Luke George Evans is a Welsh actor and singer who is best known for his roles as Owen Shaw in Universal Pictures' The Fast and the Furious film series and Bard in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit trilogy.

For Disney, he played Gaston in the 2017 live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast.

Disney Role


  • He almost turned down the role of Gaston for Beauty and the Beast (2017), but ultimately made up his mind to perform as the iconic Disney antagonistic character after watching the 1991 animated film with his godchildren.
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