Mary Elizabeth McDonough
40th Anniversary in September 2012
May 4, 1961 Van Nuys, Los Angeles, California, United States Occupation
Actress Years active
Rob Wickstorm (1988–1996) Don (2011–present) Children
1 (daughter with Wickstorm)
Mary Elizabeth McDonough (born May 4, 1961) is an American actress, best known for her role as Erin Walton on from 1972 to 1981. In 1988, she married Rob Wickstrom, with whom she has a daughter, Sydnee. The couple divorced in 1996. She has The Waltons lupus erythematosus, claimed to be from leaking silicone breast implants. In the 2000s, she returned to television acting, guest-starring on  and Boston Legal . McDonough is a radio guest and has been on international and syndicated shows such as The New Adventures of Old Christine Get Focused Radio with Kate Hennessy. She can be seen on the internet on the show McDougall M.D. as part of the broadcasts on the TBN network.
Filmography [ edit ]
Lovely But Deadly Denise
Mortuary Christie Parson
Waiting to Act
Funland Kristin Cumming
The Making of Me Wife / Mother of newborn
One of Those Nights
The Costume Shop Jessica's Mom
Monster Hunters USA And Day Care Center
Television [ edit ]
General Hospital Heidi Hopkins
The Homecoming: A Christmas Story Erin Walton
TV pilot for The Waltons
Main role (213 episodes)
Beat The Clock Herself (contestant)
Game show (5 episodes)
The Waltons: A Decade of the Waltons Erin Walton
A Wedding on Walton's Mountain Erin Walton
Mother's Day on Walton's Mountain
A Day for Thanks on Walton's Mountain Erin Walton Northridge
The Love Boat Laura Barber
The Love Boat Abby Foster
Episode: "Abby's Maiden Voyage"
Hunter Vera Donovan
Episode: "A Girl Named Hunter"
Bodies of Evidence
Episode: "The Formula"
A Walton Thanksgiving Reunion Erin Walton Northridge
A Walton Wedding Erin Walton Northridge
The Secret World of Alex Mack Betsy Phillips
Promised Land Claire's Mother
A Walton Easter Erin Walton Northridge
ER Jean Twomey
Episode: "Random Acts"
Diagnosis: Murder Colleen Akins
Episode: "Baby Boom"
The Pretender Mrs. Falk
Ally McBeal Attorney Gloria Stepp
Episode: "Only the Lonely"
Walker, Texas Ranger Jill Allen
Episode: "Safe House"
The Division Mrs. Berwin
Episode: "Secrets and Lies"
The West Wing Beth
Episode: "Game On"
Will & Grace Mom
Episodes: "Humongous Growth", "All About Christmas Eve"
Boston Legal Janice Warner
Where There's a Will
The New Adventures of Old Christine Mrs. Wilhoite
Recurring role (8 episodes)
Christmas at Cadillac Jack's Madge
Other work [ edit ]
For the Love of May
Director & writer
Lessons from the Mountain, What I Learned from Erin Walton, Kensington, March 2011 (with Beverly Nault) ISBN 978-0-7582-6366-7
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