Denise Filiatrault

Denise Filiatrault, OC OQ (born May 16, 1931) is a Canadian actress and director. In 1982, she won a "Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role" Genie Award for her performance in Les Plouffe. In 2004, she was nominated for a "Achievement in Direction" and "Original Screenplay" Genie Award for Ma vie en cinémascope. In 1994, she was made an Officer of the Order of Canada. In 2000, she was made an Officer of the National Order of Quebec. Filiatrault attained star status on TV in the 1960s, co-starring with Dominique Michel in the Radio-Canada television series Moi et l'autre (1967–71) and in many editions of Radio-Canada's annual New Year's special, Bye Bye. She had further success in Chez Denise (1978–1982), Le 101, avenue des Pins (1984–85) and Denise... aujourd'hui (1990–91). In addition to her television career, Filiatrault also performed in films and on stage, notably in works by Michel Tremblay.


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