Born Matthew Nicolas Evans to Thalmage Eugene Evans, an American and Vivien Mercado Nicolas, a Filipino. He has two half siblings, Mark, who is full Filipino and Akira, who is half Japanese. Matt Evans played the younger version of Dante in the highly successful The Legal Wife. Matt Evans is also slated to play the role of Scheduler in the remake of the popular Koreanovela, Pure Love. In 2013, Matt Evans married his non-showbiz girlfriend, Katrina Farinas. Matt has one child from a previous relationship.