Screen tested for the role of Lux Lisbon in The Virgin Suicides (1999), but was too young for the part. She was cast as Cecilia instead.
Hanna went to the Colorado Rocky Mountain School in Carbondale, Colorado, where she graduated in 2002.
Some of her favorite films are Sunset Blvd. (1950), The Apartment (1960), Some Like It Hot (1959), and Fight Club (1999).
Some of her favorite directors are Billy Wilder and David Lynch.
She likes film noir.