After graduating from the Academy of Dramatic Arts, Sylvia Hoeks appeared in the Dutch movie Staatsgevaarlijk (2005). It marked her debut as an actress in the entertainment industry.
That very same year, she also played the lead role in the psychological thriller series Vuurzee. A year later, she joined the cast of another Dutch TV series titled Gooische Vrouwen.
Her career breakthrough then came in 2007 with the Dutch movie Duska, for which she won the Golden Calf for her spectacular performance.
From 2007 to 2012, she had been involved in a lot of acting projects such as the movie The Gang of Oss (2011) and the TV series The Adulterer (2011).
In 2013, she had her first international role as Claire Ibbetson in the movie The Best Offer. After that, she started taking on more roles on an international scale.
One of the most memorable roles she played internationally was Luv in the 2017 sci-fi movie titled Blade Runner 2049. She gained a lot of fame after the release of the movie.
- Real Name: Sylvia Gertrudis Martyna Hoeks
- Stage Names: Sylvia Hoeks
- Also Known as: –
- Nickname: Sylvia
- Birthday: June 1, 1983
- Birthplace: Maarheeze, North Brabant, Netherlands
- Zodiac Sign: Gemini
- Nationality: Dutch
- Height: 175 cm (5’9”)
- Weight: –
- Blood Type: –
- Religion: Christianity
- Profession: Actress
- Education: Maastricht Academy of Dramatic Arts
- Hobbies: Playing with her dog, hanging out with her family and friends
- Parents: –
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- Boyfriend: –
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- Twitter: @sylviahoeks
- Instagram: @sylviahoeks
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- Sylvia started her career as a model at the age of fourteen.
- She can speak Dutch, German, French, and English fluently.
- Sylvia has a love for fashion.
- She is an adventurous person and enjoys doing outdoor activities like hiking and rock climbing.
- Her favorite colors are black and white.
- Sylvia was very shy as a kid.
- She worked out six hours a day to put on extra ten pounds of muscle for her role in the movie Blade Runner 2049 (2017).
- Sylvia loves visual arts such as painting.
- She likes watching the TV series Game of Thrones (2011).
- Her favorite singer is the late Michael Jackson.
- She is a dog lover and has fostered many throughout the years.
- Her favorite actress is Isabelle Huppert.
- She debuted as an actress in 2007.
- Sylvia likes snacking on umami burgers and sweet potato fries.
- She had to balance her study and her modeling career during her teenage years.
- Her ideal type is…
- Her net worth is around $4 million.
- Queen & Country (-), as Tara Chace
- Untitled Sylvia Kristel Biopic (-), as Sylvia Kristel
- Berlin Nobody (-), as…
- Seacole (-), as Florence Nightingale
- Plan A (2021), as Anna
- The Girl in the Spider’s Web: Secrets of the Salander Sisters (2019), as self
- Blade Runner 2049: To Be Human: – Casting Blade Runner 2049 (2018), as self
- Designing the World of Blade Runner 2049 (2018), as self
- The Journey (2018), as The Blonde
- All the Devil’s Men (2018), as Leigh
- The Girl in the Spider’s Web (2018), as Camilla Salander
- Blade Runner 2049 Movie Special (2017), as self
- Rewind: Die zweite Chance (2017), as Sophia van Thijssen
- Blade Runner 2049 (2017), as Luv
- Renegades (2017), as Lara Simic
- Whatever Happens (2017), as Hannah
- Follow Me Down (2017), as Lee
- All Those Sunflowers (2014), as Marieke
- Bros Before Hos (2013), as Anna
- The Best Offer (2013), as Claire Ibbetson
- The Girl and Death (2012), as Elise
- Vatertage – Opa über Nacht (2012), as Debbie
- The Gang of Oss (2011), as Johanna van Heesch
- X-Ray Eyes (2010), as Irena
- The Story of John Mule (2010), as…
- Dominique (2010), as Dominique
- Het bezoek (2010), as Etta
- Tirza (2010), as Tirza
- Caresse (2009), as Caresse
- The Storm (2009), as Julia
- Dutch Film Festival: Commercial 2009 (2009), as self
- Life Is Beautiful (2009), as…
- Taartman (2009), as Tara
- Tiramisu (2008), as Vanessa
- Eis frei (2008), as Catharina
- Duska (2007), as The Girl
- Basilicum & Brandnetels (2007), as Julie
- Frankie (2006), as Rumina
- Staatsgevaarlijk (2005), as Nicolette
- Twilight of the Gods (Netflix | -), as Sigrid
- See (Apple TV+ | 2019), as Queen Kane
- Berlin Station (Epix | 2016), as Claudia Gartner
- The Adulterer (Omroepvereniging VARA | 2011), as Iris van Erkel-Hoegaarde
- Bloedverwanten (AVRO | 2010), as Antje Zwager
- ‘t Schaep met de 5 pooten (KRO | 2009), as Ellie de Beer
- Gooische vrouwen (Tien | 2006), as Lucy
- Vuurzee (Omroepvereniging VARA | 2005), as Sonja Looman
- Steve Varley Show (YouTube | 2021), as a guest
- IMDb on the Scene – Interviews (YouTube | 2019), as a guest
- Red Carpet Report (YouTube | 2019), as a guest
- Made in Hollywood (Syndication | 2018), as a guest
- Harry (Syndication | 2017), as a guest
- The 2014 European Film Awards (HBO | 2014), as the host
- The 2013 European Film Awards (HBO | 2013), as a guest
- RTL Late Night (RTL 4 | 2013), as a guest
- Jinek (Plex | 2013), as a guest
- RTL Boulevard (RTL 4 | 2009), as a guest
- De wereld draait door (NPO 3 | 2007), as a guest
- Goedemorgen Nederland (NPO 1 | 2005), as a guest
- 2017 IGN’s Best of 2017 Awards – Best Supporting Performer in a Movie – Blade Runner 2049
- 2014 Austin Fantastic Fest – Best Actress in Gutbuster Comedy Feature – Bros Before Hos
- 2014 Film by the Sea International Film Festival – Sylvia Kristel Award – Sylvia Hoeks
- 2011 Berlin International Film Festival – EFP Shooting Star – Sylvia Hoeks
- 2011 Golden and Platin Film, Netherlands – Golden Film – The Gang of Oss
- 2010 Golden and Platin Film, Netherlands – Golden Film – Tirza
- 2010 Festroia International Film Festival – Best Actress – The Storm
- 2009 Festroia International Film Festival – Best Actress – The Storm
- 2007: Golden Calf Awards – Best Supporting Actress – Duska
- 2014 Rembrandt Awards – Best Dutch Actress – Bros Before Hos
- 2013 Milano International Film Festival Awards – Best Actress – The Girl and Death
- 2011 Rembrandt Awards – Best Dutch Actress – Tirza
- 2010 Golden Calf Awards – Best Supporting Actress – Tirza
Sylvia Hoeks believes in the power of persistence and hard work in everything she does. She has started from quite literally zero to hero in the span of more than ten years.