Gayheart got her breakthrough as an actress in 1993 when she nabbed the part of a beautiful temptress, & emotionally disturbed Hannah Mayberry on ABC series “” as Toni Marchette in 1995.
Gayheart is born to Floneva Gayheart, beautician and Curtis Gayheart, a coal truck driver & miner.
She grew up along with her sisters, Elizabeth and Rachel in Pinetop, Kentucky. Later, she transferred to the New York’s Professional Children’s school.
Rebecca is also famous by her nickname, The Noxzema girl.
Rebecca Gayheart was born on 12 August 1971, in Hazard, Kentucky, USA.
Meanwhile, investigations into Michael Jackson’s death in June, 2009 loomed as coroner’s officials determined acute intoxication of powerful anaesthetic Propofol was the cause.
The ruling prompted prosecutors to file involuntary manslaughter charges against his former doctor Conrad Murray.
The music industry mourned the death of R&B legend Teddy Pendergrass when he lost his battle with colon cancer, while the literary world was hit hard with the passing of beloved author J. In the TV world, Simon Cowell confirmed he was stepping down as an American Idol judge, Miley Cyrus announced she was turning her back on Hannah Montana, and Ugly Betty got the axe from network executives.
Elsewhere, George Clooney led the Hope For Haiti Now telethon to raise funds for the Haitian victims of the 12 January earthquake, enlisting pals Jack Nicholson, Ben Affleck and Mel Gibson to man the phones as Madonna, Bono and Beyonce performed for charity.
She belongs to White-American ethnicity and holds an American nationality.