Mary McDonnell just before her death in Independence Day

Mary McDonnell (1952 - )

Film DeathsEdit

  • Independence Day (1996) [First Lady Marilyn Whitmore]: Dies (off-screen) of internal bleeding due to injuries from a helicopter crash; we last see her in a hospital bed talking to Bill Pullman. Her death is confirmed in subsequent dialogue. (Thanks to Paul, Neil, Drew and Sheena)
  • Donnie Darko (2001) [Rose Darko]: Killed in a plane crash, along with her daughter (Daveigh Chase) and everyone else on board, when the plane hits turbulence from the time tunnel; her son (Jake Gyllenhaal) later alters the timeline and prevents her death. (Thanks to Tommy)

TV DeathsEdit


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