Maria Kraakman

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Maria Kraakman
Born (1975-08-05) 5 August 1975 (age 45)
Soest, Netherlands
Years active2001 – present
Awards Golden Calf for Best Actress

Maria Kraakman (born 5 August 1975) is a Dutch actress. She won the Golden Calf for Best Actress award twice at the Netherlands Film Festival.



Kraakman won the Golden Calf for Best Actress twice: for her role in the 2005 film Guernsey by Nanouk Leopold and the 2017 film In Blue by Jaap van Heusden. [1] [2] She also won the Theo d'Or award in 2010.

Kraakman has played roles in various Dutch films, including 06/05 (2004), My Queen Karo (2009) and Schneider vs. Bax (2015). She has also played roles in theatre plays by Toneelgroep Oostpool, Toneelgroep Amsterdam and Internationaal Theater Amsterdam.


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  2. "Gouden Kalf voor beste Nederlandse film: Bankier van het Verzet" (in Dutch). RTL Nieuws. 5 October 2018. Archived from the original on 12 May 2019. Retrieved 12 May 2019.