Also known by the nickname ‘The Noxzema girl’, Rebecca Gayheart is a fashion model and an actress. Commencing her career from the early 1980s, she started working as a teen model and was also featured in a student short film directed by Brett Ratner, who was her love affair at the time.
Rebecca further signed a contract with the company ‘Noxzema’ and became an ambassador for the same during the early 1990s. The series named as the ‘Earth 2’ also featured the actress as a profound role and continued from the year 1994 to 1995. In addition, she was a recurring character in the series ‘Beverly Hills’. Her debut in the platform of movies was made in the comedy film Nothing to Lose in 1997. Further, she got the opportunity to work in more movies such as Urban Legend , Jawbreaker, Shadow Hours and Harvard Man, etc As per the preset time, Rebecca’s net worth is $5 million and her annual salary is $109.6 million. Further, you will get to know about Rebecca’s lifestyle, hometown, love life and more.
Gayheart’s life took an ugly turn in June 2001, when she reportedly struck a nine-year-old kid, named Jorge Cruz, Jr. with her car while he was crossing a street in Los Angeles. The kid passed away in the following accident causing Gayheart to own up several allegations. She paid Cruz family an amount of $10,000 to cover the kid’s funeral expenses. Finally breaking her silence, Rebecca gave an official statement on August 7, 2001, saying: “The pain of this tragedy will live with me forever. Despite the allegations in the lawsuit, the facts will establish that this was a most unfortunate accident.”
However, the tragic accident and its consequences followed her further, as, on November 27, 2001, the actress pleaded no contest to vehicular manslaughter and was sentenced to three years of probation. Further, she faced a one-year suspension of her license, paid a fine of $2,800, and had to spend 750 hours of community service. Her case was filed by the guardians of the nine-year-old boy and was eventually settled out of court.
Rebecca Gayheart Married, Husband Eric Dane, Kids
Gayheart was married to actor Eric Dane from 2004 until 2018. The couple have two daughters, born in 2010 and 2011. They named them Billie Beatrice and Georgia Geraldine respectively. In 2013, Gayheart again gave a chance to her career by coming back to the industry and doing movies like the G.B.F.and Grey Lady.
In 2018, she filed a divorce from Dane, asking to put a break to their 14 years of marriage, blaming “irreconcilable differences.” is the reason for their separation. In 2019, the actress played the role of Billie Booth in Quentin Tarantino’s movie: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.
Rebecca Gayheart Bio: Age, Birthday, Birthplace.
Gayheart was born on August 12, 1971, in Hazard, Kentucky. Presently, she is 47 years old and her Zodiac sign is Leo.
Bio Name: Rebecca Gayheart Age: 47 Birthday: August 12, 1971 Birthplace: Hazard, Kentucky. Nationality: Irish, Italian, and German descent Height: 1.7 m Spouse: Eric Dane Children: Billie Beatrice and Georgia Geraldine