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Dawson's Creek Cast List

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Dawson's Creek cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Dawson's Creek main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Dawson's Creek stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Dawson's Creek focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Dawson's Creek that are on here as well.

This list is made up of items like Jane Lynch and Julie Bowen

If you are wondering, "Who are the actors from Dawson's Creek?" or "Who starred on Dawson's Creek?" then this list will help you answer those questions.

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    James Van Der Beek

    Dawson's Creek, Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23
    James David Van Der Beek (born March 8, 1977) is an American actor best known for his portrayal of Dawson Leery in the WB series Dawson's Creek. He played a fictionalized version of himself on the...  more
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    Katie Holmes

    Dawson's Creek, The Kennedys
    Kate Noelle Holmes (born December 18, 1978) is an American actress, producer, and director. She first achieved fame as Joey Potter on the television series Dawson's Creek (1998–2003). She made her...  more
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    Joshua Jackson

    Fringe, Dawson's Creek
    Joshua Browning Jackson (born June 11, 1978) is an American-Canadian actor. He is known for his starring role as Pacey Witter in the teen drama series Dawson's Creek (1998–2003), Peter Bishop in the...  more
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    Michelle Williams

    Dawson's Creek, Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Special
    Michelle Ingrid Williams (born September 9, 1980) is an American actress. She is particularly known for her work in small-scale independent productions with dark or tragic themes. The recipient of...  more
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    Kerr Smith

    Charmed, Dawson's Creek
    Kerr Van Cleve Smith (born March 9, 1972) is an American actor known for playing Jack McPhee on The WB drama series Dawson's Creek, Kyle Brody in The WB supernatural drama Charmed and Axel Palmer in...  more
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    Meredith Monroe

    Dawson's Creek, Beyond the Prairie: The True Story of Laura Ingalls Wilder
    Meredith Monroe (born December 30, 1969) is an American actress best known for portraying Andie McPhee on Dawson's Creek from 1998 to 2003, and her recurring role as Haley Hotchner on Criminal Minds....  more
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    Mary-Margaret Humes

    Dawson's Creek, Eerie
    Mary-Margaret Humes (born April 4, 1954) is an American actress best known in recent years for playing Gail Leery, the title character's mother on the WB television drama Dawson's Creek from 1998 to...  more
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    John Wesley Shipp

    Dawson's Creek, The Flash
    John Wesley Shipp (born January 22, 1955) is an American actor known for his various television roles. He played the lead Barry Allen on CBS's superhero series The Flash from 1990 to 1991, and Mitch...  more
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    Busy Philipps

    Freaks and Geeks, Dawson's Creek
    Elizabeth Jean "Busy" Philipps (born June 25, 1979) is an American actress, writer, producer, and director. She is best known for her roles on the television series Freaks and Geeks (1999–2000),...  more
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    Monica Keena

    Dawson's Creek, Undeclared
    Monica Keena (born May 28, 1979) is an American actress. She made her film debut in While You Were Sleeping (1995), and a lead role as Lilliana Lilli Hoffman in Snow White: A Tale of Terror...  more
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    Michael Pitt

    Boardwalk Empire, Dellaventura
    Michael Carmen Pitt (born April 10, 1981) is an American actor, model and musician. Pitt is known in film for his roles in Murder by Numbers (2002), Bernardo Bertolucci's The Dreamers (2003), Gus Van...  more
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    Ali Larter

    Heroes, Suddenly Susan
    Alison Elizabeth Larter (born February 28, 1976) is an American actress and model. She portrayed fictional model Allegra Coleman in a 1996 Esquire magazine hoax and took on guest roles on several...  more
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    Jensen Ackles

    Supernatural, Smallville
    Jensen Ross Ackles (born March 1, 1978) is an American actor and director. He has appeared on television as Dean Winchester in The CW horror fantasy series Supernatural, Eric Brady in Days of Our...  more
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    Bianca Kajlich

    Rules of Engagement, Undateable
    Bianca Maria Kajlich ( KY-lik; born March 26, 1977) is an American actress. Kajlich has had starring and supporting roles in television and film including the role of Jennifer on the CBS comedy Rules...  more
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    Bianca Lawson

    Pretty Little Liars, Goode Behavior
    Bianca Jasmine Lawson (born March 20, 1979) is an American film and television actress. She is perhaps best known for her regular roles in the television series Saved by the Bell: The New Class,...  more
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    Josh Charles

    The Good Wife, Sports Night
    Joshua Aaron Charles (born September 15, 1971) is an American actor. He is best known for the roles of Dan Rydell on Sports Night; Will Gardner on The Good Wife, which earned him two Primetime Emmy...  more
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    Bridgetta Tomarchio

    Spartan, Idlewild
    ' ' ' Bridgetta Tomarchio' ' ' (born in December 25th, 1978) in Baltimore, Maryland, An international Sex Symbol and Star, Bridgetta has made her way to the top and is most known for her late night...  more
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    Brittany Daniel

    The Game, That '80s Show
    Brittany Ann Daniel (born March 17, 1976) is an American television and film actress. She is the twin sister of former actress and photographer Cynthia Daniel. She is best known for her role as...  more
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    Nina Repeta

    Dawson's Creek
    Nina Repeta (born September 10, 1967) is an American actress best known for her role as Bessie Potter on the television drama Dawson's Creek, which aired from 1998 to 2003. She attended East Carolina...  more
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    Mary Beth Peil

    Dawson's Creek
    Mary Beth Peil (born June 25, 1940) is an American actress and singer....  more
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    Chad Michael Murray

    One Tree Hill, Agent Carter
    Chad Michael Murray (born August 24, 1981) is an American actor, spokesperson, writer and former fashion model. He is best known for playing Lucas Scott in The WB/CW drama series One Tree Hill...  more
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    Dana Ashbrook

    Twin Peaks, Crash
    Dana Vernon Ashbrook (born May 24, 1967) is an American actor, best known for playing Bobby Briggs on the cult TV series Twin Peaks (1990–1991, 2017) and its 1992 prequel film Twin Peaks: Fire Walk...  more
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    Drew Pinsky

    Warren the Ape
    David Drew Pinsky (born September 4, 1958), commonly known as Dr. Drew, is an American celebrity doctor who is an internist, addiction medicine specialist, and media personality. He hosted the...  more
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    Dylan Neal

    Sabrina, the Teenage Witch
    Dylan Jeremy Neal (born October 8, 1969) is a Canadian actor. He holds dual citizenship in Canada and the United States. He is known for his portrayal of the character Dylan Shaw on the soap opera...  more
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    Eddie Cahill

    CSI: NY, Haunted
    Edmund Patrick "Eddie" Cahill (born January 15, 1978) is an American actor best known for portraying "Miracle on Ice" goalie Jim Craig in the movie Miracle, and for playing the roles of Tag Jones in...  more