Tantoo Cardinal has appeared in well over 120 film and television projects over the course of her 48-year career. She has won a number of awards for her performances, plus is a recipient of the Earle Grey Award, a Member of the Order of Canada and was also inducted in to the CBC/Playback Hall of Fame.
Appearing in numerous plays, television programs, and films, including Legends of the Fall, Dances With Wolves, Black Robe, Loyalties, Luna, Spirit of the Whale, Unnatural & Accidental, Marie-Anne, Sioux City, Silent Tongue and Mothers & Daughters and Loyalties.
Recent feature films include her starring role in Falls Around Her, leading roles in Angelique’s Isle, Wind River, Through Black Spruce, The Corruption of the Divine, Maina, Chasing Shakespeare, Eden and Hard Powder.
Television credits include recurring roles on the series: SEE, Westworld, Longmire, Mohawk Girls, Frontier, Blackstone, Arctic Air, The Guard, North of 60 and Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman plus Guest Starring on Strange Empire, The Lightening Field, Street Legal, The Campbells, Gunsmoke, Tom Stone, Myth Quest, Lonesome Dove and Renegade Press.com.
MOW’s include The Englishman’s Boy, Dreamkeeper and the PBS documentary Nobody’s Girls, the Mini Series Godless and Guest starring on Penny Dreadful.
Theatre work includes playing Gertrude in Hamlet, Regan in the production of King Lear and the role of Pelajia in a production of The Rez Sisters.
Tantoo recently shot the pilot for a new series for ABC, Stumptown.
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