Tim Keizer, 19-02-1990, is a Dutch actor, born in Leiden, Zuid-Holland, near Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Being an entrepreneur, having studied business, he changed his course due to falling in love with acting and has since 2015 played in several series, such as Goede Tijden Slechte Tijden, short films and art house films. He moved to Los Angeles in 2017 to study at the Ivana Chubbuck studio, known for training actors like Halle Berry, Brad Pitt and Travis Fimmel.
Jorrit Ruijs (1980) studied classical ballet at The Royal Academy of Dance and graduated from the Amsterdamse Toneelschool. He interned at Toneelgroep Amsterdam and was contracted by Het Zuidelijk Toneel for two years.
He performed title roles in ‘Roberto Zucco’ and ‘Don Carlos’ and was casted for lead roles in musicals like ‘Ciske de Rat’ and ‘Hair’, the last directed by Marcus Azzini. Jorrit was part of the original cast in ‘Soldaat van Oranje, de musical’, where he took on the role of Bram Goudsmit.
Jorrit is no stranger to television either, over the years he appeared in shows such as; Kinderen geen bezwaar, Van God Los, Walhalla, Co-assistant, Flikken Maastricht, Spoorloos verdwenen, Boks, Ernstige delicten, Bon Bini Beach, Blauw-Blauw and Goede Tijden Slechte Tijden. He was a regular in Bloedverwanten, played a main character in Motief voor moord and most recently he was added to the cast of the late-night soap opera De Spa.
Nijinsky – gek van dans, directed by Peter de Baan and choreographed by Toer van Schayk, gave Jorrit the opportunity to combine his acting with his education in dance.
He continued to combine dance and play in the successful Het temmen van de Faun, a show at the Amsterdam Fringe Festival which he wrote himself and was directed by Titus Tiel Groenestege. Next to the Amsterdam Fringe Festival he also played at “Oerol Festival”, “De Parade” and was part of De laatste zomer at the open air theater in Amsterdam.
For Fantasten Jorrit performed in the movement theatre shows ‘Isolement’ and ‘Honger’.
Currently, Jorrit stars as Scar in Disney’s musical The Lion King. A role for which he was nominated for a Johnny Kraaykamp Musical Award in the best male lead character in a musical category.
Joel has always been active in the music industry. In his 20’s he was rated in pop charts for 3 songs and he was a finalist in the frist ever show of Idols Holland. Being a finalist he had the opportunity to work with some fo Hollands finest musicians. It was a few years later his acting carreer started to pick up. He did several national tours with stage musicals and during that period he joined a new boygroup called All-Music. After that adventure he was cast in the national tour of Hair en many more musicals followed after that.
TV started knocking on his door and he got cast in a new TV series called Start UP, after that he appeared for a season in cop show called Flikken Rotterdam.
Joel played in a soap series called Nieuwe Tijden and is the front man for the showband The Recipe and also has his own band called Performer Collective.
In 2001 Kim graduated at the Academy of Arts in Arnhem. That same year she made her television debut in “Onderweg naar morgen”, in which she played the part of Claire Simons. Followed by guest appearances in series like “Willemspark”, “Dokter Tinus” and “Lijn 32”. She played Julia in the popular series “Julia’s Tango” and last year Kim appeared in the series “Meiden van de Herengracht”. In 2010 Kim was the mole in the popular AVRO program “Who is the Mole?”
Furthermore she acted in several films: “Flirt”, “Nieuwe Schoenen”, “Sextet” and “Leve Boerenliefde”. In 2014 she was Suze in the telefilm “Kris Kras”.Coming year she’ll be working on developing her own feature film project.
Kim is no stranger to the theatre. In 2011 and 2012 she performed in “Meer dan Planken en wat hartstocht” directed by Frans Strijards. Also she performed in the stageplay “De Vagina Monologen”. Followed by the leading part of Maria in the stage adaption of “Terug naar de kust” in 2013.
On Mondays Kim can been seen on television in the Dutch remake of the successful Australian series 800 Words and is filming for a German Krimi.