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Mary was born April 28, 1952 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. She is known for her role as President Laura Roslin, in Battlestar Galactica and as the First Lady in Independence Day. In 1990, she also starred in Dances with Wolves, where she played with actor Kevin Costner and Graham Greene. In the Independence Day, Mary co-starred with Will Smith, Bill Pullman, and Vivica A. Fox. Her latest movie appearances are in 2011, Scream 4 and Margin Call. After closing TV series The Closer in 2012, she returned with same character – Captain Sharon Raydor, in the spin-off Major Crimes that will air it’s fourth season on June 8, 2015.
She married Randle Mell in the 1980’s and together they had two children.
She played President Laura Roslin in Battlestar Galactica, which co-starred Edward James Olmos as Commander William Adama.
Interesting Facts about Mary McDonnell
Mary McDonnell has a net worth of 12000000 US dollars.
She is 5 feet 6 inches tall, which translates to 169 cm.
Mary McDonnell is 71 years old as of 2024. She was born in 1952.
Her place of birth is Wilkes-Barre, PA, and her zodiac sign is Taurus.
Mary McDonnell weighs 143 pounds, which is the same as 65 kg.
Personal Quotes by Mary McDonnell
Actors are part of a certain percentage of people on this planet who have an emotional vocabulary as a primary experience. It’s as if their life is experienced emotionally and then that is translated intellectually or conceptually into the performance.Mary McDonnell
With BSG, sci-fi is the human experience taken beyond the envelope. When I first became involved with the project, I knew that I would be able to play a human being for many years, exploring and reflecting on issues that would impact people’s lives.Mary McDonnell
It’s really important for actors to feel that they’re more than something for hire.Mary McDonnell
The Cylons are such a frightening concept – not knowing who is real. No way.Mary McDonnell
I love to work. I love to have complexity.Mary McDonnell