Danielle Fishel

Born May 5, 1981

Danielle Christine Fishel is an American actress and television personality best known for her role as Topanga Lawrence on the 1990s TV sitcom Boy Meets World, and the 2013 sequel Girl Meets World. She is also known for being the host of Style Network's The Dish. Fishel also appears in National Lampoon's Dorm Daze and its sequel, and was a spokesperson for NutriSystem.… Read More

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1981 Birth Born on May 5, 1981.
1991 10 Years Old In 1991, the then 10-year-old Fishel was discovered in a community theater where she performed in two productions, The Wizard of Oz and Peter Pan. … Read More


1993 12 Years Old In 1993, at the age of 12, Fishel began her well-known role as Topanga Lawrence-Matthews on ABC's pilot series Boy Meets World. … Read More
1998 17 Years Old 1 More Event
Fishel was on the cover of Seventeen in December 1998.
1999 18 Years Old 1 More Event
In June 1999, she was one of "The 21 Hottest Stars Under 21" as presented by Teen People. … Read More


2006 25 Years Old 1 More Event
Since Boy Meets World ended, Fishel has appeared in several films, including National Lampoon's Dorm Daze. In 2006, she appeared in three made-for-DVD releases: National Lampoon's Dorm Daze 2: College at Sea (appearing again as "Marla" from the first film), the action film Gamebox 1. (playing a dual role), and The Chosen One, an independent animated film in which she provides the voice of the lead female character.
2007 26 Years Old She also became a special correspondent for The Tyra Banks Show, starting in early February 2007. … Read More
2008 27 Years Old From August 2008 to March 2011 Fishel hosted The Dish for the Style Network, which satirized pop culture in a format similar to sister network E! … Read More


2012 31 Years Old 1 More Event
Beginning in 2012, Fishel became the host of MSN TV's Last Night on TV.
In 2013, Fishel starred in the controversial drama, Boiling Pot, which is based on true events of racism that occurred on college campuses across the country during the 2008 Presidential election. … Read More
2014 33 Years Old The series premiered on Disney Channel on June 27, 2014, and features Topanga and her Boy Meets World love interest Cory Matthews (Ben Savage) married in their adult years with two children. … Read More
2016 35 Years Old In May 2016, it was reported that she had filed for divorce in 2015. The divorce was final in March 2016.
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