Rebecca Romijn is an American actress and former model. She is known for her role as Mystique in the trilogy of the X-Men film series and as Joan from The Punisher, both of which are based on Marvel Comics. She also had a recurring role as Alexis Meade on the television series Ugly Betty and as Number One on Star Trek: Discovery. Major roles include as Eve Baird on the TNT series The Librarians, which ran for four seasons and as the host of the game show Skin Wars.

Birth Name

Shatrughan Kumar Yadav


Jolly Blond Giant


Actress, Model, Singer, Producer


Dance, Electronic, Rock







Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Rebecca Romijn was born on the 6th of November 1972, in Berkeley, California, United States.


She’s currently 47 years old.

Sun Sign




Her father is a native of Barneveld, the Netherlands, while her mother is an American of  Dutch and English ancestry.





Rebecca attended Berkeley High School in Berkeley, California. Then, she studied Music (Voice) at the University of California, Santa Cruz, California, United States, which she left in 1995.

Family Details

  • Father – Jaap Romijn (Furniture maker)
  • Mother – Elizabeth Romijn (née Kuizenga) (Community college instructor and author)
  • Siblings – Unknown
  • Relatives – Henry Bernard Kuizenga (Maternal Grandfather), Grace Elizabeth Abney (Maternal Grandmother), Charlie O’Connell (Brother-In-Law) (Actor)

Marital Status


Boyfriend / Spouse

Rebecca Romijn has dated –

  • John Stamos (1994-2005) – Rebecca first met actor John Stamos in 1994 at Victoria’s Secret fashion show where she walked the runway. Soon after, they had their first date at Disneyland. The couple got engaged on Christmas Eve in 1997 and they got married on September 19, 1998, at the Beverly Hills Hotel. The duo separated in April 2004. John filed for divorce in August 2004 and they officially got divorced on March 1, 2005.

  • Jerry O’Connell (2004-Present) – Rebecca started dating actor Jerry O’Connell in 2004. The couple got engaged in September 2005 and got married at their home in Calabasas, California on July 14, 2007. Rebecca and O’Connell have twin daughters named Dolly Rebecca-Rose O’Connell and Charlie Tamara-Tulip O’Connell (b. December 28, 2008).

Physical Statistics


  • In feet – 5 feet 11 inches
  • In centimeters – 180 cm
  • In meters – 1.8 m


  • In Kilograms – 60 kg
  • In Pounds – 132 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 33-24-34
  • Bust – 33 inches
  • Waist – 24 inches
  • Hip – 34 inches
  • Bra Size – 32D

Body Build


Eye Color


Hair Color

Light Brown (Natural)

Shoe Size

She wears a size 10.5 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 5 (US).



Professional Statistics

Famous For

She is known for her role as Mystique in the trilogy of the X-Men film series and as Joan from The Punisher (2004), both of which are based on Marvel Comics. She also had a recurring role as Alexis Meade on the television series Ugly Betty and as Number One on Star Trek: Discovery.

Film Debut

In 1998, she made her theatrical film debut as a bearded lady in the comedy film, Dirty Work.

Television Debut

In 1997, Rebecca made her first television show appearance as Cheryl on the romantic comedy series, Friends.

Singing Debut

She has contributed her voice to various rock and dance songs such as Color Me Love (2015) and Darling Nikki (2012).

Modeling Debut

In 1991, Rebecca started her career as a model and with time she appeared in various editions of Elle, Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, Allure, Glamour, GQ, Esquire and Sports Illustrated.

Brand Endorsements

She has appeared in the following TV commercials and print adverts Tommy Hilfiger Swimwear (1998), Miller Lite Beer (1997, 1999), Maybelline (1992), Christian Dior (1994), Liz Claiborne’s fall casual collection (2000), ACT Mouthwash commercial, Escada, Christian Dior, La Perla, Furla, Liz Claiborne, J. Crew, Victoria’s Secret, bebe, La Senza, Dillard’s, Pantene & Got Milk?

Awards & Nominations

2001Blockbuster Entertainment Award, Favorite Supporting Actress – Science FictionX-MenWon
Saturn Award, Best Supporting ActressX-MenWon
2003Golden Raspberry Award, Worst Supporting ActressRollerballNominated
Teen Choice Award, Choice Movie Actress – Drama/Action-AdventureX2Nominated
Teen Choice Award, Choice Movie – LiarX2Nominated
2004MTV Movie Award (Mexico), Sexiest She-VillainX2Nominated
2007Gold Derby Award, Best Ensemble in a SeriesUgly BettyNominated
2008Screen Actors Guild Award, Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesUgly BettyNominated
2015Saturn Award, Best Lead Actress in a SeriesThe LibrariansNominated
2016Saturn Award, Best Lead Actress in a SeriesThe LibrariansNominated

Rebecca Romijn Favorites

  • Favorite Nail Polish – Essie
  • Favorite Nail Polish Color – Bright Coral
  • Favorite Bag – Hung On U
  • Favorite Lip Gloss – Smashbox O-Gloss
  • Favorite Footwear – Frye Sandals
  • Favorite Food – Fillet Mignon, Tuna Sashimi, Häagen-Dazs Cappuccino Commotion Ice Cream

Rebecca Romijn Net worth

Rebecca Romijn has an estimated net worth of $40 million dollars as of 2019.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Rebecca Romijn

  • Rebecca Romijn started her career as a model in 1991 and with time she appeared in various editions of Elle, Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, Allure, Glamour, GQ, Esquire and Sports Illustrated.
  • Romijn has also walked the ramp for famous brands such as Giorgio Armani, Sonia Rykiel and Anna Molinari.
  • She has graced the covers of various magazines like Elle, Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, Allure, Glamour, GQ, Esquire and Sports Illustrated.
  • She was ranked as one of People magazine’s 50 Most Beautiful People in 1997 and 1999.
  • Rebecca is very fond of animals and has a pet cat named Bruce and 2 pet dogs named Phil and Holiday.
  • She is a huge fan of singer-songwriter, Dolly Parton.
  • Rebecca was voted #99 in FHM magazine’s 100 Sexiest Women in the World 2005 list.
  • In January 2007, Romijn made her first appearance on the ABC series Ugly Betty as a full-time regular cast member.
  • In November 2007, Romijn made a guest appearance on the ABC series Carpoolers, where she played the ex-wife of the character Laird, played by her real-life husband Jerry O’Connell.
  • In 2019 she joined the cast of Star Trek: Discovery, playing the role of Number One, first officer of the starship Enterprise 1701.


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