Claude Legault

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Claude Legault
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Claude Legault in 2017

Claude Legault (born May 26, 1963) is a Canadian actor and television writer from Quebec.


Legault was a star (2000-2003) of the Ligue Nationale d'Improvisation and has since appeared regularly on television, stage and film. He was part of the cast of the T.V. series 450 chemin du Golf and Annie et ses Hommes and of Le retour. He also plays in Minuit, le soir and Dans une galaxie près de chez-vous, two series that he developed and wrote with his old partner in crime Pierre-Yves Bernard. Together, they also wrote the movie Dans une galaxie près de chez vous, in which he portrays Flavien Bouchard. Moreover, Legault was co author of Le monde selon Dieu, in which he played at Espace GO and at the Vieux-Clocher in Sherbrooke, Quebec. He has been seen on stage in Durocher le milliardaire and Propagande and on the big screen in Gaz Bar Blues, Les 7 Jours du Talion and 10½. He also starred in the series 19-2.

He received a Genie Award nomination for Best Actor at the 28th Genie Awards for The 3 L'il Pigs (Les 3 p'tits cochons).



Year Title Role Notes
2011 19-2 Ben Chartier 30 episodes, also writer (30 episodes)
Prix Artis for Best Male Actor in a Leading Role - Drama
Prix Gemeaux for Best Writing for a Dramatic Series (shared with Danielle Dansereau and Réal Bossé)
Nominated—International Emmy Award for Best Actor
Nominated—Prix Gemeaux for Best Male Actor in a Leading Role - Drama

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