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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

Archive for the 'Public Appereances' Category

Mary McDonnell at AlienCon

- Posted on June 18, 2018

As we all knew this weekend Mary has been a guest at AlienCon at the Pasadena Convention Center and held two live podcast episodes (which hopefully will be shortly available for all of us to see) and here are a few HQ pictures of her arrival to the convention, with Jonathan Del Arco (reunion since […]


Pell Award Gala

- Posted on May 26, 2018

Every year the Pell Award Gala honors someone by celebrating artistic excellence and honoring the legacy of Senator Claiborne Pell. This year Lifetime Achievement in the Arts went to Mary and it couldn’t have gone to a more fitting candidate for the spirit of art she embodies, the mole of her extraordinary work and that […]


FedCon27, Photos from all days

- Posted on May 25, 2018

Hello everyone, I’m back! WHAT AN EXPERIENCE. This was really the first time I attended a convention and met Mary. I have no words to describe everything, it was huge and wonderful and I had so much fun I wish I was back there. LOL Following are pictures I myself took and my friend Silvia […]


Heroes & Villains Fan Fest: Battlestar Galactica Panel (Video)

- Posted on May 14, 2018

The adorable Lauren kindly donated the video she periscoped during the Battlestar Galactica panel at Heroes & Villains Fan Fest yesterday. Check it down here and find it in our video gallery any time. Nashville Heroes & Villains Fan Fest


Heroes & Villains Fan Fest

- Posted on May 13, 2018

Take a look at some photos shared from event accounts and fans attending the convention from the Heroes & Villains Fan Fest which took place during the week-end and ends today. Public Appearances > 2018 > May 12 | Heroes & Villains Fan Fest Public Appearances > 2018 > May 13 | Heroes & Villains […]


Public Appearances Update

- Posted on May 9, 2018

I went through a massive update of events Mary attended during the years. ** are the events that have been added new to the gallery. Take a look below and enjoy! Public Appearances > 1992 > Dec 03 | Unknown Event ** Public Appearances > 1998 > Apr 16: 43rd Annual GENII Awards ** Public […]


LEA Awards Additional Pictures

- Posted on March 20, 2018

Much thanks to my good friend Christine, who attended the event last november, we have added now some images more of Mary at the LEA awards during her speech on stage and at the “red carpet”. Take a look and don’t forget to keep the tag on the picture and always credit if you take […]


Witness: The John Edgar Wideman Experience

- Posted on February 4, 2018

What a lovely surprise to find Mary McDonnell and her daughter Olivia Jane Mell at an event yesterday, not too many pictures but still here they are! Enjoy. Public Appearances > 2018 > Feb 03 | Witness: The John Edgar Wideman Experience


Casting Society Of America’s 33rd Annual Artios Awards

- Posted on January 19, 2018

I do love events! It’s a fact. And when a new year start I feel a strong sensation of happiness to add the category of the new year. So we start, first event of 2018 for Mary (accompanied by her daughter Olivia Jane Mell) at Casting Society Of America’s 33rd Annual Artios Awards. There aren’t many […]


Lea Awards 2017: introducing honoree Mary McDonnell

- Posted on November 10, 2017

Introduction video of Mary with glimpses of her interview and she was introduced by her sister Dr. Judith McDonnell.


Video Archive Update: Appereances.

- Posted on August 21, 2017

Happy #MaryMonday! Enjoy additions of some videos from various events. Some of them will sadly be hard to hear because there’s a lot of screaming around and such, but they’re still so pretty to look at. She’s gorgeous! The McDonnell Vault .::Video Archive::. > Public Appereances > United Nations: Mary McDonnell and Edward James Olmos […]


EXCLUSIVE: DragonCon 2009 Fan Donations

- Posted on July 27, 2017

As the title says this is an exclusive for the site, which means that you please should not repost these. We are VERY THANKFUL to the fans going to various cons donating these pictures to us and it’s extremely sad to see their right to credits being violated. Please, respect Christine Rogers and her kindness […]


Battlestar Galactica – The Big Reunion at Comic-Con 2017

- Posted on July 25, 2017

Take a look at the panel of Battlestar Galactica during Comic-Con 2017.


SDCC: “Battlestar Galactica” Reunion Panel

- Posted on July 21, 2017

Don’t we all love these reunions of BSG? Yes, we do! Many things have been tweeted and said (check out @marymcdorg for them!) and among those one felt particularly dear. Edward James Olmos couldn’t be there, as he’s receiving an Honorary Award in Madrid, but he sent out a closing message for the panel: a […]


Public Appereances Update: 2002-2007

- Posted on July 15, 2017

I went adding a bunch of new photos from old events, covering years from 2002 to 2007 (we’re in deep Battlestar Galactica era), mostly in HQ some others in a bit lower quality but not too much. My thanks go to Sara, for helping with many of those. Take a look and enjoy! Public Appereances […]


ATX Festival – “Complex Not Complicated: A Look At A Woman’s Character” Panel

- Posted on June 22, 2017

ATXFestival account has started to upload panels. Take a look at screencaptures and the clip from their youtube channel uploaded to the site. Indeed one of the most interesting panels I heard that weekend! Really inspiring women. Public Appereances > 2017 > Jun 09: ATX Festival – “Complex Not Complicated: A Look At A Woman’s […]


ATX TV Festival – “Battlestar Galactica” Reunion

- Posted on June 11, 2017

What an incredible thing it was. We all love those BSG reunions from time to time, and especially our beloved Mary and Eddie (aka SpaceParents) together. Take a look in the gallery for HQ photos of the event that I have added. Beautiful, and what about Mary’s outfit? Simply stunning, not that is a surprise, […]


ComicPalooza Additional Photos

- Posted on May 31, 2017

What a lovely surprise today, Christine Rogers donated and shared more amazing pics of Mary at the ComicPalooza, take a look at them in the gallery. Public Appereances > 2017 > May 13: ComicPalooza – Q&A Panel Public Appereances > 2017 > May 14: Mother’s Day Chat With Olivia Jane Mell


ComicPalooza 2017: Mother’s Day Chat with Mary McDonnell and Olivia Jane Mell

- Posted on May 14, 2017

This concludes the ComicPalooza experience for Mary. This morning she had a wonderful Mother’s Day Chat with her daughter Olivia Jane Mell. Thanks to my lovely friend Anna we have a first set of photos of the two of them. Take a look in the gallery. Public Appereances > 2017 > May 14: Mother’s Day […]