Rebecca Dayan Biography

Rebecca Dayan is a talented and gorgeous actress, artist, and model. She is most famous for her works in movies and tv series. Although she is best known for her role as Elsa Peretti in the Netflix series ‘Halston’, she rose to fame with her performance in “From Paris With Love”. She did many short roles, even though they were short, she always made a great impression on the audience.

Early Life

Rebecca Marie Dayan was born in a town in the South of France called Saint Paul De Vence. She was introduced to acting and filmmaking by her parents, specifically her mother. From a young age, she became very passionate about acting and drama. She moved to Nice at 14 and then Paris at 17 and later shifted to Paris in order to study art, fashion design, and theatre. She started working as a model while she was still studying. A few years later, she moved to New York to study acting. She currently lives and works in New York and has a sister, Lisa Dayan, but other than this, information isn’t available.

Rebecca Dayan Career

Rebecca first worked as a young model and designer in Paris. She worked with the likes of some of the industry’s most acclaimed members such as Karl Lagerfeld, Peter Lindbergh, and Sonia Rykiel. Later after relocating to New York, Dayan started her acting career when she landed a role in the short movie ‘House of Illusions’ in 2009. Next year with her role in “From Paris With Love” she rose to fame. In 2011, she appeared in ‘Limitless’ and she played the role of Veronica in ‘Celeste & Jesse Forever, and of Sofia in ‘Random acts of Violence’ in 2012.

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In 2013, she appeared in ‘Elementary’ a tv-series and ‘Pretty Girls’ a short film. She did a role in “Sex Therapy” and “Landmarks” in 2014. After that, she appeared in ‘The Childhood of a Leader’ and ‘The Neon Demon’. Later in 2017, she played the role of Sister Emanuel in ‘Novitiate’ and of Fabienne in ‘Tour De Pharmacy’ a tv movie. She appeared as a French girl in the short movie ‘Boomerang’. In 2020, she did a few more short movies. She appeared as Sarah Bernhardt in ‘Tesla’ and as Lily in ‘Someone, somewhere.


Her most recent and the highlight of her career is her appearance in the Netflix series ‘Halston’ as Elsa Peretti. Before filming, Dayan spent a year researching Elsa Peretti, to know her and to be in her character. Other than acting, she is also an artist. Rebecca had her debut as a solo artist at ‘The Year of the Woman’ at Catherine Ahnell Gallery. It was a great success and a few days into the show, half the exhibition was sold. She once said that both acting and painting are her passions which need to co-exist and couldn’t exist without the other.


Rebecca Dayan also founded Mother Lover along with her friend Paula Goldstein. It’s a nonprofit organization in order to raise awareness of the maternal health crisis through artworks. As the first awareness campaign, they launched a limited edition t-shirt on Mother’s day. A great work by her.

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Rebecca Dayan Biography

Real Name Rebecca Marie Dayan
Birth Date 17 April 1984
Age (as of 2021) 37 Years
Birth Place South of France, Nice, France
Nationality French
Profession Actress, Model, and Artist
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Aries

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 8” – in Centimeters – 173 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 61 kg  –  in Pounds –  134 lbs
Body Measurements 32-24-35
Bra Size 32A
Waist Size 24
Hips Size 35
Shoe Size 7.5 (U.S.)
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Green
Body Type Slim


Father Not Known
Mother Not Known
Sister Lisa Dayan
Brother Not Known


School Not Known
College Not Known

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Is she a Lesbian? No
Boyfriend? None

Favorite Things

Style Icon Patti Smith
Favorite Dress A vintage dress inherited from her mother
Favorite Designer Alexander McQueen
Favorite Places To Shop Pretty Box (Paris), Dream Collective (Los Angeles), Scout (Los Angeles), Doyle and Doyle (New York)

Personal Life

Dayan has kept her private life away from the eyes of the public. She likes her details and life to remain that way. According to the media, she is single as of now and is not married. If she is dating and is keeping it away from the public, then it’s not known obviously. If she isn’t dating and is just focusing on her career, good for her. We wish this young actress best wishes. Rebecca, like many other celebrities, connects with her fans through social media. She has an Instagram page where she shares bits of her life and work. Rebecca has around 19k followers there and also owns a Tiktok account where she posts updates and entertains her loyal fanbase.

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Rebecca Dayan Net Worth

Even though she hasn’t done many films, she is really hardworking and a great actress. She earns through her acting and as of now, her net worth is estimated to be around $1 million. Although, in the coming future, her wealth would be increased for sure without any doubt because of her talent and also fame she received from Netflix.


  • Dayan has credits for around 10 TV series as a producer.
  • Dayan’s work has been featured in leading publications like ‘The Wall Street Journal’, ‘The New York Observer’, VOGUE, New York Magazine, and many more.
  • She admitted she is little OCD, as she keeps cleaning and organizing.
  • She is a minimalist, she believes in less is more.

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