How tall is Carel Struycken?
Carel Struycken's Height is 7ft 0in (213 cm)
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Celebirty name: STRUYCKEN, Carel (Original: Carel Struycken)
Birth: 1948-07-30 (Netherlands) (age 73)
Carel Struycken (born 30 July 1948 in the Hague, The Netherlands) is a Dutch film, television, and stage actor. When he was four years old his family moved to Curacao, an island in the Caribbean. At age sixteen, he returned to his home country, where he finished high school. He graduated from the directing program at the film school in Amsterdam, following which he did a year at the American Film Institute in Los Angeles. After school, he collaborated on a number of projects of writer/director Rene Daalder. He was "discovered" as an actor at the corner of Hollywood and Vine in Los Angeles by a lady who had abandoned her car in the middle of the street, calling after him, "We need you for a movie!". The movie was Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978). The turning point in his acting career however was Ewoks: The Battle for Endor (1985), a George Lucas film. He is known for playing the Giant/Fireman in the television series Twin Peaks (1990–1991, 2017), the occasional guest role of Mr. Homn in Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1992), and the household butler Lurch in the three 1990s Addams Family films. He also appeared in the films Gerald's Game (2017) and Doctor Sleep (2019). Carel has also helped in hardware and software development of virtual reality systems.
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