Carice Van Houten
Carice Van Houten
Celebrated Name: Carice Van Houten
Real Name/Full Name: CariceAnouk Van Houten
Gender: Female
Age: 47 years old
Birth Date: 5th September, 1976
Birth Place: Leiderdorp, Netherlands
Nationality: Dutch
Height: 5 feet 6 inches (169cm)
Weight: 61Kg (135lbs)
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In a relationship
Husband/Spouse (Name): None
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Monte Pearce)
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): Yes (Guy Pearce)
Is Carice Van Houten Lesbian?: No
Profession: Actress
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $6 Million
Last Updated: February 2024

CariceAnouk van Houten is a singer and actress from the Netherlands. Suzy Q (1999), was her first main role and it, awarded her the Golden Calf for Best Acting in a Television Drama; two years later, she received the Golden Calf for Best Actress for Undercover Kitty (2001).

Her role in Black Book (2006), which turned to become the most commercially successful Dutch film to date, earned her great acclaim.

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Early Life & Biography

Van Houten grew up enjoying silent films and stated in an interview that she prefers acting in sequences without language. Her younger sister, Jelka van Houten is also an actress. Her paternal grandmother was Scottish.

Van Houten attended Utrecht’s St. Bonifatiuscollege, and this is where she performed the lead in Ad Migchielsen’s adaptation of Hugo Claus’ TijlUilenspieghel. She also attended the Maastricht Academy of Dramatic Arts for a whole year before continuing her study at the Kleinkunstacademie in Amsterdam.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 5 September 1976, Carice Van Houten is 47 years old as of today’s date 28th February 2024. Her height is 169 cm tall, and weight is 61 kg.

Personal Life: husband, boyfriend, dating, divorce, kids

Carice Van Houten With Partner Guy Pearce
Carice Van Houten With Partner Guy Pearce

Guy Pearce who is an Australian actor, is her boyfriend. they have a son named Monte Pearce who was born in August of 2016. Initially she was dating a German actor known asSebastian Koch. They two met on the shooting of the 2006 film Black Book.

Van Houten is fluent in four languages: Dutch, English, German, and French.

According to Van Hollywood makes her unhappy: “I’ve visited Hollywood, she said, and although I don’t have anything against it, I can say it is not my cup of tea.


She resigned from a stage production of Alex van Warmerdam in December 2006 owing to personal concerns. According to a representative for the theater, it was due to a labor overload.

She appeared in the non-profit short film Zingen in het donker (English: Singing in the Dark), a drama about domestic abuse, in 2008. She was photographed by Wayne Maser for the March 2008 issue of Vanity Fair magazine. Van Houten starred alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in Body of Lies in 2008, but her parts were deleted from the final version of the film.

She was cast in the British film Black Death, directed by Christopher Smith, and the Dutch film Komteenvrouwbij de dokter (English title: Stricken), based on the novel of the same name by Ray Kluun, in April 2009. She also starred in Repo Men, a science fiction thriller.

She appeared in HBO’s fantasy TV series Game of Thrones’ second season in July 2011 as the priestess Melisandre.

Van Houten appears with Willem Dafoe and Marina Abramović in Antony and the Johnsons’ “Cut the World” video, directed by Nabil Elderkin and starring Willem Dafoe and Marina Abramović.In HalinaReijn’s directorial debut Instinct, Van Houten played a prison therapist who falls in love with one of her patients, a serial rapist.

The film received the Variety Piazza Grande Award at the Locarno Film Festival and was chosen as the Dutch contribution for Best International Feature Film at the 92nd Academy Awards. Van Houten is “on electric form,” according to Variety’s Guy Lodge, while Reijn’s directing “provides a scary reminder” of the former’s breakout performance in Black Book.

Awards & Achievements

She earned her second Golden Calf for Best Actress for her role in Black Book (2006), for which she also received nominations from the Chicago Film Critics Association, the European Film Academy, and the Online Film Critics Society.

Carice received her fourth and fifth Golden Calf Awards for Best Actress for The Happy Housewife (2010) and Black Butterflies, respectively. She was nominated for a Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress for Valkyrie (2008).

Van Houten garnered widespread acclaim for her portrayal of Melisandre on HBO’s Game of Thrones (2012–2019), for which she was nominated for two Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Ensemble Performance in a Drama Series.

Net Worth & Salary of Carice Van Houten in 2024

Carice Van Houten Net Worth
Carice Van Houten Net Worth

Carice Van Houten has been releasing some amazing performances time after time after time. I think it is quite evident by the number of awards that she has won over the years. As of February 2024, Van Houten currently has an estimated net worth of around $6 Million which mainly comes from her acting career.

Carice hasn’t performed much in Hollywood where there is a lot of money for an actress as good as her. However, she decided to follow her heart and keep releasing good movies from where she feels comfortable, Europe.

Carice Van Houten is definitely a brilliant European actress whose performances prove what she can do. She has made some good movies that have really put her up there. We surely look forward to more of her performances.


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