Lori Lynn Lively (November 9, 1966) is an American actress, television co-host/designer, and acting coach.
Lively was born into a family of actors. Her mother, stepfather and all four siblings are, or have been, in the entertainment industry. She is the daughter of talent manager Elain Lively (née McAlpin) and Elain's first husband Ronnie Lively (Ronald Otis Lively). Her siblings are brother Jason, sister Robyn, half-sister Blake, and half-brother Eric.