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TV route of the cinema nominees

This Sunday, we celebrate the festival of Quebec cinema at the gala of the Iris de Québec cinema awards, on Radio-Canada. In many cases, there is no boundary between cinema and television. While encouraging their films, I invite you to take a look at some of the television works in which this year’s nominated artists and artisans have participated.

Tracey Deer

The director and screenwriter of Beans stood out thanks to the TV series Mohawk Girls broadcast on APTN from 2014 to 2017. It followed four young Mohawk women who were as much looking to find their place in life as to have a romantic conquest. We feel the duality between traditional values ​​and the attraction of the world outside the territory. It was at 17 that Tracey had the idea for this series, which she describes as a Sex and the City indigenous women. All five seasons air on CBC’s Gem platform.

Fred Pellerin

It is on stage that we find Fred in all his color. But the cinema has been able to transpose its words well, as evidenced by The time grabber. On TV, we were able to see where he comes from and where his characters evolve in the documentary series broadcast on Here TV Saint-Élie-de-legends.

Nour Belkhiria

With two feature films (Antigone then A revision), No is approaching his young career rather well. We saw it recently in Reasonable doubt and she will be of the castIndefensibleTVA’s daily news this fall.

Pascale Bussieres

The cinema, Pascale fell into it when she was a teenager participating in many projects of Sonatina at Bootlegger. Since then, she navigates between the small and the big screen. Nostalgics will remember her in Rooms in town Where The astronaut princess. She was the brave Blanche, the delirious Becky of heart has its reasonswithout forgetting Belle Bay, watchtower, In therapy, G-complex, Premonitions. She also played a narcissist in The blue Hour, a minister in District 31a psychiatrist in get me out of mea policewoman in Chaos and an ex in Guys.

Danielle Fichaud

It’s nice to see the success that this seasoned actress is experiencing with her character of Sylvette Dieu in Aline. Ms. Fichaud has multiplied roles in many popular series since the mid-1970s. At Denise’s, Throw and count, A boy a girl, Fortier, Eden Museum, Helping Beatrice Where District 31. It was the cinema that offered him his great role. Several actors and actresses also owe her a proud debt since she has been a recognized acting trainer for more than 30 years.

Helene Florent

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Although we have seen it in Belle Bay, Throw and count and The invinciblesit is without a doubt his Stéphanie Valois from A hard time which made us all cringe. She also starred in All the truth in which she was a lawyer. In Unit 9, she was rather detained. This proves the extent of his talent. Recently, you could see her in turbulent waters ( then in The man who loved too much (Noovo). She stood out on the big screen in drunken birds and Maria Chapdelaine.

Christine Beaulieu

Photo courtesy, ICI Télé

Named for norbourgshe is currently the star of the series eye of the storm and Cerebrumwhose season 2 will be released shortly.

Marine Johnson

Photo courtesy, Anne-Marie Baribeau

Revealed as a teenager, she is named for drunken birds. In the past year, we’ve seen it in the playoffs The little kings, Black beast, Campus and six degrees.

Guillaume Cyr

Named for The time grabber2021 has been a big TV year for him with the series Another story, Leo, Happiness and The brotherhood.

Emilie Beer

Named for The perfect family guideÉmilie Bierre made a name for herself by playing Martin Matte’s daughter in The beautiful discomforts. Much in demand at the cinema, she inherited complex scores on TV, especially in The Breakaway and Jenny broadcast on Unis TV where she played a young person with cancer.

Vincent-Guillaume Otis

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Who does not know Vincent-Guillaume since he put on the jacket of Sergeant Bissonnette in District 31 ? Despite a busy schedule, he slipped into the skin of Vincent Lacroix’s sidekick, Éric Asselin, in the film norbourg. On TV, he played Paul Rose in the series Rene Levesquehis first mandate, played in a few youth series and after having distinguished himself in the cinema (Babina, Gabriella) returned to the small screen in Black sequence and Breakups while keeping nearly 2 million viewers spellbound every night.

Martin Dubreuil

A chameleon actor, he is always where you least expect him. In the last year, besides Maria Chapdelaine for which he is named, we saw him on TV in The honorable, All the life, Black beast and trapped.

Patrice Robitaille

If he commands attention in A revisionas in many other great films, Patrice landed his first role on TV in Watatatow. But it is with The invincibles that the public has seriously embraced it. Since then, we have seen it in The Boys, All the truth, 30 lives, For Sara, Patrice Lemieux 24/7. He is the somewhat cavernous friend in The beautiful discomfortsthe troubled investigator Victor Lessard, and the gangster suburbanite who plays it big in That’s how I love you.

Alchemy 24

A word about this Quebec company that stands out in spectacular fashion. The special effects category is literally for them since their craftsmen occupy the 3 nominations for The time grabber, Maria Chapdelaine and goodbye happiness. Founded in 2007, Alchimie 24 is on all fronts both here and in the United States, in cinema and on TV. On the small screen, they contributed to certain scenes of Beautiful discomforts 2.0from the 3rd season of Stranger Things and the Canadian series Transplant.

Claude Legault

drunken birds is one of the rare projects that he has allowed himself recently. We can say that Claude left his mark on TV with In a galaxy near you, midnight at night and 19-2. Recently, he was on the first season of Cerebrumwe saw it in Runaway and in a few bye Bye.

Ranah Aït Ouyahia

Named for A repetitionwe saw it recently in the series the impostor, The monster, Miscellaneous facts, The skid, Runaway, All the life, Guys and Classified Secret. He will be distributingAnna and Arnaud at VAT.

Celine Bonnier

Archive photo, Serge Gauvin

View in The time grabbershe was recently attached to The blue Hour and Unit 9. She also delivers a brilliant performance in the detective series A criminal case.

Robert Naylor

One of Maria Chapdelaine’s suitors, Robert made his film debut when he was a child. As skilled in French as in English, we saw him in Being human, Bellevue, Subito texto, Cardinal and clash. He twice played the son of investigators, in 19-2 and District 31two roles that ripped our hearts out.


If he waltzes between drama and comedy, Sylvain has attracted attention by playing the alter ego of René Angélil, Guy-Claude in Aline. On TV, he has multiplied comic roles in The sketch show Where 450 golf course. He left us speechless in 19-2proved to be harder in The honorablemore vulnerable in Lies, Walk in the shade, For Sara and more recently in The Breakaway and Turn.

Emile Schneider

Photo courtesy, Bell media/ Yan Turcotte

One of the most brilliant actors of his generation. He is named for Maria Chapdelaine. In the past year, we’ve seen it in the playoffs District 31, The flaw, Turn, get me out of me, Portrait-robot and The knights.

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