- Was scouted by Elite Models during high school and subsequently traveled through Europe working as a model.
- Won a Golden Calf Award at the Netherlands Film Festival for her role in the 2007 film Duska.
- Received a Shooting Stars Award at the 2011 Berlin International Film Festival.
- Zuyd University, Maastricht Academy of Dramatic Arts, Maastricht, Netherlands
- Birth Name: Sylvia Gertrudis Martyna Hoeks
- Birth Place: Maarheeze, North Brabont, Netherlands
- Profession: Actor