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Cathy McGowan

Cathy McGowan was born in 1943. She is an actress, known for Ready, Steady, Go! (1963), A Song for Europe (1990) and Amnesty International's Big 30 (1991). She was previously married to Hywel Bennett. See full bio »


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 1964 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
- Deep and Crisp and Stolen (1964) ... Guest
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 1992 This Is Your Life (TV Series documentary)
- Gary Glitter (1992) ... Herself
 1991 Amnesty International's Big 30 (TV Movie)
Herself - Presenter (as Cathy MacGowan)
 1990 A Song for Europe (TV Movie)
Herself - Judge
 1976 Those Wonderful TV Times (TV Series)
- Episode #1.5 (1976) ... Herself
 1967 The Eamonn Andrews Show (TV Series)
- Episode #3.25 (1967) ... Herself
 1967 Good Evening! (TV Series)
- Marriage (1967) ... Herself
 1964-1966 Ready, Steady, Go! (TV Series)
Herself - Presenter / Herself - Host / Herself - Compere
- Ready Steady Goes (1966) ... Herself - Host
- Episode #4.12 (1966) ... Herself - Host
- Otis Redding Special (1966) ... Herself - Compere
- Episode #3.42 (1966) ... Herself - Host
- The New Year Starts Here (1965) ... Herself - Presenter
 1966 A Tale of Two Rivers (TV Mini-Series)
 1964 Thank Your Lucky Stars (TV Series)
- Episode #5.40 (1964) ... Herself

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The ground-breaking rock music show Ready, Steady, Go! (1963) was first broadcast in August of 1963, its launch coinciding with the rise of The Beatles as the major force in popular music in the 1960s both in Britain and internationally. With its slogan, "the weekend starts here", "Ready, Steady Go" was shown starting in 1963. Its original presenter Keith Fordyce, a stalwart of the BBC Light ... See more »

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