Rebecca Gayheart Biography
Former fiancée of director Brett Ratner, Rebecca Gayheart is an actress, model, and spokesperson. As an actress, she is popular for starring her role in the movies like Urban Legend and the black comedy Jawbreaker. Born as Rebecca Gayheart in Hazard, Kentucky, the United States of America to parents, Curtis Gayheart and Floneva Slone, Rebecca is also known by her nickname The Noxzema girl. She is an American and is of Irish, Italian, and German descent.
Rebecca was in a relationship with an American director, producer, and screenwriter Brett Ratner. The couple was also engaged, but couldn't make it to marriage. The pair was engaged from 1996 - 2004. Rebecca's former fiancee Brett was accused of sexual misconduct including Olivia Munn, Natasha Henstridge in late 2017.
Rebecca is married to her actor boyfriend Eric Dane. The couple is also parents to two daughters, Billie Beatrice and Georgia Geraldine.
Rebecca was sentenced to three years of probation and a one-year suspension of her driving license, a $2,800 fine and 750 hours of community service, following June 13, 2001's incident. She hit a nine-year-old Jorge Cruz Jr. while driving through the street of Los Angeles, and she pleaded no contest to vehicular manslaughter.
Rebecca completed her education from Professional Children's School and the Lee Strasberg Institue, based in New York. She was named Miss Centralina during her high school days. Rebecca began acting since 1990 and her debut acting role was in the short movie, Whatever Happened to Mason Reese?. She then appeared in several TV series and in 1997, she made her feature film debut and that was in the movie, Nothing to Lose.
In 2002, Rebecca was hired to portray the role of Inara Serra on the TV series Firefly but was fired only after a day of filming, for director Joss Whedon witnessed lack of chemistry between her and the rest of the cast.
She has also appeared in movies like Scream 2, Urban Legend, Urban Legends: Final Cut, Bunny Whipped, Grey Lady and TV shows including Sliders, Invasion, Dead Like Me, The Division, Medium, CSI: Miami.
The annual salary she has been earning is unknown, however, her net worth is said to be around $5 million.
In 2009, Rebeccas, Eric, and former Miss Teen USA Kari Ann Peniche's sex tape were leaked online on Gawker Media's Defamer blog. The couple filed a $1 million lawsuit against Media in September 2009. In August 2010, Media agreed to pay the couple a million for posting their homemade sex tape.Edit
Born in Hazard, Kentucky
Born as Rebecca Gayheart in Hazard, Kentucky, United States of America to Curtis Gayheart and Floneva Slone, Rebecca is also known by her nickname The Noxzema girl. She is an American and is of Irish, Italian, and German descent.Edit
Attended Professional Children's School
Though she was born in Hazard, Kentucky, she grew up in Pine Top, Kentucky. And then she moved to New York City and began studying at Professional Children's School and the Lee Strasberg Institute. She graduated from there some years later.Edit
Was crowned with Miss Centralian
While she was in her high school days, she was not only the student but also the beauty queen. In 1987, she took part in Miss Centralian contest and she was also crowned with this title at the end of the show.Edit
Began her acting career
Graduate of Professional Children's School and the Lee Strasberg Institute, Rebecca began acting since 1990 and her debut acting role was in the short movie, Whatever Happened to Mason Reese?. She then appeared in several television series and commercials.Edit
First feature film, Nothing to Lose
After making her appearance in several television commercials and television series, she made her feature film debut and that was in the movie, Nothing to Lose in 1997. That year, she also appeared in another movie, Scream 2.Edit
First child, Billie Beatrice
After being married with actor Eric Dane, she became pregnant for the first time at the end of 2009 and she finally welcomed it on 3rd of March 2010. That time, she welcomed a baby girl and they named her Billie Beatrice.Edit
Second child, Georgia Geraldine
She also became mother for the second time in her life and that was at the end of 2011. She and her loving husband, actor Eric Dane welcomed their second child together on 28th of December and that time it was also a baby girl and they named her Georgia Geraldine.Edit
Net Worth Update
Rebecca Gayheart has an estimated net worth of $5 million.Edit