Gaite Jansen is considered one of the most promising Dutch young acting talents of her generation. 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. Gaite is making the leap to the global stage with her role on the third season of BBC’s PEAKY BLINDERS and LINE OF DUTY. Apart from her TV and film work, Gaite worked with internationally renowned theatre directors such as Ivo van Hove and Simon Stone.