Louise Lombard

 

Date Of Birth

September 13, 1970
 

Biography

London-born Louise Lombard is an actress who displayed her passion for drama at an early age. She took acting lessons when she was eight years old, but pursued her education at Trinity Catholic High School in Woodford Green. She then studied English Literature at Cambridge University before going to London's Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design for courses on print and photography.

As for her acting career, Louise Lombard became known during the 1990s for her role of Evangeline Eliott in the drama The House of Eliott. She followed this up with appearances on shows like Chancer and Body Guards, as well as the series Metropolis. On film, she was spotted on After the Rain and My Kingdom. But she gained more fame upon starring in Tale of the Mummy in 1998, which became a cult classic.

After a portrayal on the movie Esther, Lombard was cast in the film Hidalgo. She rose to fame for being part of the cast of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, especially since being promoted to series regular in 2006. The actress followed up this project by appearing on the pilot episodes of NCIS: Los Angeles. Since then, she was cast on two episodes of Stargate Universe and the series Miami Medical.
 

Place of Birth

London, England, UK
 

Birth Name

Louise Lombard
 

Gender

Female
 

Fun Facts

Began taking drama lessons when she was eight.

Studied printing and photography at St. Martin's College in London.

When she played Lady Macbeth in "Shakespeare Shorts" (1996), it was set not in the original medieval times, but about 50 years in the future in an industrial setting. The reasons for all the conflict were global warming and industrialization.

Studied English Literature at Cambridge University.

Has a son called Alejandro.

Has a house in the Hollywood Hills and in London.

Is expecting a baby girl in the summer.

Was voted People magazine's 50 most beautiful people in 1994.

Gave birth to a baby girl, 29 June 2010.
 

Awards

1993: Aftonbladet TV Prize, Sweden - Best Foreign TV Personality - Female
 

Filmography

2010: SGU Stargate Universe (TV series) - Gloria Rush
2010: Miami Medical (TV series) - Karen
2009: Navy NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service (TV series) - Special Agent Lara Macy
2008: Kiss of Death (TV movie) - Kay Rousseu
2004-2007: CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV series) - Sofia Curtis
2007: Judy's Got a Gun (TV movie) - Judy Lemen
2005: The Call (short) - Woman
2004: Countdown - Catherine Stone
2004: Hidalgo - Lady Anne Davenport
2003: Second Nature (TV movie) - Dr. Harriet Fellows
2003: War Stories (TV movie) - Gayle Phelan
2002: Claim - Ellen Brachman
2001: My Kingdom - Kath
2001: Diggity: A Home at Last - Rachel Blackmon
2000: Metropolis (TV mini-series) - Charlotte
1999: After the Rain - Emma
1999: Esther (TV movie) - Esther
1998: Tale of the Mummy - Samantha Turkel
1996-1997: Bodyguards (TV series) - Liz Shaw
1996: Gold in the Streets - Mary
1991-1994: The House of Eliott (TV series) - Evangeline Eliott
1993: Shakers (TV movie)
1992: Angels (TV movie) - Lucy
1991: Chancer (TV series) - Anna
1991: Bergerac (TV series) - Clarissa Calder
1991: The Black Velvet Gown (TV movie) - Lucy Gallmington
1990: Casualty (TV series) - Clare Jameson
1990: Perfect Scoundrels (TV series) - Alice
1990: The Bill (TV series) - Susan Peterfield
1989: The Forgotten (TV movie) - Kristina
1989: Capital City (TV series) - Louise
1988: Twice Upon a Time
 

Height

5' 7" (1.70 m)