Famke Janssen

Famke Janssen is a Dutch actress and former model. She first gained recognition as a fashion model for brands like Yves Saint Laurent, Channel and Victoria's Secret. Janssen transitioned to acting and landed her first major role in the 1992 movie Fathers & Sons. She is best known for starring as villain Xenia Onatopp in the 1995 James Bond movie GoldenEye and as superhero Jean Grey in the X-Men film series from 2000 to 2014. She has also starred in films like City of Industry (1997), Celebrity (1998), House on Haunted Hill (1999), I Spy (2002) and the Taken film series (2008-2014). Janssen is also known for appearing on the television series Nip/Tuck (2004-2010), Hemlock Grove (2013-2015), How to Get Away with Murder (2015-2020), The Blacklist (2016-2018) and The Blacklist: Redemption (2017).
Famke Janssen
Full Name
Famke Beumer Janssen
Hometown
Amstelveen, Netherlands
Notable Projects
James Bond , X-Men

FAQs

Where does Famke Janssen live?

Famke Janssen lives in New York City.

Who is Famke Janssen married to?

Famke Janssen was married to filmmaker Tod Williams from 1995 to 2000.

Which episode of 'Star Trek: The Next Generation' did Famke Janssen appear in?

One of Famke Janssen's first acting roles was in a 1992 episode of 'Star Trek: The Next Generation' titled 'The Perfect Mate,' during the fifth season of the series.

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