Geneviève Bujold

Geneviève Bujold

Geneviève Bujold (born July 1, 1942) is a Canadian stage and screen actress, best known for her portrayal of Anne Boleyn in the 1969 film Anne of the Thousand Days, for which she won a Golden Globe Award for best actress and was nominated for an Academy Award. She made her TV debut with Le square (1963), a 60-minute TV film based on a play by Marguerite Duras, co-starring Georges Groulx. Her Canadian feature film debut was in Amanita Pestilens (1963). She appeared in Michel Brault's film Between Salt and Sweet Water (1967), then went to New York to play the title role in a production of Saint Joan (1967) for Hallmark Hall of Fame on American TV. Although she said she preferred film most and television least out of all the mediums, she received great acclaim for this including an Emmy nomination. In Canada, she starred in Isabel (1968), written and directed by her then-husband Paul Almond. It was one of the first Canadian films to be picked up for distribution by a major Hollywood studio. International recognition came in 1969, when she starred as Anne Boleyn in Charles Jarrott's film Anne of the Thousand Days, with Richard Burton. Producer Hal B. Wallis cast her after seeing her in Isabel. For her performance, she received the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama, and received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress. It was released by Universal who signed her to a three-picture contract. Her other film credits include The Trojan Women (1971), Earthquake (1974), Obsession (1976), Coma (1978) with Michael Douglas, Murder by Decree (1979), Tightrope (1984) with Clint Eastwood, Choose Me (1984), and Dead Ringers (1988) with Jeremy Irons. She had supporting roles in The Adventures of Pinocchio (1995), The House of Yes (1997), Last Night (1998), You Can Thank Me Later (1998), Eye of the Beholder (1999), The Bookfair Murders (2000), Children of My Heart (2001) and Alex in Wonder (2001). Her later appearances include Jericho Mansions (2003), Finding Home (2004), Downtown: A Street Tale (2004), By the Pricking of My Thumbs (2005), Disappearances (2006), Deliver Me (2006), The Trotsky (2009), For the Love of God (2011), Still Mine (2012), Northern Borders (2013), and Chorus (2015). She was nominated for an Emmy Award for her role in Saint Joan. She was nominated for a Canadian Screen Award For her portrayal of Irene in Still Mine. She won three Canadian Film Awards for Best Actress for her roles in the films Isabel, The Act of the Heart, and Kamouraska. She won a Prix Gemeaux Award for Best Actress for her role in the film The Paper Wedding, and was nominated for Best Actress for her role in the film L'Emprise. She won a Genie Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the film Murder By Decree, and was nominated for four more Genie Awards for her roles in Final Assignment, Dead Ringers, My Friend Max, and Last Night.
    Known for
    Acting
    Place of birth
    Montréal, Québec, Canada
    Birthday
    7/1/1942
Coma
Coma
6.7
Choose Me
Choose Me
6.3
Kamouraska
Kamouraska
6.1
Isabel
Isabel
5.2
Act of the Heart
Act of the Heart
4
Caesar and Cleopatra
Caesar and Cleopatra
6
Mon amie Max
Mon amie Max
5.3
Journey
Journey
0
Geneviève
Geneviève
6.8
Dead Innocent
Dead Innocent
5.5
Final Assignment
Final Assignment
4
'Obsession' Revisited
6.5
A Paper Wedding
A Paper Wedding
4.2
Mistress of Paradise
Mistress of Paradise
5
Rue du Bac
Rue du Bac
4.6
La Fin des étés
La Fin des étés
0
Marie-Christine
6
Antigone
Antigone
0
Obsession
Obsession
6.6
Anne of the Thousand Days
Anne of the Thousand Days
7
Tightrope
Tightrope
6.1
Dead Ringers
Dead Ringers
7.1
The Last Flight of Noah's Ark
The Last Flight of Noah's Ark
5.6
Incorrigible
Incorrigible
6.3
King of Hearts
King of Hearts
7.1
The Thief of Paris
The Thief of Paris
6.8
Jericho Mansions
Jericho Mansions
4.8
Monsignor
Monsignor
4.2
Still Mine
Still Mine
6.8
Another Man, Another Chance
Another Man, Another Chance
6.3
Alex & the Gypsy
Alex & the Gypsy
5
Downtown: A Street Tale
Downtown: A Street Tale
1
The Memories of Angels
The Memories of Angels
8
Between Sweet and Salt Water
Between Sweet and Salt Water
5.6
Northern Borders
Northern Borders
6.3
An Ambush of Ghosts
An Ambush of Ghosts
6
False Identity
False Identity
5
The Dance Goes On
0
Halves of a Dream: Making Trouble in Mind
0
Snake Treaty
0
The War Is Over
The War Is Over
6.4
By the Pricking of My Thumbs
By the Pricking of My Thumbs
6.3
The Trotsky
The Trotsky
6.6
The Trojan Women
The Trojan Women
6.1
The Adventures of Pinocchio
The Adventures of Pinocchio
5.3
Finding Home
Finding Home
5.2
Amanita Pestilens
0
Chorus
Chorus
6.2
Oh, What a Night
Oh, What a Night
4.5
Trouble in Mind
Trouble in Mind
5.6
The Moderns
The Moderns
5.8
Swashbuckler
Swashbuckler
6.1
Chaos and Desire
Chaos and Desire
5.4
Délivrez-Moi
Délivrez-Moi
5.4
Claude Jutra: An Unfinished Story
Claude Jutra: An Unfinished Story
6
Pour l'amour de Dieu
Pour l'amour de Dieu
3
That Tender Age
That Tender Age
0
Earthquake
Earthquake
6.1
The House of Yes
The House of Yes
6.3
Disappearances
Disappearances
4.7
Eye of the Beholder
Eye of the Beholder
5
The Legend of Sarila
The Legend of Sarila
4.6
The Bookfair Murders
6
You Can Thank Me Later
You Can Thank Me Later
4.5
Clint Eastwood: The Man from Malpaso
Clint Eastwood: The Man from Malpaso
7.4
Murder by Decree
Murder by Decree
6.5
Alex in Wonder
Alex in Wonder
4.3
Last Night
Last Night
6.6
Weird Sex and Snowshoes: A Trek Through the Canadian Cinematic Psyche
5
French Cancan
French Cancan
7.2
And the Oscar Goes to...
And the Oscar Goes to...
7.1
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