Chris Evans Posts Adorable Christmas Photo of His Dog Wearing the Famous ‘Knives Out’ Sweater

Christmas was super adorable thanks to Chris Evans and his dog, Dodger. On Dec. 25, Evans tweeted photos of his dog wearing a white cable-knit sweater that resembled the one he wore in Knives Out.

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Dodger wore a sweater like Chris Evans’ sweater from ‘Knives Out’

It’s safe to say no one was prepared for the cuteness of Dodger wearing a white cable-knit sweater. Evans posted two pictures of Dodger, and within just a few hours the tweet had hundreds of thousands of likes.

The actor also tweeted, “Merry Christmas everyone!!! I hope your day is full of love, joy, and gratitude!!

Chris Evans recently appeared in ‘Knives Out’

Knives Out released in theaters on Nov. 27, 2019. Rian Johnson directed the movie and the ensemble cast features Evans, Daniel Craig, Ana de Armas, Jamie Lee Curtis, Michael Shannon, Don Johnson, Toni Collette, Lakeith Stanfield, Katherine Langford, Jaeden Martell, and Christopher Plummer.

The movie received critical acclaim. It currently boasts a critic score of 96 percent and an audience score of 92 percent on Rotten Tomatoes. It recently received three nominations for the upcoming Golden Globe Awards. In the Musical or Comedy categories, Knives Out was nominated for Best Motion Picture, Craig was nominated for Best Actor, and de Armas received a nomination for Best Actress.

The ‘Knives Out’ sweater became famous

While it did not receive a Golden Globe nomination, Evans’ sweater from Knives Out did receive critical acclaim. In the movie, Evans plays Ransom Drysdale. During one particular scene, Evans’ character wears a white cable-knit sweater while dining with de Armas’ character, Marta Cabrera.

The internet, ranging from journalists to general audiences, became obsessed with the sweater.

“The only thing I will say about Knives Out is that, upon seeing Chris Evans in a sweater, the girl next to me gasped and said very softly and tenderly, ‘Sweater,'” tweeted reporter Anna Menta.

“just saw Knives Out and it’s as magical as everyone says it is. if you like Clue, mysteries, great recurring bits, pitch-perfect one-liners, and Chris Evans in this sweater, go see it asap. it’s so clear how much @rianjohnson loves movies & this one is just a nonstop joy to watch,” author Lane Moore wrote on Twitter.

Fans love that Chris Evans got Dodger a sweater

What’s better than Chris Evans wearing The Sweater? Chris Evans’ dog wearing The Sweater. After the actor tweeted, fans shared how the photos of Dodger made their day.

“Chris Evans dressing his dog in the Knives Out sweater is truly the best Christmas gift. Also…this dog is obviously a Very Good Boy,” wrote a Twitter user.

“chris evans got a sweater for his dog to match his own iconic white sweater in knives out. my heart,” a fan tweeted.


“I would marry and then divorce Chris Evans for just the chance to fight for custody of Dodger. Lookit his sweater. His ears. His deep brown eyes,” tweeted a fan.