Erik Van Looy

Erik Van Looy

director, writer, actor

Erik Van Looy was born on Apr 26, 1962 in Belgium. Erik Van Looy's big-screen debut came with Boys directed by Jan Verheyen in 1992, strarring Man in dancing. Erik Van Looy is known for Loft directed by Erik Van Looy, Koen De Bouw stars as Chris Van Outryve and Filip Peeters as Vincent Stevens. Erik Van Looy has got 4 awards and 3 nominations so far. The most recent award Erik Van Looy achieved is Cognac Festival du Film Policier. The upcoming new movie Erik Van Looy plays is Memory which will be released on Apr 29, 2022.

Erik Van Looy was born on April 26, 1962 in Deurne, Flanders, Belgium as Erik Ludovicus Maria Van Looy. He is a Director and a Writer, known for the classic Belgian films, De Zaak Alzheimer/The Memory of a Killer (2003) and Loft (2008). He's also directed the US-remake of The Loft (2014). Between writing and directing movies, he is the host of De Slimste Mens Ter Wereld/The Smartest Person in the World, a hugely successful game show on Belgian TV.

  • Birthday

    Apr 26, 1962
  • Place of Birth

    Deurne, Flanders, Belgium
  • Also known

    Erik Ludovicus Maria Van Looy

Known For


4 wins & 3 nominations

Cognac Festival du Film Policier
De zaak Alzheimer (2003)
Winner - Critics Award
Joseph Plateau Awards
Best Belgian Director
Winner - Joseph Plateau Award
Best Belgian Screenplay
Winner - Joseph Plateau Award
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Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows