A rising star on the international stage, Dutch actress Lotte Verbeek is increasing her presence on both the big and small screen. In 2013, she starred as Willem Dafoe’s Dutch assistant in the popular young adult book-turned-film “The Fault in our Stars”. By then, she was already known among an international audience for her role as Giulia Farnese, the mistress to Pope Alexander VI, in the successful period tv series “The Borgias” (2011-2013) . Verbeek can now be seen playing the mysterious witch Geillis Duncan in the popular historical time travel series “Outlander”.
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Outlander airs Sunday evenings at 9 pm on Starz.