Sylvia Hoeks is a Dutch actress who stars in the highly anticipated BLADE RUNNER sequel, BLADE RUNNER: 2049 for Warner Bros. Directed by Denis Villenueve, the film stars Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford and will be released on October 6, 2017. Hoeks recently wrapped production on ALL THE DEVIL’S MEN opposite William Fichtner and Milo Gibson. She also recently starred in the German feature WHATEVER HAPPENS, which premiered at the Munich Film Festival in June. Born and raised in The Netherlands, Hoeks was scouted by Elite Models and later attended the Maastricht Theatre Academy in The Netherlands before making her film debut in 2007 in Jos Stelling’s film DUKSA, for which she won the award for “Best Actress” at the Dutch Film Festival. In 2011, Hoeks was one of the ten recipients of the Shooting Star Awards at the Berlin International Film Festival, given to up and coming European talent to promote European filmmaking. In 2012, she starred opposite Geoffrey Rush in Giuseppe Tornatore’s THE BEST OFFER. The film became a major box office success in Italy, Russia and Spain. Since then, Sylvia has starred in several film and television productions in The Netherlands, Germany and Denmark. In 2016, Variety named her one of their Ten Europeans to Watch.
Hoeks currently resides in Los Angeles.
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