The Pretty Little Liars cast members work diligently each season to make sure that fans get the most unforgettable viewing experience ever. Whether they are chasing down ‘A’ or getting to the bottom of all those terrifying twists, the PLL stars put their very best effort into bringing our favorite Rosewood characters to life and promoting an aura of wonder and mystery! So, when their birthdays roll around, we try to make them as memorable as possible. After all, if the cast and crew can spend endless hours day after day creating our favorite television series, the least we can do is celebrate their special day with a shout out! And today’s PLL birthday boy (born on April 2, 1986) deserves tons of credit for successfully taking over the role of Jason DiLaurentis and taking us on a crazy emotional ride on as Alison’s angst-ridden older brother. Let’s hear it for the talented and super cute Drew Van Acker!
In honor of his birthday, here are a round of fun facts and hot pictures of Drew Van Acker!
Drew was born on April 2.
He currently plays Jason DiLaurentis on Pretty Little Liars.
He likes to keep pretty physically active.
Drew has an adorable Siberian Husky named Jackson.
He portrayed Ian Archer on Tower Prep and soon will play Remi Delatour on the upcoming Devious Maids.
He was born in Philly!
Having grown up in Medford makes him a Jersey boy at heart!
He played on his high school's varsity soccer and lacrosse teams.
He had his first kiss when he was 14!
He's the baby of his family with an older brother and older sister.
If he could choose any super power, he'd prefer the ability to fly!
He attended Towson University, Maryland on a soccer scholarship.
His favorite production in high school was The Lion King, in which he played Simba. (Aww!)
If he were stranded on a deserted island, and only could bring 3 things with him, he would bring his guitar, a friend and his dog. (What about us? Wink wink.)
He began acting in his high school drama class.
Drew is an avid bookworm and has read all of Sara Shepard's PLL books except for the tenth one.
He starred in the WB.com webisode series The Lake.
If he could play any other character on PLL, he'd play Hanna Marin!
The fast food he canÃ�ï¿½Ã�Â¢Ã�Â¯Ã�Â¿Ã�Â½Ã�Â¯Ã�Â¿Ã�Â½t live without is Chipotle.
He is good friends with his PLL co-star Tyler Blackburn!
His celebrity crushes are Minka Kelly and Olivia Wilde.
He plays Remi Delacourt in Devious Maids!
Before he began acting, he modeled for Hollister and International Jock.
Due to a bicycle accident from his younger days, he has 48 stitches on his head. (Ouch!)
His dream co-star is Robert De Niro.
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