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1. Jean-Claude Van Damme Jean-Claude Van Damme Actor, Double Impact Van Damme was born Jean-Claude Camille François Van Varenberg in Berchem-Sainte-Agathe, Brussels, Belgium, to Eliana and Eugène Van Varenberg, an accountant. "The Muscles from Brussels" started martial arts at the age of eleven. His father introduced him to martial arts when he saw his son was physically weak...
2. Matthias Schoenaerts Matthias Schoenaerts Actor, Rust and Bone Matthias Schoenaerts was born on December 8, 1977 in Antwerp, Belgium. His mother, Dominique Wiche, was a costume designer, translator and French teacher, his father is actor Julien Schoenaerts. He made his film debut at the age of 13, alongside his father in the Belgian film Daens, which was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film...
3. Audrey Hepburn Audrey Hepburn Actress, Breakfast at Tiffany's Audrey Hepburn was born Audrey Kathleen Hepburn-Ruston on May 4, 1929 in Brussels, Belgium. She was a blue-blood and a cosmopolitan from birth. Her mother, Ella van Heemstra, was a Dutch baroness; Audrey's father, Joseph Victor Anthony Hepburn-Ruston, was born in Úzice, Bohemia, of English and Austrian descent, and worked in business...
4. Johnny Galecki Johnny Galecki Actor, The Big Bang Theory John Mark Galecki was born in Belgium where his dad was stationed while serving in the U.S. Air Force. When he was 3 years old, his family moved to Chicago, Illinois, where he grew up along with his sister Allison (1980) and brother Nick (1982). His father then became a teacher for blind veterans in a VA hospital outside of Chicago. When Galecki was 16, his father died in an accident...
5. Cécile De France Cécile De France Actress, Hereafter Cecile de France was born in Namur in Belgium in 1975 and discovered her vocation at the early age of six. As soon as she was seventeen, she was off to Paris with the ambition of beginning a career on the stage. She studied drama with Jean-Paul Denizon, actor and assistant to Peter Brook, before being admitted to the Ecole National Supérieure des Arts et Techniques du Théâtre...
6. Virginie Efira Virginie Efira Actress, 20 ans d'écart
7. Veerle Baetens Veerle Baetens Actress, The Broken Circle Breakdown Veerle Baetens studied Musical Theatre at the "Higher Institute of Dramatic Arts" in Brussels. After this she had roles in theatre and then started her TV career for VTM. In 2005 she won the "John Kraaijkamp Musical Award" for her role in the theatre version of Pippi Longstocking. And in 2008 she won awards for her performance of "Sara" (the Flemish version of the TV show Ugly Betty)...
8. Patrick Bauchau Patrick Bauchau Actor, The Pretender Patrick Nicolas Jean Sixte Ghislain Bauchau was born in Brussels, Belgium. His father, Henry Bauchau, is a noted author, psychoanalyst, and philosopher, while his mother was an educator who also helped operate a publishing company. Coming from an intellectual family, it's not surprising that Bauchau won an academic scholarship to Oxford University...
9. Jaco Van Dormael Jaco Van Dormael Director, Mr. Nobody
10. Hanna Verboom Hanna Verboom Actress, De co-assistent Hanna Verboom made her motion picture debut in 2004 playing the female lead in the Dutch film "Snowfever", directed by Pim van Hoeve. She has hosted the Dutch National TV channel BNN's weekly music show "Top of the Pops". Born in Belgium, Verboom spent her early childhood in the African nations of Kenya...
11. Benoît Poelvoorde Benoît Poelvoorde Actor, Man Bites Dog
12. Lyne Renee Lyne Renee Actress, Ober
13. Lubna Azabal Lubna Azabal Actress, Paradise Now
14. Ronald Guttman Ronald Guttman Actor, The Hunt for Red October
15. Jean-Pierre Dardenne Jean-Pierre Dardenne Producer, Deux jours, une nuit After studying drama in the arts institute, Jean Pierre Dardenne and his brother Luc made some videos about the rough life in blue-collar small towns in the Wallonie. After their meeting with filmmaker Armad Gatti and cinematographer Ned Burgess, they decided to enter in the movie business. In 1978 they shot their first documentary...
16. Émilie Dequenne Émilie Dequenne Actress, Brotherhood of the Wolf
17. Jérémie Renier Jérémie Renier Actor, Brotherhood of the Wolf
18. Déborah François Déborah François Actress, L'enfant The daughter of a police officer and a social worker and the middle of three siblings, Déborah François was cast by the Dardenne brothers in L'enfant in 2005 while she was in high school. Between the ages of 10 to 16 François had taken acting classes but she did not expect to make acting her career...
19. Jan Bijvoet Jan Bijvoet Actor, Borgman
20. Agnès Varda Agnès Varda Director, Les plages d'Agnès
21. François Damiens François Damiens Actor, OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies
22. Alexandra Vandernoot Alexandra Vandernoot Actress, The Dinner Game
23. Chantal Akerman Chantal Akerman Director, Un divan à New York
24. Marie Gillain Marie Gillain Actress, Coco Before Chanel
25. Tony Parker Tony Parker Self, Kobe Doin' Work
26. Carole Weyers Carole Weyers Actress, The Fault in Our Stars Carole Weyers was born in Anderlecht, Belgium. She began her acting career in Belgium, where she received her training from the well-respected drama school IAD (Institut des Arts de Diffusion). Upon graduation, she wished to further develop her acting skills and attended LAMDA (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts) in a classical acting course...
27. Johan Heldenbergh Johan Heldenbergh Actor, The Broken Circle Breakdown
28. Luc Dardenne Luc Dardenne Producer, Deux jours, une nuit
29. Felix van Groeningen Felix van Groeningen Director, The Broken Circle Breakdown
30. Eric Godon Eric Godon Actor, In Bruges
31. Koen De Bouw Koen De Bouw Actor, The Last Tycoon
32. Eva Karera Eva Karera Actress, Apocalypse X Buxom, luscious, and shapely 5'7" brunette knockout Eva Karera was born on May 6, 1979 in Belgium. Following graduation from school, Karera lived in Turkey for four years as well as lived in Egypt for one year where she worked as a scuba diving instructor. Eva eventually opened her own fashion boutique and embarked on a career as a model that included modeling lingerie...
33. Stella Maxwell Stella Maxwell Self, Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Stella Maxwell is best known for her work as a Victoria's Secrets lingerie model. She appeared in the Victoria's Secret Fashion shows in 2014 and 2015 and became a Victoria's Secret Angel in April 2015. She was born on May 15, 1990 in Belgium to Northern Irish parents. Maxwell's father was a diplomat...
34. Pauline Etienne Pauline Etienne Actress, La religieuse
35. Barbara Sarafian Barbara Sarafian Actress, Rundskop
36. Jonathan Zaccaï Jonathan Zaccaï Actor, Robin Hood
37. Charlotte De Bruyne Charlotte De Bruyne Actress, Little Black Spiders
38. Pauline Burlet Pauline Burlet Actress, Le passé Born in April 9, 1996 in Mons, Belgium, Pauline Burlet started taking drama lessons at the age of five. She was discovered by Olivier Dahan at the age of nine, who chose her to be the young Édith Piaf in his film La Vie en Rose, playing the young version of Marion Cotillard's character. With her role in Dead Man Talking by Patrick Ridremont...
39. Diane von Fürstenberg Diane von Fürstenberg Self, Project Runway: All-Star Challenge Diane von Furstenberg first entered the fashion world in 1970 with a suitcase full of jersey dresses. Four years later, she created the wrap dress, which came to symbolize power and independence for an entire generation of women. By 1976, she had sold over a million of the dresses and was featured on the cover of Newsweek...
40. Filip Peeters Filip Peeters Actor, Recht op recht Filip Peeters was born on December 2, 1962 in Anderlecht, Belgium. Filip has been working in the theatre since 1987, but his roles in film and television have really brought him into the spotlight. Being fluent in German, he has been expanding his career in Germany since 2000, where his popularity rivals that in his native Belgium...
41. Yolande Moreau Yolande Moreau Actress, Amélie
42. Erik Van Looy Erik Van Looy Writer, De slimste mens ter wereld Erik Van Looy was born on April 26, 1962 in Deurne, Flanders, Belgium as Erik Ludovicus Maria Van Looy. He is a Director and a Writer, known for the classic Belgian films, De Zaak Alzheimer/The Memory of a Killer (2003) and Loft (2008). He's also directed the US-remake of The Loft (2014). Between writing and directing movies...
43. Ingrid Vandebosch Ingrid Vandebosch Actress, Taxi
44. Héléna Noguerra Héléna Noguerra Actress, L'arnacoeur
45. Victor Francen Victor Francen Actor, La fin du jour
46. Fabrice Du Welz Fabrice Du Welz Director, Calvaire
47. An Miller An Miller Actress, Loft
48. Olivier Gourmet Olivier Gourmet Actor, Le fils Grandson of a carpenter, Olivier Gourmet grew up in Mirwart, a Belgian village where his father was a cattle dealer and mother the manager of a family hotel-restaurant. At 13, he was sent to boarding school, which was an unhappy experience that led him to "be closed in on myself". It was at this school that he began acting when he replaced a classmate at short notice in the school play...
49. Tom Dewispelaere Tom Dewispelaere Actor, Schneider vs. Bax
50. Fabrizio Rongione Fabrizio Rongione Actor, Deux jours, une nuit
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