Catherine O'Hara

Highest Rated: 100% Temple Grandin (2010)
Birthday: Mar 4, 1954
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Began acting at age 7 when she played Mary in a nativity play. Waited tables at the Toronto Second City Theatre Company in 1973; joined the troupe in 1974 and quickly replaced Gilda Radner as a regular when Radner left for SNL. Became one of the founding members of the sketch-comedy series SCTV in 1976 Won a Genie Award for her work in the film The Life Before This (1999). Earned an American Comedy Award in 2001 for Funniest Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for her role in the 2000 mockumentary Best in Show; has appeared in three other Christopher Guest films (Waiting for Guffman, A Mighty Wind and For Your Consideration). Was inducted into Canada's Walk of Fame in Toronto in 2007. Spoke at the closing ceremonies of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics. Is a singer-songwriter and performed with the group Northern Lights on the song "Tears Are Not Enough" from the 1985 album We Are the World.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
No Score Yet Bitelchus
  • Delia Deetz
2018
90% When Marnie Was There
  • Elderly Lady
$0.5M 2015
12% The Right Kind of Wrong
  • Tess
$2.5K 2014
No Score Yet The Shadow King
  • Actor
2013
52% A.C.O.D.
  • Melissa
$0.2M 2013
87% Frankenweenie
  • Mrs. Frankenstein/Gym Teacher/Weird Girl
$35.3M 2012
10% Killers
  • Mrs. Kornfeldt
$47.1M 2010
100% Temple Grandin
  • Aunt Ann
2010
72% Where the Wild Things Are
  • Judith
$77.3M 2009
68% Away We Go
  • Gloria
$9.5M 2009
No Score Yet Comic Relief: The Greatest...and The Latest
  • Actor
2008
52% For Your Consideration
  • Marilyn Hack
$5.5M 2006
No Score Yet Barbie: 12 Dancing Princesses
  • Actor
2006
54% Penelope
  • Jesssica Wilhern
$10.1M 2006
50% Brother Bear 2
  • Kata
2006
74% Monster House
  • DJ's Mom
$73.7M 2006
75% Over the Hedge
  • Penny
$155.1M 2006
37% Chicken Little
  • Tina, Alien Mom
$135.3M 2005
60% Game 6
  • Lillian Rogan
2005
72% Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events
  • Justice Strauss
$118.5M 2004
No Score Yet The Wool Cap
  • Gloria
2004
No Score Yet The Rutles 2---Can't Buy Me Lunch
  • Astro Glide
2004
7% Surviving Christmas
  • Christine Valco
$11.2M 2004
87% A Mighty Wind
  • Mickey Devlin Crabbe
$17.5M 2003
No Score Yet Speaking of Sex
  • Connie Barker
2003
80% Searching for Debra Winger
  • Actor
2002
46% Orange County
  • Cindy Buegler
$41.1M 2002
94% Best in Show
  • Cookie
$16.6M 2000
No Score Yet Bartok the Magnificent
  • Ludmilla
1999
No Score Yet Late Last Night
  • Actor
1999
80% The Life Before This
  • Sheena
1999
31% Home Fries
  • Beatrice
1998
No Score Yet The Last of the High Kings
  • Cathleen
1998
No Score Yet Hope
  • Muriel
1997
43% Pippi Longstocking
  • Mrs.Prysselius
1997
91% Waiting for Guffman
  • Sheila Albertson
1996
50% Tall Tale
  • Calamity Jane
1995
43% A Simple Twist of Fate
  • April Simon
1994
42% Wyatt Earp
  • Allie Earp
1994
88% The Paper
  • Susan
1994
95% The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • Sally
$8.7M 1993
28% Home Alone 2: Lost in New York
  • Kate
1992
No Score Yet There Goes the Neighborhood (Paydirt)
  • Jessie Lodge
1992
No Score Yet Finn McCoul
  • Actor
1992
64% Home Alone
  • Kate McCallister
1990
50% Betsy's Wedding
  • Gloria Henner
1990
64% Dick Tracy
  • Texie Garcia
1990
No Score Yet Little Vegas
  • Lexie
1990
84% Beetlejuice
  • Delia
1988
47% Heartburn
  • Betty
1986
88% After Hours
  • Gail
$10.7M 1985
No Score Yet The Last Polka
  • Actor
1985
No Score Yet Rock And Rule
  • Aunt Edith
1983
No Score Yet Nothing Personal
  • Janet Samson
1980

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet Sofia the First
2013
  • Voice
  • 2016
No Score Yet The Late Show With Stephen Colbert
2015
  • Guest
  • 2016
No Score Yet The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
2014
  • Guest
  • 2016
No Score Yet Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen
2009
  • Guest
  • 2016
87% Modern Family
2009
  • Debra Radcliffe
  • 2015
No Score Yet Inside Comedy
2012-2015
  • Guest
  • 2014
81% 30 Rock
2006-2013
  • 2012
No Score Yet Face Off
2011-2017
  • Judge
  • 2012
92% Curb Your Enthusiasm
2000-2017
  • Bam Bam
  • 2009
No Score Yet Lass es, Larry!
2000-2017
  • Bam Bam
  • 2009
No Score Yet The Tonight Show With Jay Leno
1992-2014
  • Guest
  • 2006
  • 2002
83% Six Feet Under
2001-2005
  • Carol
  • 2005
  • 2003
No Score Yet Dr. Katz: Professional Therapist
1995-1999
  • Voice
  • 2002
No Score Yet MADtv
1995-2009
  • Performer
  • 2000
No Score Yet The Outer Limits
1995-2002
  • Director
  • 1998
82% Tales from the Crypt
1989-1996
  • 1994
100% The Larry Sanders Show
1992-1998
  • 1992
No Score Yet Saturday Night Live
1975
  • Host
  • Guest
  • 1992
  • 1991
No Score Yet Dream On
1990-1996
  • Director
  • 1991
No Score Yet SCTV
1976-1981
  • Performer

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