Meredith Monroe was born Meredith Leigh Monroe on December 30, 1969 in Houston, Texas. She started her acting career by appearing on the packaging of products like Conair hair crimper and the covers of several Nancy Drew/Hardy Boys novels. She debuted on television in 1996 via a commercial for Tylenol. She landed her first role on the ABC show, Dangerous Minds, and subsequently came out in the show Sunset Beach before making her mark as Andie McPhee on Dawson's Creek.
Andie McPhee, played by Meredith Monroe on Dawson's Creek, is Jack's sister and one time love interest of Pacey Witters. She spent time in a mental institution where she had an affair with a fellow patient, which ended her relationship with Pacey.
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