Hansis portrayed Luke Snyder on the CBS soap opera As the World Turns from December 14, 2005 until the show's final episode September 17, 2010.
The son of long running characters on the series, Luke is known for a gay romantic storyline cited as one of the first in American daytime television.
Van Hansis (born Evan Vanfossen Hansis on September 25, 1981 in North Adams, Massachusetts) is an American actor.
Greg: Are you guys having a good time with this storyline?
It’d be great to get the award but just being nominated is awesome. Greg: Does it matter to you guys if your characters are together or is it more fun as actors for them to be having problems? I think there’s so much further for them to go being together. Van: Yeah, I feel like when we have scenes where they’re fighting, we often have really good meaty scenes and those are great. But we have a blast working together so we could both be wanting to kill each other, Luke and Noah could be wanting to kill each other like I guess Mr.
Hansis has had guest roles on several television series and starred in the 2011 thriller film Occupant.
In December 2012, he began playing the role of Thom in the dark comedy web series East Siders.