What is Chris Evans net worth ? $70 Million
How did Chris Evans Earn His Money and Wealth?
Chris Evans was born in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, on 13th June, 1981. His family moved to suburban Sudbury when he was 11 years-old. He started taking active interest in acting from his school days. Later he moved to New York and attended the Lee Strasberg Theater Institute.Evans made one of his first appearances on “The Fugitive” (2000), a remake of the 1960s series and feature film along with Harrison Ford. He continued doing small roles in movies like “Cherry Falls” (2000) and “The Newcomers” (2000). He then acted in a major film, “Not Another Teen Movie” (2001).
He continued acting in movies like “Just Married” (2003) and “Eastwick” (2002). In 2004, he appeared in a teen comedy, “The Perfect Score” (2004), playing an average student who takes part in a plot to steal the SAT test. He got a major break when he bagged the lead role in the kidnapping thriller, “Cellular” (2004). Despite good performances by lead actors, the movie failed to do well at the box-office. Evans then went on to play Johnny Storm in “Fantastic Four” (2005), 20th Century Fox’s adaptation of the Marvel comic. Although the film was not very well received, Evans was noted for his energetic, unfettered performance.
The year 2007 saw the second installment of the Marvel franchise Fantastic Four. Evans received positive reviews for his performance. In 2008, Chris Evans was a part of the movie “Street Kings” (2008), playing the character Detective Paul Diskant. In the same year, Chris also worked on the movie “The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond” (2008). The following year he appeared in the science-fiction thriller “Push”(2009), with Dakota Fanning and Camilla Belle in which Evans performed his own fight scenes. In 2010, he starred in “Puncture”. The film was selected to debut at the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival as one of the Spotlight projects for the 10th anniversary of the festival. Evans also appeared in Sylvain White’s “The Losers”, an adaptation of the comic-book series from the DC Comics imprint Vertigo. Evans then appeared in another comic-book adaptation, “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World”, where he portrayed Lucas Lee.
In 2011, Evans played the Marvel Comics character Captain America in “Captain America: The First Avenger”. Evans signed on to appear in multiple films as Captain America, and again reprised the role in the 2012 film “The Avengers”. He also starred opposite Michael Shannon in “The Iceman”. In 2014, Evans starred in “Captain America: The Winter Soldier”. He also starred in the romantic comedy “Playing It Cool”. His directorial debut, “Before We Go”, was also released at the same time and debuted at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival.
In 2015, he played Captain America again in “Avengers: Age of Ultron”, and again reprised the role for the 2016 sequel “Captain America: Civil War”. He starred in the family drama “Gifted” in 2017. In 2018, Evans will be seen making his Broadway debut alongside Michael Cera in “Lobby Hero”, directed by Trip Cullman. Evans has made a major portion of his wealth from his movie assignments reportedly making 7 million dollars from the movie “Avengers: Age of Ultron” and 3.2 million dollars from the movie “Captain America: The Winter Soldier”.
What are the highest grossing movies of Chris Evans ?
1. The Avengers (2012): $1,642.8 million
2. Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015): $1,442.1 million
3. Captain America: Civil War (2016): $1,153.3 million
4. Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014): $756.2 million
5. Fantastic Four (2005): $446.8 million
6. Captain America: The First Avenger (2011): $404.2 million
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