Best dutch actors / actrices

by claudius013 | created - 22 Dec 2010 | updated - 22 Dec 2010 | Public

1. Rutger Hauer

Actor | Blade Runner

Blonde, blue-eyed, tall and handsome Dutch actor Rutger Hauer has an international reputation for playing everything from romantic leads to action heroes to sinister villains. Hauer was born in Breukelen, a town in the province of Utrecht, the Netherlands. He is the son of Teunke (Mellema) and ...

2. Tygo Gernandt

Actor | Black Death

At the age of twelve, Tygo was seen on television for the first time in a promotion video to get the Olympic Games to the Netherlands. His role in the youth series 'Fort Alpha' made him famous in the Netherlands. After that, many guest appearances followed, as well as leading parts in television ...

3. Bracha van Doesburgh

Actress | Hartenstraat

During her last year at the Amsterdam University of the Arts, she was cast for her first two leading roles - both Het Schnitzelparadiijs and Vet Hard went on to become box-office hits and her career took off. Bracha is one of the Netherlands most sought-after leading ladies.

4. Jack Wouterse

Actor | Vet hard

Jack Wouterse was born on June 17, 1957 in Soest, Utrecht, Netherlands. He is an actor and director, known for Vet hard (2005), All stars: De serie (1999) and The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 1: The Moab Story (2003).

5. Daan Schuurmans

Actor | Bellicher

Daan Schuurmans is one of the Netherland's most successful leading men.

He was born in Rotterdam to Ineke van der Linden, a speech coach who taught him his love for theatre and Ton Schuurmans, a newspaper journalist.

When Daan was chosen as a Shooting Star (Europe's leading young talent) at the ...

6. Barry Atsma

Actor | Loft

Barry Atsma is a versatile and much appraised actor, both in films, TV-series and in the theatre. He became very popular with his part in the hit film Stricken (Komt een vrouw bij de dokter), for which he was awarded the Gouden Kalf for Best Actor. Since then he is one of the most sought-after ...

7. Katja Schuurman

Actress | Interview

Katja Schuurman was born on February 19, 1975 in Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands. She is an actress and director, known for Interview (2003), The Rules of Attraction (2002) and Costa! (2001). She was previously married to Thijs Römer.

8. Egbert Jan Weeber

Actor | Sint

Egbert Jan was born in Groningen in 1981. He went to the Theatre School in Groningen for four years. When he was 18 years, he made his debut in "Uitgesloten", a TV production about a boy who is "excluded" from the Jehovah's Witness' parish. Egbert Jan was nominated for a Golden Calf for his role as...

9. Georgina Verbaan

Actress | t Schaep met de 5 pooten

Georgina Verbaan was born on October 9, 1979 in The Hague, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands as Georgina Carolina Verbaan. She is an actress, known for t Schaep met de 5 pooten (2006), De surprise (2015) and De Marathon (2012).

10. Jeroen Krabbé

Actor | The Fugitive

Jeroen Krabbé was born on December 5, 1944 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands as Jeroen Aart Krabbé. He is an actor and director, known for The Fugitive (1993), The Living Daylights (1987) and Left Luggage (1998). He has been married to Herma van Geemert since 1964. They have three children.

11. Antonie Kamerling

Actor | Exorcist: The Beginning

Antonie Kamerling was born on August 25, 1966 in Arnhem, Gelderland, Netherlands as Anthonie Willem Constantijn Gneomar Kamerling. He is known for his work on Exorcist: The Beginning (2004), Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist (2005) and Mindhunters (2004). He was married to Isa Hoes. He died on ...

12. Mimoun Oaïssa

Actor | Shouf shouf habibi!

Mimoun was born in the port city of Nador, Morocco. He is of Moroccan-Dutch descent. He graduated from Amsterdam Theatre School in 1999, and became a stage actor from 1998 till 2001. His major films include Hush Hush Baby and Schnitzel Paradise. For his role in the latter he won the 2005 Golden ...