“Rob and I are like butt buddies, he’s my best friend! “We read comics and watch , we’re inseparable in real life! The star also said their connection definitely adds to their on-screen love connection.
” Considering co-stars Sophia Bush and Austin Nichols found love on set, does that mean romance is in the air? “Our chemistry is so much better because of it, because most romances come from a friendship so when you have that base in real life it only helps on screen.” Although Rob’s still available, interested females may have some trouble answering to Shantal who admits to being super protective of her best guy friend!
Noticeably absent were Sophia Bush and James Lafferty.‘s Shantel Van Santen who dished on her on-set and real life BFF, cutie co-star Robert Buckley!When asked who her BFF on set is, she quickly said Rob! I mean we sleep in the same bed and nap together and to have that friendship to me is so important,” she said.But has someone been able to capture the heart of this beautiful lady?The answer might as well be a "YES" as she has a boyfriend in her life and shares a romantic and smooth relationship with him.If various reports are to be believed, Shantel Van Santen has found a new boyfriend and it’s none other than her co-star Robert Buckley.The two actors- who share the same show ‘One Tree Hill’ have been frequently spotted dating each other behind the sets.“I cut them [girls] away I’m pretty much like, ‘Not good enough, that’s not gonna happen, I don’t like her! he’s like ‘You are a [cock] blocker,’ and I’m like ‘Yea, kind of’.” Their relationship may be strictly platonic, but either way their connection but on and off screen is super strong — and I’m sure so many gals would die to be in her shoes! As a model, she has been featured in the magazines Teen Vogue and Seventeen.Whatsoever, the two look simply wonderful together.Robert Earl Buckley, who is 4 years younger than Shantel, is, known for his roles on the television series Lipstick Jungle and One Tree Hill.