Birth Place Matching "Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
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 ...
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 ...
Director | RoboCop
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 ...
Actor | The Fugitive
Jeroen Krabbé was born on December 5, 1944 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands as Jeroen Aart Krabbé. He is an actor and director, known for The Fugitive (1993), The Living Daylights (1987) and The Punisher (1989). He has been married to Herma van Geemert since 1964. They have three children.
7. Lisa Smit
Actress | TBS
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 ...
8. Halina Reijn
Actress | Valkyrie
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 ...
Actor | Black Death
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 ...
10. 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 ...
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 Ciske the Rat (1984). She has been married to Marco Bakker since November 20, 1989.
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 ...
15. Pia Douwes
Actress | 3 musketiers - De musical
For the Dutch-born Pia Douwes, show business is also "family business". She is the great-niece of none other than Doris Day. Pia began her studies with dance at the Brooking School of Ballet in London, voice in London, Hamburg and in Vienna took part in a musical course directed by Susi Nicoletti ...
17. John Van Dreelen
Actor | Topaz
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 ...
20. Thijs Römer
Actor | Weemoedt
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), 06/05 (2004) and Moordvrouw (2012).
Thijs appeared in multiple series and films directed by Theo van Gogh. In 2005 he won a Gouden ...
21. 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 ...
22. 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 House of Frankenstein (1944). He died on February 15, 1958 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
27. Vera Bulder
Actress | De Libi
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 ...
28. 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), Nova Zembla (2011) and Baantjer (1995). He has been married to Anja Geels since October 25, 1991. They have two children.
29. Jetta Goudal
Actress | Fighting Love
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...
31. Johan Cruyff
Self | Il profeta del gol
Johan Cruyff (or Cruijffie) is voted the best European soccer player of the twentieth century (and the second best worldplayer). He started his career with AJAX Amsterdam and led them to 4 European finals of which 3 were won (1971/1972/1973). In 1973 Cruyff joined Barcelona (for a the then ...
32. David Verbeek
Director | Full Contact
Graduated in Directing from Amsterdam's Film Academy, in 2005. During his second year there, he directed the feature film Beat with a budget of only 500 euro's. It was selected for the International Film Festival Rotterdam, as well being released on DVD and nationwide in theatres. The following ...
34. Louis van Amstel
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)...
37. 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"
39. Lien Deyers
Actress | Le capitaine Fracasse
Dutch actress Lien Deyers was discovered by the great German director Fritz Lang, who gave her a part in his film Spies (1928). After that she became a big star in Germany and appeared in many successful films in the 1930s. She married director Alfred Zeisler. When the Nazis came to power, she and ...
40. 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...
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 ...
46. 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',...
47. Hugo Metsers
Actor | De legende van de Bokkerijders
Hugo Metsers was born on September 12, 1968 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands as Hugo Hector Hans Guido Gerson Metsers. He is an actor and director, known for De legende van de Bokkerijders (1994), Rauw (2012) and Het Huis Anubis (2006). He was previously married to Patricia Plug and Yvette ...
48. 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), Cameo Kirby (1930) and Lady Windermere's Fan (1925). She died on July 1, 1938 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
49. 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 by RTL 4. She also appeared in Oud Geld, a drama series made by Willem van de Sande Bakhuyzen and screenwriter Maria Goos. She had major roles in the Telefilm Cop vs. Killer and the series Line...
50. Sanna Haynes
Producer | 34 Inches
Sanna Haynes was born on May 20, 1987 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands as Susanna Erica Buisman. She is a producer and actress, known for 34 Inches (2017), Tall Girl and the Cricket TV (2012) and Classy Suzette (2016). She was previously married to Matthew Haynes.