is back after a year and slowly the names of the participants of the new season are trickling in.
Sieneke, Dennis Schouten and Yuki Kempees were added to the list of candidates on Saturday.
The survival program was shot in Croatia this year and has two episodes a week.
Sieneke (29) - Singer
Sieneke released the song
Wat 'n Ellende
, but is by far best known for her participation in the Eurovision Song Contest in 2010. The singer was chosen by Pierre Cartner
Ik ben Verliefd (Sha-la-lie)
, but did not make the final.
Dennis Schouten (26) - Reporter
Dennis Schouten was seen for years as a reporter at PowNed and good friends with Wilfred Genee, but because of his participation in
, something seems to have gone wrong.
Strict secrecy is always imposed on the candidates, but Schouten has been said for a long time that he is participating.
Genee is said to have talked past his mouth and that has caused an argument between the two.
Schouten is currently in the news because of the battle he and Jan Roos are waging against Televizier: their
a chance of winning.
Yuki Kempees (33) - DJ
The name Yuki Kempees will not immediately mean something to everyone, but the DJ trio he is part of does: Kris Kross Amsterdam.
Due to the lockdown, the DJ has been able to tour much less and that is probably why there was suddenly room in the agenda for participation in the program.
John de Bever (56) - Singer
Former football player and singer John de Bever is no stranger to survival programs.
The 56-year-old De Bever already participated in
, but is best known for
You can't get that smile off my face
The song became the anthem of the women's team during the European Women's Football Championship in 2017.
Sterrin Smalbrugge (28) - Ecologist
Snake expert Sterrin Smalbrugge can be seen more and more on television and has written two books.
The ecologist is committed to the conservation of various reptile species and is not unfamiliar with surviving in the wilderness: for her work she can regularly be found in all kinds of rough terrains.
René van Meurs (35) - Comedian
René van Meurs is a stand-up comedian and comedian and won both the jury and the audience award in 2012 at the Cameretten Festival.
Van Meurs has been performing in various large theaters for years and in 2017 he participated as team captain in the
Sylvana IJsselmuide (26) - Presenter
The 26-year-old Sylvana IJsselmuide works as a presenter for Dumpert and XITE, among others, and she is also a model.
IJsselmuide is a Formula 1 fan and appears in various programs about motorsport.
In 2020 she was named Most Beautiful Woman in the Netherlands by
Dyantha Brooks (32), presenter
presenter, Dyantha Brooks normally sits at the desk to let everyone know about famous Netherlands as quickly as possible, but she
had to keep
her participation in
To disguise her participation, she told the public that she was going to live in Portugal.
Jasper Demollin (30), television producer
Jasper Demollin is best known for the television program
, in which it can already be seen that he does not
away from a challenge.
The television producer has been a vegetarian since a young age, which can complicate life on a desert island, since people largely live on what is found and captured.
Sandra Ysbrandy (52), television chef
Sandra Ysbrandy, chef at
Life 4 You
Time for MAX,
will no doubt
be looked at if participants want a creative meal on the Croatian island.
The 52-year-old television chef knows how
to put something fresh on the table every day
Kook along with MAX
, but with the small ration that the participants receive at
Expedition Robinson it
becomes a lot more exciting.
Annemiek Koekoek (27), farmer's wife
Her participation in
Farmer seeks Woman
gave Annemiek Koekoek a lot of criticism, but at
she wants to try it again on television.
The farmer's wife was seen as not too sympathetic and ultimately did not find love as a participant in the program.
Farming used to go well in the survival program: Bertie Steur (also from
Farmer seeks Woman
) and Jan Bronninkreef won their seasons.
Defano Holwijn (29), YouTuber
Presenter, YouTuber, actor and rapper Defano Holwijn has been mentioned as a potential candidate for a while.
Normally Holwijn is very active on Instagram, but his account was suddenly filled with old messages.
In addition, his podcast program
temporarily taken over by others.
Britte Lagcher (32), actress
Most viewers of
will recognize Britte Lagcher from her role in one of RTL's other success series:
Girl of Pleasure
The actress saw her agenda become a lot emptier due to the corona crisis, because she would actually be seen in the theater with
The letters from Mia
That piece had to be moved to the spring of 2022 due to the restrictions due to the corona pandemic.
Robbert Rodenburg (23), YouTuber
Robbert Rodenburg has been mentioned by fans for a long time as a candidate for the new season of
The YouTuber is known for his interviews in his own series
and is good friends with former participants such as Anna Nooshin and Rijk Hofman.
Eva van de Wijdeven (36), actress
Actress Eva van de Wijdeven, known for roles in
Dunya and Desie and A'dam &
, tried to prepare, but soon discovered that that wasn't really an option.
"Well, I'll tell you, you can prepare whatever you want, but it doesn't matter, fate decides. Be in the moment, let go of control, adapt, work together; strategies arise in the moment. In short , that's survival!"
This is the third participant of Expedition Robinson
Jan van Halst (52), former football player
Jan van Halst never followed the survival program, but his children insisted that he join when he was asked.
"I often receive invitations to programs and I always turn them down," the former footballer tells NU.nl.
suits me: it's about good preparation, survival, intense collaboration and leadership."
He says he has prepared "maniacally".
"Two months in advance, despite the advice not to do that, I started training extra hard. I hired a personal trainer and organized a training camp. Four days of hard training, during which I only ate a bowl of rice every day. I wanted the hunger pains feel beforehand."
"Because I was so fit physically, I also became mentally fitter. I felt a certain sharpness in my head, like I felt when I was a top football player."
The 52-year-old analyst has three goals: "Don't fly out in the first round, get the amalgamation and be relevant. So: don't join like a gray mouse and get out the back door unnoticed."
Jasmine Sendar (43), actress
Jasmine Sendar broke through as an actress in the soap opera
and later made the switch to
On the way to tomorrow
In 2020, she competed in the VIP version of
Stefano Keizers (33), comedian
Stefano Keizers is a comedian and previously participated in
Het Perfecte Plaatje
, in which he came second.
He wasn't immediately excited about joining
"I had always said to myself: this is the only program I will never participate in. I think it is way too intense, way too scary. But the moment they asked me, I immediately got a tickle in my ' tummy and thought, no, you know, this is such a big adventure, I just have to join in."Keywords: