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Carice van Houten


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 acclaim and broke box office records in her native ... See full bio »

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21 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones Melisandre
(2012-2017)
Black Book
Black Book Rachel Stein / Ellis de Vries
(2006)
Valkyrie
Valkyrie Nina von Stauffenberg
(2008)
Repo Men
Repo Men Carol
(2010)

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 2018 Domino (post-production)
Alex
 2018 I Am Not a Bird (filming)
Ines
 2016 Incarnate
Lindsey
 2016 Brimstone
Anna
 2016/I Race
Leni Riefenstahl
 2013 The Fifth Estate
Birgitta Jónsdóttir
 2012 Alles is familie
Winnie de Roover
 2012/II Jackie
Sofie
 2011/I Intruders
Susanna
 2011 Black Butterflies
Ingrid Jonker
 2010 Black Death
Langiva
 2010 Repo Men
Carol
 2009 From Time to Time
Maria Oldknow
 2008 Valkyrie
Nina von Stauffenberg
 2008 Dorothy Mills
Jane Van Dopp
 2007 Alles is liefde
Kiki Jollema
 2006 Black Book
Rachel Stein / Ellis de Vries
 2006 Ik omhels je met 1000 armen
Samarinde
 2005 Knetter
Lis
 2005 Lepel
Juffrouw Broer
 2005 Zwarte zwanen
Marleen
 2003 De passievrucht
Monika
 2001 Miss Minoes
Minoes
 2001 AmnesiA
Sandra
 2001 Storm in mijn hoofd
Erwtenbloesem, Titania
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Other Works:

Provided the voice of Madison Paige in the Dutch version of Heavy Rain (2010). See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 11 Articles | 31 Pictorials | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Carice Van Houten

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Personal Quote:

I do this acing thing mostly for myself. I like to make a connection and communicate with the audience to make myself feel less lonely. See more »

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Is a WWF ambassador since 2009. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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