Matteo van der Grijn - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 17, 2022

Matteo van der Grijn
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: Tribes of Europa (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : February 23, 1981 (age 42)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Matteo van der Grijn
Birth Place: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Horoscope: Pisces
Father's Name: Wim van der Grijn
Mother's Name: Diane Lensink
Siblings: No Sibling(s)
University: Arnhem Theater School
Ethnicity: Dutch
Nationality: Dutch


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Married Date: August 20, 2015
Wife's Name: Marye
Children: 2

Tara van der Grijn (daughter)
Jack van der Grijn (son)

Body Measurements

Height: 1.88 meter (6 feet 2 inch)
Weight: 92 kg (202.83 lb)
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Hazel
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Matteo van der Grijn?

Matteo van der Grijn is an actor by profession and Dutch by nationality. He is well known for starring in the series Hart tegen Hard, DNA, Tribes of Europa, Adem in Adem Uit, and Oogappels.

Matteo van der Grijn – Age, Parents, Siblings

Matteo van der Grijn’s birth took place on February 23, 1981, in Amsterdam, Netherlands. His father’s name is Wim van der Grijn and his mother’s name is Diane Lensink. Both his parents are actors. He is an only child and does not have any siblings.

His maternal grandparents are Ton Lensink and Henny Orri, who are both famed actors.

Matteo van der Grijn and his father Wim van der Grijn (Image: Instagram - posted July 2021)

Education, Ethnicity

For education Matteo van der Grijn studied at Arnhem Theater School, graduating in 2007. After attending acting workshops in Los Angeles for several months, he moved back to the Netherlands where he began his professional career.

His ethnicity is Dutch.

Matteo van der Grijn – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce

Matteo van der Grijn is a happily married man. He and his (then) girlfriend Marye began dating in early 2009 and married her on 20 August 2015. He has two children with his wife- daughter Tara van der Grijn (born 2011) and son Jack van der Grijn (born 2013).

There are no rumors of divorce surrounding the pair and the couple seems to be very happy with their marriage.

Matteo van der Grijn with wife Marye (Image: Instagram - posted Oct 2017)

Matteo van der Grijn – Career

Early Days

Van der Grijn began his career in 2004, his first role being in Hidden Flaws as Robert Stam. This was followed by appearances in the episodes of the TV series Baantjer (2005), Evelien (2006), Keyzer & de Boer advocaten (2007), Spoorloos verdwenen (2008), and in the films Summer Heat (2008), Tiramisu (2008), etc.

Finally, in 2008, he was cast as a recurring character Menno Prins in the TV series Bit. Matteo van der Grijn portrayed the character for a total of 9 episodes, until 2009.

Films, Series

Over the years Matteo van der Grijn has worked in dozens of TV series as well as films and short films. Some TV series in which he has portrayed characters are De Troon (2010), Levenslied (2013), The Neighbors (2014), De mannen van dokter Anne (2016-2017), DNA (2019), Women of the Night (2019-2020), Klem (2020), Tribes of Europa (2021), Oogappels (2021), Adem in Adem Uit (2021), among others.

Moreover, he has starred in the TV movies De Overloper (2012), Lieve Céline (2013), Undercover (2015), As If I'm Crazy (2016), short films De Roze Bril (2016), and in the films Daylight (2013), Cornea (2014), Het Verlangen (2017), The Resistance Banker (2018), and Imaginair (2019), to name a few.

Matteo van der Grijn in Tribes of Europa (Image: Fandom)


On the set of Tribes of Europa, Matteo van der Grijn has starred alongside Jannik Schümann, Robert Finster, Christopher Rygh, David Ali Rashed, and Sebastian Blomberg.

Matteo van der Grijn – Net Worth, Salary

The figure on the net worth and annual salary of van der Grijn is under review and will be under review.

Matteo van der Grijn – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles including Instagram, and Facebook, Matteo van der Grijn is followed by thousands of followers and counting. He is, however, absent from Twitter.

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