Catherine O'Hara

4 Mar 1954


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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Filmography (42 titles)

Genre: Animation, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Fairy Godmother (voice))
(movie, 2014)
···The Right Kind of Wrong
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Tess)
(movie, 2013)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Melissa)
(movie, 2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Mrs Frankenstein · Weird Girl · Gym Teacher)
(movie, 2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Mrs. Kornfeldt)
(movie, 2010)
···Temple Grandin
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Aunt Ann)
(movie, 2009)
···Where the Wild Things Are
Genre: Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Judith (voice))
(movie, 2009)
···Away We Go
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Gloria Farlander)
(movie, 2006)
···Monster House
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Mom (voice))
(movie, 2006)
···Over the Hedge
Genre: Comedy, Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Penny (voice))
(movie, 2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Jessica Wilhern)
(movie, 2005)
···Chicken Little
Genre: Animation, Family, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Tina - Alien Mom (voice))
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Justice Strauss)
(movie, 2004)
···Surviving Christmas
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Christine O'Hara)
(movie, 2004)
···Brother Bear 2
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Kata)
(movie, 2003)
···A Mighty Wind
Genre: Comedy, Music
Role: Actor (as Mickey Crabbe)
(movie, 2002)
···Orange County
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Cindy Beugler)
(series, 2001)
Genre: Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Liz Larsen)
(movie, 2000)
···Best in Show
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Cookie Fleck)
(movie, 1999)
···Bartok the Magnificent
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Ludmilla (voice))
(movie, 1999)
···The Life Before This
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime
Role: Actor (as Sheena)
(movie, 1998)
···Home Fries
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Beatrice Lever)
(movie, 1997)
···Pippi L√•ngstrump
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Mrs. Prysselius (voice))
(movie, 1997)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Muriel Macswain)
(movie, 1996)
···The Last of the High Kings
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Cathleen)
(movie, 1996)
···Waiting for Guffman
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Sheila Albertson)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Various Characters)
(movie, 1994)
···A Simple Twist of Fate
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as April Simon)
(movie, 1994)
···Wyatt Earp
Genre: Drama, Action, Western
Role: Actor (as Allie Earp)
(movie, 1994)
···The Paper
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Susan)
Genre: Fantasy, Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Sally · Shock (voice))
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure, Crime
Role: Actor (as Kate McCallister)
(movie, 1992)
···There Goes the Neighborhood
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Crime
Role: Actor (as Jessie Lodge)
(movie, 1990)
···Home Alone
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Kate)
(movie, 1990)
···Dick Tracy
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Texie Garcia)
(movie, 1990)
···Little Vegas
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Lexie)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Nancy Mae)
(movie, 1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Delia Deetz)
(movie, 1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Betty)
(movie, 1985)
···After Hours
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gail)
(movie, 1985)
···The Last Polka
Genre: Comedy, Music
Role: Actor (as Lemon Twin)
(movie, 1983)
···Rock & Rule
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Animation, Action, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Aunt Edith)