Date Of Birth

July 18, 1981


Michiel Huisman is a Dutch actor who became known to international audiences as musician Sonny on the HBO series Treme. Prior to landing his breakthrough role, however, he became visible on the Dutch television scene for his roles on Costa! as Bart, Spangen as Pelle, Meiden van de Wit as Boudewijn Peuts, Bloedverwanten as Martijn Zwager and De co-assistent as Hugo Biesterveld.

Some of Huisman’s film credits include Black Book, First Mission and The Young Victoria. Aside from being an actor, he is also a singer and composer who has released his debut album Luchtige Verhalen in 2005.

Recently, Huisman was cast on Nashville, Game of Thrones and Orphan Black.

Place of Birth

Amstelveen, Noord-Holland, Netherlands

Birth Name

Michiel Huisman




2014-prresent Game of Thrones
2014 Orphan Black
2012-2014 Nashville
2010 – 2013 Treme (TV series)
2007-2010 De co-assistent (TV series)
2010 Bloedverwanten (TV series)
2010 First Mission
2009 Margot (TV movie)
2009 Winterland
2009 The Young Victoria
2009 Unmade Beds
2007 Funny Dewdrop (short)
2006 ‘t Schaep Met De 5 Pooten (TV series)
2006 Black Book
2006 Dalziel and Pascoe (TV series)
2005 Johan
2005 Meiden van de Wit (TV series)
2004 Floris
2003 Phileine zegt sorry
2002 Volle maan
2002 Exit (TV short)
1999-2002 Spangen (TV series)
2001 Costa! (TV series)
2001 Uitgesloten (TV movie)
2001 Costa!
2001 Dok 12 (TV series)
1999 Suzy Q (TV movie)
1998 Goede tijden, slechte tijden (TV series)
1998 Kees & Co. (TV series)
1995 Voor hete vuren (TV series)