Catherine O'Hara

Actor · Writer · Director
IVA Star Rating : 81
Catherine Anne O'Hara is a Canadian-American actress, writer, and comedian. She first drew notice as an actress in 1974 as a member of The Second City improvisational comedy troupe in Toronto. She landed her first significant television role in 1975 starring opposite John Candy and Dan Aykroyd in the main cast of the Canadian sitcom Coming Up Rosie (1975–1978). read more

Catherine Anne O'Hara is a Canadian-American actress, writer, and comedian. She first drew notice as an actress in 1974 as a member of The Second City improvisational comedy troupe in Toronto. She landed her first significant television role in 1975 starring opposite John Candy and Dan Aykroyd in the main cast of the Canadian sitcom Coming Up Rosie (1975–1978). The following year, she and Candy began work on the sketch comedy series Second City Television (1976–84), where she drew critical acclaim for both her work as a comedic actress and writer, winning a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series in 1981.

Birth Name

Catherine Anne O'Hara

Born

Thursday, 04 March 1954

Actress Filmography

Extinct Alma (voice) 2021
An Afternoon with SCTV Self 2021
Feeding America Comedy Festival Self 2020
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire Self, Self - Contestant (archive footage) 2020
Best Wishes, Warmest Regards: A Schitt's Creek Farewell Self / Herself 2020
The Addams Family Grandma Frump (voice) 2019
The Last Kids on Earth (voice), Skaelka (voice) 2019
The Movies Delia (archive footage), Sheila Albertson (archive footage) 2019
The Magic School Bus Rides Again Aunt Tennelli (voice) 2017
A Series of Unfortunate Events Dr. Orwell 2017
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Extinct Alma (voice) 2021
An Afternoon with SCTV Self 2021
Feeding America Comedy Festival Self 2020
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire Self, Self - Contestant (archive footage) 2020
Best Wishes, Warmest Regards: A Schitt's Creek Farewell Self / Herself 2020
The Addams Family Grandma Frump (voice) 2019
The Last Kids on Earth (voice), Skaelka (voice) 2019
The Movies Delia (archive footage), Sheila Albertson (archive footage) 2019
The Magic School Bus Rides Again Aunt Tennelli (voice) 2017
A Series of Unfortunate Events Dr. Orwell 2017
Skylanders Academy Kaossandra (voice) 2016
3rd Annual An Evening with Canada's Stars Herself - Legacy Award Recipient 2016
Being Canadian Herself 2015
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Self - Guest 2015
Harvey Beaks Miley 2015
What Lives Inside Sarah Delaney 2015
Schitt's Creek Moira Rose 2015
When Marnie Was There Elderly Lady (voice) 2014
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Self 2014
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Herself, Self - Guest 2014
The Right Kind of Wrong Tess 2013
A.C.O.D. Melissa 2013
Celebrity Page Self 2013
Tales from the Warner Bros. Lot Herself 2013
Sofia the First Morgana (voice) 2013
The Greatest Event in Television History Muriel Rush 2012
Frankenweenie Gym Teacher (voice) 2012
Leslie Leslie 2012
CBS This Morning Herself - Guest 1992
Inside Comedy Herself 2012
A Monster in Paris Madame Carlotta (voice) 2011
Face Off Self - Guest Judge 2011
Killers Mrs. Kornfeldt 2010
Temple Grandin Aunt Ann 2010
Where The Wild Things Are Judith 2009
Modern Family Dr. Debra Radcliffe 2009
Glenn Martin DDS Jackie Martin 2009
Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen Self - Guest 2009
Away We Go Gloria 2009
Comic Relief 2006 Herself 2006
For Your Consideration Marilyn Hack 2006
30 Rock Pearline 2006
Barbie in the 12 Dancing Princesses Rowena (voice) 2006
Second City: First Family of Comedy (archive footage), Herself (archive footage) 2006
Brother Bear 2 Kata (voice) 2006
Monster House Mom 2006
Over The Hedge Penny 2006
Penelope Jessica Wilhern 2006
Chicken Little Tina - Alien Mom (voice) 2005
Made in Hollywood Self 2005
Game 6 Lillian Rogan 2005
The Hour Herself 2005
Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Justice Strauss 2004
The Wool Cap Gloria 2004
Surviving Christmas Christine Valco 2004
Celebrity Poker Showdown Herself 2003
Twentieth Century Fox: The Blockbuster Years Kate (archive footage) 2003
The Ellen DeGeneres Show Self - Guest 2003
A Mighty Wind Mickey Crabbe 2003
Odd Job Jack Claudia Johnson 2003
Bram and Alice Ms. O'Connor 2002
Speaking Of Sex Connie Barker 2002
Searching For Debra Winger Herself 2002
Orange County Cindy Beugler 2002
The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch Astro Glide 2002
Primetime Glick Herself 2001
Six Feet Under Carol Ward 2001
Curb Your Enthusiasm Bam Bam 2000
Best In Show Cookie Fleck 2000
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Laughs: America's Funniest Movies Herself 2000
The Life Before This Sheena 1999
The Martin Short Show Herself 1999
Bartok The Magnificent Ludmilla (voice) 1999
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire Self - Contestant, Self - Contestant (archive footage) 2002
Late Last Night Dr. Fontes 1999
Home Fries Beatrice Lever 1998
Oh Baby Roberta Hunter 1998
Hope Muriel Macswain 1997
Pippi Longstocking Mrs. Prysselius (voice) 1997
The Last of the High Kings Cathleen 1996
Waiting For Guffman Sheila Albertson 1996
MADtv Woman on Blind Date 1995
Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist Herself 1995
The Outer Limits Becka Paulson 1995
Tall Tale Calamity Jane 1995
A Simple Twist of Fate April Simon 1994
Wyatt Earp Allie Earp 1994
The Paper Susan 1994
The Nightmare Before Christmas Shock 1993
Home Alone 2: Lost In New York Kate McCallister 1992
There Goes The Neighborhood Jessie Lodge 1992
The Larry Sanders Show Catherine O'Hara 1992
HBO First Look Herself 1992
Morton & Hayes Amelia Von Astor, Mimi Von Astor / Amelia Von Astor 1991
Little Vegas Lexie 1990
Home Alone Kate McCallister 1990
Dream On Irma 1990
Betsy's Wedding Gloria Henner 1990
Dick Tracy Texie Garcia 1990
The Dave Thomas Comedy Show 1990
Tales from the Crypt Geraldine Ferrett 1989
Whose Line Is It Anyway? Herself (archive footage), Herself 1988
The Completely Mental Misadventures of Ed Grimley Miss Malone 1988
Beetlejuice Delia 1988
Trying Times Rebecca 1987
Really Weird Tales Theresa Sharpe 1987
Heartburn Betty 1986
Comic Relief Barbara Leary 1986
Dave Thomas: The Incredible Time Travels of Henry Osgood Marie Antoinette 1986
After Hours Gail 1985
George Burns Comedy Week 1985
The Last Polka Lemon Twin 1985
The New Show Various, Various / Julie Andrews, Various / Kathy Lee Crosby 1984
SCTV Channel Clotta White, Essie, Lola Heatherton, Melissa Humphries, Various 1983
Rock & Rule Aunt Edith 1983
SCTV Network Various, Late Woman, Various / Lola Heatherton 1981
The Steve Allen Comedy Hour Various 1980
Easter Fever Scarlett O'Hare (voice) 1980
Nothing Personal Audrey 1980
Witch's Night Out Malicious 1978
SCTV Various, Lola Heatherton, Various (archive footage), Lorna Minnelli, Lucille Hitzger, Liv Ullman 1976
Saturday Night Live Herself - Host 1975
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Herself - Guest 1962

Director Filmography

Producer Filmography

2020 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series Nominated
2019 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series Nominated
2010 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie Nominated
1983 Emmy Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program Nominated
1982 Emmy Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program Won
1982 Emmy Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program Nominated
1982 Emmy Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program Nominated
1982 Emmy Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program Nominated
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