Maureen O'Brien Biography (1943-)

Born June 29, 1943, in Liverpool, England; daughter of Leo and Eileen (maidenname, Connolly) O'Brien; married Michael B. Moulds.

Favorite Roles--Imogen in Cymbeline; Rosalind in As You LikeIt.

Nationality
British
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress, playwright
Birth Details
June 29, 1943
Liverpool, England

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Stage Appearances
  • (Stage debut) Lady Mortimer, Henry IV, Part I, Everyman Theatre, Liverpool, England, 1964
  • Beauty, Beauty and the Beast, Hampstead Theatre Club, London, 1965
  • Celia, Volpone, Garrick Theatre, London, 1967
  • Sibley Sweetland, The Farmer's Wife, Chichester Festival, Chichester, England, 1967
  • Dorinda, The Beaux' Stratagem, Chichester Festival, 1967
  • Miranda, The Tempest, Chichester Festival, 1968
  • Gladys, The Skin of Our Teeth, Chichester Festival, 1968
  • Isabelle, Ring Around the Moon, Haymarket Theatre, London, 1968
  • Portia, The Merchant of Venice, Shakespeare Festival, Stratford, Ontario, Canada, 1970
  • Imogen, Cymbeline, Shakespeare Festival, Stratford, Ontario, Canada, 1970
  • Rana, Arms and the Man, Theatre Royal, Windsor, England, 1972
  • Emilia, The Director of the Opera, Chichester Festival, 1973
  • Nina, The Seagull, Chichester Festival, 1973 , then Greenwich Theatre, London, 1974
  • Girl, Rape, Basement Theatre, London, 1974
  • Molly, The Iron Harp, ICA Theatre, London, 1974
  • Vivie, Mrs. Warren's Profession, Crucible Theatre, Sheffield,England, 1975
  • Young witch, Woodpainting, Young Vic Theatre, London, 1975
  • Rosalind, As You Like It, Crucible Theatre, 1976
  • Evelyn Daly, Waters of the Moon, Chichester Festival, 1977
  • Leontine, 13 Rue de l'Amour, Belgrade Theatre, Coventry, England, 1977
  • Ann, Treats, Belgrade Theatre, 1977
  • Beth, Confession Fever, King's Head Theatre, London, 1977
  • Stepdaughter, Six Characters in Search of an Author, Belgrade Theatre, 1978
  • Levidulcia, The Atheist's Tragedy, Belgrade Theatre, 1979
  • Film Appearances
  • Joan, She'll Be Wearing Pink Pyjamas, 1984
  • Natalya, Zina, 1985
  • Mrs. John Lawrence, The Land Girls, Gramercy Pictures, 1998
  • Vicki (archive footage), Doctor Who: The Missing Years, 1998
  • Dollie, The Closer You Get (also known as American Woman),Fox Searchlight Pictures, 2000
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • (Television debut) Vicki, Doctor Who, 1964-65
  • Morgan LeFay, The Legend of King Arthur, PBS, 1985
  • Morgan Le Fay, King Arthur, syndicated, 1987
  • Elizabeth Straker, administrator, Casualty, 1987
  • Movies
  • Linda, On the Shelf, 1984
  • Miniseries
  • Mary Barrie, The Lost Boys (also known as J.M. Barrie and the Lost Boys), 1978
  • Corinne Sullivan, Falling for a Dancer, 1998
  • Specials
  • Mrs. Richardson, Moll Flanders, PBS, 1996
  • Lady of Edinburgh, A Royal Scandal, 1996
  • Sister Bridget, The Sculptress, 1997
  • Marion, A Touch of Frost: Private Lives, Arts and Entertainment, 1999
  • Episodic
  • Joan Hadley, "Relative Values," Bergerac, 1981
  • Virginia Trant, "The Big Crunch," Cracker, 1994
  • Kirsten Holiday, "Jack in the Box," Jonathan Creek, 1997
  • Mrs. Emily Poole, "Wise Guys," Heartbeat, 2000
  • Other Television Appearances
  • Appeared in The Serpent Son.
  • RECORDINGS
  • Taped Readings
  • False Pretences by Margaret Yorke, Chivers, 1999
  • WRITINGS
  • Plays
  • The Great Gobstopper Show, 1977

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