Evan Peters became a household name after being cast as Jeffery Dahmer in the popular Netflix series Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story. The actor has given amazing performances in many other movies and television shows and has won around 7 awards and 21 nominations overall. He has appeared in many high-profile movies along with some of the greatest actors including Al Pacino. This article lists all Evan Peters movies and TV shows and the details about the top 10 of them.
10 Best Movies & TV Shows of Evan Peters
Based in the 1980s and 1990s, Pose is one-of-a-kind drama series that focuses on the ball and LGBTQ culture in the Latino and African-American communities. Evan Peters played the main role of Stan Bowes in the first season of the show and delivered an accurate portrayal of his character. The show, especially the first season was highly acclaimed by critics and won multiple nominations.
2. Mare of Easttown
Peters plays the role of Detective Colin Zabel in the highly-acclaimed crime drama Mare of Easttown. The show features actress Kate Winslet in the lead role of Detective Mare who is assisted by Detective Colin in solving a murder case. For his role, Peters won multiple awards including the Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie.
3. X-Men: Days of Future Past
Evan Peters starred in the popular American superhero film as a mutant Peter Maximoff / Quicksilver, who can move, speak and think at supersonic speeds. released in 2014, it was one of the highest-grossing movies of the year with a total earning of $746 million worldwide. In the movie, he appeared alongside top actors including Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Peter Dinklage, and Ian McKellen.
4. The Days
The Days was an American drama series featuring Evan Peters in one of the main roles. Peters was cast as a member of the Days family and the middle child of Jack and Abby Day. There was only one season and 6 episodes of the series and received good overall ratings by critics and was equally liked by the users as well.
5. American Animals
Evan Peters made another strong appearance as Warren Lipka in the award-winning heist film American Animals. Warren is a rebellious student of the University of Kentucky who plan a heist of stealing rare books along with his friend Spencer Reinhard. The movie was based on the Transylvania University book heist and won Best Screenplay from the Writers’ Guild of Great Britain, Best Debut Screenwriter & Best Editing at the British Independent Film Awards, and many others.
6. Elvis & Nixon
Elvis & Nixon was a comedy-drama film released in 2016 in which Evan was cast in the role of Dwight Chapin, a political organizer, a businessman, and one of the two Nixon’s senior aides. The movie was based on the actual meeting between the “King of Rock and Roll” Elvis Presley and American President Richard Nixon that took place on December 21, 1970, when Elvis expressed his desire to join the White House’s anti-drug campaigns as an undercover.
7. Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story
Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story was based on the life of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer played by Evan Peters. Dahmer is one of the most renowned roles played by Evan for which he even received Golden Globe Awards for Best Actor – Limited Series, Anthology Series or Television Motion Picture and has even been nominated for Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie, the result of which is to be announced in September 2023.
8. The Pirates of Somalia
Evan gives a memorable performance as a journalist Jay Bahadur in the 2017 drama film The Pirates of Somalia. The film also features Al Pacino and Melanie Griffith in the lead roles and was based on the 2011 book of the same name. Despite the movie receiving mixed reviews from critics, Evan’s acting in the movie was mostly appraised by both fans and critics.
9. X-Men: Apocalypse
X-Men: Apocalypse released in 2016 is a sequel to the X-Men: Days of Future Past in which Peters reprised his role as Peter Maximoff / Quicksilver. The role earned Evan a Choice Movie: Scene Stealer nomination at the 2016 Teen Choice Awards and Favorite Squad at the 2017 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards.
Peter appeared in a supporting role in the superhero movie Kick-Ass alongside renowned actors Nicholas Cage and Aaron Johnson. The movie revolves around a teenager who decides to become a real-life superhero and is based on the comic book of the same name. Evan plays the role of the main lead’s best friend who despite having a small role in the movie gave an amazing performance.
List of all Movies & TV Shows of Evan Peters
|Movie||Role||Year of release|
|Clipping Adam||Adam Sheppard||2004|
|Sleepover||Russell “SpongeBob” Hayes||2004|
|An American Crime||Ricky Hobbs||2007|
|Gardens of the Night||Brian/ Rachel||2008|
|Never Back Down||Max Cooperman||2008|
|Never Back Down 2: The Beatdown||Max Cooperman||2011|
|The Good Doctor||Donny Nixon||2011|
|The Lazarus Effect||Clay||2015|
|Deadpool 2||Peter Maximoff/ Quicksilver||2018|
|Dark Phoenix||Peter Maximoff/ Quicksilver||2019|
|I Am Woman||Jeff Wald||2019|
|TV Show||Role||Episode||Year of release|
|Phil of the Future||Seth Wosmer||5 episodes||2004|
|Invasion||Jesse Varon||21 episodes||2005|
|Dirt||Craig Hope||God Bless the Child||2008|
|Without a Trace||Craig Baskin||A Bend in the Road||2008|
|Monk||Eric Tavela||Mr. Monk and the Genius||2008|
|One Tree Hill||Jack Daniels||6 episodes||2008|
|Off the Clock||Jew||Gorgonzola y Pinto||2009|
|Ghost Whisperer||Dylan||Excessive Forces||2009|
|Criminal Minds||Charlie Hillridge||Mosley Lane||2010|
|The Mentalist||Oliver McDaniel||18-5-4||2010|
|The Office||Luke Cooper||Nepotism||2010|
|In Plain Sight||Joey Roston/ Joey Wilson||Crazy Like a Witness||2011|
|American Horror Story: Murder House||Tate Langdon||12 episodes||2011|
|American Horror Story: Asylum||Kit Walker||13 episodes||2012|
|American Horror Story: Coven||Kyle Spencer||11 episodes||2013|
|American Horror Story: Freak Show||Jimmy Darling||13 episodes||2014|
|China, IL||Clint (voice)||Magical Pet||2015|
|American Horror Story: Hotel||James Patrick March||10 episodes||2015|
|American Horror Story: Roanoke||Edward Philipe Mott/ Rory Monahan||4 episodes||2016|
|American Horror Story: Cult||Kai Anderson/ Andy Warhol/ Marshall Applewhite/ David Koresh/ Jim Jones/ Jesus/ Charles Manson||11 episodes||2017|
|American Horror Story: Apocalypse||Mr. Gallant/ James Patrick March/ Tate Langdon/ Jeff Pfister||10 episodes||2018|
|WandaVision||Ralph Bohner/ Pietro Maximoff||4 episodes||2021|
|American Horror Story: Double Feature||Austin Sommers||5 episodes||2021|
Evan Peters Upcoming Movies & TV Shows
Here’s a list of upcoming movies of Evan Peters:
- Tron: Ares (2025)
Frequently Asked Questions
Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story
Peters played the lead role of Jay Bahadur in the movie.
American Horror Story
9 out of 11 seasons
Hollywood Critics Association TV Award, Primetime Emmy Award, & Satellite Award