|Height||5' 4½" (1.64 m)|
Mini Bio (2)
Rhea Seehorn studied painting and drawing from a young age, following in the footsteps of her father and grandmother. Although she continued in the visual arts, she also had a growing passion for the movies and theatre and secretly wanted to become an actor.
Not knowing how to pursue the profession, she was fortunate to be introduced to contemporary theatre in college and learned that acting classes were being offered. But she was hesitant to sign on - not sure if this was the right course to take in life.
While she was still in college, her father passed away, leaving her with the message that she must do everything she wants to do in this life. Taking his advice, Rhea signed up for the acting classes and has never looked back.
Her film credits include roles in the independent features Riders (2001) and Floating (1997), and the independent shorts The Pitch (1999), The Gentleman (2000) and A Case Against Karen (1998). On television, she guest-starred on Homicide: Life on the Street (1993). She will soon be seen in the ABC telefilm Romy and Michele: In the Beginning (2005).
Her theatre credits include the Broadway production of "45 Seconds from Broadway", as well as roles in "The World Over", "All My Sons", "Stop Kiss", "How I Learned to Drive", "Freedomland" and "Marat/Sade".
Although she grew up in such diverse places as Japan, Arizona, Virginia Beach and Washington, DC, Rhea now makes her home in New York.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: anonymous
Rhea Seehorn stole the laughs on the NBC comedy WHITNEY on a weekly basis. Written by Whitney Cummings, Seehorn used her innate comedic timing to put her own stamp on 'Roxanne,' a no nonsense divorcee whose views on marriage derive from paying alimony to her loser ex-husband. She now stars as the female lead on AMC's acclaimed BREAKING BAD prequel, BETTER CALL SAUL which was the highest-rated cable series debut in history and continues to command record-breaking numbers in delayed viewing. Seehorn grew up in Virginia Beach, but has lived in a variety of places from Arizona to Japan. She graduated with a degree in drama and visual arts, which she used to further develop her craft in Washington, DC where she starred in numerous productions inclusive of Arena Stage and the Wooly Mammoth Theater Company, of which she remains a member. Seehorn then transitioned to Manhattan where she performed with Playwrights Horizons and made her Broadway debut in Neil Simon's "45 Seconds from Broadway." Shortly thereafter, she was cast as a series regular on the comedy series I'M WITH HER opposite Teri Polo, David Sutcliffe, and Danny Comden. Since relocating to Los Angeles, Seehorn has enjoyed numerous series regular and guest star roles including THE STARTER WIFE with Debra Messing, THE CLOSER with Kyra Sedgewick, HEAD CASES with Chris O'Donnell, TRUST ME with Eric McCormack, THE DOLLHOUSE, BURN NOTICE, and most recently a memorable arc on TNT's FRANKLIN & BASH. She's also appeared alongside Tim Allen in Disney's THE SHAGGY DOG.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Pinnacle PR