Born in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Speaks 3 languages and several dialects. Wrote more than 12 screenplays and a volume of monologues and poetry. Lives in New York City and commutes to the EU when necessary. Came to NYC first on a cultural grant to write an instruction book for an East Harlem School. Studied with Eve Collyer. Now primarily works on film and T.V. projects. Works since 1999 with the Fifi Oscard Agency and since recently with Ken Parks as well. Does the odd commercial and voice over jobs (yes the 'odd' ones), and is working on the development of a number of shorts and features.