Peter Van Den Begin

— actor

Photos ©Bas Bogaerts

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Spoken languages: Dutch, French, English

FILM
2017
Dode Hoek (director: Nabil Ben Yadir)
Storm: Letters van vuur (director: Dennis Bots)
2016
Pippa (director: Marc Punt)
King of the Belgians (directors: Peter Brosens, Jessica Woodworth)
Everybody Happy (director: Nic Balthazar)
2015
The Ardennes (director: Robin Pront)
2014
Bowling Balls (director: Marc Punt)
Help! I’ve Shrunk the Family (director: Tim Oliehoek)
Waste Land (director: Pieter Van Hees)
Kenau (director: Maarten Treurniet)

2013
Frits & Franky (director: Marc Punt)
2012
Historium Brugge (director: Kene Illegems)
The Fifth Season (directors: Peter Brosens, Jessica Woodworth)
Allez, Eddy! (director: Gert Embrechts)

2010
Frits & Freddy (director: Guy Goossens)
2009
Anubis en de wraak van Arghus (director: Dennis Bots)
Luk and Lucy: The Texas Rangers (director: Wim Bien, Mark Mertens)
Dirty Mind (director: Pieter Van Hees)

2008
The Silent Army (director: Jean van de Velde)
2007
Firmin (director: Dominique Deruddere)
2005
Gilles (director: Jan Verheyden)
Someone Else’s Happiness (director: Fien Troch)
Too Fat Too Furious (director: Tim Oliehoek)
Lepel (director Willem van den Sande Bakhuyzen)

2004
Erik of het klein insectenboek (director: Gidi van Liempd)
Suske en Wiske: De duistere diamant (director: Rudi Van Den Bossche)

2003
Team Spirit 2 (director: Jan Verheyen)
Sea of Silence (director: Stijn Coninx)

2002
Hop (director: Dominique Standaert)
2001
De verlossing (director: Hugo Claus)
Bruxelles mon amour (director: Kaat Beels, Marc Didden, Peter Vandekerckhove)

2000
Penalty (director: Pieter Van Hees)
Plop in de wolken (director: Bart van Leemputten)
Team Spirit (director: Jan Verheyen)
Zoenzucht (director: Bie Boeykens)

1999
Kaas (director: Orlow Seunke)
Film 1 (director: Willem Wallyn)

1998
Le bal masque (director: Julien Vrebos)
Dief! (director: Marc Punt)
1996
Everything Must Go (director: Jan Verheyen)
1995
Hoogste tijd (director: Frans Weisz)
1993
Seventh Heaven (director:Jean-Paul Lillenfeld)
1986
Paniekzaaiers (director: Patrick Le Bon)

TV
2017
Tabula Rasa (director: Kaat Beels, Jonas Govaerts)
Eigen Kweek (director: Joël Vanhoebrouck)
2016
Auwch (director: Geoffrey Enthoven)
Den Elfde van den Elfde (director: Alice Reys, Tom Van Dyck)
2015
Penoza (director: Diederik Van Rooijen, Shariff Korver)
2014
Hollands Hoop (director: Dana Nechushtan, creator: Franky Ribbens)
Lang Leve (director: David Ottenburgh)
Amateurs (director: Frank Van Passel)
Deadline 25/5 (director: Maarten Moerkerke)
Zingaburia (directors: Ingrid Coppé, Tim Mielants, Wim Bonte)
2013
Met Man en Macht (director: Tom Lenaerts, Tom Van Dyck)
2012
Debby en Nancy’s warme wintershow
Deadline 14/10 (director: Maarten Moerkerke, Jakob Verbruggen)
Meneer Braker (director: Boris Paval Conen)
Kiekens (creators: Stany Crets, Peter Van den Begin)

2010
Oud België (director: Indra Siera)
2008
Fans (director: Indra Siera)
20052008
Matroesjka’s (creators: Marc Punt, Guy Goossens)

2006    De parelvissers (directors: Michiel Devlieger, Tom Lenaerts, Michel Vanhove)
2005
Als ’t maar beweegt
Enneagram (directors: Annemarie van de Mond, Colette Bothof,…)
Team spirit – de serie II (director: Christophe Van Rompaey)
2004
Sketch à gogo
2000 – 2001
Debbie and Nancy Late Knight
2001
Raf en Ronny III (director: Frank van Mechelen)
1999
Raf en Ronny II (director: Frank van Mechelen)
1998
De Raf en Ronny Show
Heterdaad (creator Ward Hulselmans)

1997
Kulderzipken (director: Raf Verpooten)
Windkracht 10 (creator: Pierre De Clercq)

1995    Ons geluk (directors: Serge Leurs, Frank van Mechelen)
De liegende doos (written by: Bart Peeters)
De vliegende doos (written by: Bart Peeters)

1994
Kats & Co (directors: Ben Sombogaart, Pieter Walther Boer, Ine Schenkkan, Ben Verbong)
1993
Moeder, waarom leven wij? (director: Guido Henderickx)
1991
De getemde feeks (directors: Berend Boudewijn, Dirk Tanghe)
De bossen van Vlaanderen (director: Marc Lybaert)
1989
Zapp (presentor)
1979
Het sprookjestheater (creator: Mil Lenssens)

BIO

Peter Van den Begin (born 25 October 1964) is a Belgian actor and writer known for his versatility, starring in numerous television series and feature films. Most recently he received international acclaim for his role in King of the Belgians (2016), The Hollywood Reporter stated "Peter Van den Begin plays the multifaceted figure to perfection", Variety said "Peter Van den Begin perfectly captures the ultra-composed royal placidity". He also appears in many television series o.a. Tabula Rasa (2017), Amateurs (2014) and Oud België (2010). Peter received various nominations for the Joseph Plateau Awards in the category of Best Belgian Actor for Alles Moet Weg (1996), Le Bal Masqué (1998) and Film 1 (2001). He also received a nomination for the Ensors in the category of Best Supporting Actor for his role in Waste Land (2014).