Sylvie Françoise Meis
Nick Name / Other Name
Sylvie VdV, Sylvie Françoise van der Vaart
Breda, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
Model, TV personality
As a model, she is signed to these modeling agencies –
- Elite Model Management – Barcelona
- ANC Model Management
5 ft 2¼ in or 158 cm
48 kg or 106 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Sylvie Meis dated –
- Jared Moore – The Dutch model dated Jared Moore in the past.
- Rafael van der Vaart (2003-2013) – A Dutch footballer, Rafael van der Vaart started dating Sylvie in 2003. They married on June 10, 2005. She gave birth to the couple’s first child, a son named, Damián Rafael on May 28, 2006. The couple divorced in December 2013 but split in early January 2013.
- Guillaume Zarka (2013) – She dated Guillaume Zarka in 2013.
Race / Ethnicity
She is of partly Indo-European descent.
Sylvie’s dad is Indo and her mom is Dutch.
Blue / Grey
38-24-35 in or 96.5-61-89 cm
6 (US) or 38 (EU)
7.5 (US) or 38 (EU)
In 2014, she appeared in a German TV commercial for electric toothbrush from Phillips.
Best Known For
Working as a VJ with pop music television channel TMF and for marrying footballer Rafael van der Vaart in the past.
Her most notable television appearance was as a jury member in the reality TV show Das Supertalent from 2008 to 2011.
Sylvie played the role as “Ice” in the 2003 romantic TV movie Pista!
First TV Show
In 2003, she appeared in the Dutch talk show Barend en Van Dorp as herself.
Sylvie Meis Facts
- She is a Dutch model, who is also popular in Germany.
- She graced the magazine cover of GQ Spain for its June 2010 issue.
- Meis has also hosted the 2008 FIFA World Player of the Year award ceremony.
- She is Netherlands’ Sexiest Female of 2003.
- Sylvie was diagnosed with breast cancer in May of 2009.
- She decided that she wanted to become a model at the age of 18.
- In 2001 she appeared in the music video of “Brandend Avontuur” by Clouseau.
- Visit her official website @ sylvie-meis.com.
- Join Sylvie on Twitter.