Van Hughes starred in Green Day's American Idiot on Broadway opposite Billie Joe Armstrong and led the US Tour. Other Broadway credits include Deaf West’s Spring Awakening, 9 to 5 and Hairspray. He appeared in both Sex and the City films, Rachel Getting Married and guest-starred on Law & Order: SVU, Royal Pains, and One Life To Live as well as many commercials and even voice-overs for Nickelodeon. He has a B.A. in Theatre from Fordham University.