Jenn Lyon

Jennifer Lyon is an American actress best known for her roles as Jennifer Husser on the TNT series Claws (2017), Mackenzie Bradford-Lopez on the FX sitcom Saint George (2014), and Lindsey Salazar on FX's drama Justified (2010).

Lyon in 2015

Life and careerEdit

Lyon is a native of High Point, North Carolina.[1] The daughter of Reverend Ken Lyon, a former pastor of First United Methodist Church in High Point.[1] She attended Ferndale Middle School and High Point Central High School.[1] After graduating high school, she attended the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, where she graduated in 2003.[1] She then moved to New York, she worked in theatre and formed her own comedy sketch troupe, called POYKPAC.[1] Her work with POYKPAC, led to her co-starring in the IFC web comedy television series Good Morning, Internet!. In 2011, she guest starred in Army Wives and Louie, before being cast in a recurring role as Lindsey Salazar in the FX series Justified, appearing in the series from 2012–2013.[2] In 2013, she was cast as Mackenzie Bradford-Lopez in the FX sitcom Saint George, starring George Lopez, playing the ex-wife of Lopez's character.[3]

FilmographyEdit

 
Lyon singing in the "Make It Fair" video, 2015
Film
Year Title Role Notes
2014 The Flower Shop April Short film
2018 Blaze Cinnamon
2020 The Neighbor in the Window Lisa Beasley Made for TV film (Lifetime)
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2008 Good Morning, Internet! Colby Honeycutt Main role, web television series
2011 Army Wives Lisa Episode: "Drop Zone"
2011 Louie Eunice Episode: "New Jersey/Airport"
2012–2013 Justified Lindsey Salazar Recurring role
2013 Phil Spector Focus Group Woman #3 Television film
2014 Saint George Mackenzie Bradford-Lopez Main role
2014 Suburgatory Georgia Episode: "The Ballad of Piggy Duckworth"
2017–present Claws Jennifer Main role

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e Tomlin, Jimmy (April 6, 2014). "Things are looking up for actress — and former High Pointer — Jenn Lyon". HPE.com. Archived from the original on May 26, 2014. Retrieved May 25, 2014.
  2. ^ Larimore, Rachel (January 29, 2013). "The Bird Has Flown recap: Jenn Lyon on playing Lindsey..." slate.com. Retrieved May 25, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ Frederick, Brittany (March 27, 2014). "Jenn Lyon Shows Off Her Comedic Side In 'Saint George'". Starpulse.com. Retrieved May 25, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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