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Biography

Gaite Jansen is considered one of the most promising Dutch young acting talents of her generation. Currently, she can be seen on the new HBO/ Cinemax show JETT, opposite Carla Gugino, directed by Sebastian Gutierrez. Prior to this, she played recurring roles on BBC’s PEAKY BLINDERS Season 3 and LINE OF DUTY Season 4.

Her performance as a deaf teenager in the groundbreaking 2011 drama 170HZ, earned her nominations for Best Actress at the Seattle Film Festival and the Netherlands Film Festival. SUPERNOVA, in which she plays the lead role, screened in the GENERATIONS competition at Berlinale film festival 2014. 

She played the lead role in THE PRICE OF SUGAR, the opening film of the Netherlands Film Festival in 2013. Apart from her TV and film work, Gaite worked on stage with internationally renowned theatre directors such as Tony-winner Ivo van Hove and Simon Stone.