Actress Mary Mara, who guest-starred on exhibits Ray Donovan, Nash Bridges and ER, died in an obvious drowning accident on Sunday. Her physique was found in New York’s St. Lawrence River. She was 61.
“The preliminary investigation suggests the victim drowned while swimming,” the New York State Police stated in a press launch. There aren’t any indicators of foul play, however an investigation is ongoing.
A rep for Mara tells Yahoo Entertainment: “Mary was one of the finest actresses I ever met. She had a terrific sense of humor and a unique outlook on life. I still remember the first time that I saw her onstage in Mad Forest in ’92. She was utterly captivating, well loved, and will be missed.”
The actress labored off-Broadway early on in her 32-year profession. She made her function movie debut in 1992, starring in Love Potion No. 9 alongside Sandra Bullock and Tate Donovan. Mara appeared in dozens of tv exhibits, notably Law & Order, Dexter, Shameless, Criminal Minds and Lost. She final appeared onscreen within the 2020 movie Break Even. Mara has over 80 display screen credit.
Mara was staying on the summer season home of her sister on the time of her loss of life, in response to a household spokesperson. The Jefferson County Medical Examiner’s Office will conduct an post-mortem to find out an official reason for loss of life.
Mara is survived by her stepdaughter, Katie Mersola; her sister, Martha Mara; one other sister and a brother-in-law, Susan Mara and Scott Dailey; and nephew, Christopher Dailey, in response to her obituary.