Sean Evans (Hot Ones)
April 26, 1986 (37)
Sean Evans is an American YouTuber, producer, and interviewer best known as the host of the popular YouTube series Hot Ones, where celebrities are invited to eat hot wings while they answer questions. Since its inception in 2015, the show has become a massive international success, with millions of viewers tuning in to watch the fiery interviews.
Evans began his career in media when he was an editor at Complex Magazine. He then moved on to become an on-air host for Vice, and then joined First We Feast in 2013. It was here that he developed and hosted Hot Ones, the show that has become his signature.
His comprehensive interviews provide viewers with a unique, unfiltered look at some of the world’s most famous people. Sean has interviewed a wide array of famous guests including actors like Kevin Hart, Bryan Cranston, Charlize Theron, Will Ferrell, Margot Robbie, Seth Rogen, and many more. He has interviewed athletes such as Shaq, Kevin Durant, Travis Kelce, Rob Gronkowski, and Tony Hawk. Musician interviewees include Cardi B, Post Malone, Lenny Kravitz, Kid Cudi, Lizzo, Lorde, and Megan Thee Stallion. He has also interviewed celebrity chefs such as Gordon Ramsay, Rachael Ray, Matty Matheson, David Chang, Alton Brown, Andrew Rea, and Guy Fieri. His comprehensive interviews provide viewers with a unique, unfiltered look at some of the world’s most famous people.
Outside of Hot Ones, Sean has been featured in various publications, including GQ, Forbes, The New York Times, and The Guardian. He has also made television appearances on Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, and Good Morning America.