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Jack Wouterse (born June 17, 1957 in Soest) is a Dutch actor. His career as a movie actor took off with his role in the 1992 film The Northerners , directed by Alex van Warmerdam. Wouterse made his international debut in an episode of the TV series Band of Brothers . He frequently worked with murdered Dutch director Theo van Gogh.

Netherlands Constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Europe

The Netherlands is a country located mainly in Northwestern Europe. The European portion of the Netherlands consists of twelve separate provinces that border Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, and the North Sea to the northwest, with maritime borders in the North Sea with Belgium, Germany and the United Kingdom. Together with three island territories in the Caribbean Sea—Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba—it forms a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The official language is Dutch, but a secondary official language in the province of Friesland is West Frisian.

<i>The Northerners</i> 1992 film by Alex van Warmerdam

The Northerners is a 1992 Dutch film by Alex van Warmerdam. The film was selected as the Dutch entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 65th Academy Awards, but was not accepted as a nominee. This black comedy takes places in the 1960s, in a surreal Dutch new town consisting of only a single street. It is a darkly amusing satire of bourgeois life and its repressions, pursuit of fantasies through a Freudian forest are all executed with visual and dramatic flair. Van Warmerdam himself has said that he considers this his best film.

Alex van Warmerdam is a Dutch screenwriter, film director, and actor. He is also a painter.

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<i>Redbad</i> (film) 2018 film directed by Roel Reiné

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TV-series and cartoons

<i>Grijpstra & De Gier</i> 1979 film by Wim Verstappen

Grijpstra & De Gier is a 1979 Dutch crime film directed by Wim Verstappen. It is based on the eponymous novel series by Jan Willem van de Wetering.

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Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go! is an American/Japanese animated television series created by Ciro Nieli, one of the directors of Teen Titans, and produced by Jetix Animation Concepts with animation being done by The Answer Studio. It was the first original show produced for the Jetix block and for the Jetix channels worldwide.

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