Born in Cambridge in the UK, Rebecca is of British and German heritage.
At just 16 years of age she was signed to a modelling agency which took her around the world for the likes of L'Oreal, Colgate and Wella Hair. However, acting was where her true passion lay and after a handful of guest star and recurring roles, she landed a regular role in ALL MY CHILDREN (ABC). This paved the way for roles in FRINGE (FOX), LAW AND ORDER: TRIAL BY JURY (NBC), JUSTICE (FOX), 30 ROCK (NBC), FASTLANE (FOX) to name a few.
Nowadays, Rebecca is renown for her many series regular roles to include ABC's hit show, ONCE UPON A TIME, where she played ‘The Wicked Witch of the West’; the Warner Brothers sitcom, WORK IT and ABC's acclaimed drama, LOST.
Rebecca's many feature film credits include the blockbuster IRON MAN 3, MEN WHO STARE AT GOATS and THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA.
She splits her time between the UK and US.