She relocated to New York City at the age of 15, where she completed her education at New York's Professional Children's School and the Lee Strasberg Institute.
In her first film role, Gayheart appeared in Brett Ratner's New York University short film Whatever Happened to Mason Reese? She also appeared in the Ratner-directed music video Nuttin' But Love performed by Heavy D and the Boyz.
Rebecca and Eric wed in August 2004 after 10 months of dating.
The couple's most recent red carpet appearance was at the Chrysalis Butterfly Ball in June with their two daughters.
is an American fashion model and television and film actress.
Gayheart began her career appearing in a student short film by Brett Ratner, and later gained notice as a spokesperson and model for Noxzema in the early 1990s.
It’s over between Rebecca Gayheart and Eric Dane, reports The Blast.
The actress is asking for joint physical and legal custody of the girls, and spousal support.
The actress shared another family photo sans Eric this week, in which she called the girls "my Valentines." Holding onto my girls tight and loving them hard today . @nancyneil @sophiemonet #meandmygirls #myeverything #trulymadlydeeply #gratitude #feels #????Your Tango: What are your plans until you begin shooting in October? I'm not working intentionally because I know that in October I'll be away for a while. and I'm back at 8 [p.m.], and I'm missing an entire day of my kids' lives.It's nice to watch them sleep but it's more fun when they're awake. Once you have kids, there are really no big deals anymore.Rebecca and Eric tied the knot back in October 2004.The last time we saw them at a public event together was at the annual Chrysalis Butterfly Ball in Brentwood, CA, in June 2017 after Eric revealed his battle with depression.In 2011, Dane checked himself into a rehab facility to get treatment for addiction to prescription painkillers.Then in April of 2017, Dane's rep announced that he would be taking a brief hiatus from his TNT show, , in order to seek treatment for depression."Eric asked for a break to deal with personal issues," Dane’s rep said in a statement at the time."We will continue our friendship and work as a team to co-parent our two beautiful girls as they are the most important thing in the world to us.We kindly ask that you respect our privacy during this time as we navigate the next phase of our lives.”Dane has been through a lot in the past several years.Gayheart is also seeking spousal support from the alum.The couple tied the knot in October 2004.“After 14 years together we have decided that ending our marriage is the best decision for our family," the couple said in a joint statement to ET.