Louise Portal Movies and Career Information
May 12, 1950
Louise Portal (born May 12, 1950 in Chicoutimi, Quebec) is a Canadian actress, film director, singer and writer. She won the Genie Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the film The Decline of the American Empire, and was a nominee for Best Actress for Sous-sol. Her other film roles have included Séraphin: un homme et son péché, Les Invasions barbares, Elles étaient cinq and Cordélia. Her twin sister Pauline Lapointe (died 2010) was also an actress.