Louise Lombard

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Louise Lombard
Born(1970-09-13) 13 September 1970 (age 44)
London, England, UK
Years active1988—present)
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Louise Lombard
Born(1970-09-13) 13 September 1970 (age 44)
London, England, UK
Years active1988—present)

Louise Lombard is an English actress.


Early life and education[edit]

Lombard was born in London, England, the fifth of seven children.[1][2]

Lombard began taking drama lessons when she was eight.[2] She attended Trinity Catholic High School, a Roman Catholic school, from which she achieved nine O Levels. Lombard studied English literature at Cambridge University.[2]


Lombard is best known for playing Evangeline Eliott in the 1990s television drama The House of Eliott. Her first big break was in the hit series Chancer, after which Lombard went on to star in the television dramas Body Guards and Metropolis, and several films including Gold in the Streets, My Kingdom and After the Rain.

She was named one of People Magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People in the World in 1994. From 1998 to 2000 Lombard took a career break to study English literature at Cambridge.

In 1998 Lombard starred in the cult classic Tale of the Mummy, and in 1999 she starred in the film Esther, with F. Murray Abraham.

In 2004 Lombard appeared in the film Hidalgo.[2] In November that same year Lombard began a recurring role on the television series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation during seasons five and six. She made her first appearance in season five episode seven ("Formalities") playing Sofia Curtis, a crime scene investigator who goes on a career path to become a homicide detective. In September 2006 in the season seven premiere ("Built to Kill, Part 1"), Lombard began a regular role which she held throughout the seventh season until its finale ("Living Doll"). In September 2007 Lombard appeared in the season eight premiere ("Dead Doll") and was credited as a special guest star.

In 2009 Lombard appeared in the pilot episode of NCIS: Los Angeles, which aired during the sixth season of the main NCIS series; episode twenty-two ("Legend Part 1") and episode twenty-three ("Legend Part 2"). She played Special Agent Lara Macy in charge of the NCIS Office of Special Projects in Los Angeles. .[citation needed]

In March 2011 TVLine announced that Lombard would reprise her role as Sofia Curtis on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation in the season eleven episode "Father of the Bride", which aired on 28 April 2011 and revealed that her character had been promoted to deputy chief.

Lombard starred in the pilot for the Lifetime post-apocalyptic drama series The Lottery in 2014.[3]


1988Twice Upon a Time
1998Gold in the StreetsMary
1998Tale of the MummySamantha Turkel
1999After the RainEmma
2001Diggity's TreasureRachel Blackmon
2001My KingdomKath
2002ClaimEllen Brachman
2004HidalgoLady Anne Davenport
2004CountdownCatherine Stone
2005Call, TheThe CallWomanShort film
2011Un Africain en hiverMadame Dozin
1989Forgotten, TheThe ForgottenKristinaTV film
1989Capital CityLouise4 episodes
1990Bill, TheThe BillSusan PeterfieldEpisode: "Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow"
1990Perfect ScoundrelsAliceEpisode: "Sweeter Than Wine"
1990CasualtyClare JamesonEpisode: "All's Fair"
1991Black Velvet Gown, TheThe Black Velvet GownLucy GallmingtonTV film
1991BergeracClarissa CalderEpisode: "Snow in Provence"
1991ChancerAnna7 episodes
1991-1994House of Eliott, TheThe House of EliottEvangeline Eliott34 episodes
1992AngelsLucyTV film
1993ShakersTV film
1996-1997BodyguardsLiz Shaw7 episodes
1999EstherEstherTV miniseries
2000MetropolisCharlotteTV miniseries
2003War StoriesGayle PhelanTV film
2003Second NatureDr. Harriet FellowsTV film
2004-2011CSI: Crime Scene InvestigationSofia CurtisRecurring role
2007Judy's Got a GunJudy LemenTV film
2008Kiss of DeathKay RousseuTV film
2009NCISSpecial Agent Lara MacyEpisode: "Legend: Part 1"
Episode: "Legend: Part 2"
2010Miami MedicalKarenEpisode: "All Fall Down"
2010Stargate UniverseGloria Rush4 episodes
2012RogueWendy HollingsworthTV film
2012Mentalist, TheThe MentalistDean Nora HillEpisode: "His Thoughts Were Red Thoughts"
2012Dripping in ChocolateJuliana LoveceTV film
2013The SelectionQueen AmberlyUnsold pilot
2014Star-CrossedSaroya4 episodes


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