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Joan O'Hara (1930–2007)

Joan O'Hara was born on October 11, 1930. She was an actress, known for Far and Away (1992), Da (1988) and Footfalls (2000). She was married to Frank Barry. She died on July 23, 2007 in Dublin, Ireland. See full bio »



(age 76) in Dublin, Ireland

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Known For

Far and Away
Far and Away Lady #3
Da Mrs. Prynne
Footfalls May's Mother
The Fifth Province
The Fifth Province Timmy's Mother


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 1996-2007 Fair City (TV Series)
Eunice Phelan
- Episode #18.7 (2007) ... Eunice Phelan
- Episode #18.5 (2007) ... Eunice Phelan
- Episode #17.82 (2006) ... Eunice Phelan
- Episode #16.175 (2005) ... Eunice Phelan
- Episode #16.174 (2005) ... Eunice Phelan
 2000 Footfalls (Short)
May's Mother (voice)
 1999 Relative Strangers (TV Mini-Series)
Bridget Mullen
 1998 Her Own Rules (TV Movie)
Mabel Carter
 1998 Two Lives (TV Series)
- A Mother's Love's a Blessing (1998) ... Mammy
 1997 The Fifth Province
Timmy's Mother
 1994 Moondance
 1994 A Man of No Importance
Mrs. Crowe
 1993 Fatal Inheritance
Mrs. Gibney
 1992 Far and Away
Lady #3
 1991 Screenplay (TV Series)
Dr. Reynolds
- Journey to Knock (1991) ... Dr. Reynolds
 1990 Awakening (Short)
 1990 The Real Charlotte (TV Mini-Series)
Lady Dysart
- Episode #1.3 (1990) ... Lady Dysart
- Episode #1.2 (1990) ... Lady Dysart
- Episode #1.1 (1990) ... Lady Dysart
 1988 The Dawning
 1988 Da
Mrs. Prynne
 1984 Caught in a Free State (TV Mini-Series)
Iseult Stuart
 1978 Exposure
Dan's Wife (voice)
 1978 BBC2 Play of the Week (TV Series)
Mrs. Langrishe
- Langrishe Go Down (1978) ... Mrs. Langrishe
 1978 Teems of Times (TV Series)
Mrs. Clancy
- No Death Without Dignity (1978) ... Mrs. Clancy
- The Singing Streets (1978) ... Mrs. Clancy
- The Picture of Health (1978) ... Mrs. Clancy
- Burn Everything British but her Coal (1978) ... Mrs. Clancy
- Made for Measure (1978) ... Mrs. Clancy
 1978 Deeply Regretted By (TV Movie)
 1971 The Johnstown Monster
Mrs. Slattery
 1960 On Trial (TV Series)
Mary Gorman
- Sir Roger Casement (1960) ... Mary Gorman
 1959 Home Is the Hero
Josie O'Reilly
 1958 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Pegeen Flaherty
- Playboy of the Western World (1958) ... Pegeen Flaherty
 1958 She Didn't Say No!
Mrs. Bates
 1954 Turas Tearnaimh (Short)
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She acted in George Fitzmaurice's play, "The Dandy Dolls, and John Millington Synge's play, "The Well of the Saints," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Eamonn Keane, John Kavanagh, Pat Layde, Eamon Kelly, and Maire Ni Dhomhnail in the cast. Hugh Hunt was director.


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Attended the same Ursuline convent school in County Sligo as fellow Irish actress, the late Pauline Flanagan. See more »

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