Dutch actor wins Emmy Award

03/12/2015/JM
Heijmans (31), earlier won the top Dutch acting award, the Gouden Kalf, for his portrayal of the singer and the series itself won the Prix Europa for the best mini-series of the year.

Shaffy was born near Paris in 1933. His Egyptian diplomat father and Polish noble mother separated before he was born and he was adopted by a Dutch family at a young age. He became one of Hollands most famous artists.