Dark and Funny
Best Actor Fringe Report Awards 2011.
Nominated for Best Performance in Maurice in the Off West End Awards 2011.
Just shot the part of Colin in the feature The Search For Simon with Carol Cleveland (Monty Python) Simon Jones (Hitch-Hikers Guide)Sophie Aldred (Dr Who)which will open BFI London Sci Fi Fest at NFT1
Recently shot joint lead in the romantic comedy "I know what I'm doing with Emily Bergl (Desperate Housewives) and Malcolm Mcdowell.
His feature film Axed in which he leads has been picked up by LIONSGATE UK & FANGORIA (US) & won Best Screenplay at The Bram Stoker Horror Festival.
Jonathan Hanslers performance in Axed (Lead role Feature) is a delight to watch..Hope to see him in more productions in the future...Momentum Films (Kings Speech)
"Axed" is that rare film which balances humor and horror to perfection. Jonathan Hansler's forceful and nuanced performance holds your interest throughout. This film will have you gasping and laughing right to the end.
John Penney Dir Shadows (William Hurt,Carey Elwes)
METRODOME's The Devil's Business (FILM 4 OD)in which he plays an underworld boss in league with Satan has had a cinema release and great reviews
The Devils Business is the Business. Kim Newman
"and Hansler takes things up a notch with a part that's best left to be discovered, a decadent, Dorian Grey-like character".....Damon Wise, Empire Online on my role as Kist in The Devil's Business
Agent Lois Harvey at Marcus & McCrimmon
A man with a simian line on the left palm.Only 5 percent of the worlds population have them. It means incredible drive,determination and intensity. Robert De Niro has one,as does Hilary Clinton. Mozart had one, and alarmingly Tony Blair has two
Hackney Empire New Act Finalist 04 & 07