Maggie Lawson





8/12/1980 , Louisville, Kentucky, USA

Birth Name

Margaret Lawson




Maggie Lawson was born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky. When she was eight, she began appearing in local community and dinner theatre productions and at 10 she earned an on-air commercial gig at a Louisville TV station which soon lead to a steady six-year role as a TV personality who filed news reports targeted for her fellow kids. At 17, Lawson moved to Los Angeles for her first professional TV appearance in a recurring role on the sitcom Unhappily Ever After. She finished her senior year in high school with a correspondence course. In 2000, she starred in twin roles as a model and a nerdy student in the movie Model Behavior. In her free time, she enjoys singing and song-writing.

She has starred in Inside Schwartz, Crumbs and It's all relative and had roles in Party of Five, ER and Family Rules before starring in Psych. She and co-star James Roday have been together since 2006.