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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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TV Guide Mega Buzz: What Will Kick Sharon and Andy’s Major Crimes Relationship to the Next Level?

- Posted on November 2, 2015

CONTAINS SPOILERS including a sneak peek from tonight’s winter season premiere. Major Crimes colleagues Sharon Raydor (Mary McDonnell) and Andy Flynn (Tony Denison) may want to take their new relationship slow, but that may not be in the cards. “They are cautiously optimistic that they can date,” executive producer James Duff tells TVGuide.com. “They are […]


Major Crimes: Upcoming Episodes Synopses

- Posted on October 7, 2015

Following synopses of 5 upcoming episodes of Major Crimes. Take a look “Four of a Kind” – Monday, Nov. 2, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) Four wealthy one percenters are left for dead outside a hospital emergency room in a twisty- curvy murder that leads through an impossible list of suspects, including a high school daughter […]


Mary to be honored at the Broken Glass Awards

- Posted on October 1, 2015

Announced 30 minutes ago by her facebook page, Mary will be honored by Palm Springs Women in Film and Television at the Broken Glass Awards on November 10th. Mary McDonnell is an Oscar, Golden Globe, and Primetime Emmy nominated film, stage, and television actress currently starring on the TNT hit Major Crimes. McDonnell’s list of […]


‘Major Crimes’ Season 4: Episodes to Feature Sharon, Andy’s Love Affair?

- Posted on August 25, 2015

“Major Crimes” Season 4 is going to open in approximately three months. The show’s mid-season episode, which aired last Aug. 10, sparked some interest among the viewers–and with the way the current season has been going so far, it is not at all surprising that fans are dying to get the details regarding its new […]


Major Crimes: TNT Orders More Episodes for Fourth Season

- Posted on August 21, 2015

TNT hasn’t renewed Major Crimes for a fifth season yet but the cable channel wants more of Mary McDonnell and company. They’ve just ordered five more episodes for the fourth season. This gives Major Crimes 23 installments for the current season — the series’ largest season to date. The second and third seasons had 19 […]


Major Crimes: 4×09 and 4×10 Synopses

- Posted on July 31, 2015

“Wish You Were Here” – Monday, August 3, at 9 p.m. When a YouTube video of a bloodied, half-naked man walking down the middle of a street with a gun goes viral, Major Crimes must decide whether the victim was targeted, or a potential suicide. Rusty asks Sharon for help as he finally finds Alice […]


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 […]