Karen is a fulltime actress, voice-over, presenter and singer. Karen followed acting trainings at Theatre School De Trap in Amsterdam and the Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute in New York. During and after her acting studies she worked on several national and international films, theatre productions, TV Series, TV commercials and company films. Karen has worked on the following amongst others:
Feature film “Rokjesdag” (supporting role as “Vlindermeisje”)
Short film “Set in Stone” (leading role as “Lizzy”)
Soap series “Goede Tijden Slechte Tijden” (guest role as a receptioniste)
TV Series “Beschuldigd” (supporting role as “Laura Rigter”)
Soap series “De Spa” (guest role as “Dorien van Santen”)
Short film “Diep” (short remake, leading role as “Heleen Severijns”)
TV Commercial “Trivago Netherlands & Belgium” (spokesperson / leading role)
TV Commercial “Beter Horen” (supporting role)
And many more…
You can watch a showreel of Karen’s work in Film and TV so far below.
You can watch a compilation of the commercials Karen has worked on below.
Karen organized a staged reading of the play “Educating Rita” by Willy Russel in Brooklyn, New York and took on the role of Rita White. One year later she took on the leading role of Rita White in “Educating Rita” again, but this time in her hometown, Amsterdam. Below you can watch a few clips form the play.