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Maureen Delaney (1888–1961)

Maureen Delaney was born on December 1, 1888 in Kilkenny, Ireland as Maureen Barry O'Delany. She was an actress, known for The Holly and the Ivy (1952), The Doctor's Dilemma (1958) and The Third Key (1956). She was married to Peter O'Neill. She died on March 27, 1961 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 72) in London, England, UK

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Known For

The Holly and the Ivy Aunt Bridget
The Third Key Mrs. Stevens, the daily help
Tread Softly Stranger Mrs. Finnegan


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 1959 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Jemima Cooney
- Shadow and Substance (1959) ... Jemima Cooney (as Maureen Delany)
 1959 Naked City (TV Series)
Scrubwoman #1
- The Rebirth (1959) ... Scrubwoman #1
 1958 The Doctor's Dilemma
 1958 Tread Softly Stranger
Mrs. Finnegan (as Maureen Delany)
 1957 Strange Affection
Mrs. Perryman (as Maureen Delany)
 1957 The Story of Esther Costello
Jennie Costello
 1957 The Rising of the Moon
Old Woman
 1956 Christmas in the Market-Place (TV Movie)
Columba (as Maureen Delany)
 1956 The Third Key
Mrs. Stevens, the daily help (as Maureen Delany)
 1956 Jacqueline
Mrs. McBride
 1956 The March Hare
 1953-1956 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Gubby Adam / Mrs. Murphy
- Twilight of a Warrior (1956) ... Gubby Adam
- The Goldfish in the Sun (1953) ... Mrs. Murphy (as Maureen Delany)
 1955 The Holly and the Ivy (TV Movie)
Aunt Bridget (as Maureen Delany)
 1952 The Holly and the Ivy
Aunt Bridget (as Maureen Delany)
 1950 Night and the City
Anna O'Leary (Blackmarket) (uncredited)
 1949 Under Capricorn
 1949 Saints and Sinners
Postmistress (uncredited)
 1949 Is Life Worth Living? (TV Movie)
Annie Twohig (as Maureen Delany)
 1948 Another Shore
Mrs. Gleeson (as Maureen Delany)
 1948 So Evil My Love
 1947 The Mark of Cain
Daisy Cobb (as Maureen Delany)
 1947 Captain Boycott
Mrs. Davin
 1947 Odd Man Out
Theresa O'Brien
 1935 His Family Tree
Nellie Oulihan (as Maureen Delany)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

In The Train - as Moll More - 31 May 1937 - Abbey Theatre, Dublin, Ireland See more »

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Alternate Names:

Maureen Delany


Peter O'Neill

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Was nominated for Broadway's 1959 Tony Award as Best Supporting or Featured Actress (Dramatic) for "God and Kate Murphy." See more »



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