Quick Facts of Carice van Houten

  • Full NameCarice van Houten
  • Net Worth$5 Million
  • Date of Birth05 September, 1976
  • NicknameCarice
  • Marital Status Unmarried
  • BirthplaceLeiderdorp, Netherlands,
  • ProfessionActress
  • Nationality Dutch
  • Eye colour Blue
  • Hair colour Brown
  • Height5 feet 6 inches (1.69m)
  • Weight61 Kg
  • EducationMaastricht Academy of Dramatic Arts , Kleinkunstacademie
  • Online PresenceInstagram
  • Children1
  • Horoscope Virgo
Carice van Houten

Carice van Houten is a Dutch actress and singer. She is known for her role in the HBO’s fantasy TV series Game of Thrones as the Melisandre of Asshai. She also has a leading role in the TV film Suzy and for her role in the film, she won Golden Calf Award for Best Acting in a Television Drama.

Besides, Houten has collected a huge amount of money through her career. So what is Carice’s net worth? Is she married? Know more about Carice’s personal life as well as her professional life.

Carice van Houten Bio, Wiki

Carice van Houten was born on 5 September 1976 in Leiderdorp, Netherlands. She is born to the mother Margje Stasse and father Theodore van Houten. Her mother is on the board of Dutch educational TV and father was a Dutch-British writer, journalist, columnist, radio-theatre producer, critic, and translator.

Growing up, the actress spent her childhood along with her sister, Jelka van Houten who is also an actress. She holds Dutch nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

For her high school education, Houten went to the St. Bonifatiuscollege in Utrecht. There she played the leading role in Hugo Claus Tijl Eulenspiegel. She also studied at the Maastricht Academy of Dramatic Arts but continued her professional education after one year at the Kleinkunstacademie in Amsterdam.

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Is Carice van Houten Married? Know about her Husband

No, Carice is not married but she was in a relationship with Guy Pearce. Her boyfriend is an Australian actor known for his role in the Australian television series Neighbours and in films such as The Adventures of Priscilla. Carice and his girlfriend met each other on the set of the film Brimstone. The couple dated each other since 2015. Moreover, the Carice and her boyfriend are the parents of a son named Monte Pearce born in 2016.

Before dating Guy, Carice was in a relationship with actor Sebastian Koch in 2006. Their relationship has lasted for three years and they split up finally in 2009. Again after the separation with Sebastian, she started dating Kees van Nieuwkerk in 2013. The couple dated for two years before splitting up on 2015.

Carice van Houten with her ex-boyfriend Sebastian Koch

Currently, Carice might be living a happy life along with her boyfriend.

Carice van Houten’s Career

Carice van Houten has a successful career. She made her first leading role in 3 round as Emily. She also played in Martin Koolhoven’s TV film Suzy Q. In 2001 she played in the Dutch film Undercover Kitty as Minoes. Likewise, she also played in the Dutch drama film Father’s Affair as Monika.

Moreover, in 2005 Houten has played in the 2005 Dutch drama film Black Swans and Lepel. The actress has starred in the psychological thriller mystery film Dorothy Mills and also in the Valkyrie in 2008. In addition, her other movies credits are Valkyrie, Stricken, From Time to Time, Repo Men and The Happy Housewife.

In July 2011, Carice was also the cast as the Melisandre of Asshai in the second season of HBO’s fantasy TV series Game of Thrones.  She has played along with Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, and Michelle Fairley. For her role in the series, she was nominated three times for the Screen Actors Guild Award. Likewise, she also played in the Race as Leni Riefenstahl in 2016 and also appeared in Brimstone.

Carice van Houten’s Net Worth

Carice van Houten’s net worth is estimated to be around $5 Million as of 2019. She earned the fortune from her acting and singing career as she has played in the several movies and TV show.

Like all of the star of the Game of Thrones, Houten also manages to increase her net worth and salary. Though she is not among the most popular characters, she might be earing earning in the same range as her co-star. In the series, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Peter Dinklage, and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau earn more or less $500,000 per episode which could increase in coming days.

SN Movies Budget Box Office
1 Black Book $21 million $27 Million
2 Valkyrie $75-90 mill $200.3 million
3 Repo Men $32 Million $18,409,891
4 Intruders $12 million $3.01 Million
5 Race $5 Million $25.1 Million

These are some of her notable movies with their box office and budget.