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!!!

    Season 4

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    4.01 – He That Believeth in Me aired on April 4, 2008 Directed by: Michael Rymer | Written by: Bradley Thompson, David Weddle During a seemingly hopeless battle, Kara Thrace appears in a pristine Viper, claiming that she has been to Earth and can lead the Fleet there — but the terminal Laura Roslin believes […]


    Season 3

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    3.01 – Occupation aired on October 6, 2006 Directed by: Sergio Mimica-Gezzan | Written by: Ronald D. Moore Tigh, Tyrol and Anders lead the Resistance on New Caprica to increasingly deadly attacks against the Cylons. Kara finds herself trapped in a new life with Leoben Conoy, and Duck makes a fateful decision. Meanwhile on Galactica, […]


    Season 2

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    2.01 – Scattered aired on July 15, 2005 Directed by: Michael Rymer | Written by: David Weddle, Bradley Thompson As the premiere for the second season unfolds, Adama lay dying leaving Tigh in command. Lee and Roslin have been sent to the brig. An emergency jump goes wrong leaving the Galactica alone in space without […]


    Season 1

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    1.01 – 33 aired on January 14, 2005 Directed by: Michael Rymer | Written by: Ronald D. Moore The Galactica and the other remaining ships – with about 50,000 people aboard them all – are being pursued by the Cylons. They are forced to jump into hyper space every 33 minutes. Somehow, the Cylons know […]


    Battlestar Galactica

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    Taglines → The fight to save humanity rages on. → Where will you stand? → Destiny is not what it seems. → The world is over. The fight has just begun. Trivia ♥ Though other actresses were considered, the role of Laura Roslin was written especially for Mary McDonnell. ♥ Critical regard for the show […]


    Episodes Guide

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    5.08 – These Ties That Bind aired on November 13, 2008 Directed by: Eric Stoltz | Written by: Stacy McKee Izzie wrestles with her ghost, Torres uses a ground-breaking procedure to get her mind off of Hahn, and the interns continue teaching themselves spurred on by a new cohort. I don’t have beliefs, I have […]


    Grey’s Anatomy

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    Trivia → Dr. Dixon refers to the “hugging” machine that cows go through before being slaughtered. This machine was invented by Temple Grandin – a woman who has autism. (Dr. Dixon has Aspergers, a subtle form of autism.) [5.14 – Beat Your Heart Out] Episodes Guide Episodes Guide In Mary’s words… It’s been a wonderful […]


    Battlestar Galactica: Razor

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    A View from the Bridge

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    Reviews ♦ O’Neill, McDonnell, and Pietz prove a strong trio in illustrating Eddie’s lust for Catherine, Catherine’s emerging sense of womanhood, and Beatrice’s delicate dance between her love for husband and her maternal feelings for Catherine. The most effective scenes are back-to-back scenes in act 1 between Beatrice and Catherine when Beatrice is forced to […]


    Mrs. Harris

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    Movie Quotes ♦ I know a lot of women who’d like to do to their husbands what Jean did to Hy. Fortunately, not a lot of women carry around pistols in their purses. In Mary’s words… Great costumes. And I got to work with Annette for the first time, even though we’d known each other […]


    Crazy Like A Fox

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    Movie Quotes ♦ Claudia Banks: Why didn’t dad come with us, mom? Amy Banks: He’s staying on at Greenwood for a while Claudia Banks: I thought we just left Greenwood…? Amy Banks: I know sweetie, but he’s staying on. Claudia Banks: Till when? Amy Banks: We’re stil working that out. Turner Banks: How com dad […]


    Battlestar Galactica: The Mini-Series

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    Taglines → Never create what you can’t control. → They look like us. They act like us. They want to destroy us. → The threat of a new Cylon Empire is about to begin… Quotes ♦ There’s no Earth. You made it all up. President Adar and I once talked about the legends surrounding Earth. […]


    Nola

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    Movie Quotes ♦ Nola: I don’t do men for money. Women either, for that matter. Margaret Langworthy: Neither do I, honey. At least not anymore.


    The Locket

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    Touched by an Angel

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    James and the Handless Maiden

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    Trivia → Directing the play is McDonnell’s husband Randle Mell. He and McDonnell have previously been working together on Savage in Limbo, A Weekend near Madison. Reviews ♦ Brittle, caustic and equipped with an unerring instinct for manipulation, McDonnell’s chillingly vengeful Troy soon precipitates a pivotal crisis for James and the metaphorically handless Sarah – […]


    An American Daughter

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    Reviews/ ♦ Mary McDonnell’s sultry voice perfectly suits Dr. Lyssa Dent Hughes’s got-it-all-together (or does she?) character. And as expected from this company’s performance level, the sound effects are well rendered and non-intrusive. – Wendy Wasserstein


    Episodes Guide

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    8.01 – Four Corners aired on September 27, 2001 Directed by: Christopher Misiano | Written by: Jack Orman, David Zabel Weaver returns to the emergency room after a self-imposed sabbatical of three weeks, wondering how her newfound lesbian identity will affect her workplace relationships. Having purposely allowed a mass murderer to die, Greene must keep […]


    ER

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    Trivia → Mary McDonnell and Noah Wyle had previously worked together on Donnie Darko (2001). → Mary McDonnell received an Emmy nomination for her work in this season, her first appereance is episode 8×01. Episodes Guide Season 8 In Mary’s words… The dramatic ER was fantastic. It was such an interesting character, one that was […]


    That’s Life

    - Posted on October 20, 2020

    Episodes Guide 1.05 – Bad Hair Week aired on October 28, 2000 Directed by: David Semel | Written by: Anne McGrail Jackie becomes unglued when her irresponsible mother pays a visit. At the same time, Lydia threatens her relationship with Jackie when she chooses to attend a college lecture rather than keep a commitment. Lou […]


    Chestnut Hill

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Donnie Darko

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Movie Quotes ♦ Rose Darko: I don’t think telling any woman to forcibly insert an object into her anus is something that should go without consequence. Edward Darko: I think we should buy him a moped. Rose Darko: I think we should get a divorce. ♦ Donnie: [to his mother] How’s it feel to have […]


    For All Time

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    A Father’s Choice

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    The Vagina Monologues

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Mumford

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Movie Quotes ♦ Why do I feel so elated? Am I in denial? ♦ You know what this feels like? – When I was in high school the thing I wanted most when I was stuck in class, the thing that I was desperately in pursuit of, was a hall pass. That’s all I ever […]


    You Can Thank Me Later

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    American Experience

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Replacing Dad

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Behind the Mask

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Ryan Caulfield: Year One

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Spanish Fly

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Evidence of Blood

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    12 Angry Men

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Two Small Voices

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Mariette in Ecstasy

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Summer and Smoke

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Reviews ♦ But as Mary McDonnell glides into her role as one of the playwright’s wilted magnolias, any initial flaws in David Warren’s production fade as surely as any of Williams’ Southern belles. As Alma Winemiller, the sexually repressed spinster hopelessly in love with the hedonistic son of the town doctor, McDonnell rises above her […]


    Independence Day

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    In Mary’s words… First Lady Marilyn Whitmore! I was just talking about her yesterday, because we were shooting downtown, and when my driver was taking me home, I looked up and I saw the U.S. Bank building… and suddenly the whole moment inIndependence Day came flooding back where Marilyn Whitmore is on the roof of […]


    Episodes Guide

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    1.01 – Family Val’s aired on October 30, 1995 Directed by: Michael Lembeck | Written by: Robert Horn & Daniel Margosis Neurotic Ellie has a conniption fit when best friend Dott invites their frumpy college friend Val to stay in New York. 1.02 – Whose Son Is It Anyway? aired on November 6, 1995 Directed […]


    High Society

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Taglines → They’re the best friends money can buy. → A comedy about two best friends who look like a million bucks… after taxes. Episodes Guide Episodes Guide In Mary’s words… Oh, my God, so much fun! The most ridiculously great clothes. Ridiculouslygreat clothes! Jean Smart is one of the funniest women on the planet. […]


    Woman Undone

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Blue Chips

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    In Mary’s words… Well, there’s so many memories from that, but the one that always pops into my mind right away is standing on two or three apple boxes to be tall enough to work with Shaq. [Laughs.] I was playing his teacher, and it would’ve been so silly if he’d had to bend over […]


    The American Clock

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Passion Fish

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Movie Quotes ♦ May-Alice: Did they tell you I was a bitch? Chantelle: On wheels. ♦ Drushka: You eat now. May-Alice Culhane: What exactly is that? Drushka: Kascha. Big fiber. It’s good for stool. May-Alice Culhane: Yes. It looks like it has something to do with that. ♦ Chantelle: Are you going to do something […]


    Sneakers

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Movie Quotes ♦ The man who folded this tube of Crest is looking for someone meticulous, refined. Anal. [everyone turns around] What? ♦ [Dr. Brandes is cooking for Liz] It’s hot in here. Maybe I’ll just open this window a little bit. In Mary’s words… Oh, my God! Who wouldn’t love that? And then I […]


    Grand Canyon

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Movie Quotes ♦ Look, Mack, I don’t even know what I’m gonna say from one second to the next. The world doesn’t make any sense to me any more. What’s going on? There are babies lying around in the streets. There are people living in boxes. There are people ready to shoot you if you […]


    O Pioneers!

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Dances with Wolves

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Movie Quotes ♦ He also asks if you would watch over his family while he is gone. [pauses] This thing he asks of you is a great honor. ♦ When I came to live on the prarie, I worked every day… very hard… there was a woman who didn’t like me. She called me bad […]


    The Heidi Chronicles

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    A Man Called Hawk

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Tiger Warsaw

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    In Mary’s words… Okay, what I remember from Tiger Warsaw was experiencing fully the wonderful entity that was Patrick Swayze. He was such a good guy. He was sogifted, and he was so funny and… he was such a renegade in so many ways. If something was going wrong on the set, or if actors […]


    National Anthems

    - Posted on October 19, 2020

    Review ♦ Ms. McDonnell fulfills the more limited demands of the role of the wife, which calls for her to be a watchful hostess and only occasional participant. – Mel Gussow


    Matewan

    - Posted on October 18, 2020

    Movie Quotes ♦ I was putting up blackberries when Trammel Blankenship came shoutin’ up the holler that the Number 5 had blown. I remember I took the pot off the stovetop and washed my hands before I went down. It took two days to dig through. And then when they brung ’em up, you couldn’t […]


    Three Ways Home

    - Posted on October 18, 2020

    Reviews ♦ The most persuasive performance is given by Ms. McDonnell, who enhances her role with an engaging informality. It is through her eyes that we feel the desperate urgency in this disintegrating household. Initially concerned, she soon finds herself irritated by the stubbornness of the welfare mother, but then recognizes the need for trust […]


    A Doll’s House

    - Posted on October 18, 2020

    Reviews ♦ Mary McDonnell is a vibrant Nora Helmer in the Hartford Stage Company’s production of ”A Doll’s House” (which for some reason is being called ”A Doll House”). She fairly dances her transformation, over three days of Christmas, from playfulness to bewilderment to the defiance that has made Nora a heroine of modern drama. […]


    Courage

    - Posted on October 18, 2020

    Execution of Justice

    - Posted on October 18, 2020

    Stitchers and Starlight Talkers

    - Posted on October 18, 2020

    Savage In Limbo

    - Posted on October 18, 2020

    Trivia → The character of Murk is played by McDonnell’s husband, Randle Mell. They previously played together in A Weekend near Madison. This is their second work together. Reviews ♦ Mary McDonnell makes Linda a woman whose wit and shrewdness are simply swallowed by her desires – D. J. R. Bruckner


    Episodes Guide

    - Posted on October 18, 2020

    1.03 – The Sister aired on September 18, 1984 Directed by: Peter Bonerz | Written by: Bernie Orenstein, Saul Turteltaub Dr. Sheridan’s sister Karen is in town to help decide if their father should be put in a nursing home. Howard tries his hardest to put the moves on Karen but Eve warns him to […]


    E/R

    - Posted on October 18, 2020

    Episodes Quotes ♦ Dr. Eve Sheridan: [about mopping to the janitor] I know you’ve been doing it your way since you got here, but your way doesn’t get into the corners. Richard: Who goes into the corners? Dr. Eve Sheridan: Germs, Richard. Please, just do it my way. ♦ I’m serious, John. You hired me […]


    Three Sisters

    - Posted on October 18, 2020

    All Night Long

    - Posted on October 18, 2020

    Reviews ♦ Mary McDonnell, as the mother, works particularly hard to inject some charm into the proceedings. – Frank Rich


    Garbo Talks

    - Posted on October 18, 2020

    In Mary’s words… Oh, yeah. Garbo Talks. I played Lady Capulet in the park, right? Actually, all I remember was… I mean, how great was that headpiece? [Laughs.] The costume was so amazing! And the other thing I remember from it was that the makeup artist had worked with Jane Fonda for years, and he […]


    A Weekend Near Madison

    - Posted on October 18, 2020

    Trivia → McDonnell plays the role of a feminist lesbian who previously was into a relationship with a man, Jim, played by her life partner Randle Mell. McDonnell and Mell would tie the knot the year after; this was their first project. Reviews ♦ Again McDonnell creates her own performance rhythm to capture the various […]


    Black Angel

    - Posted on October 18, 2020

    Reviews ♦ For variety’s sake, Mr. Cristofer also provides dreamlike flashbacks that introduce us to Engel’s wife (Mary McDonnell), but she, too, remains a largely shadowy, bloodless figure. Speaking of her relationship with her husband, she says, “The time is relentless; the distance is final; and finally there’s nothing.” To which one wants to reply, […]


    Money on the Side

    - Posted on October 18, 2020

    The Death of a Miner

    - Posted on October 18, 2020

    Still Life

    - Posted on October 12, 2020

    In Mary’s words… “Sometimes I feel the need to go back into Still Life,” McDonnell said, “because the confrontational aspect was so strong. It taught me the power of the theater – to confront a sea of faces and make decisions every moment, when you see resistance, whether to try to break through or move […]


    As the World Turns

    - Posted on October 12, 2020

    In Mary’s words… Oh, my God! Okay, here it is: I’m going to try to do word association. I’m standing in front of a wall, a piece of a wall, with a pay phone on every episode I played, putting a dime or a quarter or something into the phone and calling the character who […]


    McCarter LIVE: In Conversation with Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on October 12, 2020

    Mary McDonnell Q&A

    - Posted on October 12, 2020

    Mary McDonnell on the cast of Gloria: A Life

    - Posted on October 12, 2020

    Gloria: A Life at the McCarter Theatre

    - Posted on October 12, 2020

    Mary McDonnell on Gloria Steinem – Gloria: A Life

    - Posted on October 12, 2020

    Audiences are loving Gloria: A Life

    - Posted on October 12, 2020

    ‘Gloria A life’ kicks off new season at McCarter Theatre

    - Posted on October 12, 2020

    Women’s Summit 2019: Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on October 12, 2020

    Mary McDonnell stops by Good Day DC

    - Posted on October 12, 2020

    FedCon 2018: Mary McDonnell and Edward James Olmos Panel

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    FedCon 2018: Battlestar Galactica Cast Panel

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    FedCon 2018: Mary McDonnell Panel

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    “A Man Called Hawk” 1×05 – Clip #2

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    “A Man Called Hawk” 1×05 – Clip #1

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    DragonCon 2014: Mary McDonnell Interview (Variety Radio)

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    DragonCon 2014: Mary McDonnell Interview (The Daily Quirk)

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    DragonCon 2014: “Battlestar Galactica” Panel

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Tiger Warsaw – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Tiger Warsaw – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Evidence of Blood – Clip 5

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Evidence of Blood – Clip 4

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Evidence of Blood – Clip 3

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Evidence of Blood – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Evidence of Blood – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Nashville Heroes & Villains Fan Fest

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    You Can Thank Me Later: Clip #4

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    You Can Thank Me Later: Clip #3

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    You Can Thank Me Later: Clip #2

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    You Can Thank Me Later: Clip #1

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Two Small Voices: Clip #6

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Two Small Voices: Clip #5

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Two Small Voices: Clip #4

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Two Small Voices: Clip #3

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Two Small Voices: Clip #2

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Two Small Voices: Clip #1

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    That’s Life: 2×16 “Baum’s Thesis” Clip #3

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    That’s Life: 2×16 “Baum’s Thesis” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    That’s Life: 2×16 “Baum’s Thesis” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    That’s Life: 1×05 “Bad Hair Week” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    That’s Life: 1×05 “Bad Hair Week” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    The Locket: Clip #3

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    The Locket: Clip #2

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    The Locket: Clip #1

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 4 – Deleted Scenes “Islanded In A Stream Of Stars”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 4 – Deleted Scenes “Someone To Watch Over Me”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 4 – Deleted Scenes “No Exit”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 4 – Deleted Scenes “Blood On The Scales”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 4 – Deleted Scenes “The Oath”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 4 – Deleted Scenes “Sometimes A Great Notion”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 4 – Deleted Scenes “The Hub”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 4 – Deleted Scenes “Guess What’s Coming To Dinner?”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 4 – Deleted Scenes “Faith”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 4 – Deleted Scenes “He That Believeth In Me”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 4 – Featurette “The Last Frakkin Special”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 4 – Featurette “The Journey”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Razor – Trailer

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Razor – Sneak Peek

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Razor “The Look Of Battlestar Galactica”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Razor “Favorite Episode So Far”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 3 – Deleted Scenes “Crossroads (Part 2)”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 3 – Deleted Scenes “Crossroads (Part 1)”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 3 – Deleted Scenes “Taking A Break From All Your Worries”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 3 – Deleted Scenes “Rapture”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 3 – Deleted Scenes “The Eye Of Jupiter”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 3 – Deleted Scenes “Precipice”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 3 – Deleted Scenes “Occupation”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 2 – Deleted Scenes “Downloaded”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 2 – Deleted Scenes “The Captain’s Hand”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 2 – Deleted Scenes “Scar”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 2 – Deleted Scenes “Epiphanies”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 2 – Deleted Scenes “Final Cut”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 2 – Deleted Scenes “Home (Part 2)”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 2 – Deleted Scenes “Home (Part 1)”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 2 – Deleted Scenes “The Farm”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 2 – Deleted Scenes “Fragged”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 2 Featurette “The First Table Reading”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 1 Deleted Scenes “Kobol’s Last Gleaming (Part 2)”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 1 Deleted Scenes “Kobol’s Last Gleaming (Part 1)”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 1 Deleted Scenes “Colonial Day”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 1 Deleted Scenes “The Hand of God”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 1 Deleted Scenes “Litmus”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 1 Deleted Scenes “Water”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 1 Deleted Scenes “33”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 1 Featurette “The Lowdown”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Season 1 Featurette “From Miniseries to Series”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: Mini-Series “The Lowdown”

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    LEA Awards 2017 Highlights

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Major Crimes: “Conspiracy Theory: Part 1” Sneak Peek

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Major Crimes: Sharon Has a Confession

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    Major Crimes 6×02 — Sharon vs. Catholic Church

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    MAJOR CRIMES Season 6 Promo (Universal Channel UK)

    - Posted on October 11, 2020

    First Look at the First Episode of Major Crimes Season 6

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Major Crimes: Season 4 Gag Reel

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Major Crimes: 4×12 – “Blackout” Deleted Scene #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Major Crimes: 4×12 – “Blackout” Deleted Scene #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Major Crimes: 4×06 – “Personal Effects” Deleted Scene

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Major Crimes: 4×03 – “Open Line” Deleted Scene

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Major Crimes: Season 3 Gag Reel

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Major Crimes: 3×04 – “Letting It Go” Deleted Scene

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Major Crimes: Season 2 Interviews #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Major Crimes: Season 2 Interviews #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Major Crimes: Season 1 – Crimes And Misdemeamors aka Gag Reel

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Major Crimes: Season 1 – Interviews #3

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Major Crimes: Season 1 – Interviews #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Major Crimes: Season 1 – Interviews #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Major Crimes: 1×01 “Pilot” Deleted Scene

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×21 “The Last Word”

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×20 “Armed Response” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×20 “Armed Response” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×19 “Last Rites”

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×17 “Fool’s Gold”

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×16 “Hostile Witness”

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×15 “Silent Partner”

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×11 “Necessary Evil” Clip #3

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×11 “Necessary Evil” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×11 “Necessary Evil” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×10 “Fresh Pursuit”

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×09 “Star Turn”

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×08 “Death Warrant” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×08 “Death Warrant” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×07 “Family Affair” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×07 “Family Affair” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×04 “Under Control” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×04 “Under Control” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×02 “Repeat Offender” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×02 “Repeat Offender” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×01 “Unknown Trouble” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 7×01 “Unknown Trouble” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Major Crimes: Season 6 Premiere “Murder”

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 6×14 “Living Proof” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 6×14 “Living Proof” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 6×13 “Living Proof” Clip #3

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 6×13 “Living Proof” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 6×13 “Living Proof” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 6×11 “Old Money” Clip #3

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 6×11 “Old Money” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 6×11 “Old Money” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 6×09 “Last Woman Standing” Clip #3

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 6×09 “Last Woman Standing” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 6×09 “Last Woman Standing” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 6×02 “Help Wanted” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 6×02 “Help Wanted” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 5×15 “Dead Man’s Hand” Clip #3

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 5×15 “Dead Man’s Hand” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 5×15 “Dead Man’s Hand” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 5×07 “Strike Three” Clip

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 5×03 “Red Tape” Clip #3

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 5×03 “Red Tape” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    The Closer: 5×03 “Red Tape” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Mary McDonnell Talks The Popularity of Battlestar Galactica

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    “Nola” Clip #5

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    “Nola” Clip #4

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    “Nola” Clip #3

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    “Nola” Clip #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    “Nola” Clip #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    United Nations: Mary McDonnell and Edward James Olmos

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica – G4 Season 4 Panel

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Paley Center For Media Panel 2006: ‘Battlestar Galactica’

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Irish Film and Television Awards

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    2011 Emmy Awards HBO After Party #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    2011 Emmy Awards HBO After Party #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    ‘Pirates of the Caribbean At World’s End’ World Premiere

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    63rd Academy Awards

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    2012 Women In Film Crystal + Lucy Awards

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    65th Annual Peabody Awards

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    48th Golden Globe Awards

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Crazy Like A Fox – Clip #4

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Crazy Like A Fox – Clip #3

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Crazy Like A Fox – Clip #2

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Crazy Like A Fox – Clip #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Major Crimes – Season 6 – Trailer #1

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Replacing Dad – Clip 5

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Replacing Dad – Clip 4

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Replacing Dad – Clip 3

    - Posted on October 10, 2020

    Replacing Dad – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Replacing Dad – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica – The Big Reunion at Comic-Con 2017

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    “Behind the Mask” Clip 3

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    “Behind the Mask” Clip 2

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    “Behind the Mask” Clip 1

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    ATX Festival: “Battlestar Galactica” Reunion Panel

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    ATX Festival: “Fargo” Q&A

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    ATX Festival Panel: “Complex Not Complicated: A Look at a Woman’s Character”

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    ATX TV Fest 2017 – Edward James Olmos and Mary McDonnell talk “Battlestar Galactica”

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Major Crimes: 360 Video | Murder Room – Season 5, Ep. 18

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Mary McDonnell discusses her 5th season on ‘Major Crimes’

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Major Crimes: 5×14 “Heart Failure” Sneak Peek

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Garbo Talks

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Paley Event: ‘The Closer’ Interview

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    “Home & Family” Interview on Hallmark Channel

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Major Crimes: Season 5 Returns February 22nd at 9/8c

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×13 “Kobol’s Last Gleaming (Part 2)” – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×13 “Kobol’s Last Gleaming (Part 2)” – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×12 “Kobol’s Last Gleaming (Part 1)” – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×12 “Kobol’s Last Gleaming (Part 1)” – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×11 “Colonial Day” – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×11 “Colonial Day” – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×10 “The Hand Of God” – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×10 “The Hand Of God” – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×09 “Tigh Me Up, Tigh Me Down” – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×09 “Tigh Me Up, Tigh Me Down” – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×08 “Flesh and Bone” – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×08 “Flesh and Bone” – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×07 “Six Degrees Of Separation” – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×07 “Six Degrees Of Separation” – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×06 “Litmus” Clip 1

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×05 “You Can’t Go Home Again” Clip 2

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×05 “You Can’t Go Home Again” Clip 1

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×04 “Act of Contrition” – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×03 “Bastille Day” – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×03 “Bastille Day” – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×02 “Water” – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×02 “Water” – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×01 “33” – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica: 1×01 “33” – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 9, 2020

    Mrs. Harris

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Dances With Wolves – Clip 6

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Dances with Wolves – Clip 5

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Dances With Wolves – Clip 4

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Dances With Wolves – Clip 3

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Dances With Wolves – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Dances With Wolves – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Dances With Wolves – Official Trailer

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Independence Day – Clip 3

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Independence Day – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Independence Day – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Woman Undone – Clip 6

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Woman Undone – Clip 5

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Woman Undone – Clip 4

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Woman Undone – Clip 3

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Woman Undone – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Woman Undone – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Passion Fish – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Passion Fish – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Passion Fish – Clip 3

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Passion Fish – Clip 4

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Passion Fish – Clip 5

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Passion Fish – Clip 6

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Passion Fish – Clip 7

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Passion Fish – Clip 8

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Go Inside the ‘Major Crimes’ Morgue

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    12 Angry Men: Clip

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    The Inside Reel – Major Crimes

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Grand Canyon – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Grand Canyon – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Grand Canyon – Clip 3

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Grand Canyon – Clip 4

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Grand Canyon – Clip 5

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Grand Canyon – Featurette

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Grand Canyon – Trailer

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Blue Chips – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Blue Chips – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Blue Chips – Clip 3

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Blue Chips – Clip 4

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Blue Chips – Clip 5

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    E.R. – 8×01 “Four Corners”

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    E.R. – 8×11 “Beyond Repair”

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    E.R. – 8×12 “A River In Egypt”

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    E.R. – 8×13 “Damage Is Done”

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    E.R. – 8×14 “A Simple Twist Of Fate” #1

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    E.R. – 8×14 “A Simple Twist Of Fate” #2

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    For All Time – Clip 4

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    For All Time – Clip 3

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    For All Time – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    For All Time – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    The Closer – 6×09 – “Last Woman Standing” Deleted Scene

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    The Closer – Season 7 – Gag Reel

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    The Closer – 7×01 – “Unknown Trouble” Deleted Scene

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Sneakers – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Sneakers – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    Sneakers – Clip 3

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    A Father’s Choice – Clip 1

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    A Father’s Choice – Clip 2

    - Posted on October 8, 2020

    A Father’s Choice – Clip 3

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    A Father’s Choice – Clip 4

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    A Father’s Choice – Clip 5

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    Broken Glass Award: Pattie’s Valley Views

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    E/R – Episode 2 Clip

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    E/R – Episode 3 Clip

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    E/R – Episode 4 Clip

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    E/R – Episode 5 Clip

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    E/R – Episode 6 Clip

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    E/R – Episode 7 Clip

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    E/R – Episode 8 Clip

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    E/R – Episode 9 Clip

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    E/R – Episode 10 Clip

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    E/R – Episode 11 Clip

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    E/R – Episode 12 Clip

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    E/R – Episode 13 Clip

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    E/R – Episode 14 Clip

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    E/R – Episode 15 Clip

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    E/R – Episode 16 Clip

    - Posted on October 7, 2020

    E/R – Episode 17 Clip

    - Posted on October 6, 2020

    E/R – Episode 18 Clip

    - Posted on October 6, 2020

    E/R – Episode 19 Clip

    - Posted on October 6, 2020

    E/R – Episode 20 Clip

    - Posted on October 6, 2020

    E/R – Opening Credits

    - Posted on October 6, 2020

    Money On The Side Clip #1

    - Posted on October 6, 2020

    Money On The Side Clip #2

    - Posted on October 6, 2020

    Major Crimes: 2×19 “Return to Sender Part 2” Deleted Scene #1

    - Posted on October 6, 2020

    Major Crimes: 2×19 “Return to Sender Part 2” Deleted Scene #2

    - Posted on October 6, 2020

    Major Crimes: 2×19 “Return to Sender Part 2” Deleted Scene #3

    - Posted on October 6, 2020

    Major Crimes: 2×16 “Risk Assessment” Deleted Scene #3

    - Posted on October 5, 2020

    Major Crimes: 2×16 “Risk Assessment” Deleted Scene #2

    - Posted on October 5, 2020

    Major Crimes: 2×16 “Risk Assessment” Deleted Scene #1

    - Posted on October 5, 2020

    Major Crimes: 2×11 “Poster Boy” Deleted Scene #2

    - Posted on October 5, 2020

    Major Crimes: 2×11 “Poster Boy” Deleted Scene #1

    - Posted on October 5, 2020

    Major Crimes: 2×09 “There’s No Place Like Home” Deleted Scene #1

    - Posted on October 5, 2020

    Major Crimes: 2×08 “The Deep End” Deleted Scene

    - Posted on October 5, 2020

    Major Crimes: 2×02 “False Pretenses” Deleted Scene

    - Posted on October 5, 2020

    David Luck talks with actress Mary McDonnell & her role in Battlestar Galactica

    - Posted on October 4, 2020

    Pell Awards Gala

    - Posted on September 27, 2020

    Lea Awards

    - Posted on September 27, 2020

    Broken Glass Award

    - Posted on September 27, 2020

    Central Ohio Film Critics Association

    - Posted on September 27, 2020

    Film Independent Spirit Awards

    - Posted on September 27, 2020

    Gotham Awards

    - Posted on September 27, 2020

    Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

    - Posted on September 27, 2020

    Emmy Awards

    - Posted on September 27, 2020

    SFX Awards

    - Posted on September 27, 2020

    Saturn Award

    - Posted on September 27, 2020

    Gold Derby Award

    - Posted on September 27, 2020

    AFI Awards

    - Posted on September 27, 2020

    SFX Awards

    - Posted on September 27, 2020

    65th Annual Peabody Awards

    - Posted on September 27, 2020

    Women’s Image Network Awards

    - Posted on September 27, 2020

    Emmy Awards

    - Posted on September 27, 2020

    Golden Globes

    - Posted on September 26, 2020

    Academy Awards

    - Posted on September 26, 2020

    Academy Awards

    - Posted on September 26, 2020

    Golden Globes

    - Posted on September 26, 2020

    Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

    - Posted on September 26, 2020

    Conversation with Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 26, 2020

    Courage: Clip 2

    - Posted on September 26, 2020

    Courage: Clip 1

    - Posted on September 26, 2020

    Letters Home

    - Posted on September 25, 2020

    In Mary’s words… After seeing me as Cheryl in Still Life or Sylvia Plath in Letters Home, people would throw their arms around you and say, ‘Oh, the pain!’ [from “The Metabolism of Mary McDonnell by Don Shewey – link]


    Buried Child

    - Posted on September 25, 2020

    In Mary’s Memories… In the rehearsal process of Sam Shepard’s Buried Child in New York, right before we opened, the director turned to all of us and said I want you to go out there and try some new things, don’t be afraid to make a mistake just because it’s your opening. It was an […]


    Major Crimes: 3×19 “Special Master Part Two” – Sneak Peek: Escape

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    Major Crimes: 3×16 “Leap of Faith” – Sneak Peek: Phillip Stroh

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    Major Crimes: 3×15 “Chain Reaction” – Sneak Peek: Christmas Party

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    Major Crimes: 3×14 “Trial by Fire” – Sneak Peek: Rejection

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    Major Crimes: 3×13 “Acting Out” – Sneak Peek: Not Dating

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    Major Crimes: 3×13 “Acting Out” – Sneak Peek: Buffer

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    Major Crimes: 3×12 “Party Foul” – Sneak Peek: College

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    Major Crimes: 3×11 “Down the Drain” – Sneak Peek: Baby

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    Major Crimes: 3×11 “Down the Drain” – Sneak Peek: Adoption

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    Mumford: Clip 3

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    Mumford: Clip 2

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    Mumford: Clip 1

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    2015 Broken Glass Award: The Desert Sun Interview

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    Major Crimes: 4×11 “Four of a Kind” Sneak Peek

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    KTLA News

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    Major Crimes: Season 4 – Promo #2 “Good Things”

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    Major Crimes: Season 4 – Promo #1 “Nowhere Safe”

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    “Scre4m”: Deleted Scene – Hospital Scene

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    “Scre4m”: Deleted Scene – Kate After Olivia’s Death

    - Posted on September 24, 2020

    INTERVIEW: Mary McDonnell joins arm in arm with Gloria Steinem at McCarter

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Hollywood SOAPBOX. Celebrated actor Mary McDonnell, known for her memorable turns in TV and film, has completed a professional 360 by rejoining with a theatrical muse from her early days acting on stage. That creative partner is Emily Mann, artistic director of McCarter Theatre Center in Princeton, New Jersey. For Mann’s 30th […]


    Steinem, Audience Members Share Their Stories in “Gloria: A Life”; Mary McDonnell Stars in Emily Mann’s Drama at McCarter

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Town Topics. McCarter Theatre is presenting Gloria: A Life. Originally directed for off-Broadway by Diane Paulus, this groundbreaking drama has been restaged for McCarter by playwright Emily Mann. This production opens Mann’s 30th and final season as the company’s artistic director and resident playwright. Gloria: A Life was conceived by actor Kathy Najimy. Najimy […]


    BWW Review: GLORIA: A LIFE at McCarter with Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Broadway World. GLORIA: A LIFE, at McCarter is an education. For some, it’s a review. They lived parallel lives. For others, it’s a survey course on a woman and a movement that broke down rigid barriers to gender equality. The play, as the title suggests, is about Gloria Steinem, a woman whose work […]


    McCarter Theater Review: ‘Gloria: A Life’

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Princeton Info. Emily Mann’s “Gloria: A Life” has so many intersecting and overlapping facets, the play, also directed by Mann for Princeton’s McCarter Theater, needs to be reviewed from several perspectives, as if it were a cubist painting. Let’s start with the piece’s structure, a work of genius on Mann’s part. The […]


    McDonnell channels Steinem brilliantly in ‘Gloria: A Life’ at McCarter Theatre

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from The Trentonian. Mary McDonnell needed almost no time to channel Gloria Steinem in “Gloria: A Life”, now playing at McCarter’s Berlind’s Theater in Princeton. In fact, the first line of Lesley Gore’s “You Don’t Own Me” barely finished playing before McDonnell, a two-time Academy Award nominee, immersed into her role of Steinem. […]


    ‘Gloria: A Life’ focuses on the feminist icon, but also honors other oft-overlooked women who aided the movement

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from NJ.com The first act of “Gloria: A Life” – at the McCarter Theatre Center through Oct. 6 – highlights the work of well-known political activist Gloria Steinem and a few of the lesser-known but equally passionate women and men who mentored her, joined her or were inspired by her. The second act is more unconventional: Audience […]


    Mary McDonnell to star in Gloria: A Life at McCarter Theatre Center

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Theater Mania. McCarter Theatre Center has announced that two-time Academy Award nominee Mary McDonnell has been cast as Gloria Steinem in its production of Emily Mann’s Gloria: A Life. The show is described as follows: “Gloria Steinem first raised her voice five decades ago, championing equality for all. Today, her vision is more […]


    Mary McDonnell to Star as Gloria Steinem in Gloria: A Life in New Jersey

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from PlayBill. Emily Mann’s play, seen Off-Broadway last season, will begin performances at the McCarter Theatre Center in September. Two-time Oscar nominee Mary McDonnell (Dances With Wolves, Passion Fish) will star as Gloria Steinem in the McCarter Theatre Center production of Gloria: A Life, which will begin previews September 6 in Princeton, New Jersey. […]


    Mary McDonnell To Star In “Gloria: A Life” at McCarter Theatre Center

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from New Jersey Stage. (PRINCETON, NJ) —  Two-time Academy Award nominee Mary McDonnell has been cast in the title role of Gloria Steinem in Emily Mann’s Gloria: A Life, the opening production in McCarter Theatre Center’s 2019-2020 Theater Series. The production runs from September 6 to October 6 and is produced in association with American Repertory Theater at Harvard University. It’s arichly-detailed tapestry […]


    Mary McDonnell to Star in GLORIA: A LIFE at McCarter Theatre Center

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Broadway World. Two-time Academy Award nominee Mary McDonnell has been cast in the title role of Gloria Steinem in Emily’ Mann’s Gloria: A Life, the opening production in McCarter Theatre Center’s 2019-2020 Theater Series. A richly-detailed tapestry about one of the most inspiring and remarkable women of our time, the McCarter production features a dynamic all-female cast […]


    ECCC: Battlestar Galacticast Live Episode

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Admin Note: This is a transcript of the live panel, not questions and answers word by word. With the help of my friend Silvia, we put together our notes watching it live and made the highlights from it. There is no video. What is Battlestar Galacticast? Battlestar Galactica star Tricia Helfer and TV writer/journalist Marc […]


    Two-time Oscar nominee speaks at Bryant women’s summit

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from WPRI SMITHFIELD, R.I. (WPRI) — For the twenty-second year in a row, Bryant University hosted a Women’s Summit on Friday, featuring leaders in business and culture to promote empowerment and inspire women. Among the keynote speakers was Mary McDonnell, an actress, producer, podcast host, and 2018 winner of Trinity Repertory Company’s Pell […]


    At Bryant University women’s summit, lessons in sisterhood

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Providence Journal. Famed Hollywood actress Mary McDonnell and her sister, a professor at Bryant, say strong women in their life, including each other, have been a source of strength. SMITHFIELD — One is a two-time Oscar-nominated actress and the other is an award-winning sociology professor, but these sisters know that they would […]


    Let’s talk about… what happened to Sharon Raydor (a year on).

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Sapphire Bookmine (a personal fan blog). Let’s talk about… what happened to Sharon Raydor (a year on). 2018 has been a pretty crazy year. I am not going to spend any time tonight talking about politics, the downfall of economy, the abysmal disdain towards human rights of the current President of the US […]


    MCM Comic Con: Live Stage Panel

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Admin Note: because of the high demand for a video of the live panel of Mary at MCM in Birmingham on Saturday, I thought this transcript could be helpful to you. So helped by my friend Silvia, we filled this resume for you to read and know what it was about. There is no video, […]


    Oscar nominee, Pell Award recipient Mary McDonnell talks about her career

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Providence Journal. She was Stands With A Fist in “Dances with Wolves,” President Laura Roslin in “Battlestar Galactica,” Captain Sharon Raydor in “The Closer” and then “Major Crimes.” She was Stands With A Fist in “Dances with Wolves,” President Laura Roslin in “Battlestar Galactica,” Captain Sharon Raydor in “The Closer” and then “Major […]


    SUNY Fredonia welcomes back famous student

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from The Observer. Although rain-filled clouds may have dampened some of SUNY Fredonia’s homecoming weekend activities, they certainly did not overshadow the exciting return of one of the college’s most famous alumni: actress Mary McDonnell, class of 1974. The two-time Oscar-nominated actress returned to campus for the first time since 1999, and has […]


    Award-winning actress Mary McDonnell feels ‘Fredonia changed my life’

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Buffalo News. Mary McDonnell has been scheduled to appear at Fredonia State College about three times in the last two decades. But the award-winning stage, television and film actress had to cancel coming to her alma mater each time. She was just too in demand as an actress to complete the journey. […]


    Behind the Curtain with Mary McDonnell: Reddit, Product Placement, and Her Message to Millennial Feminists

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from merging with MostlyMary. Mary McDonnell is a busy woman. The second season of her hit show on TNT, Major Crimes, was just extended to 19 episodes. She’ll be shooting through Thanksgiving of this year, leaving her little time to join her fellow BSG alums on the convention circuit. She’s finding new ways to […]


    Robin Siegel: Revealing Beauty on “Major Crimes”

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Mostly Mary. Each week on Major Crimes, Sharon Raydor commands the screen in her crisp Armani, sleek locks, and flawless makeup. Her polished looks are the result of collaboration among costume designer Greg LaVoi, hair stylist department head Stacey K. Black, and makeup artist department co-head Robin Siegel. Robin began working with the […]


    Meet the Fans: “Mary Cares” Founder Mary Knight

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Mostly Mary. Hi, Mary! Thanks for taking the time to talk with us and kick off our fan interview series. We’re here to talk about Mary McDonnell and the Mary Cares fundraiser, but first, let’s talk about you. Tell us a little bit about yourself and your life outside the fan community. […]


    Meet the Fans: “RememberLaura” Founder Adrienne M.

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Mostly Mary. In this next installment of Mostly Mary’s “Meet The Fans” interview series, we take a peek into the past and chat with Adrienne M., founder of the RememberLaura LiveJournal community. Created shortly after the final episode of Battlestar Galactica aired, the community brought fans together with the tagline “coping with Laura’s death by celebrating her […]


    Mary McDonnell to Receive 2018 Pell Lifetime Achievement Award

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Broadway World. Trinity Repertory Company announced today that actress Mary McDonnell will be honored with the 2018 Pell Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Arts at the theater’s 22nd annual Pell Awards Gala on Monday, May 21, 2018. A two-time Oscar nominee for Dances with Wolves and Passion Fish, McDonnell’s theater, film and television career […]


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

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Variety. “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 […]


    Emmy Roundtable: Drama actresses

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from The Hollywood Reporter. This year’s Emmy actress contenders aren’t afraid to steal the spotlight. The Hollywood Reporter: You’ve all worked in both film and television. What’s the biggest difference? Anna Paquin: For HBO, we shoot single camera, so it doesn’t feel any different to shooting a (movie). The place that I have experienced the […]


    Mary McDonnell on ‘Major Crimes’: There’s more to Sharon Raydor

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Chicago Tribune. When Capt. Sharon Raydor first took over the Major Crimes Division of the LAPD, her detectives were wary of the seemingly by-the-book former head of Internal Affairs who had given their former boss, Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson, such a hard time. As Season 2 of TNT’s hit drama “Major […]


    Spotlight: Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 22, 2020

    Article taken from Entertainment Weekly. A certain female presidential candidate has driven Mary McDonnell to abuse an unsuspecting piece of silverware. Rather than use the fork to poke at her poached eggs, McDonnell — who knows from female leadership after three seasons as President Laura Roslin on Sci Fi Channel’s Battlestar Galactica — smacks it against the […]


    MAJOR CRIMES: Mary McDonnell Interview

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from The TV Watchtower. Taking the helm of the new TNT drama series MAJOR CRIMES as it spins-off from THE CLOSER, Mary McDonnell embraces the challenge. In a recent press conference call, Mary talked candidly about both series and what to expect as THE CLOSER wraps and MAJOR CRIMES prepares for its debut. […]


    Mary McDonnell’s farewell–and her advice for understanding ‘Battlestar’

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from Los Angeles Times. Edward James Olmos and Mary McDonnell, the stars of “Battlestar Galactica” who have been appearing in New York the last two nights, have been saying official goodbyes. Last night at the U.N., McDonnell — photographed here at the embargoed finale screening in New York on Monday night — summed up the […]


    Performer of the Week: Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from TV Line. THE PERFORMER | Mary McDonnell THE SHOW | Major Crimes THE EPISODE | “Conspiracy Theory: Part 4” (Dec. 19, 2017) THE PERFORMANCE | What was most affecting about Mary McDonnell’s Major Crimes swan song (or, technically, penultimate episode) was the nature of the scene that came midway through the hour. Because yes, earlier in […]


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

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from Variety. Spoiler alert: Do not read unless you have watched “Conspiracy Theory Part 4,” the second of two “Major Crimes” episodes that aired on TNT Tuesday, Dec. 19. A shocking event occurred in the ninth episode of the final season of “Major Crimes”: The squad’s intrepid and dedicated leader, Sharon Raydor, who […]


    Major Crimes Boss: Final Season Features ‘Extraordinary’ Swan Song for Mary McDonnell and a ‘Defiant’ Closer

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from TVLine. Sensing that the end was nigh, Major Crimes creator James Duff says, “I felt like I had to write a finale that would be worthy of the series, and worthy of the cast.” But he also packed into the TNT drama’s 13-episode farewell run (launching tonight at 9/8c) an extra something extra, building up to its closer […]


    Laura Roslin, Mother of Humanity: How Battlestar Galactica Dismantles Stereotypes about Middle-Aged Women

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from The Sassy Lady Writes Battlestar Galactica is one of the most popular, most critically acclaimed and at the same time also most overlooked science fiction shows of the 21st century (no Emmy for actors, writers or directors, seriously?). Set mainly in space, at the brink of the end of humanity, it creates a […]


    The Battlestar Galactica Giggle Fit That Almost Got Mary McDonnell and Katee Sackhoff Fired?!

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from E!Online Syfy’s Battlestar Galactica is regarded as one of the best shows produced for television in recent memory. The science fiction drama touched on everything from human emotion to politics, after a devastating attack wiped out the majority of the human race. But what would it look like today? “It’s hard to […]


    ‘Battlestar Galactica’ reunion at ATX Television Festival reveals that the cylons never had a plan

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from Los Angeles Times For die-hard fans of the Syfy drama “Battlestar Galactica,” the closing night reunion panel at the ATX Television Festival was a treat-filled trip down memory lane. Seven key cast members — Edward James Olmos (Admiral Adama), Mary McDonnell (President Laura Roslin), Katee Sackhoff (Starbuck), James Callis (Gaius Baltar), Tricia […]


    Battlestar Galactica cast reunites to discuss show’s legacy

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from Entertainment Weekly After eight years, the crew of the Battlestar Galactica is back! At the ATX Television Festival’s main event Saturday night in Austin, Texas, the show’s cast and creator, Ronald D. Moore, reunited at the Paramount Theater for the Entertainment Weekly-sponsored panel. Joining Moore on stage: Edward James Olmos (William Adama), […]


    ‘Battlestar Galactica’ ATX Reunion Goes According to Plan (Sort Of)

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from Variety AUSTIN, Texas — The lively and laughter-filled “Battlestar Galactica” panel at the ATX Television Festival started to seem like an episode of the show about halfway through its nearly two-hour running time: Technical glitches garbled the Skype participation of cast member Jamie Bamber, who called in from France. Maybe it was […]


    Battlestar Galactica’s Mary McDonnell Talked Trump, Hillary, and Reading the Show in 2017 at a Special Reunion Event

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from Vulture Battlestar Galactica’s reputation as a powerful post-9/11 allegory preceded itself as the cast and creator Ronald D. Moore reunited Saturday at the closing night event of the 2017 ATX Television Festival. While there were plenty of funny audition stories and insider’s secrets to be shared — and no shortage of reminiscing […]


    Kyra Sedgwick, Liz Tigelaar & Mara Brock Akil Call For Gender Equality: “We’ve Been Working For Men For a Long Time” – ATX

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from Deadline “Honestly as an actor, I’ve spent much of my life making something better, or more three-dimensional than it is on the page,” Kyra Sedgwick said during a panel discussion entitled Complex, Not Complicated: A Look at a Woman’s Character at the ATX Television Festival.  “It’s hard to wait around for great […]


    The Comicpalooza Experience: A Love Letter To Mary McDonnell, Olivia Jane And Their Fans

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from Telfie As someone who has met quite a few people standing in the limelight, I feel eligible to say that, while most of them usually try to be friendly, very few of them are willing to encounter their fans with true and honest respect. I am not talking about when you run […]


    Fargo adds Battlestar Galactica veteran to cast

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from EW We may be a few episodes into Fargo season 3, but there’s a surprise addition to the cast that hasn’t yet been announced. Battlestar Galactica veteran and Major Crimes star Mary McDonnell has booked a guest arc on the FX drama. She plays “the so-called storage queen of The Great Lakes region, Ruby […]


    From Fans Point of View: Across the stars

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from Journeys of the soul Laura Roslin and Bill Adama are the leading characters of Battlestar Galactica, a SyFy (former SciFi) series which aired in the US between 2004 and 2009. BSG (as it is referred to by its fans) is undeniably an ensemble cast show, where secondary characters get their own fine […]


    Show Runner James Duff Shares 12 Things You Need to Know for Season 5B of Major Crimes

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from Parade Major Crimes returns for the second half of Season 5 tonight and things get personal for Captain Sharon Raydor (Mary McDonnell) when Deputy Chief Winnie Davis (guest star Camryn Manheim), who considers Sharon as competition for the promotion to Assistant Chief of the LAPD, which is currently being filled on a […]


    Major Crimes Boss Previews Andy’s Fate and the Fight for Taylor’s Job, Makes Us Very Afraid of Hit-and-Runs

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from TVLine Certain showrunners bring certain traits to the interview table. Marc Guggenheim isn’t afraid to call out ‘shippers. Yankees fan Adam Horowitz tries to slip in baseball “spoilers.” Shane Brennan practically wrote headlines for you (“Do not miss the first 45 seconds!”). As for Major Crimes creator James Duff? Over the years […]


    Why Battlestar Galactica‘s President Roslin Defies Political Stereotypes

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from TOR.Com Four years ago, a historic election rocked America…but 2008 was also the year Battlestar Galactica went off the air, to the dismay of fans everywhere. The story of our distant human relatives forever in conflict with their robot creations—The Cylons—was not only super entertaining, full of real drama and some of […]


    Does Major Crimes Have a Queer Character Problem?

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from Slate. TNT’s Major Crimes is what I think of as a whiplash show—one where I’ve never been quite sure how comfortable I should feel about its queer content. On one hand, it features a team of heterosexual cops who are unfailingly respectful of the LGBTQ victims and suspects they interact with, along […]


    ‘Major Crimes’ Star Mary McDonnell Talks Season Five, Character Development, Rusty, Shandy & More

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from TVWise When Kyra Sedgwick decided to leave her award winning role as Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson on The Closer after some seven seasons, James Duff and TNT executive Michael Wright soon settled on the notion of continuing the show with a new lead in the form of a spin-off titled Major Crimes. […]


    Sci-Fi Blast From The Past – Mary McDonnell Interview

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from SciFiAndTvTalk Once again, I  have decided to open up the interview vault and revisit some of the many interviews I have had the pleasure of writing over the years and that just appeared in-print and not on-line. Today’s interview is with Mary McDonnell, who talks about her work in Battlestar Galactica. Enjoy, and keep […]


    Five things on… Mary McDonnell (Sharon Raydor in Major Crimes on France 2)

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article translated from Programme TV Monday nights, France 2 airs Major Crimes, series lead by Mary McDonnell. Télé 2 semaines gives you five info on the actress. 1) She practiced synchronized swimming Mary McDonnell was born in 1952 in Pennsylvania. Since young age, she practiced synchonized swimming. Still today, she swims regularly, also to keep in shape. 2) She went […]


    From Battlestar Galactica to Major Crimes: retrospective on Mary McDonnell’s career

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article translated from Allocine Very well known to the fans of Battlestar Galactica, Mary McDonnell is filling out her career ever since 2012 already with the character of Captain Sharon Raydor in Major Crimes. We focus on her remarkable journey. A promising start A native of Pennsylvania in the United States, Mary McDonnell starts a […]


    Major Crimes Star Mary McDonnell Dishes On Sharon, Andy, Rusty And More

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from Parade Major Crimes continues toward the end of Season 4 tonight with the second of five special episodes, as they delve into an ongoing case that is proving more difficult to solve than normal. “In this case we didn’t know what was happening, and because it’s multiple crimes, a hot case and a […]


    ‘Dances With Wolves’ Star Mary McDonnell Visits Rosebud

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from Sicangu Scribe ROSEBUD – Mary McDonnell, the actress who played Stands With A Fist in the movie Dances With Wolves, spent the weekend in Rosebud. The actress attended SGU Founder’s Day activities over the weekend. She facilitated an acting class for interested people on the SGU campus on Friday morning. She also […]


    TNT’s ‘Major Crimes’ Renewed For Fifth Season

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from TV Wise TNT is far from done with Captain Sharon Raydor and the detectives of the Major Crimes Division. The Turner owned cable network has renewed their hit series Major Crimes for a fifth season, to air in 2016. While a final episode order has not been set, sources tell TVWise that […]


    Broken Glass awards celebrates women in film

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from The Desert Sun The word is out:  This Palm Springs Women In Film & TV (PSWIFT) luncheon event is more sophisticated and celebrity-packed than many evening galas. But then, what would you expect from an event run by the likes of  president Patti Gribow, co-chair ElaineChurch, vocal performer Patricia Welch,  interviewer Pattie Daly Caruso,  emcee Karen Devine and special events chair DeAnn Lubell-Ames; plus the […]


    How ‘Dances with Wolves’ Became an Unexpected Hit 25 Years Ago

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from ABC News Before “Waterworld,” Kevin Costner’s biggest gamble was “Dances with Wolves.” That the film — which was released 25 years ago today — went on to win seven of the 12 Academy Awards it was nominated for, including best picture and best director for Costner, grossed more than $400 million worldwide […]


    ‘Dances with Wolves’: 25 Fun Facts to Celebrate 25 Years

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from Bio “Dances with Wolves” opened in theaters 25 years ago today. Here’s a look back at some of the facts, figures, and stories behind the Oscar-winning phenomenon. In 1903, an outlaw bandit aimed his pistol at movie audiences and fired. It was a shot felt round the world. With the ten-minute-long The […]


    Jane Seymour, Mary McDonnell among PSWIFT honorees

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from The Desert Sun When Jane Seymour was growing up in England, she didn’t know there was such a thing as glass ceilings. It wasn’t till she tried her hand at Hollywood that she came upon a few stumbling blocks that gave her pause. She had just gotten the lead in “Dr. Quinn Medicine […]


    “Battlestar Galactica: Journey of the Soul”

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    The year 2015 marks the tenth anniversary of Ronald D. Moore’s re-imagined Battlestar Galactica (thank you, Lords of Kobol!). Never before have I felt the urge to write an article about a television series, and I hope this fact alone makes you want to know more; for instance, what could possibly cause this grown-up, levelheaded […]


    Broken Glass Award: Ads for Mary

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Because many couldn’t of course know and see all of the lovely ads that Mary got in support of her for the Broken Glass Award, I got my copy thanks to the wonderful Sue and so I thought you would have liked to see them. Please be aware that the quality in scanning isn’t the […]


    Mary McDonnell Talks ‘Major Crimes’, Transitioning Her Character From Villain To Hero And How Prepared She Is When She Gets On Set

    - Posted on September 21, 2020

    Article taken from Daily Actor Mary McDonnell stars as Los Angeles Police Captain Sharon Raydor on TNT’s Major Crimes, a role that she created first on the long-running series, The Closer. What’s interesting is that when her character first appeared on that show back in 2009, she was portrayed as a villain. Cut to today, […]


    Mary McDonnell And James Duff REDDIT Chat

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Hi Reddit! Mary McDonnell here! I have been many women in many different times. I’m currently Captain Sharon Raydor on Major Crimes, was the president of the universe on Battlestar Galactica, and a hard headed Stands With a Fist out on the prairie (to name a few). With Season 4 of Major Crimes now in […]


    Mary McDonnell And James Duff Spill Spoilers On The New Season Of Major Crimes

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Parade The LAPD Major Crimes team is back to work tonight when four wealthy one percenters are left lying in the back of an SUV outside the emergency room of a hospital. How they got there, what they had in common, and who shot them is the mystery that needs to be […]


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

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Times Union “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. […]


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

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from RARE Daily 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 […]


    Mary McDonnell charted her own path

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from The Bulletin 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. […]


    Mary McDonnell got it right by doing things backward

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from ArcaMax 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 […]


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

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from TV Weekly 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” (returning to TNT Monday) is themed around courage and we will see more shake-ups in relationships, more Flynn and […]


    ChannelGuide Interview with Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Channel Guide 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, […]


    People’s Light brings McDonnell and Strathairn back together for ‘Cherry Orchard’

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from philly.com Ibsen brought them together in director Emily Mann’s 1986 production of A Doll’s House. Nearly three decades later, Hollywood stars David Strathairn and Mary McDonnell once again will share a stage, albeit in less astringent material. The duo, whose film collaborations include Sneakers andPassion Fish, arrived in the region last week […]


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

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Phindie 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 […]


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

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Main Line Today tands 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 & Theatre Company as another […]


    Mary McDonnell returns to Pa. roots for debut at People’s Light & Theatre

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Ticket People’s Light continues its 40th anniversary season with “The Cherry Orchard” by Anton Chekhov, one of Russia’s most important literary figures, Feb. 11 through March 8. Former King of Prussia resident and Academy Award nominee Mary McDonnell, returns to her Pennsylvania roots for her debut at People’s Light. “The Cherry Orchard” […]


    Strathairn and McDonnell reunite for ‘Cherry Orchard’ in Malvern

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from WHYY David Strathairn and Mary McDonnell have co-starred in films like “Passion Fish,” “Matewan” and “Sneakers.” Lately, Strathairn has been splitting his time among roles in movies, television, and on stage. McDonnell — the winner of an Obie award in 1981 — has not been on stage in decades. She currently stars […]


    Mary McDonnell Interview

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Act TWO Online Mary McDonnell solves Major Crimes as TV’s most arresting 62-year-old detective. How does she look so gorgeous? “I don’t walk around looking the way I do on Major Crimes,” she says. “My hair isn’t perfect. My lashes aren’t as long. Genetically, I do have good hair, but I’m like […]


    Oscar Nominees Strathairn And McDonnell Star In ‘Cherry Orchard’ At People’s Light In Malvern

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from philly.com 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 […]


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

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Broadway World 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 […]


    Major Crimes series makes Mary McDonnell a straight shooter

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from The Australian ANDRE Braugher was ready to bolt. After three seasons of playing icy loner Detective Frank Pembleton on Homicide: Life on the Street, the actor was ready to move on, until writers decided his character would suffer a stroke that would force him to learn how to walk — and bark — […]


    ‘Major Crimes’: Sharon and Andy will discover feelings for each other when Season 3 continues

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Zap2It Sharon Raydor (Mary McDonnell) and Andy Flynn (Tony Denison) have one of those slow-burn television relationships that fans spend entire seasons shipping and waiting for the writers to make something of it. Now “Major Crimes”  Shandy fans will start to reap the rewards of their patience when the show returns Nov. 24 […]


    Mary McDonnell returns to ‘Major Crimes’

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Star Tribune Andre Braugher was ready to bolt. After three seasons of playing icy loner Detective Frank Pembleton on “Homicide: Life on the Street,” the actor was ready to move on — until writers decided his character would suffer a stroke that would force him to learn how to walk, and bark, […]


    ‘Major Crimes’ TNT News: Mary McDonnell Talks ‘Complicated’ Relationships As ‘Shandy’ Rumors Heat Up For Season 3

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from En Stars Mary McDonnell knows that people connect with her character Sharon Raydor on ‘Major Crimes.’ A huge fan hit on TNT, the show was just renewed for a fourth season and McDonnell said she likes that the show keeps “moving forward. Mary McDonnell knows that people connect with her character Sharon […]


    Antagonist/Protagonist – Both Sides Now: A Conversation with Major Crimes’ Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Daily Dragon Online Actress Mary McDonnell has once again returned to Dragon Con after a few years away. While she may always beBattlestar Galactica’s President Laura Roslin to many fans, I’m really enjoying her work on TNT’s Major Crimes where she plays Captain Sharon Raydor. McDonnell always brings a quiet power to […]


    Mary McDonnell talks about ‘Major Crimes,’ upcoming Dragon*Con appearance

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from AJC.com Mary McDonnell, who became a sci-fi darling on the acclaimed Syfy “Battlestar Galactica,” has found a second home  on cable TV on TNT’s “Major Crimes” as the steady, sturdy Capt. Sharon Raydor in L.A.’s Major Crimes division. The two audiences may not overlap much, but both fan bases will gravitate toward […]


    Mary McDonnell Previews Major Crimes’ Mother of a Clash: ‘Enough Is Enough!’

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from TV Line This Monday at 9/8c, TNT’s Major Crimes serves up a finale so dense with drama, it just might give you a heart attack. (Sorry, Fritz.Too soon?) For as the MCD’s investigation into the disappearances of a string of young girls leads to a turf battle with the S.O.B., Rusty’s mom pops […]


    Mary McDonnell: Exclusive Interview for Women of Upstate New York Magazine

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Women of upstate New York Magazine scans in gallery Mary McDonnell is one of Hollywood’s most recognizable leading ladies. Nominated for two Oscars — one in 1991 for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Dances With Wolves, she was again a nominee in 1993 for Best Actress in a Leading Role for […]


    Actress Mary McDonnell Says “It’s Time For a Female President!”

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Closer Weekly After playing the first lady in Independence Day and the first female president in Battlestar Galactica, Mary McDonnell tells Closer Weekly that she would like to see a real-life woman president — and she’d love if it were Hillary Clinton. “It would be extraordinary for everyone if Hillary runs and […]


    Hero Complex Film Festival: ‘Battlestar Galactica’ tribute hits emotional note

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from the Los Angeles Times Speaking at the fifth annual Hero Complex Film Festival on Friday, the cast and creator of “Battlestar Galactica” emphasized the emotional connection they still felt to the groundbreaking Sci Fi Channel (now Syfy) show that went off the air in 2009. “As far as I’m concerned, this is […]


    Major Crimes Season 3: The Closer Descendant from TNT Gets an Inception-Like Spin-Off

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Movie News Guide Fans of the hit crime procedural series are on a role after receiving some great news before the upcoming season 3 return of TNT’s “Major Crimes.” According to TV Line, the network is now thinking of having an “Inception-like” new show spin-off of “Major Crimes.” If ever the spin-off […]


    Mary McDonnell: At 60, Stardom Strikes

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Life Reimagined “I was at a certain age where I wondered if Hollywood would ever let me work again.” “There’s babe, district attorney and Driving Miss Daisy,” fumes Goldie Hawn’s character in The First Wives Club, uttering the much-quoted line lamenting the three stages for actresses. Mary McDonnell says that line speaks […]


    Patricia Sheridan’s Breakfast With … Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Born in Wilkes-Barre Oscar nominee Mary McDonnell has enjoyed a career on stage and screen that has spanned nearly 45 years. Her first Academy Award nomination came for playing Stands With a Fist in the 1990 epic film “Dances With Wolves.” The second was for “Passion Fish.” At 61, she […]


    Mary McDonnell on Spinoff Shows and Playing Someone Who Isn’t “Likable”

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Slate When the Kyra Sedgwick police procedural The Closer came to an end in August 2012, most of the show’s characters became part of a new series, Major Crimes. Leading the Major Crimes squad is Capt. Sharon Raydor (Mary McDonnell), who first appeared on The Closer as a meddling investigator from internal […]


    Mary McDonnell on Battlestar Galactica and going mute in front of Robert Redford

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article take from A.V. Club Welcome to Random Roles, wherein we talk to actors about the characters who defined their careers. The catch: They don’t know beforehand what roles we’ll ask them to talk about. The actor: Mary McDonnell got her start in the theater, earning acclaim for her stage performances before ever stepping in […]


    VIP: Mary McDonnell talks success and humility

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from USA Today ‘Major Crimes’ star dishes out advice on living life to fullest. With a sense of humor and a lot of humility, success in both your personal and professional life is yours for the taking, says Mary McDonnell, now starring on TNT’s Major Crimes, returning Monday (9 p.m. ET/PT). The Oscar-nominated […]


    Age part of role for ‘Major Crimes’ star Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 18, 2020

    Article taken from Dispatch When a Hollywood actress turns 40, the stream of job offers can turn into a trickle. Mary McDonnell hasn’t faced such an experience. The actress, whose film breakthrough came in Dances With Wolves (1990) and who is also known forIndependence Day (1996), is 61. She’s not only still working, she’s starring […]


    Major Crimes Season 2: What to Expect

    - Posted on September 17, 2020

    Article taken from TV Fanatic One year ago, Major Crimes premiered as a spinoff to the uber-popular The Closer, with fans wondering whether it would maintain the same audience levels and as its predecessor. With the answer now a strong affirmative, I stopped by the show’s set in Los Angeles recently to see what we’ll […]


    MAJOR CRIMES Intel: Mary McDonnell Talks Tom Berenger Joining Cast and Teasers for Season 2

    - Posted on September 17, 2020

    Article taken from The TV Addict Captain Sharon Raydor (Mary McDonnell)  has always been a bit of an enigma on the TNT drama series MAJOR CRIMES.  But as she took the orphaned Rusty (Graham Patrick Martin) under wing, we began to see a softer-side of the by-the-book police captain.  Looking to peel back yet another […]


    She’s the cool head of ‘Major Crimes’

    - Posted on September 17, 2020

    Article taken from philly.com “ONE OF the nice things about me,” Los Angeles Police Capt. Sharon Raydor (Mary McDonnell) tells a new assistant D.A. in tonight’s season premiere of TNT’s “Major Crimes,” “is that when I’m really unhappy about something, people never have to ask.” The line’s delivered in the beautifully modulated but very specific […]


    Mary McDonnell Talks Major Crimes Season 2 Premiere

    - Posted on September 17, 2020

    Article taken from TV Web TNT’s hit series The Closer aired its final episode last year after seven hit seasons, but a majority of the cast reprised their roles for the spin-off Major Crimes. Mary McDonnell joined the cast of the final season, to set up this new series as Captain Sharon Rayder, who has […]


    ‘Major Crimes’: Mary McDonnell says Raydor ‘deepens’ in Season 2

    - Posted on September 17, 2020

    Article taken from Los Angeles Times Capt. Sharon Raydor, one of the highest-ranking women in a fictional TV version of the Los Angeles Police Department, is the ultimate “Lean In” type of gal. Played by two-time Oscar nominee Mary McDonnell on TNT’s hit drama “Major Crimes,” this top cop spends her days putting away bad […]


    Mary McDonnell Previews Major Crimes Season 2, Introduction of Sharon’s Ex-Husband

    - Posted on September 17, 2020

    Article taken from TV Fanatic I recently had the opportunity to speak with Mary McDonnell of Major Crimes in anticipation of tomorrow’s Season 2 premiere of the TNT drama. And while our time was short, the actress offered some fascinating insights into various characters and how she successfully transitioned from one hit (The Closer) to another. […]


    Mary McDonnell opens up about her early years of struggle

    - Posted on September 17, 2020

    Article taken from Fans Share Mary McDonnell has been in the acting industry for many years She started out as a struggling actress on the Broadway stage Mary says that her struggles are what made her career It is probably fair to say that actress Mary McDonnell became known, following her role in the movie […]


    Interview: Mary McDonnell Is the Woman in Charge

    - Posted on September 17, 2020

    Article taken from Celebrity Extra Mary McDonnell and the rest of her crew are back on TNT June 10, when “Major Crimes” begins its second season. A successful spin-off of the equally successful “The Closer,” “Major Crimes” follows Mary’s Capt. Sharon Raydor, who took over the major crimes division last year when Dep. Chief Brenda […]


    Celebrity Extra Q and A

    - Posted on September 17, 2020

    Article taken from Celebrity Extra Q: I am so happy it’s summer, because that means all of my favorite TNT dramas are returning. I am particularly excited for “Major Crimes.” Can you give me any scoops on the upcoming season? — Gina R., via e-mail A: Well, I spoke with series star Mary McDonnell, and […]


    Mary McDonnell Up-Close

    - Posted on September 17, 2020

    Article taken from American Profile It’s been 22 years since Kevin Costner’s Oscar-winning movie “Dances with Wolves,” but actress Mary McDonnell still gets recognized as Stands with a Fist, her character from the film. “People say, ‘There’s the girl from the Indian movie,’” says McDonnell, 61, with a boisterous laugh. “I’m not exactly a girl […]


    MAJOR CRIMES: Mary McDonnell Interview at WB Mondo

    - Posted on September 17, 2020

    Article taken from The TV Watchtower Carrying the weight of transitioning a successful television series as it spins off into a new series is no easy feat.  Yet star Mary McDonnell made the transition between the TNT hit series THE CLOSER to MAJOR CRIMES look seamless. With a strong team of actors and characters aiding […]


    The Big Ask with Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 17, 2020

    Article taken from the Herald Sun MARY McDonnell shot to prominence in the Kevin Costner classic Dances with Wolves. She has since made an impression in Sneakers, Independence Day and Donny Darko. More recently, McDonnell has turned her talents to TV, playing Captain Sharon Raydor in The Closer. Major Crimes takes the squad of detectives […]


    Oscar nominee Mary McDonnell tackles new crime drama

    - Posted on September 17, 2020

    Article taken from Hello Magazine American actress Mary McDonnell can boast a wealth of acting experience, including two Oscar nominations for Dances with Wolves and Passion Fish, and she’s currently winning critical acclaim for her starring role in US TV drama Major Crimes. Mary, 60, didn’t always find the actor’s life so easy, and can […]


    Mary McDonnell Major Crimes Interview

    - Posted on September 17, 2020

    Article taken from Female First Major Crimes set new ratings records for American channel TNT in the States and now the Mary McDonnell starring crime show hits UK screens as itstarts tonight on The Universal Channel. From biting the bullet all too soon in Hollywood extravaganza Independence Day to helping Kevin Costner become one with […]


    Mary McDonnell savors her star role, but must work to reshape it, in ‘Major Crimes’

    - Posted on September 14, 2020

    Article taken from Daily News Millions dream of becoming the star of a major network drama, but for one actress, the dream come true led to some bittersweet moments. With the first season of “Major Crimes” under her belt, two-time Oscar nominee Mary McDonnell is now the star of one TNT’s most-watched dramas. But she’s […]


    Mary McDonnell Previews Major Crimes Finale, Shares Why Season 2 News Brought Such Relief

    - Posted on September 14, 2020

    Article taken from TV Line TNT’s Major Crimes ends Season 1 with a bang this Monday at 9/8c, when a sniper vexes the combined resources of Major Crimes and the FBI. Yet in doing so, the intense case brings Captain Sharon Raydor’s team closer than they’ve been since a certain Southern belle’s exit. TVLine invited […]


    Mary McDonnell on ‘Major Crimes’

    - Posted on September 14, 2020

    Article taken from Crave The star of TNT’s new spinoff from “The Closer” tells us what we can expect from Captain Raydor. When Mary McDonnell joined the cast of “The Closer,” she seemed like a thorn in Brenda Johnson’s side. But when “The Closer” ended and Kyra Sedgwick’s Brenda departed, McDonnell became the star of the […]


    Mary McDonnell on Battlestar Galactica popularity: ‘I’m not surprised’

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Digital Spy Mary McDonnell compares Battlestar Galactica to “a good wine”. Mary McDonnell has said she is not surprised by the lasting popularity ofBattlestar Galactica. McDonnell played cancer-riddled President Laura Roslin in the critically-acclaimed sci-fi series, which ended in 2010 after four seasons and two television movies. “I’m not surprised [at the […]


    Mary McDonnell On “Major Crimes” & “Battlestar Galactica” Interview

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Buzzy Mag Mary McDonnell looks very much at home on one of the sets forMAJOR CRIMES at Raleigh Studios in Los Angeles. In fact, the set is the home of her character, LAPD Captain Sharon Raydor. It’s one of the new ones that’s been built for the series, which is in its […]


    Major Crimes’ Mary McDonnell on Turning Capt. Raydor into the Hero

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from TV Guide Major Crimes star Mary McDonnell still isn’t exactly sure how she ended up as the star of TNT’s newest cop drama. The Battlestar Galactica alum first stepped into Capt. Sharon Raydor’s shoes during The Closer‘s fifth season, when her Internal Affairs investigation put her at odds with Brenda Leigh Johnson […]


    Profile | Mary McDonnell: ‘Closer’ spinoff yields a meatier role

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from The Columbus Dispatch When Mary McDonnell first appeared on The Closer three years ago, her character, Capt. Sharon Raydor of internal affairs, had one simple job — and not a nice one. “My sole purpose was to be a thorn in Brenda Leigh Johnson’s side,” McDonnell said. That series, starring Kyra Sedgwick, […]


    ‘Major Crimes’: Mary McDonnell on Taking Over From Kyra Sedgwick and Unexpected Challenges (Q&A)

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from The Hollywood Reporter McDonnell, who played Captain Raydor for three seasons on “The Closer,” spoke to THR about leading a new show, a possible Kyra Sedgwick appearance and what to expect in the coming episodes. Mary McDonnell is now in charge. The Closer may be over, but spinoff Major Crimes is keeping […]


    Mary McDonnell: ‘Major Crimes’ Has Kicks for ‘Closer’ Fans

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from AArp Now that the baton has been passed from “The Closer” to “Major Crimes,” will the new show maintain good momentum, or fade as the weeks go by? If we are to believe star Mary McDonnell, it will run its own race with lots of kicks ahead for fans. We caught up […]


    Mary McDonnell: High Hopes for 2nd Season of ‘Major Crimes’; Richard Benjamin’s Shifting View of ‘Portnoy’s Complaint’

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Creators With a debut that scored 7.2 million viewers for her “The Closer” spinoff, “Major Crimes” star Mary McDonnell is looking forward optimistically to word of a Season 2 sometime soon. “I can’t commit the network, because I don’t run it,” she says with a laugh. “But I will say TNT has […]


    ‘Major Crimes’ carries on ‘The Closer’s’ legacy

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Sioux City Journal LOS ANGELES — When “The Closer” ended and “Major Crimes” started, insiders wondered if there’d be a noticeable shift. “But it wasn’t any different,” says Raymond Cruz, who plays Detective Julio Sanchez.  “Major Crimes is “‘The Closer’ on steroids.” Most of the cast is the same; many of the […]


    James Duff and Mary McDonnell on Shifting From THE CLOSER to MAJOR CRIMES

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Give Me My Remote For THE CLOSER fans, tonight is going to be bittersweet — the long-running TNT series ends its run after seven years, but literally immediately after the finale ends, MAJOR CRIMES, THE CLOSER’s spinoff, debuts. And while the transition might seem natural — after all, THE CLOSER is going […]


    ‘Major Crimes’ premiere: Mary McDonnell picks up where Kyra Sedgwick’s ‘The Closer’ leaves off

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Zap2It What would “The Closer” be like without the closer? Viewers are about to find out: Literally on the heels of the finale of the much-acclaimed Kyra Sedgwick police saga — one of the top-rated dramas in basic cable history — TNT launches the spinoff series “Major Crimes” Monday, Aug, 13. The […]


    Kyra Sedgwick Says Goodbye To ‘The Closer;’ Mary McDonnell Makes Her Debut

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from The Huffington Post Kyra Sedgwick remembers how, in 2005, she almost did not take the role of Brenda Leigh Johnson on TNT’s hit crime series “The Closer.” Now, seven years and one Emmy later, Sedgwick is bidding goodbye to the role that changed her career and the careers of other actresses in […]


    Mary McDonnell: ‘I had chemistry with Kyra Sedgwick on The Closer’

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Digital Spy Mary McDonnell reflects on her time on The Closer with Kyra Sedgwick. Mary McDonnell has confessed that she will miss working with Kyra Sedgwick on The Closer. The actress, whose Closer character is moving on to the spinoff series Major Crimes upon the former’s end, reflected on the pair’s close […]


    Mary McDonnell, ‘Major Crimes’ Take Their Place at Last

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from AArp So, the long goodbye is almost over.  After a year of talking about the end of “The Closer” and the beginning of “Major Crimes” — the departure of  Kyra Sedgwick and the promotion of Mary McDonnell — the transition finally is taking place tomorrow night (8/13).  Beginning at 9 o’clock, “The […]


    ‘Major Crimes’: Mary McDonnell goes from outsider to insider on TNT’s ‘Closer’ spinoff

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Zap2It Sharon Raydor was a thorn in the side of the Major Crimes squad on “The Closer.” She’s still a thorn in the squad’s side now — she just happens to be their boss too. Last week’s debut of “Major Crimes,” which spun off from “The Closer” to big ratings, saw Raydor […]


    Major Crimes interview w/Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Fellowship of Fools The FoF particpated in an interview with Mary McDonnell regarding her new show, Major Crimes.  Major Crimes premieres on TNT, August 13 at 10 pm Easter Time/Pacific on TNT. Question:  Now obviously you’ve been a part of this group for a while, and Major Crimes has a built-in audience. […]


    We Shine the Spotlight on Mary McDonnell, Who Dishes on THE CLOSER Coming to an End and What Fans Can Expect From Her MAJOR CRIMES Spin-Off

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from The TV Addict Taking the helm of the new TNT drama series MAJOR CRIMES as it spins-off from THE CLOSER, Mary McDonnell embraces the challenge. In a recent press conference call, Mary talked candidly about both series and what to expect as THE CLOSER wraps and MAJOR CRIMES prepares for its debut. […]


    Same show, different closer

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from New York Post There’s a new closer in town. She’s diligent, brusque and tough — maybe too tough. After Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson’s last case is filed next month, she’ll be succeeded by the cold, meddling thorn in her side, Capt. Sharon Raydor, played by Mary McDonnell, on “Major Crimes,” the […]


    ‘Major Crimes’ Mary McDonnell: ‘Dances With Wolves’ stardom was ‘fascinating’

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Zap2It Mary McDonnell is grateful to continue playing a police captain, since she knows she could have been cast as frontier women for a long time. The actress’ Oscar-nominated breakthrough part, as Stands With a Fist in Kevin Costner‘s award-winning 1990 movie “Dances With Wolves,” planted a certain image of her in […]


    Sci-Fi Blast From The Past – Mary McDonnell (Battlestar Galactica)

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from SciFiAndTvTalk In today’s Sci-Fi Blast From The Past, the always lovely and incredibly talented Mary McDonnell talks about Laura Roslin’s involvement in Seasons One and Two of Battlestar Galactica. Not long ago, Laura Roslin was Secretary of Education for the Twelve Colonies of Kobol. That was before the Cylons launched a devastating surprise […]


    Scoop from The Closer’s 100th Episode Celebration

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from TV Guide A dark cloud looms over The Closer, as Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson (Kyra Sedgwick) continues her work with the overhanging threat of a lawsuit that has already put her at odds with her colleagues. But even as we get much anticipated closure at the end of Season 7, some […]


    Mary McDonnell says the “Battlestar Galactica” legacy lives on

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from HollywoodLife.Com HollywoodNews.com: Speaking of Emmy dress plans, nominee Mary McDonnell (“The Closer”) reports, “As a matter of fact, I’m in the thick of it right now. I think we’ve found a stylist we’ll be working with. As I’m sure you’re well-aware, there’s a whole series of events that go on in a […]


    Sci-fi women more than hot babes

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from CNN “Women and men of the fleet: This is your president. We have come to a crossroads in our long and painful journey,” Laura Roslin tells the survivors of humanity’s near-destruction while a mutiny rages on. That women get addressed first, and that a woman has authority over the last human population, […]


    The Closer’s Dark Twist: Mary McDonnell Dishes on What’s Next and Brenda/Raydor Bonding

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from TV Line TNT’s The Closer (Mondays at 9/8c) closed its seventh season opener with a jaw-dropper, capping an already intense hour by having Chief Delk (played by Courtney B. Vance) suddenly gasp, twitch and collapse to the squad room floor. While devastating in its own right, the downed officer also came on […]


    The Sunday Conversation: Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from the Los Angeles Times When TNT’s crime drama “The Closer” returns for its seventh season on Monday, Oscar-nominated film, stage and TV actress Mary McDonnell, 59, comes back as a series regular — the crisp internal affairs officer Capt. Sharon Raydor. The Emmy-winning series starring Kyra Sedgwick as LAPD Deputy Chief Brenda […]


    The Closer Spin-Off: “The Dynamics Are Going to Change”

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from TV Guide Brenda Leigh Johnson is by no means done squeezing confessions out of criminals on The Closer, but already the TNT show, which premieres its seventh and final season on July 11, is setting the scene for its new spinoff, Major Crimes. “We’ve talked about Major Crimes on the episodes we’ve […]


    Mary McDonnell Talks On Lyme Disease

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from LymeBites.Com A friend posted this on facebook tonight, Mary is the spokesperson for the Lyme Disease Association (www.lymediseaseassociation.org).  I really love the way she discusses the grief of Lyme disease.  When she talks about going from being in charge of million dollar budgets to not being able to Target I can relate.  Until […]


    ‘Battlestar’ star Mary McDonnell’s leadership isn’t just an act

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from LEXGO Even if you don’t immediately equate the name of Mary McDonnell with that of Battlestar Galactica‘s President Laura Roslin, you’ve surely seen her. The hard-working actress has been seen everywhere. She was on Oscar ballots twice in the ’90s, including her role as Stands With a Fist, opposite Kevin Costner, in […]


    A Conversation with Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from The Rambler The Rambler arranged for me to speak with this year’s Kenan Lecturer, Mary McDonnell, an actress best known for her role as Laura Roslin on Battlestar Galactica. We spoke about her experiences working in television and the opportunities that have arisen from it, a discussion which became one of the […]


    Mary McDonnell Tangles With Kyra Sedgwick On The Closer

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from HairBoutique.Com Kyra Sedgwick who is spectacular as Chief Brenda Lee Johnson recently had a hard day on the most recent episode of TNT’s fabulous series the Closer. In the episode dated June 22, 2009 – Red Tape – guest star Mary McDonnell (President Laura Roslin in Battlestar Galactica) played an internal affairs […]


    A message from the President before Fan Expo

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from NOW Toronto Battlestar Galactica (BSG) lovers checking out Fan Expo Canada (Aug. 28-30 at the Metro Convention Centre, 222 Bremner) may want to aim for Friday or Saturday. That’s when Mary McDonnell, President Laura Roslin on the lauded series – which wrapped its fourth and final season this past spring – will […]


    “The Heart of the Female Warrior” – A Sitrep Interview with Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Galactica Sitrep For the third in the Sitrep’s exclusive series of interviews with the participants in this Friday’s panel Battlestar Galactica: Cyborgs on the Horizon, I had the opportunity to speak with the brilliant Mary McDonnell. By way of introduction, all I’ll say is this: Mary McDonnell is President Roslin. She really […]


    Interview: Mary McDonnell [Battlestar Galactica]

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from SciFi Now Battlestar is drawing to a close now of course, but have you been happy with the progression of your character? I have, truly. And surprised quite often, you know what I mean? That’s part of why I’m so happy, that things would emerge from the writers that I hadn’t really […]


    Battlestar Galactica’s Mary McDonnell saw hope in series’ end

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Blastr Battlestar Galactica star Mary McDonnell, who played Laura Roslin, told SCI FI Wire that she found her character’s fate in the series finale on Friday to be “very eloquent, very hopeful and very necessary.” (Big spoilers ahead if you haven’t seen the finale!) Roslin finally succumbed to her disease in the […]


    Mary McDonnell Talks ‘Battlestar’ Finale

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Page Six By now we’ve all seen how “Battlestar Galactica” ends — what did you think? Like, love or loathe? Personally, I found the two hours to be a triumph as far as series’ finales go. Sure, there were about 8 million endings, but with so many loose threads to be tied […]


    See you on the other side: ‘Battlestar Galactica’s’ series finale, ‘Daybreak’

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from the Chicago Tribune (check this for full article report and more info) Remarks by Edward James Olmos, Mary McDonnell, Ron Moore and David Eick after the finale screening on March 16. I have not transcribed every single word of this panel. Because at this stage, my fingers are in danger of falling […]


    Battlestar Galactica: Watched The Finale? Still Got Questions? We’ve Got Answers!

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Discover Magazine Earlier this week in New York,Battlestar Galactica‘s co-creators David Eick and Ron Moore, along with cast membersMary McDonnell(President Roslin) and Edward James Olmos (Admiral Adama), sat down with the press for a Q&A session following a screening of the last episode. We were just as brimming with questions as you […]


    ‘Battlestar Galactica’: Presenting the president, Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Los Angeles Times From fledging and reluctant politician to ballot-box-stuffing strongwoman, Mary McDonnell’s Laura Roslin has grown during “Battlestar Galactica,” possibly more than any other character. Suffering through cancer before our eyes while trying to help lead humanity to the promised land, the president of the colonies was a journey for McDonnell, […]


    President Roslin Speaks — Q&A With ‘Battlestar Galactica’s’ Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Zap2It Tonight’s cuppa: decaf Irish breakfast tea With only a few episodes left of Sci Fi Channel’s “Battlestar Galactica,” airing Fridays, fans will soon know the ultimate fates of all the characters — and one of the most interesting is likely to be that of President Laura Roslin (Mary McDonnell). Simultaneously battling […]


    The Night Battlestar Galactica Took Over The U.N.

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from io9 Last night, I sat among the Twelve Colonies with Admiral Adama and President Roslin at the United Nations’ ECOSOC Chamber, to talk about human rights issues, and fill the space with “So Say We All.” Backed by the bizarre red-and-white U.N. curtains, Ronald D. Moore, Edward James Olmos, Mary McDonnell and […]


    ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Exclusive: Mary McDonnell’s Secret Revealed!

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Entertainment Weekly If you suspected there was a twist surrounding Mary McDonnell’s three-episode Grey’s Anatomy arc, congratulations, you were right. Turns out her character, a celebrated cardiac surgeon brought in to boost Seattle Grace’s national ranking beginning Nov. 13, is living with Asperger’s syndrome. “Shonda [Rhimes] thought it would be interesting to […]


    ‘Battlestar Galactica’ President Mary McDonnell Talks Laura Roslin, Lee, Adama and More

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Zap2It After seeing Battlestar Galactica‘s epic mid-season finale last week, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Mary McDonnell (pictured left) to discuss her character’s presidency, her relationships and how she, as an actor, sees the overall story. She also gave up a tease or two about what we can expect […]


    Battlestardom: Conversations with Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Flow Journal On March 2, 2007, Brown University had the honor of hosting Mary McDonnell, the acclaimed actress who portrays President Laura Roslin on Battlestar Galactica, at a panel discussion entitled “(Re)Producing Cult TV“. Following an introduction by Lynne Joyrich and short talks by Melanie Kohnen, Alanna Thain, David Bering-Porter, and Julie Levin […]


    Transcript: Our chat session with Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Los Angeles Times The Emmy candidacy of Mary McDonnell is one of the most intriguing mysteries this year. Putting things into an astrological context, her Emmy stars have lined up perfectly. If she’s ever going to break into those awards big time, it’s now. TV critics have been gushing and cheering “Battlestar […]


    “Galactica” stars talk about the shocking finale!

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Entertainment Weekly See how ”Galactica” stars Mary McDonnell and Edward James Olmos reacted to the series finale’s shocking twists, and what exec producer Ronald Moore says about the future, including ”Pegasus” and ”Caprica” If you didn’t see Battlestar Galactica’s mind-blowing season finale last night, stop reading right now, because this Q&A — […]


    Mary McDonnell: Will Galactica’s Prez Get Emmy’s Vote?

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from TV Guide the topics are vipers, U.S. presidents, and whether a show such as BSG— and herself, in particular — can ever convert Emmy buzz into grabbable gold. TV Guide: You seem to have a flair for playing women who persevere in the face of extraordinary personal hardships — Passion Fish, Dances […]


    Event Horizon: ‘Battlestar Galactica’

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Backstage Battlestar Galactica, Sci Fi Channel’s gritty reimagining of the 1970s classic, is known for sinking its teeth into big, soul-altering issues — life, death, religion, war — and exploring the darkest corners of the human heart. The show somehow manages to rip our guts out each and every week, and yet […]


    A season of ‘Galactica’ proportions ready for launch

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from USA Today Last season’s finale of Battlestar Galactica, the Sci Fi series that takes place after a war between Cylon robots and humans, was a shocker. President Laura Roslin lost her office to mad scientist Gaius Baltar, who promised settlement on the planet New Caprica. Then the show jumped a year to […]


    The Other Within: David Eick, Mary McDonnell, and James Callis on Battlestar Galactica, Season Three

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Slant Magazine For Battlestar Galactica‘s cast, the storylines of the show’s third season (which starts Friday night at 9 p.m. Eastern) caused some soul-searching. In one thread, the human citizens of New Caprica, which is occupied by their robotic Cylon enemy, consider forming an insurgency, and contemplate the use of suicide bombers. “I […]


    Battlestar Galactica 2K cast interview

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Trip Hammered (check the source for more BSG actors’s Q&A) Do you want Laura to turn out to be a cylon? I don’t think about it much. I prefer not to think about it. It’s being asked of me more and more, because now, of course, she does have cylon DNA in […]


    Fundraiser with Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Lyme Disease Association The Lyme Disease Association and the Greenwich Lyme Disease Task Force are hosting Time for Lyme in New York on October 18 at Manhattan’s Sky Club at 200 Park Ave. on the 56th floor. The event will raise funds for Lyme disease research and education, and will consist of […]


    Actress Mary McDonnell Dances with Lyme Fundraiser

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Lyme Disease Association Oscar-nominated Actress Mary McDonnell will serve as honorary chairperson of a benefit dinner to raise money to create the first Lyme disease research center of its kind in the United States at Columbia University. The Time for Lyme benefit dinner, which is open to the public, will be emceed […]


    TV? Movies? That’s Old Hat

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Los Angeles Times Most of the actors in the young LA Stage & Film company have already made it to Hollywood. What they really want to do is perform onstage. Either the place was a destination for the hungry hordes or a waiting room for heaven. The room Mary McDonnell is sitting […]


    Prime Time: Never The Ingenue, Mary Mcdonnell Gives Dark Side A Different Wrinkle

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from the Chicago Tribune LOS ANGELES — “As a culture, we’re afraid of women who don’t behave properly,” says actress Mary McDonnell. “I find that a trap as a woman, and it’s certainly a trap as an artist because you don’t really get full expression.” McDonnell, who came to prominence with her Oscar-nominated […]


    Acting Her Age: For Mary Mcdonnell, Being Unglamorous Is Paying Off

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Chicago Tribune LOS ANGELES — “Big hair!” she screams-sotto voce because the CNN crew is still packing up in the next room-and grabs her cropped cranberry-colored tresses, winging them out. “The worst in high school, right?” Standing next to the room service tray pulling raviolis off a plate with her fingers, Mary […]


    Hollywood’s Late Bloomer: Shy At First, Mary Mcdonnell Has A Blossoming Film Career

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from the Chicago Tribune It’s a given in the movie industry that Hollywood’s endangered species is the actress aged 35 to 45-at least in terms of work opportunities. But here’s Mary McDonnell, defying the odds, blossoming at 40. Her latest movie is “Passion Fish,” which audiences and critics have applauded. The Foreign Press […]


    Mary McDonnell is one of those increasingly rare performers…

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from UPI HOLLYWOOD — Mary McDonnell is one of those increasingly rare performers who come to Hollywood from Broadway to become movie actresses as opposed to movie stars. Artistic pretentions aside, the New York theater is a better place to steep performers in the refinements of acting than is TV, which transforms a […]


    At the Movies

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from The New York Times McDonnell After ‘Wolves’ “It’s been great, really,” said Mary McDonnell. “I’ve been reading lots and lots of scripts.” The actress — a nominee for an Academy Award as best supporting actress for her portrayal of Stands With a Fist, the settler’s daughter brought up by Indians in Kevin […]


    MARY MCDONNELL: Stands With the Pioneers

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from Los Angeles Times Mary McDonnell has gone from the plains of South Dakota to the plains of Nebraska. The 37-year-old actress won acclaim and an Oscar nomination for her performance in Kevin Costner’s “Dances With Wolves,” as Stands With a Fist, a white woman raised by the Sioux. Now McDonnell is starring […]


    Mary McDonnell Builds a Bridge Across Cultures

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from New York Times Mary McDonnell had played many kinds of women on stage and film — a boarding house proprietor, a lesbian feminist, a social worker, a beleaguered yuppie — but how would she perform as a white woman who had lived virtually all her life on the prairie with the Lakota […]


    The Metabolism of Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from donshewey.com Even when the plays at the annual O’Neill Playwrights’ Conference don’t excite anyone, the actors often do. One of the stars of this summer’s conference, playing three different brands of Italian womanhood, was Mary McDonnell, an actress previously unknown even to many of her colleagues at the O’Neill. To those who […]


    A Bitter Role Brings This Actress Sweet Acclaim

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Article taken from philly.com NEW YORK — Back in 1987, shortly after John Sayles’ Matewan was released, the director talked to Mary McDonnell, who played Emma Radnor in his mining-town drama, about an idea he had for another film. It was a vague something-or-other about ”this woman who is very bitter – that was practically […]


    Tavis Smiley: Full Transcript

    - Posted on September 12, 2020

    Transcript taken from Tavis Smiley’s site. The two-time Oscar nominee talks about her role as Capt. Raydor, first seen in The Closer and now in the spin-off series, Major Crimes. Long known for her work in the theater and on both the big and small screens, Mary McDonnell has an impressive array of credits. Her extensive film work […]


    Behind the Curtain with Mary McDonnell: Reddit, Product Placement, and Her Message to Millennial Feminists

    - Posted on September 11, 2020

    Article taken from Mostly Mary. Mary McDonnell is a busy woman. The second season of her hit show on TNT, Major Crimes, was just extended to 19 episodes. She’ll be shooting through Thanksgiving of this year, leaving her little time to join her fellow BSG alums on the convention circuit. She’s finding new ways to stay connected with […]


    Legal Disclaimer

    - Posted on September 7, 2020

    Mary McDonnell Vault at MaryMcDonnell.org (“site”) is an unofficial, non-profit fan-site run by a fan and is in no way affiliated with Mary McDonnell, her management, her family or friends, or any other party that represents her in an official capacity. This website aims is to provide a comprehensive resource for information to educate visitors […]


    Privacy Tools

    - Posted on August 23, 2020

    Battlestar Galactica Mini-Series HD Screencaptures

    - Posted on July 7, 2020

    Thanks to my lovely friends at Tricia Helfer Fan, I managed to get copy of bluray version of BSG Miniseries so I could replace the screencaptures of Mary McDonnell with better quality ones. Take a look and enjoy! Television Series > Battlestar Galactica (Mini-Series) > Part 1 Screencaptures Television Series > Battlestar Galactica (Mini-Series) > […]


    Happy Birthday, Mary!

    - Posted on April 28, 2020

    Another year has passed and the birthday of our precious lady Mary McDonnell has come again. The current situation makes it difficult, many birthdays can’t be celebrated big, but the spirit is there. So join me in wishing Mary a very happy birthday, full of love and joy with her beloved ones. May this life […]


    Art by Fans

    - Posted on April 28, 2020

    Banners Cartoons & Comics Drawings Icons Paintings


    McCarter LIVE: In Conversation With Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on April 23, 2020

    Check out on youtube the live zoom panel of Mary McDonnell with McCarter Theatre and Emily Mann that happened on Friday, April 17.


    Mary McDonnell to attend ClexaCon

    - Posted on February 27, 2020

    Just announced on twitter that Mary is heading to Las Vegas in April for ClexaCon. Get info and tickets on their official site She's an Oscar nominated actress, awesome ally and will always be our President, please welcome the absolute legend, Mary McDonnell @MaryMcDonnell10, to #ClexaCon2020! #DanceswithWolves #Fargo #BattlestarGalactica #MajorCrimes pic.twitter.com/YOgm6tN1q1 — ClexaCon (@ClexaCon) February […]


    Mary McDonnell to attend The Great Philadelphia Comic Con

    - Posted on January 22, 2020

    Announced a few hours ago that Madam President, Mary McDonnell will be joining the comic con in Philadelphia this April. Info and tickets at www.philadelphiacomiccon.com.


    Birthday Gift: Battlestar Galactica Stills Additions

    - Posted on December 31, 2019

    And here we reached the last day of this celebration, being also the last day of the year, I wanted to leave it with a bang so this obviously lead me to Battlestar Galactica. There has been a major update of missing images through the whole series and reorganizing of misplaced ones. Thanks for sticking […]


    Birthday Gift: The Closer Behinds and Stills Additions

    - Posted on December 30, 2019

    Staying focused on Sharon Raydor, on our third day we dive into The Closer and enjoy additional photos of Mary McDonnell from season 6 and 7 of the series. Take a look! Television Series > The Closer > Season 6 > Behind The Scenes > 6×02 – Help Wanted Television Series > The Closer > […]


    Birthday Gift: Major Crimes Season 1 BTS and Stills update

    - Posted on December 29, 2019

    On our second day we explore the world of Major Crimes, season 1. I have uploaded and upgraded the quality of many behind the scenes and promotional stills featuring Mary McDonnell. Take a look and enjoy! Television Series > Major Crimes > Season 1 > Behind The Scenes > 1×01 – Reloaded Television Series > […]


    Birthday Gift: Movie Productions Images Additions

    - Posted on December 28, 2019

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MARY MCDONNELL VAULT! Every year, when 28th december comes, I feel like I’m the luckiest girl on the planet to have the honor and priviledge to be working on this fansite and with every new update loving more the wonderful woman that is Mary McDonnell. FIVE YEARS, guys it’s been 5 years. This […]


    BRICKS & MORTAR Newspaper 2019 HQ Scans

    - Posted on November 5, 2019

    The gallery has been updated with HQ scans of BRICKS & MORTAR: Life In And Around Princeton Vol. 6 – Fall/Winter 2019 featuring an article on Mary McDonnell and her play Gloria: A Life. Take a look and enjoy! Magazines & Scans > 2019 > BRICKS & MORTAR: Life In And Around Princeton Vol. 6 […]


    Major Crimes Season 1 Screencaptures Upgraded

    - Posted on November 1, 2019

    With a little bit of time, I’m going to switch all of Major Crimes screencaptures of Mary McDonnell with higher quality ones. For now I started with season 1, ah so many memories! Television Series > Major Crimes > Season 1 > Episode Screencaptures


    Dallas Fan Days photos

    - Posted on October 20, 2019

    First day of Dallas Fan Days is going by and we already got some fan donations from the panel Mary McDonnell did some hours ago. These photos were kindly donated to Mary McDonnell Vault by Elizabeth to whom I am extremely grateful for the generosity. Please do not repost without consent! Public Appearances > 2019 […]


    “For All Mankind” Premiere

    - Posted on October 16, 2019

    What a lovely surprise to wake up to. Last night, Mary McDonnell and Edward James Olmos participated to the world premiere of “For All Mankind”, a new Apple TV show of which Ron Moore (Battlestar Galactica) is one of the creators. Take a look in the gallery for HQ photos from the event! Public Appearances […]


    Mary McDonnell on Gloria Steinem – Gloria: A Life

    - Posted on September 25, 2019

    Actor Mary McDonnell talks about Gloria Steinem and playing her in her new play Gloria: A Life, now in theater through October 6. For info and tickets check www.mccarter.org


    Mary McDonnell to attend Dallas FAN EXPO Convention!

    - Posted on September 18, 2019

    Prepare your luggage, cause Madam President is going to Dallas on 19th and 20th of October to Dallas FAN EXPO. Info and tickets at their website


    “Gloria: A Life” Photos

    - Posted on September 14, 2019

    A bunch of photos from broadwayworld.com of Mary McDonnell for “Gloria: A Life” got added to the gallery. Take a look and enjoy! Theatre Stages > Gloria: A Life > Photos


    ‘Gloria A life’ kicks off new season at McCarter Theatre

    - Posted on August 25, 2019

    The McCarter Theatre Center in Princeton is opening its season with a play about feminist icon Gloria Steinem. Titled Gloria: A Life, it was written by the theatre’s longtime resident playwright, Emily Mann, who says Steinem asked her to write “the story of the women’s movement through her life.” Two-time Academy Award nominee, Mary McDonnell, […]


    Magazine Clippings from various years

    - Posted on August 24, 2019

    I added to the gallery a few clippings of magazines from different years, among which, one promotional ad for Mary’s upcoming play Gloria: A Life. Take a look and enjoy! Magazines & Scans > 2019 > Smithsonian Associates Program – February Magazines & Scans > 2019 > Town Topics Newspaper – August 7 Magazines & […]


    McCarter Live at the Library Featuring Emily Mann and Mary McDonnell

    - Posted on July 27, 2019

    Tuesday, August 27, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm McCarter Theatre Center’s Artistic Director and Resident Playwright Emily Mann will be joined in conversation by stage, film, and television actor Mary McDonnell who plays the role of Gloria Steinem in McCarter’s upcoming production of “Gloria: A Life,”written and restaged by Mann. The two will speak about their decades-long friendship and artistic […]


    Veronica Mars: 4×08 “Years, Continents, Bloodshed” Screencaptures

    - Posted on July 21, 2019

    As many of you already know, Hulu dropped the episodes of season 4 of Veronica Mars one week earlier. Mary’s scenes aren’t really spoilering anything just by watching but watch at your own will. Veronica and Keith follow a new lead, and discover another victim. Matty follows her own instincts, landing herself dangerously close to […]


    Mary McDonnell to Star as Gloria Steinem in Gloria: A Life in New Jersey

    - Posted on July 17, 2019

    Emily Mann’s play, seen Off-Broadway last season, will begin performances at the McCarter Theatre Center in September. Two-time Oscar nominee Mary McDonnell (Dances With Wolves, Passion Fish) will star as Gloria Steinem in the McCarter Theatre Center production of Gloria: A Life, which will begin previews September 6 in Princeton, New Jersey. Playwright Emily Mann, who […]


    Public Appearances Update

    - Posted on July 10, 2019

    A few albums from different events have been updated with additional images of Mary McDonnell. Take a look and enjoy! Public Appearances > 1993 > Jan 23: 50th Annual Golden Globe Awards Public Appearances > 1993 > Mar 29: 65th Annual Academy Awards Public Appearances > 1993 > Nov 11: ‘Passion Fish’ Screening – Party […]


    Mary McDonnell to play Gloria Steinem in Theatre

    - Posted on June 29, 2019

    The announcement is finally in: Mary McDonnell will be playing Gloria Steinem in theatre this fall in “Gloria: A Life” a production by Emily Mann. Mary made the announcement herself in her instastories and at the theatre official website you can find already a few info, check it out!


    Gloria: A Life

    - Posted on June 29, 2019

    Mary McDonnell to attend GermanComicCon

    - Posted on June 27, 2019

    She is doing it again, this time in Dortmund for the winter. December 7-8, 2019 meet Mary McDonnell at GermanComicCon Dortmund.


    Mary McDonnell to attend GalaxyCon Raleigh

    - Posted on June 27, 2019

    SpaceParents are at it again. By the end of next month, meet Mary McDonnell and Edward James Olmos at GalaxyCon Raleigh, in North Carolina.


    German Comic Con: ‘Battlestar Galactica’ Panel

    - Posted on June 16, 2019

    And for the second and last day of the German Comic Con, SpaceParents Edward James Olmos and Mary McDonnell, attended another panel for Battlestar Galactica. Today as well Britta donated her photos to the Mary McDonnell Vault. Public Appearances > 2019 > Jun 16 | German Comic Con: ‘Battlestar Galactica’ Panel


    German Comic Con: ‘Battlestar Galactica’ Panel

    - Posted on June 15, 2019

    The first day of German Comic Con has passed and the lovely Britta donated us some photos from the BSG Panel with Edward James Olmos and Mary McDonnell. Take a look and enjoy! Public Appearances > 2019 > Jun 15 | German Comic Con: ‘Battlestar Galactica’ Panel


    Public Appearances Photos Additions

    - Posted on June 6, 2019

    Wandered a little into my archive folders and found a few photos of Mary McDonnell from various events during the years. Take a look and enjoy! Public Appearances > 2013 > Sep 20: Entertainment Weekly’s Pre-Emmy Party Public Appearances > 2013 > Jul 24: TNT’s 25th Anniversary Party Public Appearances > 2013 > Feb 10: […]


    Mary McDonnell to attend German Comic Con

    - Posted on June 5, 2019

    Mary McDonnell is headed to Münich next week for the German Comic Con, with her long time friend Edward James Olmos. Space Parents reunite in Germany again. As they announced on facebook, you can still buy tickets on their site. So pack your stuff and get ready for the fun.


    One year from FedCon27

    - Posted on May 20, 2019

    It has been a year already, a year I met Mary McDonnell. Doesn’t seem like it but it was and the lovely Sandra contributed into the anniversary celebration donating her pictures from the SpaceParents Panel which actually happened exactly a year ago on this day. How lovely of a coincidence? Take a look and enjoy […]


    ER Screencaptures Replacement

    - Posted on May 10, 2019

    There you go, finally found some time to replace the old screencaptures of ER featuring Mary McDonnell with some higher quality ones. Take a look and enjoy! Television Series > ER > Screencaptures


    Mary McDonnell stops by Good Day DC

    - Posted on April 30, 2019

    Thanks to Sara for the heads up, Mary was interviewed by Good Day DC prior AwesomeCon to start during the week-end and she briefly talked about some of her past roles, what’s ahead for her in her career, the podcast and the fundraiser. Take a look and enjoy both the video and the photos in […]


    Happy Birthday, Mary!

    - Posted on April 28, 2019

    Yes, another year the earth rounded on itself and around the sun and we arrived to Mary McDonnell’s birthday! Mary, every year passing you become more beautiful, wise and inspiring to a whole generation of both young and older women (a few guys too!) fanart created by IlariaSco_ And in light of this inspiration, we […]


    TV Serien Highlights – German Magazine Additions

    - Posted on April 7, 2019

    The lovely Andrea donated two german magazines featuring Battlestar Galactica to Mary McDonnell Vault. Take a look and enjoy! Magazines & Scans > 2009 > TV Serien Highlights (Germany) – March Magazines & Scans > 2009 > TV Serien Highlights (Germany) – August


    FedCon 2018 Videos

    - Posted on April 4, 2019

    FedCon official Youtube account put online the videos of the panels Mary McDonnell did during the week-end in Bonn, back in May 2018. Take a look and enjoy! FedCon 2018: Mary McDonnell Panel FedCon 2018: Battlestar Galactica Cast Panel FedCon 2018: Mary McDonnell and Edward James Olmos Panel


    Veronica Mars

    - Posted on April 3, 2019

    Veronica Mars: Mary McDonnell Joins Hulu Revival in Mystery Role

    - Posted on April 3, 2019

    It looks like someone in Neptune is about to get his/her head shrunk, courtesy of one Mary McDonnell. TVLine has learned exclusively that the Battlestar Gallactica and Major Crimes vet is set to guest star in Hulu’s forthcoming Veronica Mars revival as Jane, a warm-hearted therapist. A Hulu rep confirmed McDonnell’s casting, but declined to reveal the length of her stay or […]


    Emerald City Comic Con

    - Posted on March 18, 2019

    Thanks to a generous donor, Jeff Gibson, and the pictures host Clare Kramer posted on twitter during the panel with Mary, the gallery has been updated with few but good pics of Mary McDonnell during Emerald City Comic Con, for both days she was there. Take a look and enjoy! PLEASE do not reupload Jeff’s […]


    Two-time Oscar nominee speaks at Bryant women’s summit

    - Posted on March 16, 2019

    SMITHFIELD, R.I. (WPRI) — For the twenty-second year in a row, Bryant University hosted a Women’s Summit on Friday, featuring leaders in business and culture to promote empowerment and inspire women. Among the keynote speakers was Mary McDonnell, an actress, producer, podcast host, and 2018 winner of Trinity Repertory Company’s Pell Award for Lifetime Achievement […]


    At Bryant University women’s summit, lessons in sisterhood

    - Posted on March 16, 2019

    Famed Hollywood actress Mary McDonnell and her sister, a professor at Bryant, say strong women in their life, including each other, have been a source of strength. SMITHFIELD — One is a two-time Oscar-nominated actress and the other is an award-winning sociology professor, but these sisters know that they would not be where they are […]


    Pensacon: “Battlestar Galactica” Panel

    - Posted on February 25, 2019

    And as the weekend is over, the remaining fun is to share a few pictures donated to Mary McDonnell Vault exclusively by my wonderful friend Lisa W., in addition to the one posted by Discussing Network yesterday. I’ve heard only great things from this panel and as a reminder, LadyBAM Podcast said it’ll be featured […]


    Mary McDonnell to attend AwesomeCon

    - Posted on February 18, 2019

    Appearing: Friday, Saturday and Sunday Mary McDonnell is a two-time Oscar®-nominated actress, who is known for her character portrayals in both period and present-day screen roles. After 20 years after working in theater, she had her breakthrough film role, in Kevin Costner’s Dances with Wolves (1990), playing Stands with a Fist, a white woman raised by the […]


    Battlestar Galactica Magazine Scans

    - Posted on February 18, 2019

    For this Mary Monday, which is also President Day, I could not exempt myself from posting some Laura Roslin related content, and since our precious María Traver had recently sent me photos from some magazine she bought at conventions, I thought it was a perfect choice for the day. Take a look and enjoy! Magazines […]


    Mary McDonnell’s Class Act: From Dances with Wolves to “Major Crimes”

    - Posted on February 4, 2019

    Mary McDonnell is the consummate American film, stage, and television actress, a two-time Oscar-nominee known for portraying powerful and complex female characters. By melding vulnerability and strength, she has created distinctive characters on Broadway (the title role in the Pulitzer Prize-winning The Heidi Chronicles), in films (Stands With a Fist in Dances with Wolves) and on TV (President Laura Roslin […]


    Mary to participate to Women’s Summit Event

    - Posted on January 17, 2019

    As Mary confirmed herself, she will be participating to the Women’s Summit Event on March 15, 2019. The mission of the Bryant University Women’s Summit® is to empower women professionally, personally, and financially. Through the years the Women’s Summit® has incorporated current trends in education, leadership, entrepreneurship, communication, diversity, health, wellness, technology and financial topics […]


    MMV Audio Section

    - Posted on January 16, 2019

    Hello everyone and welcome the audio section of the site, a place to collect all audio interviews (no video, no image) Mary did during the years. This was such a valuable and good section from Mostly Mary that I needed to find a way to import into the site and gladly I managed to create […]


    Birthday Gift: MCM Birmingham 2009 New Photos Added

    - Posted on January 3, 2019

    And here we are to the 7th and last day of the Birthday Celebration of Mary McDonnell Vault. This has been another year of fun and love and I appreciate all the messages and wishes, nothing of this would be possible if there wasn’t Mary obviously but you too, you all make this place the […]


    Birthday Gift: FedCon 2008 Photo Addition

    - Posted on January 2, 2019

    Thanks to Michael S. Müller, we have now more beautiful pictures of Mary during her days at the 2008 convention of FedCon in Bonn. Take a look and enjoy! Please do not repost them or use for fanarts. Thank you! Public Appearances > 2008 > Apr 18-20: FedCon XVII


    Birthday Gift: DragonCon 2009 Photo Additions

    - Posted on January 1, 2019

    HAPPY NEW YEAR! This 5th day of gifts is a beautiful set of additional photos to the DragonCon in Atlanta from 2009, donated by Dyveke Korn. Please do not repost them or use for fanarts. Thank you! Public Appearances > 2009 > Sep 04: DragonCon – “Battlestar Galactica” Panel Public Appearances > 2009 > Sep […]


    Birthday Gift: FedCon27 2018 Photo Additions

    - Posted on December 31, 2018

    2018 is leaving us, and I thought to get out of it with a BANG and in theme with the remaining 2018 photos I’m left to add. The vast majority of these come from my wonderful friend Sara Christelle, with whom I got to share this incredible experience that was FedCon, my first time meeting […]


    Birthday Gift: SFBall 15 2009 New Photos Added

    - Posted on December 30, 2018

    And as another day goes by, the third of the birthday week celebration, I add new/old pictures. New as I never had them before, but from an old event: SFBall 15 from 2009, donated exclusively for MMV by Dorthe Hansen and Michael S. Müller. A little funny story linked to this event: looking around for […]


    Birthday Gift: DragonCon 2011 New Photos Added

    - Posted on December 29, 2018

    Welcome to the second day of gifts for the 4th anniversary of Mary McDonnell Vault. Today is dedicated to the addition of completely new event that wasn’t in the gallery before: DragonCon 2011. These photos have been donated exclusively to MMV by Dorthe Hansen. Public Appearances > 2011 > Sep 03 | DragonCon: Battlestar Galactica […]


    Birthday Gift: MC Birmingham 2018 Photo Additions

    - Posted on December 28, 2018

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MARY MCDONNELL VAULT! It’s that time of the year, when it’s coming to an end, that we celebrate another anniversary of this fansite. Today it’s 4 years since its opening and it’s been a blast and a marvellous experience, I could never imagine to get this far and have this much fun with […]


    Major Crimes Season 6 Updates

    - Posted on December 16, 2018

    And because it’s a Shandy Sunday I couldn’t not update with wedding photos, that moment that many of us waited for many many episodes before (like back into The Closer times!). Enjoy them in HQ and a few additions on various episodes too. Major Crimes > Season 6 > Behind The Scenes > 6×02 – […]


    Major Crimes Season 5 Udpdates

    - Posted on December 15, 2018

    I have post-poned this for quite a while, as you can imagine why, but if I don’t do it now it won’t ever happen. So for a Sharon Saturday I decided to work on season 5, upgrading the quality of some stills and adding more missing images to the gallery. Take a look! Major Crimes […]


    Mary McDonnell to attend Emerald City Comic Con

    - Posted on December 5, 2018

    Oh frak! @MaryMcDonnell10 is joining us at #ECCC Saturday & Sunday. Get ready to meet one of the greatest Galactic Presidents, Doctors, and PD Captains we know! Sunday tickets still available here: https://t.co/yHCibLmdRm #BSG pic.twitter.com/EdWfCBadbr — Emerald City Comic Con (@emeraldcitycon) December 5, 2018


    MCM Comic Con: Main Stage Panel

    - Posted on November 25, 2018

    And I told you the fun wasn’t over. Our own very special Silvia sent in some pictures from the panel which ended just a few ago. Take a look! Public Appearances > 2018 > Nov 25 | MCM Comic Con: Main Stage Panel


    MCM Comic Con: Live Stage Panel

    - Posted on November 25, 2018

    And as the first day of MCM Comic Con in Birmingham passed, some fans kindly donated some photos they took a the Live Stage Panel that Mary did. Unfortunately there’s no video available of it yet, but hopefully the con people will put one up at later time. So for now, much thanks to Silvia, […]


    “A Man Called Hawk” Screencaptures and Clips

    - Posted on November 16, 2018

    Back in 1989, Mary guest-starred in a show called A Man Called Hawk, a show developping around this man Hawk who’s called to protect and help those in need. In the 5th episode of season 5, Mary plays Mrs. Kirkpatrick. I added screencaptures – sorry for the poor quality but that’s all I could find […]


    Mary to attend MCM Comic-Con in Birmingham

    - Posted on November 1, 2018

    Award-winning actress Mary McDonnell feels ‘Fredonia changed my life’

    - Posted on October 19, 2018

    Mary McDonnell has been scheduled to appear at Fredonia State College about three times in the last two decades. But the award-winning stage, television and film actress had to cancel coming to her alma mater each time. She was just too in demand as an actress to complete the journey. But nothing is going to […]


    FedCon 2018 Additional Photos

    - Posted on October 17, 2018

    The always so lovely Dorthe Hansen and Michael S. Müller donated more beautiful goodies to the site from FedCon27 which took place in May 2018, what a marvellous event that was! Enjoy the photos in all their (and Mary’s) prettiness. Public Appearances > 2018 > May 18 | FedCon27: Mary McDonnell Panel Public Appearances > […]


    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 […]


    More photos to DragonCon 2014 Panels and Video Interviews

    - Posted on September 23, 2018

    Hello there, I know again DragonCon 2014, but I like to end a circle before to be opening a new one and so I’m doing with more photos donated to MostlyMary and approved for reuploading here at Mary McDonnell Vault. These come from both Major Crimes and Battlestar Galactica and have been taken and kindly […]


    Dragon Con – “Major Crimes” Panel (Photo Additions)

    - Posted on September 13, 2018

    Another bunch of photos coming from MostlyMary and Mary McDonnell Vault merging and these were taken by my wonderful friend Lauren. Take a look! Public Appearances > 2014 > Aug 30: Dragon Con – “Major Crimes” Panel


    New Layouts: Version #5!

    - Posted on September 7, 2018

    Hello everyone and welcome to version #5 of Mary McDonnell Vault, dedicated to Mary at events. After focusing for the past 3 versions on her career, I decided to go for a change and since it’s no mystery that events are my most favorite part, I worked with it. Most of this, even the portraits, […]


    Television Movies

    - Posted on August 23, 2018

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    Featured Films

    - Posted on August 23, 2018

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    Television

    - Posted on August 23, 2018

    Major Crimes – (2012-2017) as Captain/Commander Sharon Raydor • Season 1: Deleted Scenes, Interviews, Bloopers • Season 2: Deleted Scenes, Interviews • Season 3: Deleted Scenes, Bloopers, Sneak Peeks, Interviews • Season 4: Previews, Sneak Peeks, Deleted Scenes, Bloopers • Season 5: Previews, Bloopers, Sneak Peeks • Season 6: Previews, Sneak Peeks The Closer – […]


    “Tiger Warsaw” Screencaptures & Clips

    - Posted on August 15, 2018

    Hey everyone. Sorry I have been a bit behind updating the site but in all honesty after coming back from London it has been difficult days for me and I did not feel much like being online, but here I am again. I thought to give a bit of time to try and complete the […]


    Movies & Battlestar Galactica Additions and Update

    - Posted on July 25, 2018

    Before leaving for LFCC I thought about making one last update dedicating to upgrade the quality of some and adding a few pics that were missing from different movies and Battlestar Galactica (series and mini-series). Take a look and enjoy! Television Series > Battlestar Galactica > Season 1 > Episode Stills > 1×07 – Six […]


    More Clippings & Scans

    - Posted on July 23, 2018

    MostlyMary archived showed more goodies in magazines and clippings, especially from older years, which now have all been added to the gallery. Take a look and enjoy! Magazines & Scans > 1991 > AP The Item – April 27 Magazines & Scans > 1991 > Toledo Blade – March 22 Magazines & Scans > 1992 […]


    Various Magazines and Clippings

    - Posted on July 16, 2018

    More additions from MostlyMary merging: various magazines (unknown dates) and clippings. Take a look and enjoy! Magazines & Scans > 2009 > SFX – April Magazines & Scans > 2009 > TV Guide (USA) – March 16/22 Magazines & Scans > 2009 > Entertainment Weekly Magazines & Scans > 1997 > Eight Women Of The […]


    High Society and E/R Promos Additions

    - Posted on July 12, 2018

    Hello dear followers. Some months ago I had announced that MostlyMary merged to my fansite so I’m slowly going through the archive of what they had and adding what it’s missing. Small comic update today with promos from High Society and E/R. Enjoy. Television Series > High Society > Promotional Photos Television Series > E/R […]


    “Evidence of Blood” Screencaptures & Clips

    - Posted on June 29, 2018

    The gallery has been updated with over 700 screencaptures from TV Movie Evidence of Blood, in which Mary played Dora Overton, a woman who’s still looking for the truth about her father which everyone seems to be hiding somehow. When a Pulitzer prize winning author of true crimes returns to his hometown in Georgia, it […]


    Mary McDonnell’s Various Projects Update

    - Posted on June 26, 2018

    Hello everyone, as announced on twitter yesterday I had to put the galler under maintenance when I noticed that, moving from host to host, half of it was missing. I worked really hard to be as quick as possible and I’m happy to say the gallery is fully back online and improved of material. As […]


    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 […]


    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.


    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 […]


    Privacy Policy

    - Posted on May 22, 2018

    This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which Mary McDonnell Vault collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a “User”) of the marymcdonnell.org / mary-mcdonnell.com website (“Site”). Personal identification information We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our […]


    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 […]


    Happy Birthday, Mary!

    - Posted on April 28, 2018

    They say she turns 66 today, but she wasn’t totally wrong in her instagram message, it looks like 36!!! Happy Birthday, Mary! May you always keep smiling and enjoy the beautiful things of life. May it always bring you love and admiration. It is the deepest honor to be a fan and supporter of the […]


    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 […]


    “You Can Thank Me Later” Screencaptures and Clips

    - Posted on April 5, 2018

    The gallery has been updated with screencaptures and clips from You can thank me later (1998) in which Mary played Diane Cooperberg. The movie is built in a particular format with video sections of “confessions” from each character/family. This family drama examines a controlling mother through the eyes of her three deflated children, each of […]


    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 […]


    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 […]


    “That’s Life” BTS Picture, Screencaptures and Videos

    - Posted on March 9, 2018

    Among the many role which Mary played, all with the same passion and dedication, was also the one of Jules O’Grady from the TV-Show That’s Life. Jules is a single parent who became a mother in her teen age and has a very difficult relationship with her daughter Jackie and also with alcohol and smoking. […]


    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


    “The Locket” Screencaptures and Videos

    - Posted on February 1, 2018

    It has been a while since I posted screencaptures and clips from a TV movie Mary starrred in and today I picked The Locket, in which she played Helen Staples, perhaps for a vicinity of mine towards nursing homes, but also because it is a great movie starring Chad Willett, Marguerite Moreau and the timeless […]


    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 > […]


    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 […]


    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 […]


    Birthday Present: Battlestar Galactica Razor and Season 4 Specials

    - Posted on December 31, 2017

    And we come to the end of this 4-days journey together. What I’m presenting to you today from Razor and Season 4 is interviews and deleted scenes, which are mostly extended, meaning they are cut parts from scenes we’ve already seen on screen. Thank you very much for everyone commenting, participating and celebrating this birthday […]


    Birthday Present: Battlestar Galactica Season 3 Specials

    - Posted on December 30, 2017

    “How long do you have to live, Karen?” The best line, really. Welcome to Day 3 of 3rd Birthday of Mary McDonnell Vault with Deleted Scenes from season 3. You’d wonder why they didn’t make an episode of 1h to include all this good material, but then there’d be no DVD extras. Enjoy! Television Series […]


    Birthday Present: Battlestar Galactica Season 2 Specials

    - Posted on December 29, 2017

    Welcome to Day 2 of Birthday Celebration, today as previously announced we dive into Season 2 DVD Extras with one video featurette and several deleted scenes. My favorite? Epiphanies of course, although the Commander calling Madam President “old friend”, LOL. Take a look and enjoy! Television Series > Battlestar Galactica > Season 2 > DVD […]


    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 […]


    Birthday Present: Battlestar Galactica Season 1 and Mini-series Specials

    - Posted on December 28, 2017

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY MARY MCDONNELL VAULT! If you ask me, 3 years ago I had no idea I would make it past even the first year, and here we are three years after the opening moment celebrating this wonderful event! So many things have happened during these years, and many traumatic and tragic ones during just […]


    Major Crimes: 6×10 “By Any Means: Part 1” Screencaptures

    - Posted on December 27, 2017

    And here we are to the very end of this, the last appearance of Mary McDonnell on Major Crimes. I wish I could say we aren’t all bitter still, but it would be a lie, I’ve been talking to many of you for all these past 7 days and I can feel your anger, I […]


    Major Crimes: 6×08 & 6×09 HD Screencaptures

    - Posted on December 23, 2017

    It took me a while, I know. It hasn’t been easy to process it all and if not enough it feels like I lost Sharon twice because I had to sort through this all after watching. But I’m in a much better peace at heart about the episodes and so I decided to go through […]


    Review: Major Crimes and the end of Sharon Raydor.

    - Posted on December 22, 2017

    For those of you who have been following me for the past (almost!) 3 years, you know I do not review episodes, nor I comment too much on the site, because I have always firmly believed that a fansite owner needs to be super partes, and always keep things controlled and never expressed for this […]