Dutch actor and musician Michiel Huisman, born in Amstelveen, chose a different career path for himself instead of pursuing a football career, unlike his older brother. Despite his talent for table tennis, Michiel Huisman preferred to be in front of the camera and the scenes, and made his first appearance in front of the camera when he was just 14 years old. Michiel Huisman, who stepped into his career with TV series like many actors and actresses, starred in his first feature film in 2001.
In the same year, the music group Fontane, of which Michiel Huisman was one of the founders, released their first single. He signed a few singles in the following years with the music band, of which he was the lead singer and guitarist. Continuing his acting and music career in parallel, Michiel Huisman released his first solo single and album in 2005. However, he later focused more on acting.
Michiel Huisman has appeared in many productions in both English and Dutch, including movies and TV series. Michiel Huisman is one of the actors whose career path intersects with the TV series “Game of Thrones”. Michiel Huisman, who also took part in commercials, received great acclaim for his performances in films in which he shared the lead roles with some of the most successful actresses of the young generation, such as Blake Lively and Lily James. Michiel Huisman continues his career in TV series and movies without interruption.
Notes from Michiel Huisman's career
The 1995 TV series “Voor hits hete” was Michiel Huisman's first appearance on camera. He starred in an episode of this TV series.
Released in 2001, “Costa!” was Michiel Huisman's feature film debut. He also starred in 10 episodes of the TV series of the same name.
Michiel Huisman played the eponymous Floris character in the 2004 movie "Floris”.
Michiel Huisman married Tara Elders in 2008, and their daughter's name is Hazel Judith Huisman.