Carel Struycken Bio, Age, Brother, Wife, Net Worth, Movies, TV Shows

Carel Struycken actor

Carel Struycken Biography

Carel Struycken is a film, television, and stage actor well known for her appearance in Twin Peaks, Star Trek: The Next Generation, and in the films The Addams Family, Addams Family Values, and Addams Family Reunion.


How old is Carel Struycken?-Age

Struycken is 73 years old as of 30 July 2021. He was born in 1948 in The Hague, Netherlands.

Carel Struycken actor
Carel Struycken actor

Carel Struycken Brother

He has a well-known brother Dutch artist Peter Struycken, who won the 2012 Heineken Prize for Arts of the Royal Netherlands Academy for Sciences.

Who is Carel Struycken Married to?-Wife

Struycken is married to a strange woman whose identity is not revealed. The couple has two children and together live in the United States of America.

How much is Carel Struycken worth? – Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of $3 million as of 2020. He has accrued his wealth from his career as a film, television, and stage actor.

Carel Struycken Doctor Sleep

He appeared as Grandpa Flick, an aging member of the True Knot in the 2019 American supernatural horror film Doctor Sleep.

Who is the tall guy in the Addams Family?- The Addams Family

He appeared as Lurch, the Addams Family butler who is 6 ft 9 in (2.05 m) tall in the 1991 American supernatural black comedy film The Addams Family. Lurch is Wednesday’s best friend, besides her beloved headless Marie Antoinette doll. In his turn, the family treats Lurch as their own. Lurch has a deep commitment to his employers. While his title is confined to the butler, in terms of children, he appears to be “jack of all trades.” For Wednesday and Pugsley, he seems paternal and good friend with Stuff.

Carel Struycken Career

In 1978, a woman who had given up her car in the middle of the street and called upon him to be an actor in the Los Angeles Hollywood and Vine corners, Sgt. Pepper’s Hearts Club Band had a film that called on him: We need you to have a film.

In 1985 Struycken performed Terak in the television movie Ewoks: The Battle for Endor, a spin-off of the original trilogy of Star Wars. Struycken appeared in a 1987 film called The Witches of Eastwick as Fidel, Jack Nicholson’s manservant. In the same year he appeared, in the episode of the TV series Star Trek, like Mr. Homn in “Haven: The Next Generation,” which was to be replaced in four more episodes until 1992.
The same year he appeared, like Mr. Homn, in “Haven: The Next Generation,” in an episode of the TV show Star Trek, which was to be substituted in four other episodes before 1992.

In 1991 in the feature film The Addams Family he performed as Butler Lurch. In the 1993 series, he took over the role of Addams Family Values and the Addams Family Reunion TV movie. In addition, the director of Men in Black was chosen by Barry Sonnenfeld for a small role. In the hit of David Lynch and Mark Frost 1990–91 of ABC Twin Peaks, he portrayed the mysterious guide character The Giant. He is also featured in the 2017 Twin Peaks: The Return sequence. In the original Netflix film Gerald’s Game.

Struycken worked on many projects, including the 1986 punk rock music Population: 1, featuring Tomata du Plenty, The Screamers, and released on its own on a DVD in October 2008, with writer and producer Rene Daalder.

Carel Struycken TV Shows

♦ 1987 Hunter Occult Store Owner
♦ 1988 St. Elsewhere
♦ 1990–1991 Twin Peaks
♦ 1987–1992 Star Trek: The Next Generation
♦ 1994 Babylon 5
♦ 1996 Star Trek: Voyager
♦ 2002 Charmed Tall Man
♦ 2006 My Name Is Earl Paul
♦ 2010 Cold Case
♦ 2014 The Blacklist
♦ 2017 Twin Peaks: The Return

Carel Struycken Movies

♦ 2000 Tinnef
♦  2001 The Vampire Hunters Club
♦ 2002 Science Fiction
♦ 2002 Fatal Kiss
♦ 2003 The War of the Starfighters
♦ 2004 Agavé
♦ 2005 The Fallen Ones
♦ 2008 Sinterklaas en het Geheim van het Grote Boek
♦ 2014 Trophy Heads
♦ 2016 Another Brick in the Wall
♦ 2017 Gerald’s Game
♦ 2019 Doctor Sleep