Allison McAtee

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Allison McAtee
Born Allison McAtee
September 24, 1980 (Age 37)
Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S
Occupation Actress, model
Years active 1999 –present

Allison McAtee (born September 24, 1980) is an American actress, best known for her role as Maggie Day in the Oprah Winfrey Network primetime soap opera, The Haves and the Have Nots and was promoted to the main cast in the fourth season.

Early life[edit]

McAtee was born September 24, 1980 in Erie, Pennsylvania, and grew up in Edinboro. She holds a BA degree in Theater Arts from the University of Pittsburgh School of Arts and Sciences.[1]


McAtee began her career appearing on stage productions Off-Broadway in NYC, before making her television debut on the ABC daytime soap opera, One Life to Live in 2005. She later guest-starred on Ugly Betty, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and its spin-offs CSI: Miami and CSI: NY, and well as Castle, NCIS, Californication, and Revenge. In film, McAtee has appeared in The Killing Floor (2007) and Hell Ride (2008), before leading role in the independent drama Bloomington (2010).[2][3]

In 2014, McAtee joined the cast of the Oprah Winfrey Network primetime soap opera, The Haves and the Have Nots. She plays Maggie Day, campaign manager to Jim Cryer (John Schneider) and David Harrington (Peter Parros).[4] She was promoted to regular cast member as of third season.



Year Title Role Notes
2003 Why We Had to Kill Bitch Heather
2007 The Killing Floor Kathy Mahoni
2008 Hell Ride The Swede
2008 Distrust Valerie Short film
2008 Iron Man Dubai Beauty Uncredited
2010 Elevator Girl Elevator Girl Television film
2010 Bloomington Catherine
2013 5 Souls Sara
2014 Share Kate Short film
2015 Mucho Dinero Bethany Vanderbilt
2016 The Wrong House Kathleen Television film


Year Title Role Notes
2005 One Life to Live Jett Recurring role
2005 Hope & Faith Candy, Co-Star TV Episode: "Another Car Commercial"
2006 Rescue Me Bartender Episodes: "Satisfaction" and "Karate"
2006 Ugly Betty Friday Night Episode: "The Lyin', the Watch and the Wardrobe"
2007 Ghost Whisperer Mary Jane Rose Episode: "The Collector"
2007 Law & Order: Criminal Intent Carrie Episode: "Country Crossover"
2008 Nip/Tuck Bartender Episode: "Ronnie Chase"
2008 CSI: Miami Shannon Higgins Episode: "Going Ballistic"
2009 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Jena Mackin Episode: "Kill Me if You Can"
2009 Life Claudia Episode: "Hit Me Baby"
2009 Trust Me Episode: "The More Things Change"
2010 Castle Andrea Fisher Episode: "A Deadly Game"
2011 Californication Roberta Greenblatt Episode: "The Recused"
2011 CSI: NY Jackie Thompson Episode: "Exit Strategy"
2012 NCIS Spandaxia Episode: "Secrets"
2013 Californication Ali Andrews Episode: "Hell Bent for Leather"
2014 Revenge Jennifer Foley Episode: "Renaissance"
2014-2016 The Haves and the Have Nots Maggie Day Series regular


Year Title Role Notes
1999 Midsummer Night's Dream Helena Studio Theatre
2000 Fefu and her friends Paula University of Pittsburgh Repertory Theatre
2001 For Whom the Southern Belle Tolls Amanda University of Pittsburgh Repertory Theatre
2002 In the Colony Rasa Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera
2003 Why we had to kill Bitch JP Nickle Heather Film (LB) Five Cent Productions
2003–2004 Confessions of a Wonderbabe Wonderbabe Theatre The Project
2005 Julianne Caesar Megan/Brutus Theatre Overdrive Productions


  1. ^ "TV Preview: Insiders liked what they saw in Allison McAtee". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved 14 February 2016. 
  2. ^ Mark Deming. "Bloomington (2009) - Fernanda Cardoso - Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related - AllMovie". AllMovie. Retrieved 14 February 2016. 
  3. ^ McKenzie Morrell. "Exclusive Interview: Allison McAtee, Bloomington Star - Tells All - The Seattle Lesbian". Retrieved 14 February 2016. 
  4. ^ "Allison McAtee". Bellus Magazine. Retrieved 14 February 2016. 

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