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Tara MacGowran

Tara MacGowran was born on November 6, 1964 as Tara Maria MacGowran. She is an actress and producer, known for Secret Places (1984), The Vanishing Man (1997) and The Children of the New Forest (1977). She has been married to Michael Adams since August 4, 2007. See full bio »


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Known For

Secret Places Patience
The Vanishing Man Lawrence's Secretary
The Children of the New Forest Clara Ratcliffe / Ratcliffe's child
The Dawning Maeve


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  End Game (pre-production)
 2018 Mandy the Doll
 2018 Dirty Work
House Mother
 2017 Mother Krampus
Frau Perchta
 2017 House on Elm Lake
Julie Soskin
 2017 Darker Shades of Elise (Video)
Detective Carter
 2016 Only Human (Short)
 2016 Mel (TV Series)
Janey Dean
- The Caveman and the Night Before (2016) ... Janey Dean
- Money and Mantras (2016) ... Janey Dean
- Gift Bags (2016) ... Janey Dean
- The Centaur and the Egg (2016) ... Janey Dean
 2016 Fox Trap
Mrs. Johnson
 2016 La Lune Folle (Short)
Miss Emerine
 2015 Deadly Waters
Mother Siren
 1997 The Vanishing Man (TV Series)
Lawrence's Secretary
 1997 The Vanishing Man (TV Movie)
Lawrence's Secretary
 1991 Murder in Eden (TV Mini-Series)
Nora Hession
- Episode #1.3 (1991) ... Nora Hession
- Episode #1.2 (1991) ... Nora Hession
- Episode #1.1 (1991) ... Nora Hession
 1990 Casualty (TV Series)
Ms Warner
- Results (1990) ... Ms Warner
 1990 The Secret Life of Ian Fleming (TV Movie)
Daphne (as Tara McGowran)
 1988 The Dawning
 1986 Miss Marple: The Murder at the Vicarage (TV Movie)
Lettice Protheroe
 1985 Spring Cleaning
 1985 Tropical Moon Over Dorking (TV Movie)
 1984 Secret Places
 1981 Memoirs of a Survivor
 1977 The Children of the New Forest (TV Series)
Clara Ratcliffe / Ratcliffe's child
- Part 5 (1977) ... Clara Ratcliffe
- Part 4 (1977) ... Clara Ratcliffe
- Part 3 (1977) ... Clara Ratcliffe
- Part 1 (1977) ... Ratcliffe's child
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Appeared at the Hampstead Theatre in London in June 1988 with Sinead Cusack, Charlotte Cornwell, Niall Buggy, and Billy Roche in the British premiere of Brian Friel's play "Aristocrats", which was directed by Robin Lefevre. This production won the Evening Standard Award for Best Play of 1988.

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5' 9" (1.75 m)

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On 17th September 2008, Tara MacGowran conducted the official opening of Cohan's Bar in Cong, County Mayo, where "The Quiet Man" was filmed in 1951. See more »

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