Marguerite MacIntyre is an American actress best known for her television roles as Nicole Trager in Kyle XY (2006-2009) and as Sheriff Liz Forbes in The Vampire Diaries, since 2009.
She has appeared in regional theatre productions ranging from Fahrenheit 451 at the Falcon Theatre to South Pacific at Goodspeed.
She has also appeared in Broadway or off-Broadway productions of Jane Eyre, City of Angels, No Way to Treat a Lady, Annie Warbucks, Weird Romance and Mata Hari.
MacIntyre's television experience includes both comedy and drama. Her many roles include comedy parts in Seinfeld, Ally McBeal, Veronica's Closet, NCIS, Shark, CSI: Miami, CSI:NY and Two Guys, A Girl and a Pizza Place.
She also played a recurring role on the highly acclaimed FX dramatic series, The Shield, and has guest-starred on ER, The Practice and The Pretender, among other shows.
MacIntyre graduated from Coronado High School, Scottsdale, Arizona in the class of 1979.
She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Southern California, and studied acting at London's Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.