After graduating his theatre studies in 1989, Tom Van
Bauwel (°1965)  began his career as an actor. He performed
with various theatre companies both in Belgium and abroad. He
did not limit himself to just acting, as he quickly
demonstrated his talent as a director. He both acted and directed
for theatre houses such as Zuidpool, Koninklijke
Vlaamse Schouwburg, Nederlands Toneel Gent, Noord
Nederlands Toneel , Het Toneelhuis, RO Theatre and BAFF. He
also served as artistic director of the latter company for a
number of years.
He made his debut as a film actor with a leading part in Boys.
He played an important role in Oeroeg. Next he played a
remarkable leading role in Ad Fundum a film by Erik Van Looy.
He followed this up with roles in feature films such as Shades
with Mickey Rourke. After the success TVseries of Team Spirit
he played in the film Team Spirit II and performed in Die
Unerzogenen and Man zkt Vrouw. Tom also played high-profile
leading parts in prestigious television series such as Ons Geluk
and Windkracht 10. In 2007 he took viewers by surprise with his
role in the tele-novella Sara. He has made numerous guest
appearances in various television series both in Holland and in
Belgium. Recently he has also made striking contributions to
Zone Stad and Code-37. In 2011, Tom played a leading role in
the television series Rang 1. He played for years Danny Bourlon
in Vermist and we saw him in a supporting role in Amigo's. In
the Fall of 2017 he portrayed his character Guido Spechtmans
for the second time in Spitsbroers 2. 

Kris Vinck
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