Van Hansis

Birth NameEvan Vanfossen Hansis

Has a BFA in Acting from Carnegie Mellon University's School of Drama.

He unsuccessfully auditioned for the 2nd season of the reality show "I Wanna Be a Soap Star." Then within that year, he was cast as Luke on "As the World Turns".

As a child, grew up on a mountain in a home which never had a TV.

Attending high school at Walnut Hill, a performing arts boarding school located in Natick, Massachusetts.

Born in North Adams, Massachusetts, he moved to Greenfield in the third grade when his mother became a principal in the Gill-Montague Regional School District.

Van's first feature length film "Occupant" premiered on October

14, 2011 at the Gotham Screen International Film Festival in New York


Known For


Cast Credits

The Deuce (2017)
Guest starring as Derek
Nikita (2010)
Guest starring as Yuri Levrov
The Mentalist (2008)
Guest starring as Derek
Psych (2006)
Guest starring as Adrian Viccellio
As the World Turns (1987)
Starring as Luke Snyder (54 episodes)
Guest starring as Luke Snyder