Languagesfluently: Dutch, French, English with ability to play in German, Italian and Spanish
Alain Van Goethem has is first acting job in seven episodes of the series “Meester, hij begint weer!” directed by Robbe de Hert for the VRT in Belgium in 1989. He trained at The Lee Strasberg Theater Institute in London and Los Angeles from 1992 until 1994.
In 1996 he played his first lead role in English as Matthias Jesus Borges, a South American prisoner, in the television movie “Dagen, Maanden, Jaren” directed by Bie Boeykens for the VPRO series called Lolamoviola.
Which lead to being cast in a guest role of the series “Fort Alpha II” directed by Peter Gorissen in The Netherlands.
Later on he played one of the main characters in the movie “Kassablanka” directed by Guy Lee Thys & Ivan Boeckmans in 2002. At the same time he was playing in the series “Wittekerke” as Eddy Schelpe and playing “Prins Goulaeve” in “De komst van de Grand Macabre” by Michel de Ghelderode in ’t Raamtheater aan ’t Zuid in Antwerpen Belgium.
He’s played smaller parts and guest roles in over 70 short-films, films and television series like Doris, Vermist, Witse, Aspe, Heterdaad, Spoed, Spring, Recht op Recht, Victoria & Albert and many more.
He’s done work in Dutch, French, English en even some work in German and Spanish.
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