Catherine Anne O’Hara Bio, Age, Husband, SCTV, Career, Net Worth

Catherine Anne O’Hara Biography

Catherine Anne O’Hara is a Canadian-American Emmy award-winning actress, comedian, and writer. She gained public recognition for Writing and being an original cast member on the Canadian television sketch comedy show SCTV (1976). 

Also, she received the Governor General’s Performing Arts Lifetime Artistic Achievement Award in 2020 after being named an Officer of the Order of Canada in 2018.

Catherine Anne O’Hara Age/Birthday

O’Hara, a comedic actress, was born on March 4, 1954 (age 67) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She is 67 years old as of 2021 and she celebrates her birthday on the 4th of March every year.

Catherine Anne O’Hara Height

O’Hara is a beautiful woman with a height of 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 meters). However, information about her weight and other body measurements is still under review. We will update the page when we get a conclusion concerning her the information.

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Catherine Anne O’Hara Family

O’Hara was born and raised by her parents in Toronto, Ontario, in a family of seven children. One of her siblings, Mary Margaret O’Hara is a singer and songwriter. Unfortunately, she has not shared with the public the identities of her father, mother, and other siblings. We will update this information on the page once we have it.

Catherine Anne O’Hara Husband

O’Hara has been a married woman for 29 years now. She has been married to her husband Bo Welch, an art director, promotion designer, film and TV director from American since 1992. The couple has rared two sons, Matthew and Luke. However, O’Hara and Welch reside in Los Angeles, California.

Catherine Anne O’Hara Education

Burnhamthorpe Collegiate Institute was where O’Hara went to school.

Catherine Anne O’Hara Career

In her hometown of Toronto, O’Hara began her comedy career as a cast member of The Second City in 1974. She was Gilda Radner’s understudy until she left for Saturday Night Live. Two years later, this theatre group launched SCTV. It is a sketch comedy show in which O’Hara was a regular performer. Her performances on SCTV, however, garnered her popularity in Canada, which is why she returned to the country.

She earned a Genie Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Participation for her role in the 1999 film The Life Before This. Also, O’Hara has voiced characters in a variety of animated films, including The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993), Bartok the Magnificent (1999), Chicken Little, and others.

On the other hand, she played Moira Rose in the CBC sitcom Schitt’s Creek from 2015 to 2020, co-starring Eugene Levy, whom she met on the set of Second City Television. She is the happy winner of five Canadian Screen Awards for Best Lead Actress in a Comedy Series and a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series in 2020 for her role.

TV Shows

  • Wayne and Shuster
  • Coming Up Rosie
  • SCTV
  • Witch’s Night Out
  • Please Don’t Eat The Planet
  • Easter Fever
  • From Cleveland
  • You’ve Come a Long Way, Katie
  • The Steve Allen Comedy Hour
  • The New Show
  • George Burns Comedy Week
  • Trying Times
  • Saturday Night Live
  • The Dave Thomas Comedy Show
  • Dream On
  • Morton & Hayes
  • Saturday Night Live
  • The Larry Sanders Show
  • The Hidden Room…


  • The Rimshots
  • The Last Polka
  • Dave Thomas: The Incredible Time Travels of Henry Osgood
  • Really Weird Tales
  • Hope
  • Late Last Night
  • The Wool Cap
  • Good Behavior
  • Temple Grandin
  • To My Future Assistant…

Catherine Anne O’Hara Net Worth

Being a famous comedian and actress, O’Hara has an estimated net worth of about $10 million.