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Mary McDonnell

Mary McDonnell is a two-time Oscar®-nominated actress, who is known for her character portrayals in both period and present-day screen roles. Mary Eileen McDonnell was born on April 28, 1952 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, to Eileen (Mundy) and John McDonnell, a computer consultant, both of Irish descent. Mary was raised in Ithaca, New York. After ...

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Apr 28, 1952 In Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Mariette in Ecstasy
Latest Project:
Series Fargo 2014-04-15

Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 3 wins & 11 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Battlestar Galactica
Poster of Donnie Darko
Poster of Independence Day
Poster of Dances with Wolves
Movie Mariette in Ecstasy Prioress 2018
Movie And the Oscar Goes To... Unknown 2014-03-01
Series Fargo Ruby Goldfarb 2014-04-15
Series Major Crimes Sharon Raydor 2012-08-13
Movie Margin Call Mary Rogers 2011-09-29
Series The Talk Unknown 2010-10-18
Movie Hostile Makeover Rose Smithsonian 2009-06-28
Movie Mrs. Harris Unknown 2006-02-25
Series Battlestar Galactica President Laura Roslin 2005-01-14
Series Grey's Anatomy Unknown 2005-03-27
Movie The Locket Helen Staples 2002-12-08
Movie Donnie Darko Rose Darko 2001-10-26
Movie Mumford Althea Brockett 1999-09-24
Series The Directors Herself - Guest 1999-05-29
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Woman Undone Teri Hansen 1996-02-04
Movie Independence Day First Lady Marilyn Whitmore 1996-07-03
Series HBO First Look Unknown 1994-03-01
Series ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Series Extra Unknown 1994-09-05
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Series The 50th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1993-01-23
Series Late Show with David Letterman Unknown 1993-08-30
Movie Grand Canyon Claire 1992-01-17
Movie Sneakers Liz 1992-09-11
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie Dances with Wolves Stands With A Fist 1990-11-21
Series A Man Called Hawk Unknown 1989-01-28
Movie Matewan Elma Radnor 1988-06-30
Movie Tiger Warsaw Paula Warsaw 1988-05-12
Series American Experience Unknown 1988-10-04
Series E/R Dr. Eve Sheridan 1984-09-16
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Series As the World Turns Unknown 1956-04-02