Birth Place Matching "Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Director | Zwartboek
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 (1969), about a medieval ...
Actress | Westworld
Katja Herbers is the daughter of violinist Vera Beths and oboist Werner Herbers. Growing up she spent time in America, accompanying her mother on tour with the chamber music group L'Archibudelli. Her mother remarried cellist Anner Bylsma and her father remarried costume designer Leonie Polak, who ...
Actor | The Fugitive
Jeroen Krabbe was born in Amsterdam to a family of painters. His grandfather was a famous impressionist, his father a talented artist and his mother a qualified interpreter responsible for translating Dutch films into English. He was destined to be a painter but after high school and a year of ...
Actor | Brimstone
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 (1996) made him famous in the Netherlands. After that, many guest appearances followed, as well as leading parts in ...
Actor | 13 Ghosts
The son of a celebrated Dutch actor, John Van Dreelen may have come by his debonair countenance with a bit of help from his continental pedigree. Fluent in several languages, he was reported to have escaped a concentration camp in Nazi-occupied Holland by disguising himself as one of the German ...
8. Lisa Smit
Actress | Lili
Lisa Smit first came to the public's attention as the female star of the children's horror film Gruesome School Trip (2005) which was a national box office hit and went on to win awards in both the United States and Great-Britain.
After starring in the acclaimed youth series Willemspark (2007) Lisa ...
Actor | The Paradise Suite
Raymond Thiry is a European actor. He started out in theatre in 1987 with his theatre group Alex d'Electrique, a well known group with success in the Netherlands as well as in Germany.
After starring in several prime time TV series, he takes up the lead in 2006 in the art house film Langer Licht by ...
11. Halina Reijn
Producer | Instinct
Halina Reijn is a renowned director, actress, author and producer. She is the winner of multiple awards, including the Dutch film Award, the Golden Calf for Best Actress , the Dutch theater awards Theo D'Or and Colombina, as well as the Courbois pearl, an oeuvre award which honours an actress who ...
12. Renée Soutendijk
Actress | Suspiria
Renée Soutendijk was born on May 21, 1957 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands as Renette Pauline Soutendijk. She is an actress, known for Suspiria (2018), Eve of Destruction (1991) and Moordvrouw (2012). She is married to Thed Lenssen. They have two children.
Actress | The Lake House
Willeke van Ammelrooy was born on April 5, 1944 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands as Willy Geertje van Ammelrooij. She is an actress and director, known for The Lake House (2006), Antonia's Line (1995) and Lijmen/Het been (2000). She has been married to Marco Bakker since November 20, 1989.
16. Philip Van Zandt
Actor | Citizen Kane
Philip Van Zandt was born on October 4, 1904 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands as Philip Pinheiro. He was an actor, known for Citizen Kane (1941), His Kind of Woman (1951) and Thief of Damascus (1952). He died on February 15, 1958 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Actor | Alberta
In a career spanning more than 25 years, Daniel Boissevain proved himself as one of the most versatile Dutch actors. On stage, in drama as well as in musical, in films and TV-series. He first came to attention with All Stars, the film and TV-series about a football team. He looked swell as an ...
19. Vera Bulder
Actress | Hello Again Detective Chan
Vera Fennie Bulder was born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Her father is well-known Dutch actor Reinier Bulder and her mother is an artist and teacher. She's been living between Amsterdam and New York since the age of 17. Attended the Rotterdam School of Acting in 2012, and has studied with Terry ...
Actress | Rood
Sophie van Winden was born in Amsterdam but spent her first years in a small village in France. Later on, she moved with her parents to Leiden, where she got her younger brother and sister. Since she was only seven years old, she attended theatre classes in Amsterdam. Her parents used to have an ...
21. Benja Bruijning
Actor | Bellicher
Benja Bruijning's (1983) star-turn in the Dutch romantic comedy Family Way (2012) opposite Carice van Houten (Game of Thrones) marked his break through to a wide audience.
From an early age on Benja has played roles in various films and TV series such as The Cave and Poet on the Zeedijk. After ...
22. Melody Klaver
Actress | Rafaël
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 ...
23. Charles Judels
Actor | God's Gift to Women
Charles Judels or Charles Judel was born in Amsterdam in 1882. Starred on vaudeville in the early 1900s, and made his Broadway stage debut in 'The Ziegfeld Follies of 1912'. Highly talented chubby man who appeared in more than 130 American comedy and drama movies, his expertise with dialects served...
28. Thijs Römer
Actor | 06/05
Thijs Römer was born on July 26 1978 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, the Netherlands. He is an actor and director who is known for Nieuwe buren (2014), Family Way (2012), May 6th (2004) and Moordvrouw (2012).
Thijs appeared in multiple series and films directed by Theo van Gogh. In 2005 he won a Gouden...
30. Danny de Munk
Actor | All Stars 2: Old Stars
After starring in Ciske the Rat (1984) and Op hoop van zegen (1986), Danny started a carreer as a singer of Dutch medium quality songs. Only after a few years did he grow to be the talented and very successful musicalstar he is now, starring in musicals like "Les Misrables"
33. Jetta Goudal
Actress | The Forbidden Woman
Although Dutch-born silent screen femme fatale Jetta Goudal (pronounced Zhett-eh Goo-doll) may be pretty much forgotten today, she was, in her glorious Hollywood heyday, a star rivaling that of Gloria Swanson and fellow vamps Barbara La Marr and Nita Naldi. The daughter of a Jewish orthodox diamond...
36. Victor Reinier
Actor | Flikken Maastricht
Victor Reinier was born on May 2, 1963 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands as Victor Reinier Nieuwenhuijzen. He is an actor and writer, known for Flikken Maastricht (2007), Baantjer (1995) and Nova Zembla (2011). He has been married to Anja Geels since October 25, 1991. They have two children.
41. Carly Wijs
Actress | Gek van Geluk
Carly Wijs is best known for her role as the ex-wife from hell Tamar Mandelbaum in the hit series Divorce (2012) by RTL 4. She also appeared in Oud geld (1998), a drama series made by Willem van de Sande Bakhuyzen and screenwriter Maria Goos. She had major roles in the Telefilm Cop vs. Killer (2012)...
47. Micky Hoogendijk
Actress | Raising Helen
Micky Hoogendijk was born in the Netherlands, Amsterdam in 1970. After graduating from the Rudolf Steiner School in 1990, Micky became director of Rob Scholte Co. The company of the Dutch artist Rob Scholte. She fulfilled this role for over six years and produced the project 'Apres nous le Deluge',...
49. Carrie Daumery
Actress | The Conquering Power
Carrie Daumery was born on March 25, 1863 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands. She was an actress, known for The Conquering Power (1921), Lady Windermere's Fan (1925) and Cameo Kirby (1930). She died on July 1, 1938 in Los Angeles, California, USA.