With keen instincts and great enthusiasm while assuming both dramatic and comedic roles, Evan Peters is an actor on the rise with a career sure to be distinct and bright.
Peters’ is best known for his breakthrough role on Ryan Murphy’s Golden Globe® and Emmy® nominated series American Horror Story. The show originally premiered in the Fall of 2011 to rave reviews from critics and fans alike. Peters’ was recognized as a stand-out actor on the show, along with Jessica Lange, he has continued on with its second and third seasons as series regulars hand selected by Ryan Murphy. The much anticipated third miniseries, American Horror Story: Coven will premiere October 9, 2013.
He will soon be seen in Twentieth Century Fox’s live-action, Sci Fi film, X-Men: Days Of Future Past. Peters will star alongside Jennifer Lawrence, Hugh Jackman, Michael Fassbender and Anna Paquin. The film is set to be released May 23, 2014.
Peters can also be seen in the indie feature films, Adult World opposite John Cusack and Emma Roberts which recently premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival and Truck Stop with Juno Temple. Peters displayed his range with various dramatic and comedic roles in films such as Kick-Ass, Gardens of the Night, and An American Crime, and in guest starring roles on the popular television series The Mentalist, House, Monk and The Office.
Evan Peters was born in St. Louis, Missouri, and currently resides in Los Angeles.