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Brenda McDonald is an actress, known for Elf (2003), Scary Movie 4 (2006) and 88 Minutes (2007). See full bio »

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Elf Nun
Scary Movie 4 Old Lady Henderson
88 Minutes Mrs. Lowinsky


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 2018 Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (TV Series)
- Chapter Seven: Feast of Feasts (2018) ... Dezmelda
 2016 On the Farm (TV Movie)
 2015/I Outside the Lines (Short)
 2015 Garage Sale Mystery: The Wedding Dress (TV Movie)
 2015 Olympus (TV Series)
- Door to Olympus (2015) ... Circe
 2014/I Seventh Son
Timeless Hag (uncredited)
 2014 Falling Skies (TV Series)
- Exodus (2014) ... Ellen
 2013 Witches of East End (TV Series)
Elderly Elizabeth
- Potentia Noctis (2013) ... Elderly Elizabeth (as Brenda Mcdonald)
 2013 The Old Woman in the Woods (Short)
The Old Woman
 2012 R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour (TV Series)
Killer Old Lady
- Grampires Part 2 (2012) ... Killer Old Lady
- Grampires: Part 1 (2012) ... Killer Old Lady
 2010 Messages Deleted
Screaming Woman
 2010 Sad Bear (Short)
Mrs. Rothschild (as Brenda Mcdonald)
 2009 Sanctuary (TV Series)
Navajo Woman
- Eulogy (2009) ... Navajo Woman
 2009 Reaper (TV Series)
Mary Ann Fitzgerald
- The Favorite (2009) ... Mary Ann Fitzgerald
 2007 Mrs. Wetherby's Treasure (Video short)
Mrs. Wetherby
 2007 Blood Ties (TV Series)
- Gifted (2007) ... Emily
 2007 88 Minutes
Mrs. Lowinsky
 2007 Supernatural (TV Series)
Rose Thompson
- Playthings (2007) ... Rose Thompson
 2006 Masters of Horror (TV Series)
Mother Mayter
- Pelts (2006) ... Mother Mayter
 2006 Missing Persons (Short)
Boy's Mom
 2006 Scary Movie 4
Old Lady Henderson
 2005 Stargate: Atlantis (TV Series)
- Critical Mass (2005) ... Charin
- The Gift (2005) ... Charin
 2005 The Engagement Ring (TV Movie)
 2005 The Big White
Mrs. Wherry (as Brenda Mcdonald)
 2005 Personal Effects (TV Movie)
Mrs. Huber
 2005/II Awake
Kitty (as Brenda MacDonald)
 2005 School of Life (TV Movie)
Maggie Little
 2005 After Tomorrow
Crazy Lady
 2004 I Love You Came Too Late
Eliza McKenzie
 2004/III Closer (Short)
Patricia Leer (as Brenda MacDonald)
 2004 Kingdom Hospital (TV Series)
Parkinson's Person
- The Passion of Reverend Jimmy (2004) ... Parkinson's Person
 2003 Battlestar Galactica (TV Mini-Series)
Old Woman
- Episode #1.2 (2003) ... Old Woman
- Episode #1.1 (2003) ... Old Woman
 2003 Elf
Nun (as Brenda MacDonald)
 2003 Joe (Short) (voice, as Brenda Mcdonald)
 2002 Hellraiser: Hellseeker (Video)
Angular Nurse (as Brenda MacDonald)
 2002 Slap Shot 2: Breaking the Ice (Video)
Elderly Woman
 2002 Brother's Keeper
Homeless Woman (as Brenda MacDonald)
 2001 The Black Door
Old Woman (as Brenda Mcdonald)
 2000 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series)
Mary's Friend
 2000 Mysterious Ways (TV Series)
Declan's Mother
- The Midas Touch (2000) ... Declan's Mother (as Brenda MacDonald)
 1999-2000 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Old Arthritic Woman / Mrs. Eikenberry
- Revival (2000) ... Old Arthritic Woman
- The Haven (1999) ... Mrs. Eikenberry
 2000 Trial by Fire (TV Movie)
Mary Edzo
 1999 The Wonder Cabinet (TV Movie)
Mrs. Purcell
 1999 Atomic Train (TV Mini-Series)
Older Woman
- Part 2 (1999) ... Older Woman (as Brenda Mc Donald)
- Part 1 (1999) ... Older Woman (as Brenda Mc Donald)
 1998 Revisited (Short)
 1998 Floating Away (TV Movie)
 1998 My Husband's Secret Life (TV Movie)
Nellie McClary
 1996-1998 The X-Files (TV Series)
Mrs. Loach / Auntie Janet
- Folie a Deux (1998) ... Mrs. Loach
- Terma (1996) ... Auntie Janet
 1998 Viper (TV Series)
Mrs. Fletcher
- Homecoming (1998) ... Mrs. Fletcher
 1998 Mummies Alive! The Legend Begins (Video) (voice)
 1997 White Cloud, Blue Mountain (Short)
 1997 Mr. Magoo
Opera Patron (as Brenda MacDonald)
 1997 Mummies Alive! (TV Series)
- Pack to the Future (1997) ... (voice)
 1997 Millennium (TV Series)
Mrs. Steinberg
- Paper Dove (1997) ... Mrs. Steinberg (uncredited)
 1997 Poltergeist: The Legacy (TV Series)
Amanda Guthrie
- Finding Richter (1997) ... Amanda Guthrie
 1996 Panic in the Skies (TV Movie)
Jennifer Pickett (as Brenda Mcdonald)
 1996 Past Perfect
Older Woman (as Brenda MacDonald)
 1995 Someone to Die For
 1995 The New Adventures of Madeline (TV Series)
Additional Voices (2000) (voice)
 1993 Madison (TV Series)
Joyce Cunningham
- Class Act (1993) ... Joyce Cunningham
 1992 Leaving Normal
Motel Clerk
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