Rebecca De Mornay played the part of 'Lynn Kaines' in the film Blindside


Date of birth 29th August 1962

Birth  Place Santa Rosa, California, USA

Birth name Rebecca George

Height 5' 6" (1.69 m) 


Rebecca was born in northern California, and was raised by her mother Julie and step-father Richard De Mornay until his death when she was 5 years old.  Rebecca moved with her Mother and half brother to Europe, living mainly in Austria, she can speak fluent German and French.

Rebecca began her acting training in Los Angeles at Lee Strasberg's Institute, became an apprentice at Francis Coppola's Zoetrope Film Studio, and soon thereafter made her film debut opposite Tom Cruise in the box office hit Risky Business (1983).

In 1992, Rebecca went on to international stardom with her portrayal of a chillingly twisted nanny in the hugely popular The Hand That Rocks the Cradle.