Mary McDonnell Vault your largest fansite dedicated to actress Mary McDonnell

  • 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!!!

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    Actress and alumna Mary McDonnell to return to Fredonia

    - Posted on October 14, 2018

    The State University of New York at Fredonia will welcome two-time Oscar, Emmy, and Golden Globe-nominated actress Mary McDonnell, Fredonia Class of ’74, back to campus on Homecoming Weekend, Oct. 19-21. She will join Department of Theatre and Dance Associate Professor Jessica Hillman-McCord at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20, in the Robert W. Marvel […]


    Mary McDonnell to appear at AlienCon

    - Posted on June 6, 2018

    For the first time, Mary will be part of the AlienCon experience, at the Pasadena Convention Center and she will be hosting a live episode of Lady BAM Podcast. *awesome* If you think you can go she will be appearing June 16 and 17. Go to their website and book your tickets.


    Mary to receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Pell Awards Gala

    - Posted on April 9, 2018

    It is with immense joy to report that Trinity Rep’s Pell Awards Gala has just announced that they weill award Mary with a “Lifetime Achievement Award” on May 21st. Please note: for anyone attending FedCon it’s indicated on their sites she will be attending Friday, Saturday and Sunday only (as the german con lasts 4 […]


    Mary McDonnell is heading to Heroes & Villains FanFest

    - Posted on March 15, 2018

    My dear followers, in addition to doing a european tour of convention this year, Mary has just been announced as a guest to Heroes & Villains FanFest in Nashville, US. So go ahead on their website, get info – they might yet have to write an entry for her – and keep an eye for […]


    In Step With: Mary McDonnell – Parade Magazine 1993

    - Posted on January 25, 2018

    In these quite times from news and photos I love finding old stuff that can be added to the gallery, and so is the case for this magazine scan from Parade from March 1993. To simplify the reading for everyone I have transcribed the interview in our press archive. Magazines & Scans > 1993 > […]


    Mary McDonnell will be at London Comic-Con

    - Posted on January 19, 2018

    We are so pleased to announce our newest guest joining us for London Film & Comic Con 2018​, taking place at Olympia London​ is the fantastic Mary McDonnell! She will be joining us all weekend, 27-29 July. Source


    Mary McDonnell on the Finale of ‘Major Crimes’: ‘I’ve Never Experienced Anything Quite Like This’

    - Posted on January 15, 2018

    “Major Crimes” star Mary McDonnell shares with Variety her thoughts on the show’s final season, which saw her character, Sharon Raydor, killed off. I have been watching, reading and listening to the fans’ reactions to Sharon’s death, and it’s taken me a while to find the essence of my experience. I have been approached by several journalists, but […]


    Mary McDonnell at FEDCon

    - Posted on December 28, 2017

    With Mary McDonnell, we welcome one of the top stars from the SF series Battlestar Galactica at FedCon 27. In her role as President Laura Roslin, she played the civilian leader of the fleet. She is a two-time Oscar-nominated actress who is known for her dynamic character portrayals in both period and present-day screen roles. McDonnell currently stars as Commander Sharon […]


    ‘Major Crimes’ Team Reflects on Sharon’s Evolution, Differentiating From ‘The Closer’

    - Posted on December 16, 2017

    When viewers first met Sharon Raydor (Mary McDonnell), she was an antogonist, not the leading lady. Tasked with investigating officers and even auditing the Major Crimesdivision on “The Closer,” the Warner Bros. crime drama for TNT starring Kyra Sedgwick, the intense law enforcement professional spent the better part of four years in that role. But something […]


    Parade Magazine: First Look at the First Episode of Major Crimes Season 6

    - Posted on October 27, 2017

    When Major Crimes returns with the first episode of its final season on Tuesday night, three 15-year-old boys vanish from a Catholic high school field trip, and new Asst. Chief Mason (Leonard Roberts) orders Major Crimes to treat their disappearance as a critical missing. At first, the Major Crimes doesn’t really feel as if it is a […]