STARmeter
Top 500
Up 90 this week

Famke Janssen


Famke Janssen was born on November 5, 1964 in Amstelveen, Netherlands, and has two siblings, director Antoinette Beumer and actress Marjolein Beumer. She studied economics for a year at the University of Amsterdam. Moving to America in 1984, Famke modeled for Chanel in New York City. Later, taking a break from modeling, she majored in writing and ... See full bio »

Emmy Stars Reveal Their Favorite Performances of the Year

IMDb Special Correspondent Drew Dorsey talked to some of TV's biggest stars on the 2017 Emmys red carpet and learned about their favorite performers and shows they've recently binge-watched.

Watch the video

Favorite Emmy Photos of All Time

From the glamorous to the goofy, take a look at some unforgettable photos from past Emmy Awards.

See unforgettable Emmy photos

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 34 people
created 23 Nov 2011
 
a list of 24 people
created 03 Jul 2012
 
a list of 35 people
created 06 May 2013
 
a list of 24 people
created 31 May 2013
 
a list of 24 images
created 6 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Famke Janssen's work have you seen?

User Polls

5 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

X-Men
X-Men Jean Grey
(2000)
X2
X2 Jean Grey
(2003)
X-Men: The Last Stand
X-Men: The Last Stand Jean Grey / Phoenix
(2006)
GoldenEye
GoldenEye Xenia Onatopp
(1995)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actress (63 credits)
 2017/II Asher (post-production)
Sophie
 2017 This Is Your Death
Ilana Katz
 2016 Robot Chicken (TV Series)
Jean Grey / Madame Foster
- Joel Hurwitz (2016) ... Jean Grey / Madame Foster (voice)
 2015 SuperMansion (TV Series)
Frau Mantis
- Lex as a Weapon (2015) ... Frau Mantis (voice)
- They Shoot Omega Pets, Don't They? (2015) ... Frau Mantis (voice)
 2015 Jack of the Red Hearts
Kay Adams
 2014 A Fighting Man
Diane Schuler
 2012 Taken 2
Lenore
 2011 Down the Shore
Mary Reed
 2004-2010 Nip/Tuck (TV Series)
Ava Moore
- Hiro Yoshimura (2010) ... Ava Moore
- KiKi (2005) ... Ava Moore
- Joan Rivers (2004) ... Ava Moore
- Trudy Nye (2004) ... Ava Moore
 2009 The Farm (TV Movie)
Valentina Galindo
 2008 Puppy Love (TV Series)
Maya
 2008 100 Feet
Marnie
 2008/I Taken
Lenore
 2007 Alibi (TV Movie)
Christie Winters
 2007 Turn the River
Kailey
 2003 X2
Jean Grey
 2002 I Spy
Rachel
 2001 Made
Jessica
 2000-2001 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
Jamie
- The Ex-Files (2001) ... Jamie
- The Man with the Bag (2000) ... Jamie
 2000 X-Men
Jean Grey
 2000 Circus
Lily
 1998 Celebrity
Bonnie
 1998 Rounders
Petra
 1998 RPM
Claudia Haggs
 1996 Dead Girl
Treasure
 1994 Relentless IV: Ashes to Ashes (Video)
Dr. Sara Lee Jaffee
 1994 The Untouchables (TV Series)
Cleo
- Voyeur (1994) ... Cleo
 1994 Melrose Place (TV Series)
Diane Adamson
- Michael's Game (1994) ... Diane Adamson
 1993 Model by Day (TV Movie)
Lex / Lady X
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (75 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (9 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Appears in commercials for a charity for fighting against HIV See more »

Publicity Listings:

11 Interviews | 6 Articles | 13 Pictorials | 58 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 11½" (1.82 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I don't even like talking about dating. It's like having a stamp on your forehead: 'I'm available and I'm looking'. See more »

Trivia:

Did all her own pool shots in Turn the River (2007). See more »

Trademark:

Natural brunette hair See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

Contribute to This Page