Jelline Floriska van Houten (born 1 September 1978) is a sensational multiple award-winning Dutch actresses known as Jelka van Houten.
She has appeared in several Dutch films, musicals, and television series. She also portrayed Sabine in a British TV series titled Fresh Meat.
Jelka van Houten won the John Kraaijkamp Musical Award twice, in 2006 for her performance in a musical called Turks Fruit and in 2010 for her role in a musical titled Dromen… zijn bedrog.
Jelka van Houten Biography
|Jelka van Houten|
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|Full Name:||Jelline Floriska van Houten|
|Stage Name:||Jelka van Houten|
|Born:||1 September 1978 (age 43 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Culemborg, Netherlands|
|Parents:||Theodore van Houten, Margje Stasse|
|Siblings:||Carice van Houten|
|Husband • Spouse:||Koppe Koppeschaar (m. 2010–2016)|
|Boyfriend • Partner:||N/A|
|Occupation:||Actress • TV Personality|
|Net Worth:||US$2.5 million|
Early Life & Education
Jelka van Houten came to being on 1 September 1978 in the city of Culemborg in the Netherlands.
She is a proud daughter to Margje Strasse (mother) and the writer and broadcaster Theodore van Houten (father).
Jelka van Houten studied production design at the prestigious Netherlands Film and Television Academy situated in Amsterdam.
While studying at the Film and Television Academy, Jelka van Houten made her film debut as an obsessed killer in a film titled Liefje in 2001.
She was nominated for a Gouden Notekraker. The jury which nominated regarded her as “one for the future”
In 2006, Jelka van Houten won a John Kraaijkamp Musical Award for her leading role of Olga in the musical Turks Fruit in 2005.
Furthermore, she played Sheila in a musical titled Hair in 2007. In 2010, she clinched another John Kraaijkamp Musical Award for her supporting role in the small musical production Dromen… zijn bedrog in 2009.
Additionally, she played the role of Daan in a film titled Jackie, in 2012, opposite her sister Carice van Houten. She earned a nomination for the Golden Calf for Best Actress but did not win.
Jelka van Houten is an active social media user. Her account is flooded by her increasing fans and well-wishers. The Dutch actress has over 68.3k followers on Instagram and over 1356 likes on Facebook.
- Instagram: @jelkavanhouten
- Facebook: Jelka van Houten.
Jelka van Houten‘s height and weight is still under review. The prominent Dutch actress usually appears with brown hair. Her eyes are brown.
Jelka van Houten was married to a man named Koppe Koppeschaar until 2016; their union produced three children.
Jelka van Houten‘s career as an actress has blossomed. She has appeared in numerous films and television, contributing significantly to her net worth approximated at US$2.5 million.
- 2001 Liefje as Esther Valkhof
- 2004 Schat as Fountain girl
- 2005 Een ingewikkeld verhaal, eenvoudig verteld Mai
- 2006 Raak as Ingrid
- 2007 Anna as Brecht
- 2007 Dennis P. as Colleague Suzan
- 2008 Summer Heat as Jara
- 2009 Life Is Beautiful
- 2009 De indiaan as Pregnant woman
- 2010 Near Neighbours as Machteld
- 2012 Jackie as Daan
- 2012 The Domino Effect as Antoinette
- 2013 Midden in De Winternacht as Kirsten
- 2015 Jack bestelt een broertje as Sanne
- 2019 Amsterdam Vice Wachtcommandant as Selma
- 2004 Costa (Episode “Zon, Zee, Seks en Eendagsvliegen)
- 2005 Bitches as Esther de Vries (Episode “Working Bitch”)
- 2006 Rozengeur & Wodka Lime as Judith (Episode “Recht door zee”)
- 2006 ‘t Schaep Met De 5 Pooten as Rosita Lefèvre (Episode “Het zal je kind maar wezen!”)
- 2007 Gooische Vrouwen as Bella (Episode 3.4)
- 2009 Shouf shouf! as Alex Verhoeven (12 episodes)
- 2011 Verborgen gebreken as Linda van Schoonhoven (9 episodes)
- 2011–2012 Mixed Up as Fay Vogel (8 episodes)
- 2012 Wat als? (8 episodes)
- 2012–2016 Fresh Meat as Sabine (12 episodes)
- 2014 Jeuk! as Jelka
- 2014 Aaf as Jacky (Episode 2.1)
- 2014 Het sinterklaasjournaal as Mother with child (Episode 18)
- 2015 Gouden Bergen as Noortje
- 2015 Trollie as Berber