Michiel Huisman, born July 18, 1981, in Amstelveen, North Holland, The Netherlands, is a Dutch actor, best known for his role of Daario Naharis in the HBO series, ‘Game of Thrones’.
Aside from acting, Huisman is an accomplished musician, writing original songs as well as singing and playing the guitar on his album ‘Luchtige Vehalen’. He began acting at the age of ten in the Netherlands and has extensive film and television credits for which he has won multiple awards.
Film credits include ‘The Young Victoria’, ‘Black Book’, ‘Unmade Beds’ and the BBC’s ‘Margot’.
In 2013, Huisman landed a recurring role on the second season of ‘Orphan Black’, portraying the character Cal Morrison. Also in the year, he took over the role of Daario Naharis in the fourth season (2014) of ‘Game of Thrones’.