Mary McDonnell Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 23 Jul, 2019
Facts of Mary McDonnell
Date of Birth: 1952 , April-28
Age: 69 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Mary McDonnell
Birth Name Mary Eileen McDonnell
Father John "Jack" McDonnell
Mother Eileen McDonnell
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Working For Movies and TV shows
Net Worth $ 14 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Red
Body Measurements 34-26-32
Breast Size 34C
Waist size 26
Hip Size 32
Shoe Size 9
Weight in KG 58 KG
Married Yes
Married to Randle Mell (m. 1984)
Children 2
Divorce Not Yet
Awards Saturn Awards
Movies Margin Call
TV Show Major Crimes
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Mary McDonell is an American actor and well-known personality. She has worked in various films, stage acts, and television series. She was nominated for Academy Awards for her roles. She is best known for her role as President Laura Roslin in the 2004 TV series, Battlestar Galactica.

Early Life and Career

Mary McDonnell was born as Mary Eileen McDonnell on April 28, 1952, in Wilkes- Barre, Pennsylvania, United States. She is an American who belongs to the White-American ethnic background.

From the year 1977, she gains her fame and progress within American films and television programs all across. Even Mary got nominated for Academy Award because of her best work and performance within her act in Dances with Wolves as Stands with a Fist into it.

More than this she is also recognized for her work in Battlestar Galactica presenting as President Laura Roslin. Mary grew up and spent her early childhood in Ithaca, New York.

Mary was a very talented student from her early childhood days. She used to present on stage time and again with her presentable performance. In early time she used to get presented across theater and television work after her school.

Later, her work in passion Fish of the year 1992 took a great response from the market. This made her get nominated for Academy Award, where she was entitled to Best Actress in a Leading Role. Similar to this Independence Day of 1996 is also counted as achievable work undertaken by Mary.

Personal Life 

Mary is the mother of 2 children but still, she looks young though she is 65 in her age. Mary's husband's name is Randle Mell whom she married in the year 1984. By profession, her spouse is also an actor as belonging.

Currently, this family is living in Palisades, California along with their children; Michael Mell and Olivia Mell. Getting married at an early age she was able to handle her time in movies as well.

She is a very happy and healthy person who is very successful in her life. She is also a source of motivation for many of the people. Mary is a fun-loving lady as her nature. She is future-oriented and even loves traveling a lot. Mary has owned her own apartment where she is living with her family members.

Net Worth, Salary

The current net worth of Mary McDonnell is estimated to be around $14 million American dollars comparatively higher than the last year which was 8 million dollars. 

The actress has worked in a number of movies and TV series. In the year 1996, Mary McDonnell was a cast in the massive hit movie Independence Day which was turned out to be the biggest hit at the box office racking up over $817 million against $75 million budget. The movie starred Will Smith, Bill Pullman, and Jeff Goldblum.

 Age, Height, And Other Facts 

Mary height is 5 feet 6 inches in tall whereas her cup size is 34 C. The weight of Mary 143 Lbs. The salary of this successful lady looks amazing like her boldness in the presentation.

As of 2019, she is aged 67 years. 


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