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Overview (4)

Date of Birth 26 June 1973Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Birth NameRebecca Jo Budig
Nicknames "G"
Peanut
Little Budig
Height 5' 1" (1.55 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Rebecca Budig was born on June 26, 1973 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA as Rebecca Jo Budig. She is an actress, known for All My Children (1970), Guiding Light (1952) and Batman Forever (1995). She has been married to Michael Benson since 2012. They have one child. She was previously married to Bob Guiney and Daniel Geller.

Spouse (3)

Michael Benson (2012 - present) (1 child)
Bob Guiney (3 July 2004 - 23 July 2010) (divorced)
Daniel Geller (1 June 2000 - 2000) (divorced)

Trivia (15)

Hobbies: Knitting and Running (New York Marathon Time: 3:43:56)
Auditioned for the role of Kelsey Jefferson on All My Children (1970) in 1995. She was supposed to return to screen test for the role, but she received an offer from Guiding Light (1952) instead.
Her role of Greenlee Smythe on All My Children (1970) was only supposed to last three months, but the executives enjoyed her so much that they offered her a three year contract.
In her spare time, she enjoys running, shopping and knitting.
Is good friends off camera with All My Children (1970) co-stars Susan Lucci, Alicia Minshew, Amelia Heinle, Eden Riegel and Cameron Mathison. Mathison was also the photographer at her wedding.
Her grandfather, Otto Budig, is a major stockholder in the Procter and Gamble corporation.
She attended Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, majoring in zoology.
Is good friends with former co-star Cameron Mathison. He was also the photographer at her wedding to Bob Guiney.
Graduated from the School for Creative and Performing Arts (S.C.P.A.) in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Born in Cincinnati, Ohio and raised in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky.
She is the youngest of eight children, she has five sisters and two brothers.
In 1993, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career. While there, she studied with Howard Fine and Jay R. Goldenberg at the Howard Fine Acting Studio and at the Young Actors Space, respectively.
In 2012, she married for the 3rd time her boyfriend of 2 years Michael Benson.
Has a step-son named Janson Benson.
Gave birth to her 1st child at age 41, a daughter Charlotte Jo Benson on September 8, 2014. Child's father is her 3rd husband, Michael Benson.

Personal Quotes (1)

If anything, I am the poor man's Kelly Ripa. She's Oprah Winfrey, I'm Gayle King. She's Gucci, I'm Gap. I could never measure up to Kelly. But hey, why not have fun trying?

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