Tantoo Cardinal Biography
(Actress and Founding Member of the ‘Saskatchewan Native Theatre Company’)
Birthday: 1950 (Cancer)
Born In: Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada
Rose Marie Cardinal, popularly known as Tantoo Cardinal, is a Canadian actress, who has worked in film, television and theatre. She is known for her roles in movies such as ‘Dances With Wolves’, ‘Black Robe’ and ‘Smoke Signals’. She has also won several honors throughout her career, including a Gemini Award, a Canadian Screen Award for Lifetime Achievement and a National Aboriginal Achievement Award. She is also a member of the order of Canada. She was invited to become a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 2018. Other than acting, she is also known for her environmental activism.