Danielle Christine Fishel (born May 5, 1981) is an American actress and television personality. She portrayed Topanga Lawrence-Matthews on the 1993–2000 teen sitcom Boy Meets World, which ran on ABC, and its 2014–2017 successor Girl Meets World on Disney Channel. She is also the host of Style Network's The Dish. Fishel also appears in National Lampoon's Dorm Daze and its sequel, and was a spokeswoman for Nutrisystem. She is also a resident reporter on PopSugar, and their spin-off YouTube channel, PopSugar Girls Guide.