Maggie Lawson; James Roday, Hot, Husband

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Maggie Lawson Bio & Family: Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Education

The 39-years-of-age actress was born as Margaret Cassidy Lawson on August 12, 1980, in Louisville, Kentucky, the United States. She is the daughter of her hotel manager father, Mike Lawson, and mother, Judy Metcalf Lawson. Her mother is the founder of a pet sitting company named The Highland Dog.

Maggie grew up alongside her two brothers, Chris Lawson and Nick Lawson. She was educated from St. Stephen Martyr School after which she joined Assumption High School. After her sophomore year, Maggie moved to California for work and finished her senior year through correspondence education.

The actress holds white ethnicity and her birth sign is Leo.

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Career In Movies And TV Shows, Net Worth

Maggie’s significant career break came as Madelyn in the American sitcom titled Unhappily Ever After from 1996 to 1997. Eventually, she starred in various sitcoms like Cybill, Boy Meets World and Home Improvement throughout her early career in both guest starring and supporting roles.

From 2006 to 2014, Lawson co-starred in the series, Psych, as Detective Juliet O’Hara. She reprised her role in 2017 in Psych: The Movie and did same in the sequel that aired in early 2020. Some of her other major TV and movie works include Spivak (2018), Lethal Weapon (2018-2019), and Outmatched (2020).

For her professional career, Maggie bags a commanding net worth of $2 million.

Maggie’s Married Life With Husband; Divorce, James Roday

Maggie got married to Benjamin Koldyke in August 2015 after first meeting him on the sets of the ABC sitcom, Back in the Game. The pair started dating and went on to get engaged in November 2014. Their marriage later took place in Las Vegas, New Mexico. Unfortunately, they ended their marital bond in 2017.

Before meeting Benjamin, Maggie was in a long term relationship with her co-star from Psych, James Roday. The couple initiated their romance in 2006 and decided to call quits after 8 long years in 2013. Prior to that, Maggie dated actor Eric Olsen for three years from 2003 to 2006.

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Height & Body Statistics

The hot actress stands tall at a height of 5 feet and 3½ inches (1.61 meters). Likewise, she has a bodyweight of 117 pounds (53 kg). Maggie has blonde hair and blue eyes.

Bio & Family
Name Maggie Lawson
Birth Name Margaret Cassidy Lawson
DOB August 12, 1980
Place of Birth Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Father’s Name Mike Lawson
Mother’s Name Judy Metcalf Lawson
Siblings 2
Brother/s Chris Lawson, Nick Lawson
Sister/s No
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Religion Christianity
Birth Sign Leo
High School Assumption High School
College/University NA
Career & Net Worth
Profession Actress
Career 1996- present
Known For Psych
Net Worth $2 million
Salary NA
Notable Credits NA
Personal Life
Gay/Lesbian No
Relationship Status Single
Husband/Wife Benjamin Koldyke (2014-2017)
Boyfriend/Girlfriend James Roday (2006–2013), Eric Christian Olsen (2003–2006) 
Engaged November 2014 (Benjamin)
Wedding Date August 2015 (Benjamin)
Children Not Yet
Son/s Not Yet
Daughter/s Not Yet
Divorce 2017 (Benjamin)
Body Statistics
Height 5 feet 3½ inches (1.61 meters)
Weight 117 pounds (53 kg)
Measurements NA
Shoe Size NA
Dress Size NA
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Blue
  • Maggie is an avid animal lover and co-founder of the Tiger Frances Foundation, an animal rescue organization based in Los Angeles, California.
  • She is a self-proclaimed expert packer. The actress shared in an interview that she can pack very well and very quickly for any trip.
  • Maggie started participating in local theatre productions at the age of 8 that helped her land a commercial TV role of an anchor at the age of 10.
  • In her free time, she enjoys singing and writing songs. 
  • Maggie is active on Instagram with over 149k followers.