The Marvel heartthrob has said “I do” and sent shock waves all over Hollywood with his surprise nuptials. On September 10, the beloved Captain America star recently tied the knot with the Luso-Brazilian actress Alba Baptista at a private estate in Cape Cod. The two exchanged vows in a low-key ceremony, accompanied by some of his close friends. The impeccable event came after two years of dating, as the actor once said about finding a life partner and planning to settle down.

Chris Evans expressed his desire to settle down

Chris Evans and Alba Baptista togerher
Chris Evans and Alba Baptista

The newlywed actor Chris Evans once opened up about marrying and starting a family while he was dating Alba Baptista in 2022, according to People. The Avengers actor, who recently married a Portuguese actress in Boston, Massachusetts, said he is feeling “very content” with his work-life balance and prioritizing time with his loved ones.

“That’s absolutely something I want: a wife, kids, and building a family, When you read about most of the best artists, whether it’s actors, painters, or writers, most of them [admit] that it wasn’t the work they made [that they are most proud of], it was about the relationships: the families they created, the love they found, the love they shared.”

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the Image of Chris Evans as Captain America
Chris Evans as Captain America
The 42-year-old actor has expressed the importance of valuing tradition and ceremony, through which these experiences will hold a special sentimental value and provide a sense of meaning to life. The couple snagged their vows in a private ceremony surrounded by his close allies, including Marvel stars Robert Downey Jr. and his wife Susan Downey, Chris Hemsworth, and Elsa Pataky. Other renowned actors such as Jeremy Renner, John Krasinski, and Emily Blunt took part in the event.

Chris Evans revealed his passion for a life partner

In July 2022, in an interview with Shonda Rhimes Shondaland Evans spoke about his desire to have a partner: “I’m laser-focused on finding a partner—you know, someone that you want to live with”. The actor replied when asked about whether there was anything in real life that he has been that laser-focused on.

Portrait of Alba Baptista
Alba Baptista

It’s great; I pour all of myself into it. But in terms of — even this industry is full of pockets of doubt, hesitation, and recalibration in terms of really trying to find someone that you really can pour all of yourself into. Maybe it’s about trying to find someone that you’re looking to spend your life with. Yes, so maybe it’s that.

A few months after the interview, he was found seen holding hands with Baptista through Central Park, leaving the fans wondering about how he managed to keep his affair secret after all. Rumors began to spark, and one of their close insiders revealed the couple was quite serious.

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A still of Alba Baptista in Netflix show Warrior Nun
Alba Baptista in the Netflix show Warrior Nun

The woman who captured the heart of Captain America is a 26-year-old Portuguese actress who is known for her roles in several Portuguese and international movies. Her Hollywood name was recognized when she starred in the Netflix show Warrior Nun. Apart from acting, Baptista is a multilingual proficient, who is fluent in Portuguese, English, German, French, and Spanish.  Her acting career took off when she was 16 was starred in Simão Cayatte’s film Miami, winning the Best Actress award at the Festival Ibérico de Ciné.

Source: People and Shondaland


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