Carlo Boszhard

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Carlo Boszhard

Carlo Boszhard (born 26 June 1969) is a Dutch TV personality, singer, impersonator, and host. His brother is Ron Boszhard.

Career[edit]

His career started in 1989, hosting a part of the AVRO program "Pauze TV" (Break TV). In 1990, he switched to RTL 4, where he would present "De gek van de week-show" (The nut of the week-show), which wasn't successful. In 1991, Boszhard joined Irene Moors in hosting the television program "Hitbingo", but his career took off in 1993 with RTL 4's Telekids, co-starring Irene Moors,[1] which rendered them both and the television show famous in the Netherlands.[2]

His shows include Cash en Carlo, a Dutch adaptation of the American television game show, The Price Is Right, McCarlo and Monte Carlo, both of which featured Carlo singing with guest talents, and more notably, Life en Cooking for RTL 4.[1]

Boszhard was a voice actor for the Dutch language versions of movies like Mulan, Ice Age, The Magic Voyage ,Frozen and Shrek.[3]

In the last few years, Boszhard has been working on impersonations of Dutch personalities. He is the driving force behind the program De TV Kantine, broadcast by RTL 4. Boszhard worked on the concept of the show and built it. In this satirical program, he impersonates famous people, together with Irene Moors. The program won the Gouden Televizier Ring, an award for outstanding TV programs on Dutch television, in October 2010.

Theatre[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Calro Boszhard". IMDB. Retrieved 15 December 2010. 
  2. ^ "RTL verrast met Telekids, Barend en bejaarden" (in Dutch). Volkskrant. 19 August 2010. Retrieved 15 December 2010. 
  3. ^ "CV Carlo Boszhard" (in Dutch). Weekend (Dutch magazine). Retrieved 19 December 2010.