Williams , an author and commodities trader. Her first screen appearance was as Bridget Bowers, a young woman who seduces Mitch Buchannon 's son, Hobie, in a episode of the television series Baywatch. Williams played the love interest of Guiry's character, which led Steven Gaydos of Variety to take note of her "winning perf". To focus on her acting pursuits, she left the school and enrolled for in-home tutoring. Dawson's Creek and transition to adult roles[ edit ] Following her emancipation, Williams relocated to Los Angeles and lived by herself in Burbank. The series aired for six seasons from January to May and featured Williams as Jen Lindley, a precocious and promiscuous New York-based teenager who relocates to the fictional town of Capeside.