Mary McDonnell

Mary McDonnell

American actress
Mary Eileen McDonnell is an American film, stage, and television actress. She received Academy Award nominations for her roles as Stands With A Fist in Dances with Wolves and May-Alice Culhane in Passion Fish.Wikipedia
BornApril 28, 1952
HometownWilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States
Height5'6" (1.68m)
SpouseRandle Mell (m 1984 - 2021)
ChildrenOlivia Mell , Michael Mell


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