Who is Shantel VanSanten?

Shantel VanSanten is an American model and actress. She has featured in many popular magazines like “Seventeen” and “Teen Vogue.” She is known for portraying Quinn James in CW’s teen drama “One Tress Hill” and as Julie Swagger in USA Network’s “Shooter.” She has also been moderately active on the big screen and is most notable for “You and I,” “Something Wicked” and “Final Destination.” She had started her career in 1999.

Quick Info
Celebrated NameShantel VanSanten
ProfessionActress, Model
Birth DateJuly 25, 1985
Birth PlaceLuverne, Minnesota, US
Star SignLeo
Marital StatusUnmarried
Net Worth$5 million
Height5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m)
Weight56 kg (123.5 lbs)
Body Measurements34-25-35 inches
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBlonde

Shantel VanSanten


Shantel was born on July 25, 1985, in Luverne, Minnesota, United States. She is currently 35 years old. She has two siblings, a younger brother and sister. Her sun sign is Leo. She raised in Spring, Texas. Her other family members include her paternal grandfather, Peter Van Santel, her paternal grandmother, Nellie van Hemert, her maternal grandfather, Dewey Dooyema and her maternal grandmother, Doris Evon Henrietta Sundem. As an actress, she is represented by Leverage Management and as a model, she is represented by Page Parkes Management.

Nationality and Physical Statistics

Shantel is American by nationality and is of the white race. She belongs to Dutch and Norwegian ancestry.

Besides that Shantel stands at the height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m) and weighing about 56 kg (123.5 lbs) with the body measurement of 34-25-35 inches.  Additionally, her hair colour is blonde and her eye colour is blue. Her distinctive featured is tall and curvaceous figure.

Early Life of Shantel VanSanten

VanSanten attended in an all-girls college prep school, Incarnate Word Academy in Houston. She then enrolled at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas. She started her career as a model from Page Parkes Management at the age of fifteen.

Shantel VanSanten


Shantel started her career as a model at the age of 15 after she was signed with the Page Parkes Management. She then appeared on television in NBC’s reality show, “Sports Illustrated: Swimsuit Model Search.” She did a small role in the Australian horror film “The Open Door” in 2008. Eventually the following year, she began playing Quinn James in the drama series, “One Tree Hill” and also starred as Lori Milligan in “the Final Destination,” also known as “Final Destination 4,” the 3D supernatural horror film.

Furthermore, she featured in a drama film about a teenage girl who moved from a rural town in Russia to Moscow, “You and I.” Subsequently, she next starred in a television film “A Golden Christmas 3.” She also appeared with a recurring role in the series “Beauty & the Beast” and joined the cast of the action-drama series “Gang Related” as Jessica Chapel in 2014. The same year, she also starred in the independent psychological horror film “Something Wicked” as Christine.

VanSanten portrayed the character of Patty Spivot in the superhero TV series “The Flash” from 2015 to 2016. However, during this time, she also had a main role in The CW’s short-lived series “The Messengers.” Eventually, from 2016 to 2018, she played Julie Swagger, “Shooter,” a drama series based on Stephen Hunter’s novel “Point of Impact.” She also played as Amy in the final season of the TV show “Scorpion” in 2017 and also played the role of Rebecca Butcher in 2019. The actress also served as a voice artist for the popular video game “Apex Legends” in which she voiced the character of Wraith in 2019.

Shantel VanSanten

Personal Life of Shantel VanSanten

Shantel was in relationship actor Michael Johnson from 2008. They had made a couple appearances before going separate ways in mid of 2009. Eventually the same year, she hooked up with another of her “One Tree Hill” co-star, Jammed Lafferty. They started going out in June 2009 and dated for under a year before going separate ways in May 2010. She then started going out with actor Jon Fletcher, after having grown cosy during the shooting of the 2015 movie “The Messenger.” Their relationship was kind of confirmed in September 2015 after they were pictured holding hands and putting on affectionate display while holidaying in Paris.


Shantel has an active Instagram account as @therealshantel with 947k followers and twitter account as @TheRealShantel with 214.2k followers.

Net Worth

Shantel is living a luxurious life. She is a famous actress who has earned a lot of money as well as fame. VanSabten currently has about $5 million approximately.