Shantel Van Santen has not only made a special place in the thousands of hearts but also has given someone a very special opportunity to reside inside her heart.That lucky someone is none other than actor James Lafferty and Shantel and Michael Johnson started their love story in 2008 where their flame couldn’t last longer than a year where the duo had split in 2009.Van Santen: We're reuniting some parts of the family — our mom and some of our brothers and sisters — we didn't necessarily know we had before. My mom [played by Bess Armstrong] comes in town for a big visit, and Taylor obviously comes back. I came in and added one layer to seeing a different side to who Haley is, and the way we interact as sisters.With Taylor coming in, that's a horse of a different color.Read More: Van Santen even shared a cute picture on 3rd May of Robert Buckley and her on her Instagram on the special occasion of Robert’s Birthday with an adorable caption.
(Mon, 8/7c on CW) last season, the show ushered in a new pair of hotties — Robert Buckley and Shantel Van Santen. Many of us are familiar with the actress’ professional life and career but what about her personal life?Aren’t you curious enough to know who she is recently dating?Shantel is often seen sharing most of her pictures with her best friend Robert Buckley, the Cast Who Fell Head Over Heels In Love in Real Life.Moreover, back in 2010, Robert Buckley and Shantel Van Santen once appeared as an on-screen couple and since then they have been romantically connected.