About Wynne Evans

About Wynne Evans

Anne-Marie Minhall

One of the UK's leading tenors, Wynne Evans is also known as TV advert opera star Gio Compario.

  • Born in Carmarthen, South Wales, Wynne studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and the National Opera Studio in London. 

  • In 2009 Wynne became the face and operatic voice of the advertising campaign for GoCompare.com. He has gone on to make dozens of commercials for both radio and TV.

  • Wynne's debut album A Song In My Heart went straight to Number 1 in the classical charts.

  • He runs a trust in memory of his late mother Elizabeth Evans MBE which sponsors young Welsh people who want to study performing arts. He is also an ambassador for St. Johns Wales, The Teenage Cancer Trust and the British Heart Foundation.

Did you know?

In 2004 Wynne famously responded on behalf of the Welsh Rugby Team to the New Zealand Haka, and has since gone on to sing at more than 20 internationals and is now a firm favorite at the Millennium Stadium.