Rebecca De Mornay
August 29, 1959
62 years old
5 ft 5½ in | 166.5 cm tall
36-26-36 in | 91.5-66-91.5 cm
54 kg | 119 lbs
7 US | 37.5 EU
Rebecca De Mornay was born in Santa Rosa, California, United States, on August 29, 1959, is an American actress.
Young Rebecca De Mornay first started performing during her years at the Lee Strasberg Institute, in New York.
She made her big screen debut in musical film One from the Heart (1981) in role as Understudy.
She got her television debut in folklore anthology series Tall Tales & Legends (1986) in episode "Pecos Bill", in role as Slew Foot Sue.
Her breakthrough performance came as Lana in teen comedy film Risky Business (1983).
She won the MTV Movie Award for Best Villain for her role as Mrs. Mott / Peyton Flanders in psychological thriller film The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992).
Runaway Train (1985) action thriller opposite Jon Voight, Eric Roberts and John P. Ryan
The Three Musketeers (1993) action adventure comedy with Kiefer Sutherland, Chris O'Donnell and Oliver Platt
Flipped (2010) romantic comedy drama opposite Callan McAuliffe, John Mahoney and Penelope Ann Miller
One From the Heart (1982) musical romance with Frederic Forrest, Raul Julia and Nastassja Kinski
The Trip to Bountiful (1985) drama opposite Geraldine Page, John Heard and Carlin Glynn
Mother's Day (2010) psychological horror with Jaime King, Patrick John Flueger and Deborah Ann Woll
Feds (1988) comedy opposite Mary Gross, Ken Marshall and Fred Dalton Thompson
Never Talk to Strangers (1995) psychological thriller with Antonio Banderas and Dennis Miller
Guilty As Sin (1993) psychological thriller opposite Don Johnson, Stephen Lang and Jack Warden
Wedding Crashers (2005) romantic comedy with Owen Wilson, Vince Vaughn and Christopher Walken
I Am Wrath (2016) action thriller opposite John Travolta, Christopher Meloni and Sam Trammell
She Ball (2020) sport comedy in role as Aggie, opposite Rosa Acosta, K.D. Aubert and Delpha Baxter
She won a OFTA Television Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries for her role as Wendy Torrance in ABC horror television miniseries The Shining (1997).
ER (1999) NBC medical drama television series in role as Elaine Nichols
Boomtown (2003) NBC action drama series in role as Sabrina Fithian / Jill Foster
The Practice (2004) ABC legal drama series in role as Hannah Rose
John from Cincinnati (2007) HBO drama series in role as Cissy Yost
Jessica Jones (2015-2019) Netflix superhero series in role as Dorothy Walker
Lucifer (2016) Fox urban fantasy television series in role as Penelope Decker
Attended the Summerhill School in Leiston, Suffolk, England.
Studied acting at Lee Strasberg Institute, in New York.
She is an only child.
Has English, German and French ancestry.
Speaks fluent German and French.
She played Billie Dawn in production of "Born Yesterday" (1988), at the Pasadena Playhouse.
Featured in music video for Starship "Sara" (1985).
She co-produced Leonard Cohen album "The Future" (1992).
She dated Harry Dean Stanton (1981-1983), Tom Cruise (1982-1985), Jon Voight (1984-1985), Leonard Cohen (1990-1993) and Alan Finkelstein (2005-2007).
She was married to writer Bruce Wagner (1989-1990).
Has been in relationship with Patrick O'Neal (1995-2002) they have two daughters, Sophia and Veronica.