It’s about time more folks jumped on the Chris Evans appreciation train. Here are five fast facts to know about People’s 2022 Sexiest Man Alive.
- The actor grew up in Sudbury, which is ~22 miles outside of Boston. His dad was a dentist + his mom was involved in a local youth theater.
- Over his 20+ year acting career, he has played numerous roles, including a few superheroes. First he played the Human Torch in the “Fantastic Four,” then took on the role of Marvel’s Steve Rogers (aka Captain America) in “The Avengers” + voiced Buzz in the recent Pixar movie “Lightyear.”
- He likes to show off his tap dancing skills, like during this interview.
- His uncle Mike Capuano is a former Mayor of Somerville and US Representative who now teaches at Boston University.
- Try as he might, the Boston accent slips out often. Check out this video with a few examples.