Gerry O'Hara got his film-making break while working as a reporter for the Boston Guardian. Whilst writing for the newspaper, he was sent to interview Michael Powell who was filming One Of Our Aircraft Is Missing in the local area. Inspired by what he'd seen that day, O'Hara took the liberty of writing to Powell asking him for a job. By luck or good... See full bio »

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 1983 The Jigsaw Man (assistant director)
 1966 Judith (assistant director)
 1964 Rattle of a Simple Man (associate director)
 1963 The Cardinal (assistant director)
 1963 Tom Jones (assistant director)
 1963 Cleopatra (assistant director - uncredited)
 1963 The Magical World of Disney (TV Series) (assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Banner in the Sky: The Killer Mountain (1963) ... (assistant director)
- Banner in the Sky: To Conquer the Mountain (1963) ... (assistant director)
 1962 The L-Shaped Room (assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1962 Term of Trial (assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1962 Maid for Murder (assistant director)
 1962 The Playboy of the Western World (assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1962 The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (assistant director: France - uncredited)
 1961-1962 Stryker of the Yard (TV Series) (assistant director - 3 episodes)
- The Case of Soho Red (1962) ... (assistant director)
- The Case of Express Delivery (1961) ... (assistant director)
- The Case of Gracie Budd (1961) ... (assistant director)
 1961 Der Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) (first assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1960 Exodus (first assistant director)
 1959 Our Man in Havana (assistant director)
 1959 Third Man on the Mountain (assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1959 The Journey (assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1958 The Key (assistant director)
 1957 The Truth About Women (assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1957 Island in the Sun (assistant director)
 1957 Assignment Foreign Legion (TV Series) (assistant director - 1 episode)
- The White Kepi (1957) ... (assistant director)
 1956 Anastasia (assistant director)
 1956 It's a Wonderful World (assistant director)
 1956 Pacific Destiny (assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1956 Bhowani Junction (assistant director - uncredited)
 1956 The Man Who Never Was (assistant director)
 1955 Richard III (assistant director)
 1955 The Adventures of Quentin Durward (assistant director - uncredited)
 1954 Companions in Crime (assistant director)
 1954 The Divided Heart (assistant director)
 1954 Meet Mr. Callaghan (assistant director - as Jerry O'Hara)
 1953 Both Sides of the Law (assistant director)
 1950 The Clouded Yellow (assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1950 Trio (assistant director)
 1950 So Long at the Fair (assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1949 Boys in Brown (assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1949 The Huggetts Abroad (assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1949 Vote for Huggett (assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1948 Here Come the Huggetts (assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1948 Quartet (first assistant director: segment "The Colonel's Lady" - uncredited)
 1948 Miranda (first assistant director: second unit - uncredited)
 1948 The Three Weird Sisters (second assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1946 Meet the Navy (assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1946 Loyal Heart (assistant director - as Gerald O'Hara)
 1945 Old Mother Riley at Home (second assistant director - uncredited)
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Laurence Britten | Gerald O'Hara | Jerry O'Hara

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