Catherine O'Hara

Catherine O'Hara

actress, writer, producer

Catherine O'Hara was born on Mar 04, 1954 in Canada. Catherine O'Hara's big-screen debut came with SCTV - Season 1 directed by George Bloomfield in 1976. Catherine O'Hara is known for The Kids in the Hall directed by Kelly Makin, David Foley stars as 8 episodes, 2022 and Bruce McCulloch as 8 episodes, 2022. Catherine O'Hara has got 33 awards and 42 nominations so far. The most recent award Catherine O'Hara achieved is AARP Movies for Grownups Awards. The upcoming new tvshow Catherine O'Hara plays is The Kids in the Hall - Season 1 which will be released on May 13, 2022.

Canadian actress, writer, and comedian, Catherine O'Hara gained recognition as one of the original cast members on the Canadian television sketch comedy show Second City TV (1976). On the series, she impersonated the likes of Lucille Ball, Tammy Faye Bakker, Gilda Radner, Katharine Hepburn, and Brooke Shields. O'Hara stayed with the show for its entirety (1976-1984). She went on to devote her talents to several films directed by Tim Burton, including Beetlejuice (1988), L'étrange Noël de monsieur Jack (1993) and later, Frankenweenie (2012). O'Hara also frequently collaborated with director and writer, Christopher Guest, appearing in his mockumentary films, three of which earned her awards and nominations; Waiting for Guffman (1996), Bêtes de scène (2000), A Mighty Wind (2003), and For Your Consideration (2006). Recently, O'Hara can be seen on the Canadian television comedy series Schitt's Creek (2015). Her work in the series earned two Canadian Screen Awards for Best Lead Actress (2016 and 2017).

  • Birthday

    Mar 04, 1954
  • Place of Birth

    Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Also known


Known For


33 wins & 42 nominations

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards
Best Actress - Television
Winner - Movies for Grownups Award
Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards
Best Actress in a Comedy Series
Winner - Critics Choice Award
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