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Carice van Houten

Facts of Carice van Houten

Date of Birth: 1976 , September-5
Birth Nation: Netherlands
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Carice van Houten
Birth Name Carice Anouk van Houten
Father Theodore van Houten
Mother Margje Stasse
Nationality Dutch
Birth Place/City Leiderdorp
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Net Worth $ 5 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dark Brown
Weight in KG 61 kg
Married N/A
Married to Erica Schmidt
Children Dena Yoba, Josiah Yoba, Pria Yoba
Divorce Divorced
Education St. Bonifatiuscollege High School
Awards Primetime Emmy Award
Movies Brimstone
TV Show Game of Thrones
Nick Name Carice van Houten
Working For Movies, TV Shows
Famous for Singer
Affair with Sebastian Koch
Face Color Black
Body Measurements 34-24-33
Breast Size 34B
Waist size 24
Hip Size 33
Neck Size 9.5
Shoe Size 9.5
Boyfriend Sebastian Koch
Siblings Will Turner, James Turner
Salary N/A
Sisters Jelka van Houten

Quick Timeline of Carice van Houten

1976 Born in Leiderdorp, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
1997 Began her acting career
1997 First feature film, 3 ronden
1999 Appeared in Suzy Q
2012 Appeared in Game of Thrones
2005 Began dating Sebastian Koch
2010 Broke up with Sebastian Koch
2013 Began dating Kees van Nieuwkerk
1994 Is close friend with Halina Reijn
2012 Released her pop-rock album, See You on the Ice
2013 Published her own book, Anti Glamour
2009 Won Golden and Platin Film, Netherlands
1999 Won Nederlands Film Festival
2007 Won Rembrandt Awards
2014 Won SUBTITLE European Film Festival

Detail Timeline of Carice van Houten

September 5 , 1976

Born in Leiderdorp, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

Carice van Houten was born in the upper middle class family in Leiderdorp, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands to Margje Stasse and writer and broadcaster. Her birth name was Carice Anouk van Houten. She is Dutch and is of Dutch and Scottish descent.

1997

Began her acting career

Born as Carice Anouk van Houten in Leiderdorp, Zuid-Holland, Carice received her formal education from St. Bonifatiuscollege in Utrecht. While she was there, she appeared in Hugo Claus' Tijl Uilenspieghel playing the lead role. She made her acting debut in 1997 and that was by playing the role of Mariek in the TV series, Het Labyrint.

1997

First feature film, 3 ronden

Keen on acting since her childhood days, Carice made her professional acting debut in 1997. She also made her debut movie role that year. Next year in 1998, she starred an unspecified role in the movie, Ivory Guardians.

1999

Appeared in Suzy Q

Within two years after making her acting debut, she got her rise in fame. Her breakthrough role came in 1999 after starring the role of Suzy in the movie Suzy Q. She also gained massive popularity for playing the role of Minoes in the movie, Undercover Kitty.

2012

Appeared in Game of Thrones

Dutch actress, Carice van Houten is well known in the words for starring the role of Melisandre in the TV series Game of Thrones since 2012. For this role, she has been nominated in Screen Actors Guild Awards.

2005

Began dating Sebastian Koch

In 2005, Carice was seen having romantic love affairs with Sebastian Koch. Sebastian Koch is an actor from Germany and he also appeared in the movie Black Book along with her in 2006. Sebastian is also honored with several German film awards.

2010

Broke up with Sebastian Koch

After being in love with Sebastian Koch for about half a decade, she decided to call off her romantic relationship with him and they officially broke up in March 2010. The actual reason for this broke up is unknown yet.

2013

Began dating Kees van Nieuwkerk

After she broke up with Sebastian Koch, she remained single for the next two years and then in 2013, she was seen with Kees van Nieuwkerk. Kees van Nieuwkerk is also Dutch and he is a director. They broke up in 2015.

1994

Is close friend with Halina Reijn

From 1994, she has been close with Halina Reijn. Halina Reijn is also fellow Dutch actress and they have together appeared in several movies. They have also kissed several times on camera and they also make fun of them being lesbians.

2012

Released her pop-rock album, See You on the Ice

Besides acting, Carice is also a great signer. She is also the member of Dutch rock band, Kane. In 2012, she released her debut pop-rock album, See You on the Ice. She has also sung on the four sings of movie and album, Black Book.

2013

Published her own book, Anti Glamour

Carice van Houten is multi talented actress. She along with her fellow Dutch actress Halina Reijn with whom she is close since 1994 published their first book together in 2013 and it was published under the title, Anti Glamour. In this book, they describe about their close and romantic friendship. 

2009

Won Golden and Platin Film, Netherlands

Golden and Platin Film, Netherlands is one of the reputed awards in the Dutch film industry. She has also been honored with this award several times. Till now, she has been nominated in this award for six times and put of these six nominations she has been honored with all of them.

1999

Won Nederlands Film Festival

In 1999, she got nominated in Nederlands Film Festival for the first time in her life. That year, she was honored with this award for Best Actress in a TV-Drama (Beste Actrice in TV-Drama). Till now, she has been honored with this award for six times.

2007

Won Rembrandt Awards

For her role in Zwartboek, she got her first nomination in 2007 in Zwartboek and was also honored with this award same time. She was honored with this award for Best Dutch Actress (Beste Nederlandse Actrice).

2014

Won SUBTITLE European Film Festival

Till now, she has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and she has also won several of them. In 2014, she got her one and only nomination in SUBTITLE European Film Festival and she won this award for Outstanding Achievement: Acting.

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In 2005, Carice was seen having romantic love affairs with Sebastian Koch. Sebastian Koch is an actor from Germany and he also appeared in the movie Black Book along with her in 2006. They lived together for about half a decade and they finally called off their relationship in 2010. She is not married yet.

Born as Carice Anouk van Houten in Leiderdorp, Zuid-Holland, Carice received her formal education from St. Bonifatiuscollege in Utrecht. While she was there, she appeared in Hugo Claus' Tijl Uilenspieghel playing the lead role. She then joined Maastricht Academy of Dramatic Arts. She made her acting debut in 1997 and that was by playing the role of Mariek in the TV series, Het Labyrint. She also made her debut movie role that year. Her breakthrough role came in 1999 after starring the role of Suzy in the movie Suzy Q. Her salary in Game of Thrones is really high and her net worth is $5 million.