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Timo Descamps

Timo Descamps (born 27 May 1986) is a Belgian actor, voice actor and singer.

He is best known for his former roles on the Flemish soap operas Spring and Familie. In 2007, Descamps released his first music single, “Phonecall,” which rose to 36  on the Ultratop 50. In January 2010, it was announced that Descamps would be co-starring in the film Judas Kiss, playing the character of Shane Lyons.

Timo’s television debut was in 2004, appearing on the Belgian soap opera Familie. His character, Ghijs, was a problem child in the home of Marc and Mieke. After growing up and leaving home, Ghijs returned for the funeral of Marc and Lennart.

From 2005 to 2008, Descamps portrayed Jo De Klein, the new bass player of the music group in Spring. In his spare time, Jo was a painter and loved strange pets: he had a petTarantula called Mary and after its death he got a snake he named Picasso.

In 2006, Descamps competed on Steracteur sterartiest, a televised Belgian singing competition, finishing in third place. In 2009, Descamps played the role of Nelson Batenburg on the Dutch series Spangas, leaving the series in 2010.

In addition to his acting roles, Descamps has worked as an onscreen host for Disney Channel The Netherlands & Flanders and for the Belgian VT4 Network. In 2007, he hosted the show Superstar: The Battle on Nickelodeon. He is currently hosting for OUTTV.