Souvenir photos: Luc Picard

Souvenir photos: Luc Picard


Significant role

At 36 years, in the shoes of fisherman Noum Guité, 25 years ago, in the series L'ombre de the hawk, alongside “the wolf ” Isabel Richer who would become the mother of her son, the actor Henri Picard. Two years later, in 1999, Luc was crowned best actor at the Gala Métrostar for this role.

A challenge

Luc Picard (right) alongside Michel Chartrand whom he played in the TV series Chartrand et Simonne. The actor managed to personify the colorful character during his lifetime, in a series shot by the son of the famous trade unionist, Michel Chartrand. He also received several awards for his acting.

The rope around his neck

In the film by the late Pierre Falardeau ,February 15, 1839, released in 2001. Luc, in the skin of the patriot Chevalier de Lorimier who preferred death rather than denying his convictions. The shooting of the film was a great victory, after its financing difficulties due to its political subject, followed by a struggle to raise funds. 

Play horror

In the film Moïse: The Roch Thériault Affair, Luc Picard brilliantly took up the challenge of becoming a sadistic guru of the infamous sect , alongside Isabelle Blais and Isabelle Cyr. In 2003, he won the best actor award for his performance at the Canadian Genie Awards. 

Actor and filmmaker

In 2005, Luc Picard received the Iris d'or at the Montreal Film Festival for his film L'audition, which he had written and directed in addition to playing the main character of Louis which earned him two acting awards. Quite a feat! 

  • Luc Picard can be seen in theaters in Arseneault et Fils, by Rafaël Ouellet (Blue Moon, Truck< strong>), a thriller set in Bas-du-Fleuve where a family of poachers leads the way. With big names such as Karine Vanasse.
  • We will also see Luc Picard as Gérald Gallant in Confessions , a feature film he also directed. The life of the country's worst hitman (with 28 murders) and police informer. With in particular Sandrine Bisson. In theaters from July 20.
  • Luc is working on a screenplay dedicated to Guy Lafleur. He will try to demonstrate the strength of character of the number 10 of the Canadian who died on April 22, his great humility, his bravery, but also unknown aspects of the life of the Blond Demon. For the Holidays 2024.
  • The actor will play Riopelle in Robert Lepage's play which will mark the 100th anniversary of the birth of Jean Paul Riopelle. Alongside Anne-Marie Cadieux who will play her partner Joan Mitchell. At Duceppe in 2023.