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Catherine Anne O'Hara (born March 4, 1954) is a Canadian-American actress and comedienne. She is well known for her comedy work on SCTV, and her roles in the films After Hours, Beetlejuice, Home Alone, and The Nightmare Before Christmas, and also in the mockumentary films written and directed by Christopher Guest including Waiting for Guffman, Best in Show, A Mighty Wind, and For Your Consideration.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Catherine Anne O'Hara (born March 4, 1954) is a Canadian-American actress and comedienne. She is well known for her comedy work on SCTV, and her roles in the films After Hours, Beetlejuice, Home Alone, and The Nightmare Before Christmas, and also in the mockumentary films written and directed by Christopher Guest including Waiting for Guffman, Best in Show, A Mighty Wind, and For Your Consideration.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 85

Birthday 1954-03-04

Place of Birth Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Bram & Alice(9 episodes) as Ms. O'Connor
The Shadow King as Miss Fern
2017 A Series of Unfortunate Events(3 episodes) as Dr. Orwell
2015 Being Canadian as Herself
2015 Moonbeam City(1 episode) as Glam
2015 What Lives Inside(4 episodes) as Sarah Delaney
2015 Schitt's Creek(51 episodes) as Moira Rose
2013 The Right Kind of Wrong as Tess
2013 A.C.O.D. as Melissa
2013 Tales from the Warner Bros. Lot as Herself
2012 Frankenweenie as Mrs. Frankenstein / Weird Girl / Gym Teacher (voice)
2010 Killers as Mrs. Kornfeldt
2010 Temple Grandin as Aunt Ann
2009 Where the Wild Things Are as Judith (voice)
2009 Modern Family(1 episode) as Dr Debra Radcliffe
2009 Glenn Martin, DDS(36 episodes) as Jackie Martin
2009 Away We Go as Gloria Farlander
2006 For Your Consideration as Marilyn Hack
2006 Second City: First Family of Comedy(3 episodes) as Herself (Archival Footage)
2006 Brother Bear 2 as Kata (voice)
2006 Monster House as Mom (voice)
2006 Over the Hedge as Penny (voice)
2006 Penelope as Jessica Wilhern
2005 Chicken Little as Tina - Alien Mom (voice)
2005 Game 6 as Lillian Rogan
2004 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events as Justice Strauss
2004 The Wool Cap as Gloria
2004 Surviving Christmas as Christine O'Hara
2003 A Mighty Wind as Mickey Crabbe
2002 Orange County as Cindy Beugler
2002 The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch as Astro Glide
2001 Speaking of Sex as Connie Barker
2001 Six Feet Under(8 episodes) as Carol Ward
2000 Best in Show as Cookie Fleck
1999 Bartok the Magnificent as Ludmilla (voice)
1999 The Life Before This as Sheena
1999 Late Last Night as Dr. Fontes
1998 Home Fries as Beatrice Lever
1998 Oh Baby(44 episodes) as Roberta Hunter
1998 Pippi Longstocking(1 episode)
1997 Hope as Muriel Macswain
1997 Pippi Longstocking as Mrs. Prysselius (voice)
1997 The View(1 episode)
1996 The Last of the High Kings as Cathleen
1996 Waiting for Guffman as Sheila Albertson
1995 MADtv(1 episode)
1995 The Outer Limits(1 episode)
1995 Tall Tale as Calamity Jane
1994 A Simple Twist of Fate as April Simon
1994 Wyatt Earp as Allie Earp
1994 The Paper as Susan
1993 The Nightmare Before Christmas as Sally / Shock (voice)
1992 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York as Kate McCallister
1992 There Goes the Neighborhood as Jessie Lodge
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(2 episodes)
1991 Morton & Hayes(6 episodes) as Amelia Von Astor
1991 The Hidden Room(33 episodes) as Laurel Brody
1990 Little Vegas as Lexie
1990 Home Alone as Kate
1990 Dream On(1 episode)
1990 The Dave Thomas Comedy Show(5 episodes)
1990 Dick Tracy as Texie Garcia
1989 Tales from the Crypt(1 episode)
1988 The Completely Mental Misadventures of Ed Grimley(13 episodes) as Miss Malone
1988 Beetlejuice as Delia Deetz
1987 Trying Times(12 episodes) as Rebecca
1987 Really Weird Tales as Theresa Sharpe
1986 Heartburn as Betty
1986 Dave Thomas: The Incredible Time Travels of Henry Osgood as Marie Antoinette
1985 Tears Are Not Enough as Himself
1985 George Burns Comedy Week(13 episodes)
1985 After Hours as Gail
1985 The Last Polka as Lemon Twin
1984 The New Show(1 episode)
1983 SCTV Channel(19 episodes)
1983 Rock & Rule as Aunt Edith
1981 SCTV Network 90(68 episodes)
1980 Double Negative as Judith
1980 Easter Fever as Scarlett O'Hare
1980 Nothing Personal as Audrey
1978 Witch's Night Out as Malicious
1976 Second City Television(79 episodes)
1975 Saturday Night Live(3 episodes)
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode)

Writing

1988 The Best of SCTVWriter
1987 Really Weird TalesWriter
1981 SCTV Network 90(68 episodes)Writer

Directing

1995 The Outer Limits(2 episodes)Director
1990 Dream On(1 episode)Director

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