Kelly Rowan played Kirsten Cohen on The O.C..

O.C. InformationEdit

She had previously appeared in an episode of CSI with Melinda Clarke, her later O.C. costar.


Kelly is a Canadian actress well known for her twenty-five years in the industry.

Rowan began her career in 1980. She graduated from Toronto's Northern Secondary School in 1985. She is also a graduate of the University of Western Ontario. Appearing in movies such as The Gate, Hook, Three to Tango, and A Girl Thing, Rowan remained a recognizable face without a well-known name for years, guest starring in television shows such as The Outer Limits, Da Vinci's Inquest, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and Dallas. She won a Gemini award for her work in the 1993 TV-movie Adrift.

In 2002, Rowan guest-starred in three episodes of Boomtown, playing Marian, the cuckolded wife of David McNorris (Neal McDonough). She returned for one last episode in 2003.


  • Three to Tango (1999)
  • One Eight Seven (1997)
  • Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh (1995)
  • Hook (1991)
  • Another World (1964) (TV series) (1988)
  • The Gate (1987)

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