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Lindsey McKeon is an American actress. She is known for her roles as Marah Lewis on Guiding Light and Taylor James on One Tree Hill . She previously starred on Saved by the Bell: The New Class as Katie Peterson from 1996–2000.



In the late 1990s, McKeon was involved with Scott Ashley Sterling (son of Donald Sterling [1] ). The day she broke up with Sterling, a fight ensued between him and his friend Philip Scheid, who Sterling thought was trying to steal Mckeon from him, resulting in Scheid being shot by Sterling with a shotgun. [2]

She is married to longtime boyfriend Brant Hively, with the couple having wed in a small intimate outdoor ceremony. [3]


McKeon starred on Saved by the Bell: The New Class , playing Katie Peterson, debuting with the series' fourth season in 1996 and continuing until the series ended in 2000. She joined the CBS daytime soap opera Guiding Light in November 2001, playing the character of Marah Lewis until 2004. [4] In a June 2002 Victoria Advocate article, McKeon said of her character, Marah, "She could definitely make some smarter choices where men are concerned, but couldn't we all?" and "I just hope she's learned as much as I have after going through all of this." [5]

McKeon has appeared as a series regular in Fox's The Opposite Sex and had a recurring role on Boy Meets World . [6] Additional television credits include the lead in Class Warfare , a USA Network movie-of-the-week, and episodes of It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia , Grounded for Life , Maybe It's Me , Special Unit 2 , 3rd Rock from the Sun , House , and Odd Man Out .

Most recently, she has made guest appearances on the shows Supernatural and Veronica Mars , and on One Tree Hill as Taylor James, the sister of Haley James Scott played by fellow Guiding Light alumnus Bethany Joy Galeotti. Her film credits include Shredder and Class Warfare .



2003 Shredder Kimberly Van Arx
2008 What Doesn't Kill You Nicole
2009 The Jailhouse Maddy
2009 The Land That Time Forgot Lindsey StevensDirect-to-video film
2014 Indigenous Steph
2014Guardian AngelDarlene Simmons
2014 Flock of Dudes Deb
2017Women and Sometimes MenAli
TBAThe 420 Movie: Mary & JaneMary Hightower


1995, 1998 Boy Meets World Libby HarperEpisodes: "The Last Temptation of Cory", "First Girlfriends' Club"
1996–2000 Saved by the Bell: The New Class Katie PetersonMain role (seasons 4–7)
1999 Odd Man Out KendallEpisode: "The First Girlfriend's Club"
2000 3rd Rock from the Sun TiffanyEpisode: "Dick Puts the 'Id' in Cupid"
2000 Opposite Sex StellaMain role
2001 Special Unit 2 Female Victim #1Episode: "The Depths"
2001 Class Warfare Kristen MarshallTelevision movie
2001–2002 Maybe It's Me CrystalEpisodes: "The Birthday Episode", "The Video Episode"
2002 Grounded for Life KelliEpisode: "Mr. Roboto"
2002A Wedding Story: Josh and RevaMarah Lewis (uncredited)Television movie
2001–2004 Guiding Light Marah Lewis Main role
2005, 2010 One Tree Hill Taylor JamesRecurring role, 8 episodes
2005 CSI: Miami NoelleEpisode: "Killer Date"
2005 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Rebecca KeaneEpisode: "The Gang Finds a Dead Guy"
2006–2014 Supernatural Tessa the Reaper / Azazel 4 episodes
2006–2007 Veronica Mars TrishEpisodes: "Wichita Linebacker", "Debasement Tapes"
2007 Cold Case Diane GilbertEpisode: "Blackout"
2007 Without a Trace SarahEpisode: "Deep Water"
2008IQ-145Beth BrodyMain role
2009 House FranniEpisode: "Saviors"
2010 Airline Disaster Gina VitaleTelevision movie
2012 90210 SuzanneEpisode: "It's All Fun and Games"
2013 Necessary Roughness MarcyEpisode: "Gimme Some Lovin'"
2014That GPS CrayVivianTelevision short
2014 Drop Dead Diva ReesaEpisode: "First Date"
2015 NCIS Taylor MatthewsEpisode: "Day in Court"
2016Girlfriends of Christmas PastMurphy McCallTelevision movie
2017 Training Day Jen MitchellEpisode: Pilot
2018Space Diner TalesStellaUnsold television pilot
2020Psycho Party PlannerKayla AndersonTelevision movie; also known as The Party Planner

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