Michiel Huisman is a Dutch actor best known for his starring role as drug addicted musician Sonny in the television drama series Treme, from 2010-2013.
He is an accomplished musician, writing original songs as well as singing and playing the guitar on his album Luchtige Vehalen.
Michiel 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 opposite Emily Blunt and Rupert Friend, Black Book directed by Paul Verhoeven, Unmade Beds and the BBC's Margot in which he portrays Rudolph Nureyev.
Treme marked his first project in the United States.
Huisman is married to Tara Elders and together they have a daughter, Hazel Judith.