Sophie Francine Hilbrand (born October 5, 1975), addressed as Sophie Hilbrand, is a gifted Dutch television presenter, actress, and radio personality.
She is best known for her debut in the Dutch film Talmen premiered in 2002.
Sophie Hilbrand enrolled in a theater course at De Trap, an Amsterdam-based private acting school, but dropped out after a year and a half when she was cast in 6pack.
Let’s take a sneak preview at some interesting facts about her personal life and professional career.
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||Sophie Francine Hilbrand|
||5 October 1975 (age 48 years old)|
|Place of Birth:
||Pieter Hilbrand, Madeleen Hilbrand-van Eck|
|Husband • Spouse:
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||Waldemar Torenstra (2006–)|
||Ravi Torenstra, Robin Torenstra|
||Actress • TV Personality|
Early Life & Education
Sophie Hilbrand was born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on October 5, 1975. She was born as a daughter of a businessman and a secretary. Her parents are Pieter Hilbrand (father) and Madeleen Hilbrand-van Eck (mother).
She has a sister named Claire Hilbrand and lived to her eighth year of life in Bergen before moving to Nuenen. She followed the HAVO at Eckart College and did a fashion academy year in Eindhoven.
After this, Sophie Hilbrand moved to Amsterdam, where she enrolled in a three-year HBO course in marketing and communication.
She played in commercials, wrote for Story, Breakout, and the Ter Ziele magazine, More Magazine and followed part-time training at Theater school de Stap, which broke off after a year and a half to debut in 6pack.
Since the autumn of 2006, Sophie Hilbrand has been in a relationship with actor Waldemar Torenstra.
In 2008, they co-starred in Zomerhitte, a cinematic adaptation of Jan Wolkers’ novel. Sophie Hilbrand and Waldemar Torenstra have a daughter, Ravi Torenstra, and a son, Robin Torenstra, together.
Sophie Hilbrand made a debut on SBS 6 as part of the 6pack show. Later on, she joined the broadcaster BNN in 2004.
From October 2005 until December 2007, she co-hosted the show alongside Filemon Wesselink, Yentl Strik, and Ties Van Westing. She also co-hosted Mystery Party with Kurt Rogiers, where she lured parents out of their homes and renovated them for a party.
Meanwhile, Sophie Hilbrand appeared in a brief role in an episode of the Grijpstra television series on September 22, 2006, and the Vulture television series on September 22, 2006.
On 25 January 2009, an NVU leader named Constant Kusters applauded her for doing a great job on one of her programs titled Sophie At 3.
The program received a lot of criticism on different websites and social media platforms. Sophie Hilbrand has ensured that the radical right has won in the Netherlands for the first time in history, Thomas van Aalten said on Zappen‘s blog.
With her experience in the entertainment field, Sophie Hilbrand has accumulated an estimated net worth of US$1.8 million.
- Instagram handle: @Sophiehilbrand
- Twitter handle: @Hilbrandsophie
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- 50 Jaar Filmacademie
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