Actress and television presenter best recognized for bringing to life Ushi Hirosaki, a parody Japanese journalist who made her debut in 2000 on the series Gene & Ushi. She has since gone on to host reality shows such as Idols, X Factor, and The Voice of Holland.
Her television career began in 1990 when she began hosting on the Dutch series Wie ben ik.
In 2012, she headed the cast of the popular crime series Moordvrouw as Fenna Kremer.
She and fellow television personality Xander de Buisonjé gave birth to a son named Sem Mike in February 2003.
She starred alongside Carice Van Houten in the 2007 romantic comedy Love is All.