Maggie Lawson is a successful American actress who has gained fame in the entertainment industry with her breakthrough performances in the comedy-drama television series, “Psych” where she has portrayed the role of Juliet “Jules” O’Hara.

She is also well-known as the ex-wife of famous American actor, Ben Koldyke.

Quick Info
Birth Name
Margaret Cassidy Lawson
Birth Date
12th August 1980
Birth Place
Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Current City
Los Angeles, California
Mike Lawson and Judy Metcalf Lawson
Chris Lawson
Nick Lawson
Stephen Martyr School
Assumption High School
Zodiac Sign
5 feet 3.5 inches
161 cm
53 kg or 117lbs
Eric Christian Olsen (2003-2006)
James Roday (2006-2013)
HusbandBenjamin Koldyke, aka Ben (2013-2017)
Social Media
Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
Net Worth$2 million
Maggie Lawson
Maggie Lawson Source: Instagram


Maggie Lawson was born on 12th August 1980 in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. Her full name is Margaret Cassidy Lawson and she was born to Mike Lawson and Judy Metcalf Lawson. Her father was a hotel manager and her mother is the founder of the pet sitting company, The Highland Dog. She grew up in a wealthy family alongside her older brother, Chris Lawson, and younger brother, Nick Lawson.

Lawson has American nationality and white ethnicity with Scottish and English ancestry. She has a birth sign, Leo.



Maggie Lawson was educated in a catholic school in Louisville, Kentucky called St. Stephen Martyr School. She then attended Assumption High School for a short while before moving to California. She completed her further education in California.


How did Maggie start her Career?

Maggie Lawson made her acting debut in 1996 with the small role in the television series “Hang Time.” She further played smaller roles in the tv series “Unhappily Ever After,” “Meego,” “Kelly Kelly,” and the television movie “I’ve Been Waiting for You.” Lawson made her first movie appearance in “Pleasantville” in 1998 followed by “Nice Guys Sleep Alone.” Lawson landed her first recurring role in the tv series “Family Rules” where she portrayed the role of Hope Harrison and “Party of Five” as Alexa in 1999.

Maggie Lawson in the right corner with her co-stars from Psych
Maggie Lawson is in the right corner with her co-stars from Psych Source: Instagram

Lawson’s further noticeable films and television appearances are “It’s All relative,” “Crumbs,” “Back in the Game,” “Psych,” “Two and a Half Men,” “Angel from Hell,” “The Story of Us,” “Outmatched,” “Lethal Weapon,” “Spivak,” and so on where she worked alongside stars Traci Wolfe, Sarati, Costas Mandylor, etc. She hasn’t received any awards or nominations yet. Hopefully, we will be able to see more of her charismatic performances in upcoming years.


Body Measurement

Maggie Lawson is 41 years old turning 42 years in August 2022. She is a beautiful woman who has captured the heart of millions of fans with her beauty and talent. Lawson is 5 feet 3.5 inches tall which is about 161 cm weighing 53 kg or 117lbs. She possesses blonde hair and blue eyes.


Personal Life

Maggie Lawson has been in a relationship with several men in the past. Her first known relationship was with actor, Eric Christian Olsen from 2003 till 2006. She then started dating her co-star from “Psych,” James Roday the same year in 2006. Their relationship lasted for 8 years before ending in 2013. Lawson then dated her co-star Benjamin Koldyke, aka Ben in 2013.

After dating for a year, Ben and Lawson got engaged in November 2014. The couple exchanged their vows in August 2015 in Las Vegas, New Mexico. Unfortunately, the couple did not have any children and got divorced in 2017.


Social Media

Maggie Lawson is active on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. She has over 187 thousand followers on Instagram where she can be connected with @magslawslawson. On Twitter, Lawson has over 159.6 thousand followers and can be connected with @maggielawson. Furthermore, she has over 54 thousand followers on Facebook.

Maggie Lawson with her pet dog, Peanut on National Pet Day
Maggie with her pet dog, Peanut on National Pet Day Source: Instagram

Net worth

Maggie Lawson has an estimated net worth of $2 million as of 2022. She makes her earnings solely through her acting career. Lawson is leading a successful life in Los Angeles, California with her beloved pet dog. She owns several mansions of which she sold her previous mansion which was located in The oaks village at $2.2 million and her house at Hollywood Hills at $1.205 million.



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