Quick Facts of Rebecca Anna Wattenberg

  • Full NameRebecca Anna Wattenberg
  • Net Worth$6 Million
  • Date of Birth22 February, 1929
  • NicknameRebecca
  • Marital Status Widow
  • BirthplaceNew York City, New York
  • Ethnicity Caucasian white
  • Religion Christian
  • ProfessionActress
  • Nationality American
  • Active Year1976-Present
  • Hair colour White
  • BuildBrown
  • SpouseGene Schull (m. 1951; his death 2008)
  • Education New York University - Bachelor of Arts Degree
  • Children3 - Jonathan, Deborah, and Henry
  • Horoscope Pisces

Wings star actress, Rebecca Schull is one of the most promising actresses in the entertainment industry who has renowned her name by her hard work and passion that she dedicates all to her acting. Today, she has become an inspiration for many young actors/actress who aspires to become successful in the field of acting.

After her husband’s death, Rebecca is a widow as of 2019. Rebecca and her husband Gene Schull share three children from their marriage. Currently, she is living with her all grown up kids happily.

Who is Rebecca Anna Wattenberg? Bio & Wiki

Rebecca Schull was born as Rebecca Anna Wattenberg on 22nd February 1929, in New York City, New York, United States. Moreover, she holds an American nationality and belongs to Caucasian white ethnicity.

Rebecca was raised by her mother, Rachel Gutman, a housewife, and her father, Judah Wattenberg, a real estate attorney. She grew up with her later young brother, Ben J. Wattenberg, a writer. Furthermore, she learned acting from the Stanislavsky method of theatre practice in Dublin, Ireland. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from New York University.

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Inside of Rebecca Schull’s Career

Rebecca Schull started her career from theatres where she first portrayed nursemaid in the 1976 Broadway play, Herzl in 1976. Later, she made her debut appearance in the TV movie, A Private Battle where she played the role of Anne Bardenhagen in 1980. Rebecca also starred as Israeli Undersecretary of Agriculture in the American Cold War action-thriller movie, The Soldier in 1982. From 1982 to 1983, Rebecca appeared in the soap opera, One Life to Live as Twlya Ralston as a recurring role.

Rebecca got her big break from the America sitcom, Wings where she played the role of Fay Evelyn Schlob Dumbly DeVay Cochran for 172 episodes from 1990 to 1997. She then guests appeared in the police procedural and legal drama series, Law & Order as Mr.s Whitman in an episode of Vaya Con Dios. Her other television works are Suits, Chasing Life, etc. In 2019, she will star in Jeff Lipsky‘s drama movie, The Last with Reed Birney and Jill Durso.

How much is Rebecca Schull’s Net Worth?

Rebecca Schull has an estimated net worth of $6 Million as of 2019. Also, her late husband left a net worth of $500 Thousand. Schull also makes a lucrative amount of wealth from her other works, which include advertisements, guests appearances, endorsements, etc. that makes her net worth plentiful.

Rebecca co-starred with Crystal Bernard who has a net worth of $5 Million and Tony Shalhoub whose net worth is $30 Million which makes him one of the wealthiest actors in the NBC owned television sitcom, Wings.

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Rebecca earns an impressive amount of salary from her profession. However, her actual salary is currently under review, but we assume that she makes a salary in the range of $800 to $1 Million annually.

Interesting: The Tony Award-winning actress, Meital Dohan trained like a shoulder when she joined the Israel Defense Forces in 1994.

Who is Rebecca Schull’s Husband? Her Marriage & Children

Rebecca Schull had the first encounter with her husband, Gene Schull in a restaurant in New York City. Since then, they began dating each other and started sharing their love secrets. After dating for many years, they became engaged.

The couple tied the knot in 1951, in New York City, New York. From their marriage, they share three beautiful children, including a son, Jonathan Schull, a teacher at Haverford College, and two daughters, Deborah, a law student, and Elinor Schull.

Photo of Rebecca's late husband, Gene Schull.
Photo of Rebecca’s late husband, Gene Schull.

Unfortunately, Rebecca’s spouse, Gene died on 13th  September 2008, due to severe heart stroke. After her husband’s demise, she isn’t linked with any other person in any relationship affairs until now. Currently, she resides in her hometown, New York City with her family and friends.

Interesting Facts about Rebecca Schull

  • Rebecca is the aunt nephew of a prominent journalist, Daniel Wattenberg.
  • It’s been 68 years of Rebecca and Gene’s wedding.
  • She is an avid reader and learner.
  • Her hobbies are writing, diaries, singing, and dancing.
  • Her zodiac sign is Pisces.