, and Luke’s relationship with dimbulb explosives expert Noah, and lovably crusty trainwreck Reid.
Van garnered three Emmy nominations for the role, and he helped open the floodgates for gay characters on daytime drama.
ESS was tentatively brought on for 2-3 months; had it not worked out, he was going to be going back to Dallas with Noah to do his eye surgery and they both would have been history.
They were going to test the waters of a new long term love interest for Luke and brought on the new gay doctor, who originally was supposed to be an eye surgeon or something to see how he and Luke went.
Due to organization of documents in the GLO collection, this site does not currently contain every Federal title record issued for the Public Land States.Now, I think every remaining soap has a gay storyline.I was completely green, fresh out of college, and honestly, I was scared.So congratulations Van, and keep breaking that new ground!Van Hansis, the actor who played the gay character of Luke Snyder on the CBS soap As the World Turns, has come out publicly in real life.