Dilan Yurdakul

27th Mar 2019

Dilan Yurdakul (1991) is an actress and theater maker. She started acting at an early age, she played in several shows for various (youth) theater groups such as DEGASTEN, Youth Theater020 and Likeminds. Next to acting she studied European Studies and German language and culture at the University of Amsterdam, both studies she completed successfully.

She has a great passion for literature, which often forms a base for her performances. For example, she wrote, produced and played the solo show Bekentenis van een Jong Meisje after the book by Proust (2011) and in 2015 she took the stage as Dorian Gray in Dorian Gray  (Oscar Wilde) as part of the Amsterdam Fringe Festival. In 2016 she toured The Netherlands and Belgium with Snow, produced by NTGent. Which was followed by a musical adaption she made of Carmen in 2017.

Dilan is no stranger to on screen acting, she played roles in the television films De hoer and het meisje (2011, HUMAN) and Biz (VPRO, VARA, NTR -” One Night Stand “) and has been a part of the main cast of Goede Tijden Slechte Tijden (our national soap opera) from January 2012 until the summer of 2019.

Recently Dilan became a part of a new writer’s platform funded by the foundation for podium arts. This 2-year project will allow her to research and produce 2 new theater shows. One of which just opened in Amsterdam and received raving reviews. Because of this succes a tour is being planned to take the show through the country.

Last fall Dilan returned to NTGent for a part in Who’s Afraid and wrote a television series  that wil start production early 2021.

Thirsa van Til

14th Mar 2019

Thirsa van Til is a Dutch actress, who splits her time between The Netherlands and the United States. Thirsa has appeared in a number of television shows and films such as the American CBS series EVIL, Nickelodeon’s Hunter Street, the Dutch remake of the popular Wentworth series Celblok H. and the award-winning short films Consequential Matters and 97%.

On stage, she is known for roles in the blockbuster musical Soldier of Orange, the play ANNE, Reigen ad Lib (US premiere) and Kill Floor. 


She received her BA in the Arts at the ArtEZ University for the Arts and studied at the Stella Adler studio in New York and the Ivana Chubbuck Studio in LA. In addition to her work on stage and screen, Thirsa is a voice-over artist for audiobooks, commercials and podcasts and has a strong affiliation with fight-sports and stunt work.

In Europe, Thirsa is represented by Performer Agency. In the US she works with DDO Artists Agency and Dean Panaro Talent.


KIM PIETERS

16th Jan 2017

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.

SANNE LANGELAAR

13th Jan 2017

After successfully finishing her studies in Dutch language and social culture at the University of Utrecht, Sanne was accepted for the renowned Amsterdam school of Drama and Fine Arts.

She was quickly noticed by casting directors and was cast for several Dutch films and series during her studies. After graduating in 2013, she starred in the Dutch series Verliefd op Ibiza, Gouden Bergen, Meiden van de Herengracht, Project Orpheus, Weemoedt and B.A.B.S. She also played the lead role in the Dutch remake of the series The Secret Diary Of A Callgirl.

Sanne’s big breakthrough was her leading role in the historical drama Admiral. In this film she played the role of Anna, Michiel de Ruyters’ wife who tried to keep her family safe while her husband was at sea. After that she starred in the feature films: Familieweekend, Of Ik Gek Ben, Tuintje In Mijn Hart and De Terugkeer Van Een Wespendief.

Additionally Sanne is writing screenplays for television.

 

 

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