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Welcome to Mary McDonnell Vault, your online resource dedicated to actress Mary McDonnell. You better know Mary for her role as Captain Sharon Raydor for the TNT crime series The Closer & Major Crimes. But she also did others like Battlestar Galactica, Independence Day, Donnie Darko, Dances with Wolves, Sneakers and many others. Site is comprehensive of a big photogallery with events, photoshoots, magazines, stills, a media archive dedicated to all fans fanarts on Mary, an extensive press library to collect all the articles and interviews on her and a video gallery section for recorded interviews, sneak peeks and trailers of her projects. We claim no rights to know her personally and it's absolutely respectful of her privacy and paparazzi-free!!!
Mary McDonnell Vault
your largest fansite dedicated to actress Mary McDonnell

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Local short narrated by Mary McDonnell to screen Ballston Spa Film Fest

- Posted on July 25, 2015

“Menkes Disease: Finding Help & Hope,” a 12-minute documentary narrated by the Oscar-nominated actress Mary McDonnell, will screen along with other short films at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7, at the Ballston Spa Film Festival. The movie was directed by Ballston Spa filmmaker Daniel DeFabio, whose 6-year-old son, Lucas, has the disease. A rare and fatal genetic […]


Major Crimes: 4×07 – “Targets Of Opportunity” Preview & Synopsis

- Posted on July 16, 2015

Take a look at next week episode of Major Crimes. After an officer-involved shooting, the Major Crimes unit must work with the Deputy Chief of the LAPD Special Operations Bureau Fritz Howard (Jon Tenney) to piece together this high stakes case of disguise. Source This Monday, two dead cops lead to an international manhunt. Watch […]


Actress Mary McDonnell gives Voice to Awareness of Menkes Disease In New Film

- Posted on July 15, 2015

Academy Award nominated actress, Mary McDonnell, has lent her voice to a new documentary film depicting life with the rare disorder Menkes Disease. Boys with this genetic disorder generally do not live past ten years of age unless they are treated within days of birth. Filmmaker Daniel DeFabio made the documentary to bring additional awareness, […]


Major Crimes: 4×06 “Personal Effects” Synopsis

- Posted on July 7, 2015

Here is the details of next week episode: When the squad comes across a pile of bones, they fall into a web of connections as they find their victim has an unnerving past. Rusty continues to pursue his investigation of the Alice case with the help of a new friend. Meanwhile, Rusty also gets roped […]


Tony Denison Hints at ‘Romantic Something’ Between Andy and Sharon

- Posted on July 2, 2015

Some glimpse regarding Mary/Sharon from the recent interview Tony did. I thought it was nice to have it written on the site since somehow, even if just by comments, is linked to her. And as a big shipper of them it’s always nice to wake up reading those wonderful words. The interview pieces comes from […]


Mary McDonnell charted her own path

- Posted on July 1, 2015

LOS ANGELES — The secret to a happy marriage and family is to do everything backward, says actress Mary McDonnell. The star of TNT’s “Major Crimes,” may be by-the-book as Capt. Sharon Raydor, chief of L.A.’s major crimes squad, but as a wife and mother, she threw the book away. She’s managed a 30-year marriage […]


Mary McDonnell got it right by doing things backward

- Posted on June 29, 2015

LOS ANGELES — The secret to a happy marriage and family is to do everything backward, says actress Mary McDonnell. The star of TNT’s “Major Crimes,” may be by-the-book as Capt. Sharon Raydor, chief of L.A.’s major crimes squad, but as a wife and mother, she threw the book away. She’s managed a 30-year marriage […]


Major Crimes: 4×04 – “Turn Down” Synopsis

- Posted on June 24, 2015

Below the synopsis for next week episode. During his first drive-along as a reserve officer, Buzz Watson discovers a dead body in a hotel room bathtub, not only threatening an extremely expensive wedding but also Flynn and Provenza’’s plans to take the division to a Fourth of July Dodger’’s game. Source


Major Crimes: 4×03 – “Open Line” Stills and Synopsis

- Posted on June 13, 2015

New stills of third episode of this season have been added to the gallery. This is the episode in which there’s a Battlestar Galactica reunion because our Madame President Laura Roslin (better known now as Captain Sharon Raydor) meets Lee ‘Apollo’ Adama (aka Jamie Bamber). – Monday, June 22, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) Major Crimes […]


Mega Buzz: Why Major Crimes Is Finally Moving Past Philip Stroh

- Posted on June 8, 2015

The article OBVIOUSLY might contain spoilers, and I wouldn’t know because I didn’t read it in case it did. So read carefully! I’m not responsible for anyone’s reading this and get shocked by news. For three seasons, Major Crimes has been haunted by the threat of serial rapist Philip Stroh. But not anymore. Even though […]


TV Weekly cover: Our Q&A with Mary McDonnell about season 4 of “Major Crimes”

- Posted on June 5, 2015

The Interview is the same of ChannelGuide, but the cover is another. If anyone can find this please lemme know! Thanks. However, if you wish to read it again you can find it on tvweeklynow.com


ChannelGuide Interview with Mary McDonnell

- Posted on June 5, 2015

Come on, major crimes division — how could you have let Phillip Stroh get away on that deal? We last saw the sadistic killer escaping via Uber. Season 4 of Major Crimes is themed around courage and we will see more shakeups in relationships, more Flynn and Sharon, and, yes, more Phillip Stroh (Billy Burke). […]


Major Crimes: 4×02 “Sorry I Missed You” Synopsis

- Posted on May 29, 2015

TNT released the synopsis from the second episode of season 4 of Major Crimes. When a dead body pops out of the trunk at the end of a car chase, the squad must untangle connections between a superstar chef; a middle-aged pediatric psychiatrist and his second, much younger wife; and a bankruptcy lawyer (Paul Schultze) […]


Major Crimes Season 4 SPOILERS!!!!!!!!!!

- Posted on May 26, 2015

Admin Note: Read CAREFULLY to the word SPOILER which means I am not responsible if you read the text below and know facts you didn’t want to know. TVLine has given us a Major intense lovely bunch of spoilers for the season 4 first episode of June 8. Season 4 of Major Crimes MajorCrimes_Flynn_Raydoris only […]


Major Crimes: 4×01 “A Rose Is A Rose” Press Release

- Posted on May 23, 2015

Tune in Monday, June 8, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) for the season 4 premiere episode. The squad investigates a double homicide related to an ongoing string of home invasions in the Hollywood Hills. Meanwhile, Sanchez attempts to reintegrate himself in the division after his suspension over a questionable use of force, while Captain Raydor makes […]


THE CHERRY ORCHARD (People’s Light): Capturing the comedy, insight, and pathos of Chekhov

- Posted on February 28, 2015

Completed in 1904, THE CHERRY ORCHARD, Anton Chekhov’s final dramatic work, is the most often staged of all Russian plays worldwide, and its production at People’s Light & Theatre Company (adaptation by Emily Mann) affirms why. Combining insightful socio-cultural farce with gripping human pathos, its dual nature as comedy and tragedy is captured in spades […]


Mary McDonnell Injects Star Power Into a New People’s Light & Theatre Production

- Posted on February 14, 2015

The Oscar-nominated actress stars with David Strathairn in ‘The Cherry Orchard.’ Stands With a Fist is now a Russian aristocrat. Mary McDonnell first rose to fame playing the Anglo-raised-by-Indians character inDances With Wolves, the 1990 film that earned her Academy Award and Golden Globe nominations. This month, McDonnell takes the stage at Malvern’s People’s Light […]


Oscar nominees Strathairn and McDonnell star in ‘Cherry Orchard’ at People’s Light in Malvern

- Posted on February 5, 2015

SO, A COUPLE of Academy Award nominees are teaming up to do Anton Chekhov’s “The Cherry Orchard.” Big deal, right? You can’t swing a rolled-up Playbill in New York’s theater district without hitting some big-time movie or TV star taking a huge pay cut to hit the boards. (Paging Bradley “Elephant Man” Cooper!) But when […]


Oscar Nominees Mary McDonnell & David Strathairn Will Lead THE CHERRY ORCHARD at People’s Light

- Posted on January 15, 2015

People’s Light continues its 40th Anniversary Season with The Cherry Orchard. Academy Award nominees Mary McDonnell and David Strathairn join People’s Light company artists in Emily Mann’s acclaimed adaptation of Chekhov’s masterwork directed by Abigail Adams. People’s Light is located at 39 Conestoga Road, Malvern, PA 19355. For tickets, call 610.644.3500 or visit Peopleslight.org. Playwright […]