Maryam Hassouni

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Maryam Hassouni
Born (1985-09-21) September 21, 1985 (age 31)
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Maryam Hassouni (born September 21, 1985) is a Dutch television and film actress. In 2006 she won an International Emmy Award for her role in Offers (2005).

Biography[edit]

Her parents Alia and Abdelbaki Hassouni are Moroccan and moved to the Netherlands a few years before Maryam was born on September 21, 1985 in Amsterdam. She has a younger brother named Zakariya and a sister called Sarra.[1]

Maryam Hassouni received her high school diploma in 2003. She studied Museology until 2005, and studied Law at the Free University in Amsterdam but failed the course.[2]

In 2002 she started her acting career with the role of Dunya El-Beneni in the television series Dunya and Desi, which was nominated for an International Emmy Award for Children and Young People in 2004 and again in 2005.[3]

In 2006 she won the International Emmy Award for Best Performance by an Actress for her role Laila al Gatawi in the 2005 Dutch TV film Offers.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Television series[edit]

List of television series in which Maryam Hassouni performed as an actor:[5]

List of films in which Maryam Hassouni performed as an actor:[5]

Awards[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Actorbio Dunya: Maryam Hassouni; retrieved November 25, 2006
  2. ^ Curriculum Vitae Maryam Hassouni, November 21, 2006; retrieved November 22, 2006
  3. ^ Awards for "Dunya and Desi"; retrieved November 23, 2006
  4. ^ 34th International Emmy Awards Gala celebrates the world's best television programming, November 20, 2006; retrieved November 21, 2006
  5. ^ a b "Maryam Hassouni". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 2007-05-29. 

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