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Welcome to the fan site where we celebrate the career of the three time Daytime Emmy nominated actor, Van Hansis!!! We can't wait to see Van acting again and will report any legitimate news of his projects or appearances on this page. Stay tuned for updates. If you have any questions or suggestions please contact us via email. Don't forget to sign our guest book!

Current Projects
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Van is producing and starring in a new webseries called, "Ms. Guidance." The series is a dark comedy set at a fictional, private performing arts high school. It stars Elliotte Crowell as Jenny Bump, an out of work actress who takes a postion at the school as a guidance counselor. The cast also includes Van, Amber Gray, Tyler Hanes, Adriane Lenox, Ian Unterman, Calli Buetow, and Antonio Marziale. Ms. Guidance filmed last summer at Van's alma mater, Walnut Hill School for the Arts.
kiss me kill me While confronting his unfaithful boyfriend, Dusty blacks-out. When he comes to his boyfriend is dead and he's the prime suspect. Van stars in this LGBT murder mystery written by David Michael Barrett and directed by Casper Andreas. Check out Van's video for the film's kickstarter campaign which ended November 5th.
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ES Van stars as Thom in the critically acclaimed webseries, EastSiders. The series has been edited into a full length movie which is available through Wolfe On Demand. A second season is now in post production! Click the picture for all the scoop including links and photo galleries.

News

Van Joins the Cast Of "The Unveiling"
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(L to R) James Ryan Caldwell, Elliotte Crowell, Van Hansis

The last weekend in February, the VanHansis.net team attended “The Unveiling” at Dixon Place in New York City. The play was written by James Ryan Caldwell , directed by Anna Brenner, and produced by Joel Glassman. It is set in upstate New York in the year 1919. The eccentric and reclusive artist Florine Stettheimer (Tina Mitchell) and her sisters, Ettie (Elisa Matula) and Carrie (Megan Hill), host a soiree for their bohemian, artist friends to unveil Florine’s latest painting. Van plays Gaston Lachaise, a French born American sculptor. Gaston spends most of his time discussing his obsession with rotund female figures as well as his admiration for his wife (who is clearly not rotund), Isabel Lachaise (Elliotte Crowell). Isabel is introduced as a somewhat ditzy, but sweet, woman who idolizes her husband and seems content to daydream, to sing to herself, to drink copious amounts of spiked punch, and to discuss her flower garden. Elliotte is hilarious in this role. The audience laughed out loud many times as she delivered her lines. In addition, we loved seeing Van adopt the French accent and the artistic affectations of Gaston Lachaise. The banter and flirtation between Gaston and Isabel were some of the funniest moments in the play. Toward the end of the play, however, there is an intense and uncomfortable scene between them that makes it clear that Isabel is much smarter than she appears.

Seeing the Unveiling made our entire team even more excited for Van’s upcoming web series, Ms. Guidance. James Ryan Caldwell is the co-creator of the series, and Elliotte Crowell plays the central character, Jenny Bump. Elliotte is an incredibly talented actress, and the on stage chemistry between Van and her is off the charts. In addition, James Ryan Caldwell’s writing is smart and darkly comedic with a touch of the absurd. In our opinion, Van’s fans are in for a treat when Ms. Guidance hits our screens.


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Van's Film "Kiss Me Kill Me"
Is In Post-Production

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All pics courtesy of "Kiss Me Kill Me" on Facebook

After a very successful kickstarter campaign last fall, filming for "Kiss Me Kill Me" began in Los Angeles on January 7th and wrapped on January 30th. The film is an LGBT murder mystery written by David Michael Barrett and directed by Casper Andreas. Van stars as Dusty, the prime suspect in the murder of his boyfriend. "Kiss Me Kill Me" boasts a super talented cast and includes some faces familiar to Van's fans. Check out their website, IMDb page, Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook for updates. You can also join the Facebook group for fans of the film.

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Watch Van in Two Adorable & Funny Promotional Videos
For EastSiders!
With Kit Williamson
With Hank Chen
Van's on Instagram!
Follow his account --> @van.hansis

Watch Van's Recent Interviews

Q&A on Google Hangouts

The Eastsiders Finale

Visiting NYC and LA


Some Places You Can Watch Van

As Danny
in Occupant

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As Jess
in Devil May Call

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As Thom
on EastSiders

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As Yuri
on Nikita

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As Adrian
in Psych

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Van Hansis' Demo Reel