Sylvia Hoeks is a European actress.
At age 14 she is scouted by Elite models, and she starts travelling as a
model all around Europe. She finishes high school and attends the Maastricht Theatre Academy.
Right after graduation she makes her national breakthrough with the Jos Stelling Film Duska (2007), and she
wins a Golden Calf at the annual Dutch Filmfestival.
She stays in recognition of the stage and screen directors and plays in
leading Dutch tv series as Overspel (VARA) and several theatre plays.
In february 2011 Sylvia was presented at the Berlinale as Shooting Star, the unique pan-European initiative which puts a spotlight on Europe's best young actors.
In 2012 Sylvia stars in two international filmproductions; a Russian/German co production by Jos Stelling, "The Girl and Death", and "The Best Offer" from writer and director Giuseppe Tornatore, starring next to Geoffrey Rush.
Her international career continues successfully playing the female lead in Luc Bessons "Renegades", and in 2017 in "Blade Runner 2049", directed by Denis Villeneuve.