November 6, 1972
48 years old
5 ft 11 in | 180 cm tall
36-24-36 in | 91.5-61-91.5 cm
60 kg | 132 lbs
9 US | 39.5 EU
Rebecca Alie O'Connell was born in Berkeley, California, United States, on November 6, 1972, is an American actress.
Young Rebecca Romijn first started her career as a fashion model in Paris (1991).
She made her big screen debut in comedy film Dirty Work (1998) in role as Bearded lady.
She got her television debut in NBC sitcom Friends (1997) in episode "The One with the Dirty Girl", in role as Cheryl.
Her breakthrough performance came as Raven Darkhölme / Mystique in superhero film X-Men (2000).
She played Raven Darkhölme / Mystique in X-Men film series:
X-Men (2000) for which she won the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress
X2 (2003) for which she was nominated for two Teen Choice Awards for Choice Movie Actress - Drama/Action Adventure and Choice Movie Liar
X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
X-Men: First Class (2011) uncredited cameo
She voiced Lois Lane in animated superhero movies:
The Death of Superman (2018)
Batman: Hush (2019)
Reign of the Supermen (2019)
Justice League Dark: Apokolips War (2020)
She portrayed Joan in vigilante action film The Punisher (2004).
Femme Fatale (2002) thriller crime opposite Antonio Banderas and Peter Coyote
Godsend (2004) horror drama thriller thriler Greg Kinnear and Robert De Niro
Rollerball (2002) science fiction opposite Chris Klein, Jean Reno and LL Cool J
Lake City (2008) drama with Sissy Spacek, Troy Garity and Dave Matthews
Good Deeds (2012) romantic drama opposite Tyler Perry, Thandiwe Newton and Gabrielle Union
Phantom Halo (2014) crime thriller drama with Luke Kleintank and Thomas Brodie-Sangster
Satanic Panic (2019) comedy horror opposite Hannah Stocking and Hayley Griffith
Endangered Species (2021) action thriller in role as Lauren Halsey, opposite Philip Winchester and Isabel Bassett
She was nominated for two Saturn Awards for her role as Eve Baird in TNT fantasy-adventure television series The Librarians (2014-2018).
She was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series for her role as Alexis Mead in ABC comedy drama television series Ugly Betty (2007-2008).
Just Shoot Me! (1999-2000) NBC sitcom in role as Adrienne Barker
Eastwick (2009-2010) ABC fantasy comedy drama series in role as Roxie Torcoletti
NTSF:SD:SUV:: (2011-2012) comedy series in role as Jessie Nichols
King & Maxwell (2013) TNT drama series in role as Michelle Maxwell
She hosted body painting reality competition show Skin Wars (2014-2016).
Star Trek: Discovery (2019) Paramount+ science fiction series in role as Number
One Star Trek: Short Treks (2019) CBS All Access anthology television series in role as Number
Flipped (2020) Quibi comedy series in role as Tiffany Connelly
Star Trek: Strange New Worlds (2022) Paramount+ science fiction series in role as Una Chin-Riley
Attended Berkeley High School in Berkeley, California.
Studied Music (Voice) at the University of California, Santa Cruz, California, United States.
Has British and Dutch ancestry.
She appeared in fashion campaigns for Victoria's Secret, Maybelline, Christian Dior, Giorgio Armani, La Perla, Tommy Hilfiger, Furla, J. Crew, La Senza, Dillard's, Sonia Rykiel, Pantene and Escada.
Featured in music video for New Kids on the Block "Please Don't Go Girl" (1988).
Good friends with actor Benedict Cumberbatch.
Huge fan of singer songwriter, Dolly Parton.
She voiced Mercury in video games: Tron 2.0 (2003) and Tron 2.0: Killer App (2004).
She dated actor John Cusack (2004).
She was married to actor John Stamos (1998-2004).
She started dating actor Jerry O'Connell in 2004, the couple got married in 2007, they have twin daughters: Dolly Rebecca-Rose O’Connell and Charlie Tamara-Tulip O’Connell.