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Robyn Elaine Lively

Birthplace: Powder Springs, Cobb County, Georgia, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Private and Elaine Lively
Wife of Private User
Mother of Private; Private and Private
Sister of Private and Jason Lively
Half sister of Private and Blake Lively

Occupation: Actress
Managed by: Private User
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About Robyn Lively

Robyn Elaine Lively is an American actress best remembered for her role in the film Teen Witch, as well as for her roles in the TV shows Doogie Howser, M.D. and Twin Peaks. Lively currently has a recurring role on the TNT series Saving Grace.

Born in Powder Springs, Georgia, Lively began her career as a child actress. At age six, she made her screen debut in the television movie Summer of My German Soldier in 1978. Throughout the 1980s, she appeared in several television shows and movies including Punky Brewster, Wildcats with Goldie Hawn, The Karate Kid, Part III, and Not Quite Human.

At the age of 19, Lively was nominated for an Emmy Award for her performance as an insecure teen in the 1991 ABC Afterschool Special episode "Less Than Perfect Daughter".

In the 1990s, Lively had recurring roles on Twin Peaks, Doogie Howser, M.D., and Chicago Hope. In 1996, she appeared as Lane McKenzie, one of three lead characters in the short-lived WB drama Savannah.

In 2008, Lively appeared alongside Holly Hunter in an episode of Saving Grace and also had a role in Cold Case.

She was born into a family of actors; her mother, stepfather and all four siblings are, or have been, in the entertainment industry. She is the daughter of talent manager Elaine Lively and her first husband Ronnie Lively. Her siblings are sister Lori and Jason, and her half-siblings are Blake and Eric.

Lively married fellow actor Bart Johnson on September 25, 1999. The couple have three children: Baylen, Kate, and Wyatt Blake.

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Robyn Lively's Timeline

February 7, 1972
Powder Springs, Cobb County, Georgia, United States