Kathleen O'Regan

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Kathleen O'Regan
Born 11 November 1903
Died 10 December 1970 (aged 67)
Occupation Actress
Spouse(s) Lt Colonel K.A. Plimpton, DSO

Kathleen O'Regan (11 November 1903 – 10 December 1970) was an Irish actress, best-remembered for her performances in the first London performances of Juno and the Paycock and The Plough and the Stars.[citation needed]

Later in her career she showed her talents in comedy, appearing, on the author's recommendation, in Ben Travers's farce Banana Ridge (1938).[1] She also appeared in films.

Personal life[edit]

She was married to Lt Colonel K.A. Plimpton, DSO, who was secretary of the Garrick Club for 14 years. She died in 1970, aged 67[1][2]


Year Film Role Other notes
1930 Juno and the Paycock Mary Boyle
1931 The Shadow Between Margaret Haddon
1932 Fires of Fate Nora Belmont
1938 Rose of Tralee Mary O'Malley
1941 Man at the Gate Ruth
1943 Thursday's Child Ellen Wilson


  1. ^ a b "Miss Kathleen O'Regan", The Times, 14 December 1970, p. 11
  2. ^ Profile, the.hitchcock.zone, 14 December 1970; accessed 26 October 2015.

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