William van Henderson is an actor who has portrayed Elias Cunningham in My Roanoke Nightmare He is one of the only members of the production of "My Roanoke Nightmare" who is still alive to date. He is a character in American Horror Story portrayed by Denis O'Hare.
- This is the sixth character to be portrayed by Denis O'Hare. The first was Larry Harvey in Murder House, the second was Spalding in Coven, the third was Stanley in Freak Show , the fourth is Liz Taylor in Hotel and the fifth is Elias Cunningham in My Roanoke Nightmare (Roanoke).
- He is the only main character to survive the season.