Marie Vinck (°1983) studied Germanic Philology at the University of Antwerp and then continued her studies at the Antwerp Conservatory. Together with some ex-students she started up the FC Bergman theatre company. Some of their productions are De Thuiskomst, Wandelen op de Champs Elysées..., and 300el-50el-30el.
Marie has played leading roles in about a dozen Flemish films, including Smoorverliefd, Adem even known as Oxygen, Loft in the character of Sarah and De Kus. She has also acted in Dutch films such as Ivo Van Hove’s Amsterdam and Eddy Terstall’s Vox Populil. She played a lot of guestroles in Flemish TV series as Vermist, Zone Stad, Witse,...Television viewers will remember her as Sofia Belen in Wolven, Marie-Claire in De Rodenburgs, Louise in De Smaak van de Keyser and as Esther in de Kavijaks.
In 2005, the Flemish Audiovisual Fund confirmed her as a Belgian Shooting Star, in reference to the like-named European Film Promotion project at the Berlinale 2005. Marie has won several awards for her film work, such as the Joseph Plateau Award for Best Belgian Actress for her role in De Kus. In 2017 you saw her in the film Sprakeloos directed by her mother Hilde Van Mieghem. In 2018 Marie will interpret a role in a new TV Series called 13 Geboden.