Is Maggie Lawson Dating After Divorce With Her Husband Ben Koldyke?

  • Reading time:4 mins read
  • Post category:Entertainment
  • Post author:
  • Post last modified:August 11, 2023
Is Maggie Lawson Dating After Divorce With Her Husband Ben Koldyke?
Spread the love

Actress Maggie Lawson played Detective Juliet “Jules” O’Hara in the mega-hit TV series Psych, probably the role that propelled her to stardom.

Lawson also dated its co-star James Roday for several years. After their split, Lawson went on to marry actor-husband Ben Koldyke.

Today, we are going to trace out if the actress is dating anyone after her separation from Ben. Let’s also know how Maggie’s years-long relationship with Roday ended.

Maggie Lawson and her Husband Ben Koldyke Married in August 2015

Maggie Lawson tied the knot with her fiance-turned-husband Ben Koldyke on 8th August 2015. The couple organized their wedding ceremony at the groom’s family ranch located in Las Vegas, New Mexico.

Maggie Lawson and husband Ben Koldyke wedded in ranch located in New Mexico.
Lawson and Koldyke wedding in a ranch located in New Mexico

Men who attended the ceremony mostly wore white cowboy hats. The newly-minted couple also played Table Tennis on a ranch.

The Couple Met on the Set of ‘Back in the Game

Lawson first met Koldyke on the set of the TV series Back in the Game. She played the lead role of Terry Gannon, a single mom on the project (2012-13) and Ben played Dick Slingbaugh in 2013.

The couple got engaged after several months of dating on November 14, 2014.

Why did Lawson and Koldyke Separate?

Lawson and Koldyke separated after over one and a half years of marriage in early 2017. Maggie reportedly filed for divorce from her husband Koldyke.

However, the couple never disclosed the reason behind their split.

Maggie Lawson & James Roday Dated for a While

Maggie Lawson isn’t dating anyone in 2021, but she has been romantically involved with a few hunks in the past.

James Roday and ex-girlfriend Maggie Lawson.
The former couple dated for eight-year.
Source: Broadway Shows

Especially, the longtime whirlwind romance Maggie shared with her Psych co-star James Roday attracted huge attention.

How Did They First Come Across?

Maggie Lawson and James Roday first met when they both joined the USA Network TV series Psych in 2006. The two subsequently started dating.

Roday played hyper-observant consultant detective Shwan Spencer on the show and Lawson played Detective Juliet “Jules” O’Hara and the love interest of Shawn on the project.

James Roday and his ex-bae Maggie Lawson kissing on the set of Psych.
Roday and Maggie Lawson on the TV series Psych.
Source: Deadline

They enjoyed their romance inside and outside of the reel until a year before the show ended in March 2014. However, the reason behind the end of their relationship is yet to be identified.

They Were in a Live-In-Relationship For Some Time

Lawson and boyfriend James together shared a house in Los Angeles. As per Variety, the actress acquired the house for $1,775,000 in August 2011. After they parted ways, the two also listed their mansion for sale at $2,200,000 in early 2014.

It has 4 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms in the 2,892 square feet.

Are Roday and Lawson Back Together?

Following their amicable separation, the celebrity couple still remains close friends. They also played husband and wife in Psych: The Movie (2017). Their reunition on-screen and frequent social media posts led several of their fans to believe if they are back together.

Nonetheless, the two have yet to speak on the matter.

Maggie Lawson Also Dated Eric Christian Olsen

Maggie Lawson was also in a relationship with Eric Christian Olsen for a couple of years. As per sources, the then lovebirds started dating back in April 2003. The couple attended several major functions until they broke up in 2005.

Maggie Lawson and boyfriend Eric Christian Olsen dated from 2003-05.
Lawson and ex-beau Eric Christian Olsen
Source: Getty Images

On June 11th, 2003, Maggie and her then-boyfriend Eric attended the premiere of Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd together at the Loews Universal City.


Sagar Chand, who goes by Cannon, is a founder at With an aim to cover the life of celebrities, he started the website in 2020 and has been continuously working as an author, editor, and administrator. He has over 6 years of work experience in the entertainment field. Further, he is also one of the Co-Founders at Pandora Group of Companies. Contact: