Evan Peters is an American actor and frequent member of the American Horror Story ensemble. He has played the ghost of a troubled and murderous teenager (Tate Langdon in "Murder House"), a man who is framed as a serial killer (Kit Walker in "Asylum"), a university student whose romantic involvement with a witch changes the course of his life (Kyle Spencer in "Coven") a rebellious human oddity (Jimmy Darling in "Freak Show"), a serial killer who built a hotel with the sole purpose of hiding his victim's bodies (James March in "Hotel"), a homosexual ghost of great wealth and an actor on a hit television series. (Edward Philippe Mott and Rory Monahan in "Roanoke"). He will also play Kai Anderson in "Cult."
Evan Peters (born January 20, 1987) is of average build, has porcelain skin, naturally mid brown hair, thin, arched brows, and intense dark brown eyes. He has also played in many movies, most noted for playing Peter Maximoff (the new Quicksilver) in X-Men: Days of future past and the new X-men: Apocalypse. He has guest-starred in many popular tv shows such as One Tree Hill, Criminal Minds, The Office US etc. Moreover, he can be considered a singer because he has recorded songs for Freak Show.
- Sleepover (2004) as Russel
- Remarkable Power (2008) as Ross
- Never Back Down (2008) as Max Cooperman
- Kick-Ass (2010) as Todd
- Adult World (2013) as Alex (with Emma Roberts)
- X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) as Quicksilver
- The Lazarus Effect (2015) as Clay
- Safelight (2015) as Charles
- Elvis & Nixon (2016) as Chapin
- X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) as Quicksilver
- One Tree Hill as Jack Daniels
- Criminal Minds as Charlie
- The Office as Luke Cooper
- The Mentalist as Oliver McDaniel
- Phil of the Future
- American Horror Story
- Evan Peters dated Alexandra Breckenridge, who portrayed young Moira O'Hara in Murder House and Kaylee in Coven.
- He was engaged to Emma Roberts, who portrays Madison Montgomery in Coven and Maggie Esmeralda in Freak Show but they broke off the engagement in June 2015.
- As of early October 2015, Evan Peters and Emma Roberts commenced dating again, but show no signs or re-engagement.
- Rumored ex-girlfriend Pixie Geldof is the lead singer of a band called Violet.
- Evan Peters is one of the three actors (other than Sarah Paulson and Lily Rabe) to be in all six seasons of American Horror Story. However, he is the sole actor to be credited in the main cast of all six seasons.
- According to Peters he got into acting because he wanted to meet the Olsen twins.
- According to Ryan Murphy, Evan Peters will portray six different cult leaders in the seventh season, but he only mentioned five: Kai Anderson, Charles Manson, David Koresh, Andy Warhol and Jim Jones.