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Actress Catherine O'Hara on Her Sketch Comedy Beginnings

O'Hara is one of the co-founders of the comedy series, "SCTV," and started her acting career with Toronto's Second City comedy troupe. She's best known for her role as the distraught mom in "Home Alone." There's now a sequel, "Home Alone 2: Lost in New York," in which O'Hara reprises her roles as the mother.

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Other segments from the episode on November 12, 1992

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 12, 1992: Interview with Vernel Bagneris and Morten Gunnar Larsen; Interview with Catherine O'Hara; Review of the television show "The Jacksons: An American Dream…

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