Kentucky-born Rebecca Gayheart first began her entertainment industry career as a model and became nationally recognized when she landed a gig as the Noxzema Girl, performing in a string of commercials for the skin care line.In 1992, Gayheart was cast as a professor-obsessed college student in the ABC daytime series Loving, and later played the role of Dylan McKay’s bride in the original Beverly Hills, 90210. Since then, Gayheart has guest- appeared on many television shows including Medium, Nip/Tuck and Vanished. She also appeared on Broadway in 2005, in Steel Magnolias.In August 2009, Gayheart and husband Eric Dane were rocked by a sex-tape scandal when a nude video of the pair, accompanied by Miss Teen USA Kari Ann Peniche, was leaked online.
Gayheart gave birth to the couple’s first child, daughter Billie, in March 2010. Daughter Georgia arrived in December 2011.
The actress filed for divorce from Dane in February 2018.