About Lindsey McKeon
Lindsey McKeon is an American actress; she was born on March 11, 1982, and is most famously known for her roles as Katie Peterson in Saved by the Bell: The New Class (where she appeared from 1996 to 2000), as well as portraying Marah Lewis on the American radio and television soap opera Guiding Light, as well as playing Taylor James on One Tree Hill.
Summit, New Jersey, United States of America
Early life, humble beginnings, and relationships
Lindsey McKeon was born in Summit, New Jersey. She attended Gerard’s School of Acting, which she graduated in 1988. McKeon was involved with Scott Ashley Sterling (who is known for being the son of the American attorney and businessman Donald Sterling) in the late 1990s. On the day that the pair broke up, a fight ensued between them both and a third party, friend Philip Scheid, who Sterling thought was attempting to steal Lindsey from him, which resulted in Scheid being shot by Sterling with a pistol he had been carrying. Which resulted in the man being taken to hospital. Luckily no one became seriously hurt, and Scheid was released from the hospital a week later with no permanent injuries.
Currently, Lindsey is happily married to her longtime boyfriend Brant Hively, having married each other in a very humble and small intimate ceremony in the outdoors with only a few of the closest relatives attending.
McKeon and her acting career
Lindsey began her acting career when she starred as Katie Peterson on Saved by the Bell: The New Class, where she appeared on the show’s fourth season in 1996 and continued to be a part of the main cast until the very end of the series in 2000. After Saved by the Bell, Lindsey joined the daytime soap opera on CBS – Guiding Light in later November 2001, where she portrayed the character of Marah Lewis until the end of the series in 2004. These roles put Lindsey on the map for other television producers who became increasingly interested in working with the talented actress, and in an interview from Victoria Advocate‘s article on June 2002, Lindsey stated that her character Mariah that she had portrayed could have definitely made some smarter choices regarding the men that she was dating, but that many women make the mistake of doing so.
Later on in her career, McKeon appeared as a regular on the TV series The Opposite Sex, which ran on Fox, as well as having a recurring role on Boy Meets World (1993-2000).
Some additional roles Lindsey has been credited with are appearing in It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Grounded for Life, Special Unit 2, Maybe It’s Me, 3rd Rock from the Sun, House, and Odd Man Out.
Her most recent role has been playing Tessa the Reaper, spanning 4 episodes, on the hit TV series Supernatural that ran from 2006 to 2014.
Lindsey has over 63,000 followers on her Instagram page, which she updates regularly.
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