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Bluteau, Lothaire 1957–

Bluteau, Lothaire 1957–

PERSONAL

Born April 14, 1957 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Education: Attended Montreal Conservatory of Dramatic Arts; also studied medicine.

Addresses: Agent—Julia Buchwald, Don Buchwald and Associates, 6500 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 2200, Los Angeles, CA 90048.

Career: Actor and director.

Awards, Honors: Grand Prize, Association of Theatre Critics of Quebec, 1984, and Time Out Public Award, both for Being at Home with Claude; Genie Award, best actor, Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television, 1990, for Jesus de Montreal; Australian Film Institute Award nomination, best actor, 1992, for Black Robe; Genie Award nomination, best actor, 1996, for Le confessionnal; Gijon International Film Festival Award, best actor, 1997, for Bent.

CREDITS

Film Appearances:

Blue Brume (short film), 1982.

Disc jockey, Rien qu'un jeu (also known as Just a Game), Astral Films, 1983.

Fernand, Les annees de reves (also known as The Years of Dreams and Revolt), Les Films Vision 4, 1984.

Sonia, National Film Board of Canada, 1986.

Perceval Brown, Le fous de bassan (also known as In the Shadow of the Wind), 1987.

Mourir (short film), 1988.

La nuit avec Hortense, 1988.

Young musician, Bonjour Monsieur Gauguin, 1988.

Daniel, Jesus de Montreal (also known as Jesus of Montreal), National Film Board of Canada, 1989.

Father Laforgue, Black Robe (also known as Robe noir), Samuel Goldwyn, 1991.

Stefan Bugajski, The Silent Touch (also known as Dotkniecie reki, Beroringen, and The Touch), Live Home Video, 1992.

Ange de musique, 1992.

Being at Home with Claude, 1992.

The khan, Orlando, Sony Pictures Classics, 1993.

Pierre Lamontagne, Le confessionnal (also known as The Confessional), Alliance Releasing, 1995.

Randolf Skully, Other Voices, Other Rooms, 1995, Artistic License, 1997.

Maurice Girodias, I Shot Andy Warhol, Samuel Gold-wyn, 1996.

Semyon, The Suicide, 1996.

Horst, Bent, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1997.

Pincer Bedier, Conquest, 1998.

Young Laurent, Animals and the Tollkeeper, 1998.

Francesco, Senso unico, 1999.

Bill, Urbania, Lions Gate Films, 1999.

Brother Bernard, Solitude, Edge Entertainment Group, 2001.

Tony LaRoche, Dead Heat (also known as Dead Heat—Toedliches Rennen), Kinowelt Home Entertainment, 2002.

Alexei, Julie Walking Home (also known as The Healer, Julia wraca do domu, Julies Reise, and Le retour de Julie), First Look Home Entertainment, 2002.

Carcajou, Disappearances, Border Run Pictures/Kingdom County Productions/Moody Street Pictures, 2006.

Television Appearances; Series:

Marcus Alvers, a recurring role, 24, Fox, 2004.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Andre, Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris (also known as Mrs. 'Arris Goes to Paris), CBS, 1992.

Zijah, Shot Through the Heart, HBO, 1998.

Charles Nungesser, Restless Spirits (also known as Dead Aviators), Showtime, 1999.

Will, On Thin Ice (also known as Breaking Through), Lifetime, 2003.

Gerald L'Ecuyer: A Filmmaker's Journey, Showcase Network, 2004.

Benny, Desolation Sound, Lifetime, 2005.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Philippe Sagot, "One Way Ticket," Miami Vice, NBC, 1986.

Professor James Henri Rousseau, "Sophomore Jinx," Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (also known as Law & Order: SVU and Special Victims Unit), NBC, 1999.

Prisoner #00T416 Guillaum Tarrant, "A Cock and Balls Story," Oz, HBO, 2000.

Rick Zainer, "Enemy Within," Law & Order: Criminal Intent (also known as Law & Order: CI), NBC, 2001.

Erich Tassig, "Pandora," Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (also known as Law & Order: SVU and Special Victims Unit), NBC, 2003.

Gunman, "The Hunter, Hunted," Third Watch, NBC, 2004.

Andres Voychek, "Eros in the Upper Eighties," Law & Order: Trial by Jury, NBC, 2006.

Television Appearances; Other:

Martin Decoud, Nostromo (miniseries; also known as Joseph Conrad's "Nostromo" and Nostromo-Der Schatz in den Bergen), PBS, 1996.

Also appeared in the Canadian programs Les enfants mal aimees, Les fils de la liberte, and Les jeunes delinquants.

Stage Appearances:

Being at Home with Claude, Canada, then London, c. 1984.

Oleg, Displaced Persons, off-Broadway production, 1995.

Young Inna and Defendant Fish, The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui, National Actors Theatre, Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts, Pace University, New York City, 2002.

Appeared in Les pommiers en fleurs and Unheard Voices; also performer at Quat'Sous Theatre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Stage Work:

Director, User's Waltz, New York City, 1996.

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