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Catherine O'Hara

1954-03-04 Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Catherine Anne O'Hara, a Canadian-American actress and comedienne, began her career at Second City Theatre in Toronto. She gained fame on SCTV alongside comedy icons like Rick Moranis and John Candy. Known for roles in films like "After Hours," "Beetlejuice," "Home Alone," and "The Nightmare Before Christmas," she's also renowned for her work in Christopher Guest's mockumentaries. Her versatility extends to voicing Grandma Frump in "The Addams Family." O'Hara received a Lifetime Artistic Achievement Award at the Governor General's Performance Arts Awards in 2020 and won a Golden Globe in 2021 for her role in "Schitt's Creek."


The Wild Robot (voice) 2024-09-12
Beetlejuice Beetlejuice Delia Deetz 2024-09-05
Argylle Ruth 2024-01-31
Pain Hustlers Jackie 2023-10-20
Elemental Brook Ripple (voice) 2023-06-14
An Audience with Adele Self 2021-11-21
Extinct Alma (voice) 2021-02-11
The Last Kids on Earth: Happy Apocalypse to You 2021-04-06
Back Home Again Mayor Owl (voice) 2021-10-28
Catherine O'Hara: All of Us Shine Self 2021-11-29
Canada Far and Wide Herself 2020-01-17
Stronger Together, Tous Ensemble Self 2020-04-26
Best Wishes, Warmest Regards: A Schitt's Creek Farewell Self 2020-04-07
The Addams Family Grandma Frump (voice) 2019-10-10
Being Canadian Self 2015-09-18
The Right Kind of Wrong Tess 2013-10-11
Tales from the Warner Bros. Lot Self 2013-01-15
A.C.O.D. Melissa 2013-10-03
Frankenweenie Mrs. Frankenstein / Weird Girl / Gym Teacher (voice) 2012-10-04
Temple Grandin Aunt Ann 2010-02-06
Killers Mrs. Kornfeldt 2010-06-04
Where the Wild Things Are Judith (voice) 2009-10-16
Away We Go Gloria Farlander 2009-06-05
For Your Consideration Marilyn Hack 2006-11-17
Barbie in the 12 Dancing Princesses Duchess Rowena (voice) 2006-09-19
Brother Bear 2 Kata (voice) 2006-08-17
Monster House Mom (voice) 2006-06-30
Penelope Jessica Wilhern 2006-03-01
Christmas with SCTV 2006-01-01
Over the Hedge Penny (voice) 2006-05-17
Game 6 Lillian Rogan 2006-03-10
Wild About Books 2005-01-01
Chicken Little Tina - Alien Mom (voice) 2005-11-04
John Candy: Comic Spirit Self 2005-05-03
Surviving Christmas Christine Valco 2004-09-21
The Wool Cap Gloria 2004-11-20
Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Justice Strauss 2004-12-16
A Mighty Wind Mickey Crabbe 2003-04-16
The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch Astro Glide 2003-08-16
Searching for Debra Winger Self 2002-07-13
Orange County Cindy Beugler 2002-01-11
Speaking of Sex Connie Barker 2001-10-18
Best in Show Cookie Fleck 2000-09-29
Edwurd Fudwupper Fibbed Big Lorna Mae Loon (voice) 2000-11-17
Late Last Night Dr. Fontes 1999-06-20
Bartok the Magnificent Ludmilla (voice) 1999-09-07
The Life Before This Sheena 1999-09-15
Home Fries Beatrice Lever 1998-11-25
Hope Muriel Macswain 1997-10-19
Pippi Longstocking Mrs. Prysselius (voice) 1997-08-20
The Last of the High Kings Cathleen 1996-12-06
Waiting for Guffman Sheila Albertson 1996-08-21
Tall Tale Calamity Jane 1995-03-24
Wyatt Earp Allie Earp 1994-06-24
The Paper Susan 1994-03-18
A Simple Twist of Fate April Simon 1994-09-02
The Nightmare Before Christmas Sally / Shock (voice) 1993-10-09
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Kate McCallister 1992-11-15
There Goes the Neighborhood Jessie Lodge 1992-10-30
Little Vegas Lexie 1990-11-16
Betsy's Wedding Gloria Henner 1990-06-22
Home Alone Kate McCallister 1990-11-16
Dick Tracy Texie Garcia 1990-04-05
I, Martin Short, Goes Hollywood Nancy Mae 1989-06-03
Andrea Martin... Together Again 1989-07-01
Beetlejuice Delia Deetz 1988-03-30
The Best of SCTV 1988-09-05
Really Weird Tales Theresa Sharpe 1987-02-02
The Incredible Time-Travels of Henry Osgood Marie Antoinette 1986-03-09
Heartburn Betty 1986-07-25
After Hours Gail 1985-08-16
Tears Are Not Enough Himself 1985-10-04
The Last Polka Lemon Twin 1985-04-15
PMS - Premenstrual Syndrome Mary Marcus 1985-11-30
Rock & Rule Aunt Edith 1983-04-15
Rome, Italian Style Ursula Schneider 1982-10-15
Double Negative Judith 1980-05-12
Nothing Personal Audrey 1980-03-28
Easter Fever Scarlett O'Hare (voice) 1980-03-29
From Cleveland Various 1980-10-24
Intergalactic Thanksgiving, or Please Don't Eat the Planet Ma Spademinder (voice) 1979-11-01
Witch's Night Out Malicious 1978-10-27