Michiel Huisman is a Dutch actor and musician. He has appeared in several Dutch and English language television series and films. Some of his notable credits include The Age of Adaline, Treme. Game of Thrones and The Haunting of Hill House.
Huisman is currently 39 years old. He was born on July 18, 1981, in Amstelveen, Netherlands. Talking about his height, Michiel stands 6 ft and 0¾ in (1.85 m) tall.
His brother, Dustin Huisman, is an former professional football player. While Michiel has not gone into details about his parents, he is of Jewish heritage. He has been fond of table tennis since childhood.
What is Michiel Huisman’s net worth?
Huisman has a net worth of $3 million, as per Celebrity Net Worth. He begun his acting career as Rover, a 14-year-old model, on the longest-running soap opera on Dutch television Goede Tijden, Slechte Tijden. After appearing in the made-for-TV films Suzy Q and Uitgesloten, Michiel had supporting roles in the Dutch films Costa! and Volle Maan.
He also had a recurring role on the Dutch police series called Spangen. The 39-year-old then starred in the 2003 film Phileine Says Sorry and the Dutch TV series based 2004 film Floris. Huisman’s first foray into international project came in 2006 when he landed in a supporting role in the British TV series Dalziel and Pascoe.
Following this, he appeared as Ernest II, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha in the British period drama film The Young Victoria and as Rudolf Nureyev in the BBC made-for-TV drama Margot. Moreover, Michiel became part of the main cast of the HBO series Treme in 2010 and remained in the show until 2013.
After appearing as a recurring cast in Nashville and Orphan Black, Huisman portrayed the role of Daario Naharis on the mutiple-award winning show Game of Thrones. For his performance in the show, he earned two nominations at the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series. In 2018, Huisman starred as Steven Crain in Neflix’s The Haunting of Hill House and received Saturn Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor.
Who is Michiel Huisman married to?
Huisman married Dutch actress Tara Elders in February 2008. Th couple first met on the set of Dutch/American comedy-drama film Phileine Says Sorry in 2003.
They both went on to work in two short films: Funny Dewdrop in 2007 and Winterland in 2009. Together, Tara and Michiel have a daughter, Hazel Judith Huisman, born on June 9, 2007.
Michiel currently resides in New York City with his wife and daughter. The family previously lived in New Orleans, Louisiana.