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Maire O'Neill (I) (1885–1952)

Maire O'Neill was born on January 12, 1885 in Dublin, Ireland as Molly Allgood. She was an actress, known for The Shame of Mary Boyle (1929), A Christmas Carol (1951) and Sidewalks of London (1938). She was married to Arthur Sinclair and G.H. Mair. She died on November 2, 1952 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. See full bio »

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Known For

The Shame of Mary Boyle
The Shame of Mary Boyle Mrs. Maisie Madigan
A Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol Alice's Patient
Sidewalks of London
Love on the Dole
Love on the Dole Mrs. Dorbell


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 1953 The Horse's Mouth
Mrs. Lenham
 1952 Treasure Hunt
 1952 Judgment Deferred
Mrs. O'Halloran
 1951 A Christmas Carol
Alice's Patient
 1950 Stranger at My Door
Clarissa Finnegan
 1950 The Clouded Yellow
 1950 Someone at the Door
Undetermined Role (unconfirmed, uncredited)
 1949 Saints and Sinners
Ma Murnaghan
 1947 The Hills of Donegal
 1946 Springtime
 1946 The Green Finger
Mrs. Neddy
 1946 Piccadilly Incident
Mrs. Milligan
 1946 Showtime
Mrs. Murphy
 1945 Query
Mrs. Moore
 1945 Great Day
Mrs. Bridget Walsh
 1943 Theatre Royal
Mrs. Cope
 1942 Let the People Sing
Mrs. Mitterley
 1942 Courageous Mr. Penn
 1942 Those Kids from Town
 1941 You Will Remember
Mrs. Barrett
 1940 Convoy
Mary Hogan (uncredited)
 1940 Dr. O'Dowd
Mrs. Mulvanry
 1939 The Arsenal Stadium Mystery
 1939 The Fugitive
 1939 The Missing People
 1939 Spreading the News (TV Movie)
 1939 Sword of Honour
 1938 Mountains O'Mourne
Maura Macree
 1938 Little Miss Molly
Mrs. O'Shea
 1938 Sidewalks of London
Mrs. Such
 1938 Penny Paradise
Widow Clegg
 1938 Oh Boy!
Mrs. Baggs
 1937 Bulldog Drummond at Bay
Norah, the Housekeeper
 1937 Troopship
Mrs. Brough
 1937 Spring Handicap
Meg Clayton
 1937 Glamorous Night
 1936 Ourselves Alone
 1936 Fame
Mrs. Docker
 1935 Come Out of the Pantry
Mrs. Gore
 1935 Peg of Old Drury
Mrs. Woffington - Peg's Mother
 1934 Norah O'Neale
Mrs. Moriarty
 1934 Sing As We Go!
Madame Osiris
 1934 Something Always Happens
Tenement Mother (uncredited)
 1931 M'Blimey
 1929 The Shame of Mary Boyle
Mrs. Maisie Madigan (as Maire O'Neil)

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Maire O'Neil

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Irish leading lady of stage and screen, longtime member of the Abbey Theatre, where she appeared with her sister Sara Allgood in the early 1900's. See more »

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