Full Name: Carice Anouk van Houten
Date of Birth: September 5, 1976
Profession: Actress & Singer
Carice van Houten was born on September 5, 1976 in the Netherlands. He grew up watching silent movies, and in an interview, he said he preferred to play scenes without dialogue. He has a sister named Jelka van Houten. His grandmother was Scottish. St. He went to Bonifatiuscollege (high school), where he played the lead role of Tijl Uilenspieghel of Hugo Claus, directed by Ad Migchielsen. Van Houten briefly studied at the Maastricht Academy of Dramatic Arts, but continued his professional education a year later at the Kleinkunstacademie in Amsterdam.
She played her first lead role in Martin Koolhoven’s TV movie Suzy Q. She won the Golden Calf award for her role as Suzy. She also won the Pisuisse Award and Best Naeff Award for her stage acting, and another Golden Calf for her role as a female kitten in Undercover Kitty (2001). In December 2006, Van Houten withdrew from a theater production by alex van Warmerdam for personal reasons. According to a theater spokesperson, this was due to excessive work. In July 2011, Van Houten starred as Melisandre in the second season of HBO’s fantasy TV series Game of Thrones. Her performance was praised and appreciated, and in 2019, she earned a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Best Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her latest performance in season 8 of “The Long Night”.
Van Houten is in a relationship with Australian actor Guy Pearce. She gave birth to their son Monte Pearce in August 2016. He previously dated German actor Sebastian Koch, they met on the set of the 2006 film Black Book.
Height: 5ft 6inc (168 Cm)
Weight: 130lbs (59 Kg)
Body Measurements: 34-24-33 inches (86-61-84 cm)