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Gratien Gélinas (1909–1999)


Gratien Gélinas was born on December 8, 1909 in Saint-Tite, Quebec, Canada. He was an actor and writer, known for Tit Coq (1953), La dame aux camélias, la vraie (1942) and Aux frontières du possible (1971). He was married to Huguette Oligny and Simone Lalonde. He died on March 16, 1999 in Deux-Montagnes, Quebec. See full bio »

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Known For

Tit Coq Tit-Coq
(1953)
La dame aux camélias, la vraie Armand Duval, et narrateur
(1942)
Aux frontières du possible Le docteur Vogt
(1974)
Les tisserands du pouvoir Jean-Bapstiste à 86 ans
(1988)

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 1988 Les tisserands du pouvoir (TV Mini-Series)
Jean-Bapstiste à 86 ans
- Episode #1.6 (1988) ... Jean-Bapstiste à 86 ans
- Episode #1.5 (1988) ... Jean-Bapstiste à 86 ans
- Episode #1.4 (1988) ... Jean-Bapstiste à 86 ans
- Episode #1.3 (1988) ... Jean-Bapstiste à 86 ans
- Episode #1.2 (1988) ... Jean-Bapstiste à 86 ans
 1985 The Canadian Conspiracy (TV Movie)
 1985 Agnes of God
Father Martineau
 1982 Peau de banane (TV Series)
Ernest Latendresse
 1980 Cordélia
Juge Bosse
 1974 Aux frontières du possible (TV Series)
Le docteur Vogt
- L'effaceur de mémoire (1974) ... Le docteur Vogt
 1970 Red the Half Breed
Frederic
 1962 Le téléthéâtre de Radio-Canada (TV Series)
Bousille
- Bousille et les justes (1962) ... Bousille
 1962 Festival (TV Series)
Bousille
- Bousille and the Just (1962) ... Bousille
 1958 First Performance (TV Series)
 1953 La famille Plouffe (TV Series)
Pète-dans-l'trèfle
 1953 Tit Coq
Tit-Coq
 1945 Fridolinons (Short)
 1942 La dame aux camélias, la vraie (Short)
Armand Duval, et narrateur
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Wrote and starred in the popular French-Canadian radio series "Les Fridolinades" (The Adventures of Fridolin) from 1933 to 1947. Fridolin, a street-smart teen from the Montreal slums, epitomized for many the French Canadian character with his determination to tackle all problems that faced him and his exasperated cries of "Eh ... See more »
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Grandfather of Mitsou and Abeille Gélinas. See more »

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Sagittarius

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