Best Belgian Actorby MaartenDV_Belgium | created - 1 month ago | updated - 1 month ago | Public
1. Jan Decleir
Actor | Karakter
Jan Decleir was born on February 14, 1946 in Niel, Flanders, Belgium as Jan Amanda Gustaaf Decleir. He is an actor, known for Character (1997), The Memory of a Killer (2003) and Daens (1992). He has been married to Brechtje Louwaard since April 1, 2006. He was previously married to Caroline van ...
Actor | Torpedo
Sven De Ridder was born on July 17, 1974 in Wilrijk, Flanders, Belgium as Sven Jozef Eduard De Ridder. He is an actor, known for De Bunker (2015), Cordon (2014), Bowling Balls (2014) and Pippa (2016). He has a long history of working in the theatre as an actor but also as director of multiple stage...
Actor | The Broken Circle Breakdown
Geert Van Rampelberg graduated from the prestigious Belgian acting studio Studio Herman Teirlinck in 1998. Upon graduating he started theater company Olympique Dramatique with a couple of his class mates, widely popular and well-respected to this day. He made his television debut in 1997 and hasn't...
Actor | De rouille et d'os
Matthias Schoenaerts was born on December 8, 1977 in Antwerp, Belgium. His mother, Dominique Wiche, was a costume designer, translator and French teacher, and his father was actor Julien Schoenaerts. He made his film debut at the age of 13, alongside his father in the Belgian film Daens (1992), ...
8. Michael Pas
Actor | Blueberry Hill
Michaël Pas was born in Antwerp, Belgium in 1966. He graduated as master in Dramatic Arts at the esteemed Studio Herman Teirlinck in 1989. By then he had already made his film debut in Dominque Deruddere's Love is a dog from Hell (aka Crazy Love) , based on the works of Charles Bukowski. In his ...
12. Gene Bervoets
Actor | Spoorloos
Gene Bervoets (Eugène Joanna Alfons Bervoets) is a Belgian actor. He was born in Antwerp on the 26th of March, 1956. Gene studied at Studio Herman Teirlinck in. He graduated in 1980. Bervoets played in more than 50 films. In 2015 he received the Ensor for Best Actor. He was nominated for the Golden...
13. Kevin Janssens
Actor | Revenge
Kevin Janssens (°1979) studied at the Studio Herman Teirlinck (Antwerp) and got his first important role in his last year of his studies, when he was asked to play the leading role in a mini TV series about a boxer called KING OF THE WORLD, by Guido Henderickx. Continuously, he performed several ...
14. Koen De Bouw
Actor | Professor T.
Award-winning Koen De Bouw (1964) is one of the leading actors in Belgium. He studied theatre at the prestigious Antwerp Studio Herman Teirlinck, and made his film debut in 1988 upon graduation. Since then he played leading parts in more than 30 Belgian and international films as well as a similar ...
16. Gaston Berghmans
Actor | Zware jongens
Gaston Berghmans, quite possibly Belgium's greatest comedian of all time, was born in 1926 in Merksem, a community which is part of the city of Antwerp. He had a very normal and healthy childhood and attended middle school to become a craftsman, just like his father before him.
Right before the ...
Actor | Double Impact
Van Damme was born Jean-Claude Camille François Van Varenberg in Berchem-Sainte-Agathe, Brussels, Belgium, to Eliana and Eugène Van Varenberg, an accountant. "The Muscles from Brussels" started martial arts at the age of eleven. His father introduced him to martial arts when he saw his son was ...
18. George Arrendell
Actor | Windkracht 10
George Arrendell was born in Antwerp in 1968, the elder son of a South American percussionist and a Belgian painter. He speaks fluent English, Dutch and French.
Through the 1980s George made his pocket money as a break dancer and rap artist and, after graduating from High School, he started working ...
19. Eric Godon
Actor | In Bruges
Eric Godon is a Belgian actor who started his career in 2001, at the age of 41. After studying German and English linguistics and literature, he worked for 20 years in various fields before discovering his acting skills through improvisation theater. Ever since then, he has been playing in over 120...
20. Mathias Sercu
Actor | Marsman
Mathias was born in 1970 in Ardooie. He went to the Conservatory in Brussels to get professional actor's training. For the moment, he lives in Ghent, he is married and has 2 kids. Most people know him from the series _"Buiten de Zone" (1995)_ , in which he played Ubi Stevens. Besides playing in ...
27. Matteo Simoni
Actor | Callboys
Matteo Simoni (1987) is a multifaceted actor who has quickly become one of Belgium's most sought-after young talents. He has showcased his versatility and depth on some of the most successful TV series, films and theatre plays. He is the winner of multiple awards and was selected by the Berlinale ...
29. Stany Crets
Actor | Alles moet weg
Stany Crets was born on December 11, 1964 in Turnhout, Belgium as Stany Hubertus Maria Crets. He is an actor and director, known for Everything Must Go (1996), De Raf & Ronny Show (1998) and Raf en Ronny II (1999). He has been married to Haydee Nackaerts since August 2006. They have three ...
Actor | De bossen van Vlaanderen
Lucas Van den Eynde was born on February 23, 1959. He is an actor, known for De bossen van Vlaanderen (1991), Les Steenfort, maîtres de l'orge (1996) and Groenten uit Balen (2011). He has been married to Sofie since 2004. They have two children.
Actor | Tabula Rasa
Peter Van den Begin is a Belgian actor and writer whose career spans over almost 4 decades. He is known for his versatility, delivering award-winning performances both in drama and comedy as well as theater. Most recently he received international acclaim for his role in festival favorite King of ...
35. Tom Van Dyck
Actor | Met Man en Macht
Tom Van Dyck is a well known and highly respected Belgian actor, scenarist, director and producer. After his studies at the Conservatory of Antwerp, Tom began his career as an actor in a theater company where he evolved into creative director. From 1999 he played in some of the most famous Flemish ...
36. Luk Wyns
Actor | Crimi Clowns
Luk Wyns was born on January 23, 1959 as Luc Caroline Arthur Wyns. He is an actor and director, known for Crimi Clowns (2012), Familie Backeljau (1994) and Crimi Clowns: De Movie (2013). He is married to Eleni. They have two children. He was previously married to Mitta Van der Maat.
37. Filip Peeters
Actor | De hel van Tanger
Filip Peeters was born on December 2, 1962 in Anderlecht, Belgium. Filip has been working in the theatre since 1987, but his roles in film and television have really brought him into the spotlight. Being fluent in German, he has been expanding his career in Germany since 2000, where his popularity ...
47. Carry Goossens
Actor | De bossen van Vlaanderen
Carry Goossens was born on January 19, 1953 in Mechelen, Belgium as Edgard Goossens. He is an actor and director, known for De bossen van Vlaanderen (1991), F.C. De Kampioenen (1990) and Professor T. (2015). He has been married to Chris Bus since August 31, 1990.
51. Koen van Impe
Actor | Salamander
Koen Van Impe is a Belgian actor. He studied drama at the Royal Music Conservatorium in Antwerp.
Koen Van Impe has been a member of various theatre companies, but since 2002 he's been a member of the group Compagnie Marius, which he's traveled with to various (mainly French) theatre festivals during...
58. Ben Segers
Actor | Firmin
Ben Segers is a Flemish speaking Belgian actor, born in Arendonk, Belgium. He received his acting training at the renowned Herman Teirlinck Studio in Antwerpen, Belgium.
He is most famous for his TV-roles as one of the four central characters in Biker Boys and Safety First. Following the latter ...
66. Johny Voners
Actor | F.C. De Kampioenen
Johny Voners was born on August 26, 1945 in Tienen, Flanders, Belgium as Johny Hoebrechts. He was an actor, known for F.C. De Kampioenen (1990), Amigo's (2015) and De collega's (1978). He was married to Anne-Mie Volders and Janine Bischops. He died on March 17, 2020 in Waregem, Flanders.
78. Erik Goossens
Actor | Familie
Erik Goossens was born on October 19, 1967 in Wilrijk, Antwerp, Belgium as Erik Walter Johan Goossens. He is an actor, known for Familie (1991), Vermist (2008) and Boerenpsalm (1989). He is married to Bieke Ilegems. They have two children. He was previously married to Ann De Winne.
89. Nand Buyl
Actor | Stille waters
Nand Buyl was born on February 12, 1923 in Antwerpen, Belgium as Ferdinand Buyl. He was an actor and director, known for Stille waters (2001), Schipper naast Mathilde (1955) and Het hemelbed (1960). He was married to Chris Lomme and Jeanne De Backer. He died on March 24, 2009 in Brussels, Belgium.
92. Geert Hunaerts
Actor | Thuis
Geert Hunaert's breakthrough was in the famous masturbation scene in the movie Crazy Love (1987), with Belgian star Michael Pas. He played in TV-series such as Familie (1991), De kotmadam (1991), and Alle maten (1998). He also often appears in the music band "VTM Soapband". In Alias (2002), he ...
Actor | Urbanus Vertelt
Urbanus was born on July 7, 1949 in Sint-Gertrudis-Pede, Flanders, Belgium as Urbain Joseph Servranckx. He is an actor and writer, known for Urbanus Vertelt (2010), Kattenoog - Het Geheim van de Griezelclub (2015) and Urbain (2005). He has been married to Nadine Mignon since 1995. They have three ...