Francine Racette

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Francine Racette
Born (1947-09-23) September 23, 1947 (age 70)
Joliette, Quebec, Canada
Nationality Canadian
Alma mater National Theatre School of Canada
Occupation Actress
Years active 1950-present
Spouse(s) Donald Sutherland
(m. 1972)
Children 3

Francine Racette (born September 23, 1947) is a Canadian actress. Racette is best known for her performances in Au revoir les enfants, Lumière, and The Disappearance. She is the current and third wife of actor Donald Sutherland, and mother of three of his sons: actor Rossif Sutherland, actor Angus Sutherland, and Roeg Sutherland.[1]

Racette was born in Joliette, Quebec, Canada. She graduated with a diploma from National Theatre School of Canada in 1966.



  • Reportages sur un squelette ou Masques et bergamasques (1970)

Award nomination[edit]

In 1977, Racette was nominated for a César award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Julienne in Lumière.


  1. ^ Canby, Vincent (February 12, 1988). "Review of Au Revoir les Enfants". New York Times. 

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