Featured in a "Crosby Stills and Nash" video in 1990 in a "West side Story" scene. (credited as "Casper")
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Casper | Robb | Casper Robert Van Dien Jr. | Caspar Van Dien | Casper van Dien
5' 10" (1.78 m)
| Van Dien Sr, Casper Robert
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[on filming Sleepy Hollow] What a thrill that was, to have worked on that set, and to have gotten to work with Johnny Depp
and... The thing is that, at the time, I had quit smoking and I had quit drinking, and Johnny Depp was there, we were hanging around the set and he was rolling a cigarette and he was like, "Do you want one?" And I'm like, "Nah, man, I don't smoke." To this day I regret not ...
He has encountered a number of coincidences with his name during his life: when he was young, his family lived on Van Dien Avenue; he played James Dean
(the name Dean is a derivative of Van Dien), Starship Troopers
(1997), which he starred in, was filmed in Casper, Wyoming; and the character he played in Sleepy Hollow
(1999) was named Van Brunt and, apparently, the Van Brunts are distant ...