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Mary McDonnell

1952-04-28 Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, USA

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Mary Eileen McDonnell (born April 28, 1952) is an American film, stage, and television actress. She received an Academy Award nomination for her role as Stands With A Fist in Dances with Wolves, and she is also very well known for her performance as President Laura Roslin in Battlestar Galactica, the President's wife in Independence Day, and for her starring role in Donnie Darko as the title character's mother. Description above from the Wikipedia article Mary McDonnell, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf Lady Zerbst (voice) 2021-08-23
And the Oscar Goes To... Self (archive footage) 2014-02-01
Scream 4 Kate Roberts 2011-04-11
Margin Call Mary Rogers 2011-02-11
Battlestar Galactica: The Last Frakkin' Special Self 2009-03-16
Battlestar Galactica: Razor President Laura Roslin 2007-11-12
Mrs. Harris Vivian Schulte 2006-02-25
Crazy Like a Fox Amy Banks 2004-10-25
'Donnie Darko': Production Diary Self 2004-10-04
Dances with Wolves: The Creation of an Epic Self 2003-05-20
Nola Margaret Langworthy 2003-01-01
Donnie Darko Mrs. Rose Darko 2001-10-24
A Father's Choice Susan Shaw 2000-01-12
For All Time Laura Brown 2000-10-18
Mumford Althea Brockett 1999-09-24
Behind the Mask Mary Shushan 1999-02-28
Replacing Dad Linda Marsh 1999-03-14
You Can Thank Me Later Diane 1999-05-23
Evidence of Blood Dora Overton 1998-04-13
12 Angry Men Judge 1997-08-17
Two Voices Sybil Goldrich 1997-06-16
Independence Day Marilyn Whitmore 1996-06-25
Woman Undone Teri Hansen 1996-02-04
Independence Day: The ID4 Invasion Herself 1996-06-30
Mariette in Ecstasy Prioress 1996-07-04
The Making of 'Independence Day' Herself 1996-06-29
Blue Chips Jenny 1994-02-18
The American Clock Rose Baumler 1993-01-02
Sneakers Liz 1992-09-09
Passion Fish May-Alice Culhane 1992-12-11
Grand Canyon Claire 1991-12-25
Dances with Wolves Stands With A Fist 1990-03-30
The Making of 'Dances with Wolves' Herself 1990-11-15
Tiger Warsaw Paula Warsaw 1988-05-11
Matewan Elma Radnor 1987-08-28
Courage Gabriella Estrada 1986-09-24
Garbo Talks Lady Capulet 1984-10-12