Scott Evans
Born September 21, 1983
Hometown Sudbury, Massachusetts
One Life to Live
Character Oliver Fish
Duration 2008-2010

Scott Evans (born September 21, 1983)[1] is an American actor, best known for his role as the police officer Oliver Fish on the ABC daytime soap opera One Life to Live.[2] He is the younger brother of actor Chris Evans.[2][3]

Personal lifeEdit

Born in Sudbury, Massachusetts, Evans is the son of Bob Evans, a dentist, and dancer Lisa.[4] He has two sisters, Carly (older) and Shanna (younger), and one brother, Chris (older), who is also an actor. He studied theatre at New York University.[2][3] Evans is openly gay.[5]

In December 2012 Evans was arrested in Los Angeles for attempting to buy narcotics from an undercover Los Angeles police officer.[6]


Evans began playing the recurring role of police officer Oliver Fish on One Life to Live on January 15, 2008.[7] He subsequently appeared briefly on Guiding Light as Trey in 2008, and guest-starred as Woody Sage in the June 22, 2008 Law and Order: Criminal Intent episode "Betrayed" as well as the role of Ben in the October 21, 2008 Fringe episode "The Cure."[2] Evans was also seen as Chad the Mail Clerk in the 2009 film Confessions of a Shopaholic.

Initially brought in to One Life to Live for five episodes, Evans returned several times.[2] In July 2009, his character Oliver Fish became involved in a romantic relationship with another man.[8] The storyline came to wider attention when Patricia Mauceri, an actress who had played a recurring role on the One Life to Live since 1995, was replaced after reportedly voicing personal religious objections to her character's involvement in his storyline.[8] Evans was later outted as gay by his brother Chris.[9][10]

The Fish storyline on One Life to Live was canceled and Scott was let go. He had a guest role on the AMC series Rubicon as an American involved in a serious terrorist attack with al-Qaeda.


  1. Krebs, Sean (December 14, 2009). Behind The Scenes: The Scott Evans Cover Shoot. Instinct. Retrieved on December 16, 2009.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Jensen, Michael (June 15, 2009). Exclusive: Scott Evans' First Interview. Retrieved on July 21, 2009.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Voss, Brandon (February 2009). A List: Chris Evans. The Advocate. Issue #1023. Retrieved on July 21, 2009.
  4. Keck, William. "Chris Evans' career ready to sizzle", USA Today, September 9, 2004. Retrieved on December 10, 2007. 
  5. Interview with Scott Evans. (June 18, 2009)). Retrieved on October 3, 2012.
  6. Sacks, Ethan. "Scott Evans, Avengers star Chris Evans' younger brother, arrested in undercover drug bust: report", December 5, 2012. Retrieved on December 31, 2012. 
  7. One Life to Live recap (1/15/08). Retrieved on March 7, 2010.
  8. 8.0 8.1 Fairman, Michael (July 2, 2009). Soapside: Advocate 's Guide to Daytime. Retrieved on July 2, 2009.
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  10. Chris Evans Brother Scott Evans is Gay HollywoodGrind. Retrieved on 2012-07-16.

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