Lothaire Bluteau

Actor, Director
With his gaunt, angular features and piercing gaze, this charismatic French-Canadian leading actor won considerable acclaim onstage in the early and mid-1980s and began starring in well-received art-house films near the ... Read more »
Born: 04/14/1957 in Montreal, Quebec, CA

Filmography

Actor (42)

Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders 2016 (Tv Show)

Actor

Regression 2016 (Movie)

Reverend Beauchamp (Actor)

Vikings 2015 - 2016 (Tv Show)

Actor

Inconceivable 2014 (Movie)

Malcolm Blay (Actor)

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 1999, 2003, 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

Rouge sang 2013 (Movie)

(Actor)

NCIS: Los Angeles 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

Don't Look Up 2010 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Tudors 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

Disappearances 2007 (Movie)

Carcajou (Actor)

Walk All Over Me 2007 (Movie)

Rene (Actor)

Julie Walking Home 2004 (Movie)

(Actor)

On Thin Ice 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

Third Watch 2004 (Tv Show)

Actor

Dead Heat 2001 (Movie)

(Actor)

Law & Order: Criminal Intent 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

Oz 2000 - 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

Solitude 2000 (Movie)

Brother Bernard (Actor)

Urbania 2000 (Movie)

Bill (Actor)

Conquest 1998 (Movie)

Pincer Bedier (Actor)

Animals 1997 (Movie)

Young Laurent (Actor)

Bent 1997 (Movie)

Horst (Actor)

Joseph Conrad's "Nostromo" 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Other Voices, Other Rooms 1997 (Movie)

Randolph Skully (Actor)

I Shot Andy Warhol 1996 (Movie)

Maurice Girodias (Actor)

The English Patient 1996 (Movie)

(Actor)

Le Confessional 1995 (Movie)

Pierre Lamontagne (Actor)

Orlando 1993 (Movie)

The Khan (Actor)

The Silent Touch 1993 (Movie)

Stefan Bugajski (Actor)

Black Robe 1991 (Movie)

Father Laforgue (Actor)

Jesus of Montreal 1990 (Movie)

Daniel (Actor)

La Nuit avec Hortense 1988 (Movie)

(Actor)

Les Fous de Bassan 1987 (Movie)

Perceval Brown (Actor)

Sonia 1985 (Movie)

(Actor)

Les Annees de Reve 1983 (Movie)

(Actor)

Rien qu'un jeu 1982 (Movie)

(Actor)

Desolation Sound (TV Show)

Actor

Mrs. 'arris Goes to Paris (TV Show)

Actor

Race to Mars (TV Show)

Actor

Restless Spirits (TV Show)

Actor

Shot Through the Heart (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

With his gaunt, angular features and piercing gaze, this charismatic French-Canadian leading actor won considerable acclaim onstage in the early and mid-1980s and began starring in well-received art-house films near the end of the decade. An award-winning actor for his work in French-speaking theater in Montreal, Lothaire Bluteau enjoyed a major breakthrough with his role as the theater director obsessed with a modernized staging of the Passion and his performance as Jesus in Denys Arcand's striking satirical drama, "Jesus of Montreal" (1989).

EDUCATION

Conservatory of Dramatic Arts

Montreal , Quebec
dropped out in 1978

Milestones

1997

Playe Horst in film version of Martin Sherman's play "Bent", directed by Sean Mathias

1996

Co-starred in "I Shot Andy Warhol"

1992

American TV-movie debut, "Mrs. 'Arris Goes to Paris" (CBS)

1991

London stage debut, "Being at Home with Claude"

1989

Breakthrough performance in the leading role of Daniel in Denys Arcand's "Jesus of Montreal"

1986

First film role of note in "Les Fous de bassan"

1986

Acted on US TV in an episode of "Miami Vice" entitled "One-Way Ticket"; played hired killer Phillipe Sagot

1982

Awarded use of a studio in New York City owned by the government of Quebec; was based in NYC for about five years (dates approximate)

Served as assistant director to Paul Buissoneau and also performed at the Quat'Sous Theater in Montreal; also worked as an assistant to theater director Andre Brassard

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