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1. Carice van Houten Carice van Houten Actress, Game of Thrones 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...
2. Famke Janssen Famke Janssen Actress, X-Men Famke Janssen was born on November 5, 1964 in Amstelveen, Netherlands, and has two siblings, director Antoinette Beumer and actress Marjolein Beumer. She studied economics for a year at the University of Amsterdam. Moving to America in 1984, Famke modeled for Chanel in New York City. Later, taking a break from modeling...
3. Paul Verhoeven Paul Verhoeven Director, Total Recall Paul Verhoeven graduated from the University of Leiden, with a degree in math and physics. He entered the Royal Netherlands Navy, where he began his film career by making documentaries for the Navy and later for TV. In 1969, he directed the popular Dutch TV series, Floris, about a medieval knight...
4. Michiel Huisman Michiel Huisman Actor, The Age of Adaline Huisman was born on July 18, 1981 in Amstelveen, Noord-Holland, which is near Amsterdam. Before Game of Thrones, Huisman had a role in Paul Verhoeven's acclaimed Black Book, and he played Rudolf Nureyev in the BBC TV movie Margot about prima ballerina Margot Fonteyn. Before he became ubiquitous on television...
5. Rutger Hauer 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 Arend Hauer...
6. Lotte Verbeek Lotte Verbeek Actress, The Fault in Our Stars Lotte Verbeek is an award-winning Dutch actress, dancer and model. Lotte was born in Venlo, Netherlands. She was educated at Gymnasium Collegium Marianum in Venlo and graduated in 2008 at the Theaterschool in Amsterdam. From 1999, Verbeek attended the Dance Academy in Arnhem and the Amsterdam Academy of Jazz/Musical Theatre and Dance...
7. Anneliese van der Pol Anneliese van der Pol Actress, Vampires Suck Anneliese was born in Naaldwijk, Zuid-Holland, The Netherlands on September 23,1984 and moved to the United States when she was a young child. Her mother named her after the late Holocaust refugee Anne Frank. A graduate of the Musical Theater Program at The Orange County High School of the Arts...
8. Yolanda Foster Yolanda Foster Self, The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
9. Sylvia Hoeks Sylvia Hoeks Actress, The Best Offer Sylvia Hoeks was born in Maarheeze, a southern town of the Netherlands. At age 14 she was scouted by Elite Models and traveled to many European countries to model. After doing this she finished high school and attended the Maastricht Theatre Academy. After graduation, she made her national breakthrough with the Jos Stelling film Duska (2007)...
10. Gaite Jansen Gaite Jansen Actress, 170 Hz Gaite Jansen (1991) is considered to be one the most talented Dutch actresses of her generation. At the age of 16, she was awarded Best Actress Award at the 48 Hour Film Project in Amsterdam for her role in Luwte. Her performance as a troubled deaf teenager in the acclaimed art house film 170Hz (2011)...
11. Carel Struycken Carel Struycken Actor, Men in Black Carel Struyken was born in the Hague, The Netherlands. When he was four years old his family moved to Curacao, an island in the Caribbean. At age sixteen, he returned to his country, where he finished high school. He graduated from the directing program at the film school in Amsterdam, following which he did a year at the American Film Institute in Los Angeles...
12. Katja Herbers Katja Herbers Actress, Manhattan In her home country the Netherlands, Katja has played major roles on screen as well as in the theater. After quite uniquely being accepted to both the Maastricht and the Amsterdam drama school, she started her film career during her studies at The Academy of Fine Arts in Amsterdam. She worked with...
13. Martin Koolhoven Martin Koolhoven Director, Brimstone Born in The Hague, The Netherlands. Son of a prison guard. Attended several film schools in Sittard (The Netherlands), Brussels (Belgium) and the Dutch Film And Television Academy (The Netherlands). Graduated with the short movie De Orde Der Dingen. Koolhoven has a relationship with Dutch writer/director 'Tallulah Schwab' since 1993...
14. Abbey Hoes Abbey Hoes Actress, Vrijland Emily Abigail Ashley Hoes was born on May 20th, 1994 in the city of Rotterdam. At the age of 10 she started taking singing, dancing and acting lessons at the Hofplein Children's theatre. After a couple of auditions for musical she discovered that acting instead of singing was where her heart was and landed a role in a television commercial for Roosvicee soft drink...
15. Doutzen Kroes Doutzen Kroes Self, The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Doutzen Kroes is a supermodel best known for her work as a Victoria's Secrets lingerie model. She appeared in eight Victoria's Secret Fashion shows from 2005 through 2014 and served as a Victoria's Secret Angel from 2008 to 2014. Kroes has been a brand ambassador for Miu Miu since 2013, L'Oreal since 2011 and Victoria's Secret since 2008...
16. Thekla Reuten Thekla Reuten Actress, In Bruges As a young Dutch actress with numerous internationally acclaimed films under her belt and whose work has been twice Oscar nominated, Thekla Reuten is an undeniable front-runner in the new wave of European actresses lauded on the international stage and screen. Thekla first came to wide international...
17. Sylvia Kristel Sylvia Kristel Actress, Emmanuelle Sylvia Kristel was born on September 28, 1952 in Utrecht, Netherlands. She first came to international attention in the early 1970s with Emmanuelle for director Just Jaeckin. Then two more sequels followed in which she also starred. Included in her credits are a long list of European films including the film Julia...
18. Jan de Bont Jan de Bont Cinematographer, Die Hard Jan de Bont was born in the Netherlands to a Roman Catholic Dutch family on the 22 of October 1943. He has always had a creative mind and good mentality for camera techniques and soon got into film as a popular cinematographer. He worked on a huge number of films before finding himself on the production of the film Speed...
19. Jeroen Krabbé Jeroen Krabbé Actor, The Fugitive
20. Hadewych Minis Hadewych Minis Actress, Borgman
21. Bas Rutten Bas Rutten Self, Inside MMA Bas Rutten is a world-renowned mixed martial artist who has also made a name for himself outside the ring as an actor, host, and television personality. As an actor Rutten can be seen next summer co-starring in the Kevin James feature film Here Comes the Boom for Columbia Pictures. Rutten previously appeared in Paul Blart: Mall Cop (2009) and lent his talents to the voice cast of Zookeeper (2011)...
22. Junkie XL Junkie XL Soundtrack, Green Street Hooligans
23. Nina Foch Nina Foch Actress, Spartacus A leading lady of the 1940s, the tall and blonde Foch usually played cool, aloof and often foreign, women of sophistication. As film roles became harder to find, Foch proved to be versatile in many areas. She was a panelist on several TV quiz shows, worked as George Stevens' assistant director for The Diary of Anne Frank and directed plays...
24. Marwan Kenzari Marwan Kenzari Actor, Ben-Hur Shortly after graduating drama academy, Marwan joined the Amsterdam Theater Group, where he performed in various plays such as Roman Tragedies, Opening Night and Angels in America. He received critical acclaim for his powerful and brooding leading role in Wolf (dir: Jim Taihuttu, 2013), which won him the Golden Calf for Best Actor at the Netherlands Film Festival...
25. Gijs Blom Gijs Blom Actor, Jongens
26. Tom Six Tom Six Director, The Human Centipede (First Sequence)
27. Stefanie Joosten Stefanie Joosten Actress, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Born and raised in the Netherlands, Stefanie Joosten moved to Japan as a student in Japanese studies. She found a modeling agency that hires western models. She is a fan of anime and video games who unknowingly got to audition for the new "Metal Gear", Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain (2015) and would be cast as the voice and motion capture of Quiet...
28. Lisa Zweerman Lisa Zweerman Actress, Doublegame
29. Yorick van Wageningen Yorick van Wageningen Actor, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
30. Tygo Gernandt Tygo Gernandt Actor, Van God los 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 series like 'De Garage'...
31. Erland van Lidth Erland van Lidth Actor, The Running Man Born in the Netherlands, he came to the United States as a child in the late 1950s. Erland grew up in Orange, New Jersey; Ridgefield, Connecticut; and Mont Vernon, New Hampshire. He attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he distinguished himself as a member of the wrestling team and...
32. Anna Drijver Anna Drijver Actress, Komt een vrouw bij de dokter From the age of 6, she practiced classical ballet. Anna started her career as a model at age 15 (1998). During her secondary school she traveled for her work as a model. After she starred in a TV series she studied at the Amsterdam Drama School. In the final year of this Academy she filmed Bride Flight, an international co-production in New Zealand.
33. Anton Corbijn Anton Corbijn Director, Control
34. Daan Schuurmans Daan Schuurmans Actor, Bellicher: Cel
35. Jeroen van Koningsbrugge Jeroen van Koningsbrugge Actor, Smeris
36. Michael Dudok de Wit Michael Dudok de Wit Writer, La tortue rouge
37. Halina Reijn Halina Reijn Self, De wereld draait door Halina Reijn was 6 when she decided to become an actress. She grew up in Groningen, a small city in the Netherlands. When she was 20 years old she was accepted by three theatre schools in the Netherlands. She choose to go to the Maastricht theatre academy. In her second year of training, Job Gosschalk...
38. Sytske van der Ster Sytske van der Ster Actress, De co-assistent
39. Hannah Hoekstra Hannah Hoekstra Actress, The Canal Hannah Hoekstra is a very talented actress. In 2012 she received a Gouden Kalf for her role in Hemel. She appeared on screen in the film APP and the television series Volgens Robert. In Ireland she appeared the film The Canalin 2013. Hannah has been engaged with the National Theatre since the season of 2013-2014...
40. Anna Raadsveld Anna Raadsveld Actress, Riphagen Anna Raadsveld (1990) is a European actress. At the age of 17 Anna starred in the film-hit Timboektoe followed by several Dutch tv productions. Her national breakthrough came with the feature Lellebelle, produced in 2010 by Pupkin Film, where she played the lead as Belle. After several TV series and films she attended the Maastricht Academy of Performing Arts where she graduated in 2014...
41. Tara Elders Tara Elders Actress, Interview
42. Derek de Lint Derek de Lint Actor, Soldier of Orange
43. Edward Van Halen Edward Van Halen Soundtrack, Twister
44. Martyn LeNoble Martyn LeNoble Composer, Up All Night
45. Georgina Verbaan Georgina Verbaan Actress, Goede tijden, slechte tijden
46. Louis van Amstel Louis van Amstel Miscellaneous Crew, Dancing with the Stars Louis van Amstel is a professional dancer, Latin American style. Van Amstel was born in The Netherlands. In 2000, he retired from competing, but he regularly appears in exhibition performances. Van Amstel lives in New York City, and has produced dance shows on Broadway at City Center (Latin Fusion) and in Salt Lake City (Latin Revolution)...
47. Melody Klaver Melody Klaver Actress, Oorlogswinter Melody Klaver was born in Amsterdam, Holland. At age 15 she got nominated for a Golden Calf for Best Actress (Deep), which made her the youngest actress ever to be nominated for this prestigious award. She lost it to Carice Van Houten (Blackbook). Later she did win the Tudor Award for Best Actress (Deep) in Geneve and a Rembrandt Award for Best actress (Winter in wartime)...
48. Frederique Van Der Wal Frederique Van Der Wal Actress, Wild Wild West
49. Roel Reiné Roel Reiné Director, Death Race 2 Roel Reine was born in The Netherlands, and with his first theatrical feature 'The Delivery' he won The Golden Calf for Best Director (the Dutch equivalent to an Academy Award). In 2005 Roel Reine has moved to Los Angeles and has directed now an impressive slate of 16 feature films for studios like Universal...
50. Maruschka Detmers Maruschka Detmers Actress, First Name: Carmen Maruschka Detmers was born in the Netherlands in 1962, but moved to France when she was a teenager to work as an au-pair. During her time in France, she came to the notice of French avant-garde director Jean-Luc Godard and was signed to played the female lead in First Name: Carmen, also appearing in Devil in the Flesh. Other films include Hanna's War and The Mambo Kings...
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