Maggie Lawson stars as Detective Juliet O'Hara on the USA Network original series PSYCH.
Born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky, Lawson started appearing in local community and dinner theater when she was eight years old. She became a youth journalist for the local FOX station before moving to Los Angeles.
Lawson’s television credits are numerous and include regular roles on the series “Justified,” “Crumbs,” “It’s All Relative,” “Inside Schwartz” and ”Spellbound,” and guest star and recurring appearances on “ER,” “Tru Calling,” “Party of Five,” “Smallville” and “Felicity.” Other television credits consist of a number of TV movies including “Killer Hair” and “Hostile Makeover,” both for Lifetime, CBS’s “The Revenge of the Middle-Aged Woman” and “Model Behavior” for ABC Family Channel.
Lawson’s filmography include roles in New Line Cinema’s, “Cheats,” “Pleasantville,” opposite Tobey Maguire and Reese Witherspoon, and “Nice Guys Sleep Alone.” Lawson was also seen in the feature “Cleaner” along with Samuel L. Jackson, Ed Harris and Eva Mendez.
Lawson resides in Los Angeles.