List of Mary McDonnell Movies

Team Anfotimes 02 Feb 2024 09:10 pm
Here is a list of all movies by American actress Mary McDonnell.

Mary Eileen McDonnell, born on April 28, 1952, is a versatile American actress known for her impactful performances across film, stage, and television. Her career has been marked by critical acclaim and recognition for her diverse roles. McDonnell received Academy Award nominations for two significant roles in her film career: Stands With A Fist in "Dances with Wolves" and May-Alice Culhane in "Passion Fish." Her ability to portray complex and memorable characters on the big screen garnered her accolades and established her as a formidable talent in the industry.

In television, McDonnell is widely recognized for her portrayal of President Laura Roslin in the acclaimed series "Battlestar Galactica." Her compelling performance in this role showcased her range and depth as an actress. She also left a lasting impression as First Lady Marilyn Whitmore in the blockbuster film "Independence Day" and as Rose in the cult classic "Donnie Darko."

Mary McDonnell's television career further flourished with her role as Captain Sharon Raydor in seasons 5–7 of the TNT series "The Closer." She continued this character's story as Commander Sharon Raydor in the spin-off series "Major Crimes" on the same network, solidifying her presence in the crime procedural genre.

In 2023, McDonnell took on a main role as Madeleine Usher in the horror limited series "The Fall of the House of Usher," a production by Netflix, showcasing her continued engagement with diverse and compelling projects.

Mary Eileen McDonnell's career is characterized by her ability to inhabit a wide range of characters with authenticity and skill. Whether on the big screen or in television series, McDonnell's performances have resonated with audiences and critics alike, making her a respected and admired figure in the world of entertainment.



Mary McDonnell All Movies List

Year Title Role
1984 Garbo Talks Lady Capulet
1987 Matewan Elma Radnor
1988 Tiger Warsaw Paula Warsaw
1990 Dances with Wolves Stands with a Fist
1991 Grand Canyon Claire
1992 Passion Fish May-Alice Culhane
1992 Sneakers Liz
1994 Blue Chips Jenny Bell
1996 Independence Day First Lady Marilyn Whitmore
1996 Mariette in Ecstasy Prioress
1997 Woman Undone Terri Hansen
1998 You Can Thank Me Later Diane
1999 Mumford Althea Brockett
2001 Donnie Darko Rose Darko
2003 Nola Margaret Langworthy
2004 Crazy Like a Fox Amy Banks
2011 Scream 4 Kate Roberts
2011 Margin Call Mary Rogers
2021 The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf Lady Zerbst


Year Title Role
1980 As the World Turns Claudia Colfax
1982 Money on the Side Terri
1984–1985 E/R Dr. Eve Sheridan
1995–1996 High Society Dorothy "Dott" Emerson
1997 12 Angry Men Judge Cynthia Nance
1998 Evidence of Blood Dora Overton
1999 Replacing Dad Linda Marsh
1999 Ryan Caulfield: Year One Rachel Caulfield
2000 A Father's Choice Susan Shaw
2000 For All Time Laura Brown
2001–2002 ER Eleanor Carter
2002 Touched by an Angel Sister Theodore
2002 The Locket Helen Staples
2003 Battlestar Galactica President Laura Roslin
2004–2009 Battlestar Galactica President Laura Roslin
2005 Mrs. Harris Vivian Schulte
2008–2009 Grey's Anatomy Dr. Virginia Dixon
2009 Killer Hair Rose
2009 Hostile Makeover Rose Smithsonian
2009–2012 The Closer Captain Sharon Raydor
2012–2018 Major Crimes Captain (later Commander) Sharon Raydor
2017 Fargo Ruby Goldfarb
2019 Veronica Mars Jane
2021 Rebel Helen Peterson
2023 The Fall of the House of Usher Madeline Usher
2024–present Tracker Mary Dove Shaw

Disclaimer: These Data (Table or List Data) are compiled from various sources and by our own research. These data can be approximate and Anfotimes does not make any claims about the authenticity of the data.

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