Birth Place Matching "Holland" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
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 ...
Actress | X-Men: The Last Stand
Famke was born in the Netherlands, where she began her professional career as a model. She later moved to the United States, where she has made her home since 1984. Initially settling in New York, she majored in writing and literature at Columbia University and studied acting with Harold Guskin. ...
Actress | Game of Thrones
One of Europe's most celebrated actresses, Carice van Houten is perhaps best known for her lead roles in Paul Verhoeven's award-winning Black Book, Bryan Singer's Valkyrie opposite Tom Cruise and as Melisandre on Game of Thrones.
Her Dutch-language feature Love Life, gained her further critical ...
Actor | The Age of Adaline
Huisman was born on July 18, 1981 in Amstelveen, Noord-Holland, which is near Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Before Game of Thrones (2011), Huisman had a role in Paul Verhoeven's acclaimed Black Book (2006), and he played Rudolf Nureyev in the BBC TV movie Margot (2009) about prima ballerina Margot ...
Actor | Aladdin
Marwan Kenzari is an award-winning Dutch actor. He received critical acclaim for his powerful and brooding performance in the Dutch crime drama Wolf, in which he plays a recently paroled Moroccan immigrant struggling to toe the line between promising boxer and rising criminal enforcer. His ...
Actor | The Addams Family
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 ...
7. Gaite Jansen
Actress | Jett
Gaite Jansen is considered one of the most promising Dutch young acting talents of her generation. She can be seen on the HBO/ Cinemax show Jett, opposite Carla Gugino, directed by Sebastian Gutierrez. Prior to this, she played recurring roles on BBC's Peaky Blinders Season 3 and Line of Duty ...
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 ...
9. Tom Six
Director | The Human Centipede (First Sequence)
Tom Six was born on August 29, 1973 in Alkmaar, Noord-Holland, Netherlands. He is a director and writer, known for The Human Centipede (First Sequence) (2009), The Human Centipede III (Final Sequence) (2015) and The Human Centipede II (Full Sequence) (2011).
11. Jeroen Krabbé
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.
12. Nina Foch
Actress | An American in Paris
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 ...
13. 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...
14. Anna Drijver
Actress | Loft
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 ...
Actress | Vampires Suck
Anneliese van der Pol was born on September 23, 1984 in Naaldwijk, Netherlands, to Dyan Ross and Willem van der Pol. She moved to the United States when she was a young child. Her American-born mother named her after Holocaust victim Anne Frank. A graduate of the Musical Theater Program at The ...
16. 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 ...
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.
19. Melisa Pamuk
Actress | Çarpisma
Melisa Asli Pamuk is a Dutch citizen. Her family is from Iskenderun, Hatay, Turkey. In some sources, She is of Arab descent. She is beauty pageant titleholder, actress and model who won the title of Miss Turkey 2011 on Thursday 2 June 2011. Pamuk accepted the crown from Gizem Memic, Miss Turkey ...
20. Yolanda Hadid
Actress | 1st & Ten
Yolanda Hadid was born on January 11, 1964 in Papendrecht, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands as Yolanda van den Herik. She is a producer and actress, known for 1st & Ten (1984), Lady Gaga: G.U.Y. (2014) and Model Moms. She was previously married to David Foster and Mohamed Hadid.
21. 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 ...
22. Abbey Hoes
Actress | Petticoat
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-theater she discovered that acting instead of singing was where her ...
23. Raymond Thiry
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 ...
25. Renée Soutendijk
Actress | Suspiria
Renée Soutendijk was born on May 21, 1957 in The Hague, Zuid-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.
Actor | Alles is liefde
Jeroen Spitzenberger (1976) is best known internationally for his supporting role in the Oscar-nominated film Twin Sisters, which went on to be a hit with critics and film lovers worldwide.
In 1998 he graduated from the Institute of Arts in Arnhem. Ever since he is a beloved stage and screen actor ...
28. Fedja van Huêt
Actor | Karakter
Fedja van Huêt is one of the most diverse and celebrated stage and screen actors of his generation in the Netherlands. Before graduating from the Maastricht Theatre Academy, Mike van Diem cast him to play the lead in his Oscar winning film 'Character' (Best Foreign Language Film, 1998). Fedja was ...
30. Daan Schuurmans
Actor | Bellicher
Daan Schuurmans is one of the most talented and acclaimed actors of The Netherlands. When Daan was chosen as a Shooting Star (Europe's leading young talent) at the Berlin International Film Festival in 2003, he was already well known to Dutch audiences from his starring roles in box-office hits ...
31. 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 ...
33. Martyn LeNoble
Soundtrack | The Faculty
Martyn LeNoble was born on April 14, 1969 in Vlaardingen, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands. He is known for his work on The Faculty (1998), Dark Blue (2002) and Tony Hawk's Underground (2003). He has been married to Christina Applegate since February 23, 2013. They have one child.
Actor | Ober
Alex van Warmerdam was born on August 14, 1952 in Haarlem, Noord-Holland, Netherlands as Alexander Lucas Maria van Warmerdam. He is an actor and writer, known for Ober (2006), Borgman (2013) and The Northerners (1992). He is married to Annet Malherbe. They have two children.
36. Tygo Gernandt
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 (1996) made him famous in the Netherlands. After that, many guest appearances followed, as well as leading parts in ...
37. 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 ...
Writer | Close My Eyes
Stephen Poliakoff was born on December 1, 1952 in Holland Park, Kensington, London, England. He is a writer and director, known for Close My Eyes (1991), Perfect Strangers (2001) and Shooting the Past (1999). He has been married to Sandy Welch since 1983. They have two children.
44. Jennifer Hoffman
Jennifer Hoffman was born on December 23, 1980 in Gouda, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands as Jennifer Mary Hoffman. She is known for her work on Dummie the Mummy and the Tomb of Achnetut (2017), Dummie the Mummy and the Golden Scarabee (2014) and Dummie the Mummy and the Sphinx of Shakaba (2015).
45. Robert Wolders
Actor | Beau Geste
Robert Wolders was born on September 28, 1936 in Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands as Robert Jacobus Godefridus Wolders. He was an actor, known for Beau Geste (1966), Laredo (1965) and Daniel Boone (1964). He was married to Merle Oberon. He died on July 12, 2018.
48. Philip Dorn
Actor | Passage to Marseille
A former matinee idol in Holland and Germany, he fled to America before WWII and portrayed anti-Nazi patriots and continental romancers in Hollywood. Forced to retire after suffering an injury while on stage in Holland 1955, he lived out the rest of his life in relative seclusion. Dogged by ill ...