively, and various nominations.
After graduating from Lincoln-Sudbury Regional High School, he attended the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in New York. In 1999, he worked as a model for ″Tyler″ in Hasbro's board game Mystery Date.
He was in a five-year relationship with actress Jessica Biel from 2001 to 2006 before dating actress Minka Kelly but their love affair ended in October 2013.