Maureen O'Hara

Maureen O'Hara films and short biography

Maureen O'Hara (born 17 August 1920) Irish film actress and singer. The famously red-headed O'Hara has been noted for playing fiercely passionate heroines with a highly sensible attitude. She often worked with director John Ford and longtime friend John Wayne. Her autobiography, 'Tis Herself, was published in 2004 and was a New York Times Bestseller. O'Hara was named Irish America magazine's Irish American of the Year in 2005, with festivities held at the Plaza Hotel in New York. She was given the Heritage Award by the Ireland-American Fund in 1991. For her contributions to the motion picture industry, O'Hara has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 7004 Hollywood Blvd. In 1993, she was inducted into the Western Performers Hall of Fame at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She was also awarded the Golden Boot Award. She wrote the foreword for the cookbook At Home in Ireland. In March 1999, O'Hara was selected to be Grand Marshal of New York City's St. Patrick's Day Parade. In 2007, she wrote the foreword for the biography of her dear friend, actress Anna Lee. In 2004, O'Hara released her autobiography 'Tis Herself, co-authored with Johnny Nicoletti and published by Simon & Schuster. In the same year, she was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Irish Film and Television Academy in her native Dublin (source:

Maureen O'Hara FILMS LIST

2000 The Last Dance (TV Movie) - Helen Parker
1998 Cab to Canada (TV Movie) - Katherine Eure
1995 The Christmas Box (TV Movie) - Mary Parkin (Mrs. Parkin)
1991 Only the Lonely - Rose Muldoon
1973 The Red Pony (TV Movie) - Ruth Tiflin
1971 Big Jake - Martha McCandles
1970 How Do I Love Thee? - Elsie Waltz
1967 Off to See the Wizard (TV Series) - Mother Goose
1966 The Garry Moore Show (TV Series) - Sara Longstreet
1966 The Rare Breed - Martha Price
1965 The Battle of the Villa Fiorita - Moira
1963 A Cry of Angels (TV Movie) - Susanna Cibber
1963 McLintock! - Katherine Gilhooley McLintock
1963 Spencer's Mountain - Olivia Spencer
1962 Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation - Peggy Hobbs
1962 Theatre '62 (TV Series)
1961 The Parent Trap - Maggie McKendrick
1961 The Deadly Companions - Kit Tildon
1960 The DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series) - Lady Marguerite Blakeney
1960 Mrs. Miniver (TV Movie) - Mrs. Miniver
1959 Our Man in Havana - Beatrice Severn
1957 The Wings of Eagles - Min Wead
1956 Everything But the Truth - Joan Madison
1956 Lisbon - Sylvia Merrill
1955 Lady Godiva of Coventry - Lady Godiva
1955 The Magnificent Matador - Karen Harrison
1955 The Long Gray Line - Mary O'Donnell
1954 Malaga - Joanna Dana
1953 War Arrow - Elaine Corwin
1953 The Redhead from Wyoming - Kate Maxwell
1952 Against All Flags - Prudence 'Spitfire' Stevens
1952 The Quiet Man - Mary Kate Danaher
1952 Kangaroo - Dell McGuire
1952 At Sword's Point - Claire - daughter of Athos
1951 Flame of Araby - Princess Tanya
1950 Rio Grande - Mrs. Kathleen Yorke
1950 Tripoli - Countess D'Arneau
1950 Comanche Territory - Katie Howard
1949 Bagdad - Princess Marjan
1949 Father Was a Fullback - Elizabeth Cooper
1949 The Forbidden Street - Adelaide 'Addie' Culver
1949 A Woman's Secret - Marian Washburn
1948 Sitting Pretty - Tacey King
1947 The Foxes of Harrow - Odalie 'Lilli' D'Arceneaux
1947 Miracle on 34th Street - Doris Walker
1947 The Homestretch - Leslie Hale
1947 Sinbad, the Sailor - Shireen
1946 Do You Love Me - Katherine 'Kitten' Hilliard
1946 Sentimental Journey - Julie Beck / Weatherly
1945 The Spanish Main - Contessa Francesca
1944 Buffalo Bill - Louisa Frederici Cody
1943 The Fallen Sparrow - Toni Donne
1943 This Land Is Mine - Louise Martin
1943 Immortal Sergeant - Valentine Lee
1942 The Black Swan - Lady Margaret Denby
1942 Ten Gentlemen from West Point - Carolyn Bainbridge
1942 To the Shores of Tripoli - Lt. Mary Carter
1941 How Green Was My Valley - Angharad
1941 They Met in Argentina - Lolita O'Shea
1940 Dance, Girl, Dance - Judy O'Brien
1940 A Bill of Divorcement - Sydney Fairfield
1939 The Hunchback of Notre Dame - Esmeralda
1939 Jamaica Inn - Mary - His Niece
1938 Little Miss Molly - Eileen O'Shea (as Maureen FitzSimons)
1938 The Playboy