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Jim Bakkum

Jim Bakkum, born on the 10th August 1987, always had a thing for music. He, his brother (who now plays in his band) and two kids from around the block had their own band called 'The Kids'. With parents who were also into music, the musical family performed many times. At the age of 15 Jim auditioned for Idols, and finished second. The boy got ... See full bio »

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Verliefd op Ibiza
Dancing with Jim
XTC Just Don't Do It
Idols! Himself / Himself - Finalist / Himself - Guest


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 2016 Onze Jongens (post-production)
 2016 Rokjesdag
 2015 Mega Mindy Versus ROX
Achiel / Waterman
 2015 De TV kantine (TV Series)
Dave Roelvink
- De TV Kantine van Spike (2015) ... Dave Roelvink
- De TV Kantine van Luuk (2015) ... Dave Roelvink
- De TV Kantine van Hans Klok (2015) ... Dave Roelvink
 2014 Fashion Planet (TV Series)
- De Eerste Planet (2014) ... Igor
- Onderbroekjes (2014) ... Igor
 2013 Verliefd op Ibiza (TV Series)
- Terug naar Ibiza (2013) ... Lars
 2013 The Passion (TV Movie)
 2013 Verliefd op Ibiza
 2013 Showbizzcafé (TV Mini-Series)
Niels Boers
- Ten Minutes Before the Show (2013) ... Niels Boers (singing voice)
 2012 Goede tijden, slechte tijden (TV Series)
- Aflevering 4520 (2012) ... Fiyero
 2012 Pasen met de zandtovenaar (TV Movie)
 2011 Seinpost Den Haag (TV Series)
Chiel Maas
- Tranen (2011) ... Chiel Maas
- Verlies (2011) ... Chiel Maas
- Familie (2011) ... Chiel Maas
- Liefde (2011) ... Chiel Maas
- Bedreigingen (2011) ... Chiel Maas
 2011 Levenslang (Video)
 2006 XTC Just Don't Do It
 2004 Snowfever
 2003 Baantjer (TV Series)
Rick Brak
- De Cock en de moord op Elvis (2003) ... Rick Brak
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Other Works:

Played Danny Zuko in the Dutch version of Grease See more »

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6' 3½" (1.92 m)

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Has had hits with the songs 'Tell Her' (platinum record), 'This Love Is Real' (golden record) and 'The Way It Goes'. Also released a Christmas song which he wrote himself: 'The Greatest Christmas Gift'. This song unfortunately did not do well at all. See more »

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