Koen De Bouw
Award-winning Koen De Bouw (25 September 1964) is one of Belgium's most respected actors. He studied theater at the prestigious Antwerp Studio Herman Teirlinck, and made his film debut in 1988 upon graduation. Since then he played leading parts in more than 30 Belgian and international films as well as in a similar number of television series, several of them internationally awarded. Koen has had a long collaboration with top Belgian directors Jan Verheyen and Erik Van Looy, most recently Van Looy's 2016 film De Premier. His other film credits include Van Looy's 2008 international cult hit Loft. Koen also stars opposite Matt Bomer and Kelsey Grammer in the Amazon series The Last Tycoon (2016), created by Billy Ray. In Belgium he can also be seen as 'Jasper Teerlinck', the enigmatic lead of the hit #1 rated Belgian television series Professor T. (2015), running for 3 seasons in Belgium, with remakes in France and Germany. Koen continues to be cast in prestigious films and TV series, such as the Dutch-Belgian coproduction Floodland (2019). Koen speaks fluent Dutch (mother tongue) and English, French and some German. In 2017, Koen was selected for the Subtitle Talent Network.