elcome 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, 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!!!

December 30, 2019   Behinds, Stills, The Closer, TV-Shows

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 > […]


December 29, 2019   Behinds, Major Crimes, Stills, TV-Shows

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 > […]



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 […]


December 16, 2018   Behinds, Major Crimes, Movies, Stills, TV-Shows

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 – […]


December 15, 2018   Behinds, Major Crimes, Movies, Stills, TV-Shows

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 […]



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 […]


March 9, 2018   Movies, That's Life, TV-Shows

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. […]