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Carice van Houten


Carice Anouk van Houten was born in Leiderdorp (near Leiden) on 5 September 1976. Her parents are Margje Stasse, who is on the board of Dutch educational TV, and writer and broadcaster Theodore van Houten. She is the elder sister of actress and designer Jelka van Houten. Her paternal grandmother was Scottish. When she was five, her father took her... See full bio »

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 2016 Brimstone (pre-production)
Anna
 2012 Family Way
Winnie de Roover
 2012/II Jackie
Sofie
 2011/I Intruders
Susanna
 2010 The Happy Housewife
Lea
 2010 Repo Men
Carol
 2009 Stricken
Carmen
 2009 From Time to Time
Maria Oldknow
 2006 A Thousand Kisses
Samarinde
 2005 Bonkers
Lis
 2005 Lepel
Juffrouw Broer
 2005 Zwarte zwanen
Marleen
 2003 Father's Affair
Monika
 2001 AmnesiA
Sandra
 2001 Storm in mijn hoofd
Erwtenbloesem, Titania
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2008 - stage play: De Gravin van Parma, together with Pierre Bokma See more »

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4 Interviews | 11 Articles | 31 Pictorials | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 6½" (1.69 m)
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In The Netherlands you know who the good and the bad are if I have to say it so black and white. You can orientate yourself better in your own country. Here everything is overwhelming. It is very difficult to know who to trust here. See more »

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She is named after the daughter of the English composer, Sir Edward Elgar, due to the fact that Carice's father was investigating the secret of "Elgars Enigma Variations". See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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Carice should work on her accent gaby-41
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SHE'S BEEN IN A LOT OF 'BLACK' MOVIES inceptionisthebest
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have there been any other major debuts like this? zken-1
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