No photo available. Represent Maureen O'Brien? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 1,280 this week

Maureen O'Brien (I)

After studying for a teaching diploma at the Central School of Speech and Drama, Maureen O'Brien became a founding member of the Everyman Theatre in her native Liverpool. About three months later she was persuaded to audition for the part of Vicki on Doctor Who. She was reluctant to accept the role, but did so partly to be with her London-based ... See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Maureen O'Brien? Add or change photos

IMDb Picks: June

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in June, brought to you by Swiffer.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 151 people
created 07 Jun 2011
a list of 45 people
created 20 Feb 2012
a list of 197 people
created 26 Mar 2012
a list of 169 people
created 15 Jul 2012
a list of 35 people
created 21 May 2013

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Maureen O'Brien's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (43 credits)
 2003 Doctors (TV Series)
Doreen Crossland
- Good Grief (2003) ... Doreen Crossland
 2000-2003 Heartbeat (TV Series)
Joyce Greaves / Mrs. Emily Poole
- The High Life (2003) ... Joyce Greaves
- Wise Guys (2000) ... Mrs. Emily Poole
 2001 McCready and Daughter (TV Series)
- Pasta La Vista (2001)
 2000 The Blind Date
Mrs. Smythe
 2000 The Closer You Get
Dollie Doyle
 1999 A Touch of Frost (TV Series)
- Private Lives (1999) ... Marion
 1998 Falling for a Dancer (TV Movie)
Corinne Sullivan
 1998 The Land Girls
Mrs. John Lawrence
 1997 A Royal Scandal (TV Movie)
Lady of Edinburgh
 1993-1997 The Bill (TV Series)
Margaret Ames / Joy Grainger / Pat Tolman
- Sparks (1997) ... Margaret Ames
- Other Voices (1995) ... Joy Grainger
- Coming to Terms (1993) ... Pat Tolman
 1997 Jonathan Creek (TV Series)
Kirsten Holiday
- Jack in the Box (1997) ... Kirsten Holiday
 1996 The Sculptress (TV Mini-Series)
Sister Bridget
- The Sculptress (1996) ... Sister Bridget
 1994 Cracker (TV Series)
Virginia Trant
- The Big Crunch: Part 3 (1994) ... Virginia Trant
- The Big Crunch: Part 2 (1994) ... Virginia Trant
- The Big Crunch: Part 1 (1994) ... Virginia Trant
 1994 Taggart (TV Series)
Ruth Millar
- Forbidden Fruit (1994) ... Ruth Millar
 1985 Zina
 1984 On the Shelf (TV Movie)
 1980-1982 Play for Today (TV Series)
1st Social worker / Jill Secombe
- John David (1982) ... 1st Social worker
- C2 H5 OH (1980) ... Jill Secombe
 1981 Bergerac (TV Series)
Joan Hadley
- Relative Values (1981) ... Joan Hadley
 1980 Tales of the Unexpected (TV Series)
- Depart in Peace (1980) ... Janet
 1979 Oresteia (TV Mini-Series)
- Grave Gifts (1979) ... Elektra
- Agamemnon (1979) ... Elektra
 1978 The Devil's Crown (TV Series)
- Tainted King (1978) ... Mathilda
 1977 The Poisoning of Charles Bravo (TV Series)
Florence Ricardo
 1976-1977 The Squirrels (TV Series)
- What a Way to Go (1977) ... Jean
- The Weaker Sex (1976) ... Jean
- Fluffy-Bun (1976) ... Jean
 1976 The Duchess of Duke Street (TV Series)
- Trouble and Strife (1976) ... Lizzie
 1976 Victorian Scandals (TV Series)
- Skittles (1976) ... Skittles
 1975 Six Days of Justice (TV Series)
Susan Derby
- Angelica (1975) ... Susan Derby
 1974 Vienna 1900 (TV Mini-Series)
- Gift of Life (1974) ... Marie
 1973 Away from It All (TV Series)
- The New Life (1973) ... Helen
 1972 The Whiteoaks of Jalna (TV Series)
 1969 Z Cars (TV Series)
Nora Leach
- Not That Sort of Policeman: Part 2 (1969) ... Nora Leach
- Not That Sort of Policeman: Part 1 (1969) ... Nora Leach
 1969 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Nadia Seranova
- Double Agent (1969) ... Nadia Seranova
 1969 ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series)
- Steve (1969) ... Jackie
 1968 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Jane Peel
- Light Blue (1968) ... Jane Peel
 1968 The Mock Doctor (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1968) ... Lucinde
- Episode #1.3 (1968) ... Lucinde
 1967 Mr. Dickens of London (TV Movie)
 1967 Sat'day While Sunday (TV Series)
- The Boss's Son: Part 1 (1967) ... Salesgirl
Show Show Self (6 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (9 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in Farquhar's play, "The Beaux Strategem," in the Chichester Festival Theatre production at the Chichester Festival Theatre in Chichester, Sussex, England with Fenella Fielding, Bill Fraser, Anton Rodgers, Prunella Scales, John Standing, and Margaret Courtenay in the cast. Chappell was director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | See more »

Alternate Names:

Maureen Moulds


5' 2" (1.57 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

For me, Christopher Eccleston is the closest to Bill (William Hartnell) because he has such danger. He has a dangerous personality and he has a love of danger, which is what makes him want to go and explore, and they knitted that in with Billie Piper. For me, he's the most like Bill. See more »


Was the first cast replacement in what was to be an ever-changing line of regulars in Doctor Who (1963). See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Discuss Maureen O'Brien on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page