Dutch actors who were born in 1935

Here are 5 famous actors from Netherlands were born in 1935:

Jacques Commandeur

Jacques Commandeur (February 26, 1935 The Hague-December 29, 2008 Amsterdam) was a Dutch actor and theatre director.

He was known for his work in both film and television, with notable roles in movies such as "Soldier of Orange" and "Max Havelaar." During his career, Commandeur also served as a director at Amsterdam's renowned Stadsschouwburg theatre. He won an International Emmy Award in 2004 for his performance in the Dutch television drama "Cloaca." In addition to his work in the entertainment industry, Commandeur was also a board member of several cultural organizations in the Netherlands.

Hans Croiset

Hans Croiset (October 15, 1935 Amsterdam-) a.k.a. Henri Julien Croiset is a Dutch actor and television director.

He is the son of the actor Max Croiset and his wife, the actress and writer Jeanne van Schaik-Willing. After studying at the Arnhem School of Arts, he made his theatrical debut in 1956 with the Nederlandse Comedie, one of the Netherland's most important theater companies, where he stayed until 1987.

Croiset has played many leading roles in Dutch plays, including Vladimir in Waiting for Godot, Max in The Homecoming, and King Lear. He has also acted in international productions, including 'Tis Pity She's a Whore at the Royal Shakespeare Company in England, and The Lady of the Camellias at the Schiller Theater in Berlin.

Croiset is also known for his role as Mr. Jacques, the father of the titular character in the Dutch television series The Family Kruys. In addition to his work on stage and screen, Croiset has directed many productions for Nederlands Toneel, the Netherlands' national theater company.

Rob du Mee

Rob du Mee (March 28, 1935 Amsterdam-January 7, 2003) a.k.a. Rob du Mée was a Dutch screenwriter, film producer and actor.

Rob du Mee was born on March 28, 1935 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. He started his career as a screenwriter and went on to become a successful film producer and actor. He wrote the screenplay for the popular Dutch film "Grijpstra & De Gier", which was released in 1979.

As a film producer, Rob du Mee produced several award-winning films such as "Schatjes!", "Van de koele meren des doods" and "Nadine". He also acted in several films including "Keetje Tippel" and "Three Men and a Baby".

Rob du Mee was known for his creative and innovative approach to filmmaking. He was a pioneer in Dutch cinema and helped to elevate and promote Dutch films on an international level. He was awarded several accolades throughout his career, including the Gouden Kalf Award for Best Film for his production of "Schatjes!" in 1984.

Rob du Mee passed away on January 7, 2003 at the age of 67. However, his contributions to Dutch cinema continue to influence and inspire aspiring filmmakers to this day.

Jules Royaards

Jules Royaards (April 17, 1935 Amsterdam-) a.k.a. Julien Georges (Jules) Roijaards is a Dutch actor.

He began his acting career in the 1950s, appearing in various Dutch films and television shows. In the 1960s, he gained international recognition for his roles in foreign productions, including the French film "Le Gendarme de Saint-Tropez" and the American series "The Fugitive".

In addition to his acting work, Royaards has also worked as a voice-over artist, providing Dutch dubs for a number of foreign films and TV shows. He later transitioned to directing, helming several Dutch-language productions.

Throughout his career, Royaards has received several awards and nominations for his contributions to film and television, including a TV-Ster for Best Actor in 1964. He continues to be active in the industry today, with his most recent onscreen appearance in the Dutch crime drama "Flikken Rotterdam" in 2018.

Gerritt Debeer

Gerritt Debeer (June 17, 1935 Amsterdam-) is a Dutch actor.

Debeer made his screen debut in the mid-1960s in the Dutch film industry. He is best known for his roles in films such as "Soldier of Orange" (1977) and "The Lift" (1983), as well as for his television work. He has also appeared in numerous theater productions throughout his career. In addition to acting, Debeer is an accomplished painter and has had several exhibitions of his work. He has been nominated for several awards for his acting performances over the years, including a Golden Calf Award. Debeer continues to act in films and television shows to this day.

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