- Claims her parents only had a small black-and-white TV in the house during her childhood.
- Speaks five languages: Dutch, English, French, German and Italian.
- Trained professionally at the Amsterdam Academy of Dramatic Arts, and the Amsterdam Academy of Jazz/Musical Theatre and Dance.
- To prepare for her role in 2009's Nothing Personal, director Urszula Antoniak insisted she spend three weeks without a phone or the Internet.
- Enjoys horseback riding.