Rachel Bay Jones - Updated Feb 2024

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Rachel Bay Jones

Rachel Bay Jones is famous as an actress and singer. Rachel Bay Jones is famous for appearing in Dear Evan Hansen.

Early Life

On November 8, 1969, Rachel Bay Jones was born in New York City, New York, United States. As of now, she is 54 years old and has Scorpio as her zodiac sign.

She has not revealed the name of their parents but both of them were Shakespearean actors. Additionally, she has a brother Darren. Talking about her education, she attended high school but dropped out of high school to perform in a local play.

Net Worth 2023

Since the start of Rachel Bay Jones’s career, she has been playing numerous roles and has been part of a number of projects. As of 2023, the estimated net worth of the actress is $3 million.

Personal Life

Rachel Bay Jones has revealed only certain details related to her personal life. she is already married and is married to Benim Foster. Her husband is an actor and producer known for his work in Golden Boy, The Deuce, and more.

The couple has not revealed anything related to their marriage and has been keeping it private. In her previous marriage, she had a daughter Miranda.

Professional Life

In 1989, Rachel Bay Jones had her first Broadway role as an understudy for the lead role of Esther in Meet Me in St. Louis. She was in the touring company of Grand Hotel, as well as other national and international tours, performing Rent in German and Evita in Spanish, in the early 1990s.

Rachel Bay Jones

Caption: Rachel Bay Jones in between her shoot. Source: Instagram

Later on, in 2009, she performed in the Broadway revival of Hair as the replacement for Mother, Buddahdalirama, and Member Of The Tribe. In addition, she was one of the original cast members starring in the revival of Pippin, playing Catherine, Pippin’s lover, during the entire run.

She was portrayed as Evan’s mother Heidi in the musical Dear Evan Hansen. Therefore, it premiered at the Arena Stage in Washington, D.C. in July 2015. In May 2016, she reprised the role in the Off-Broadway production at the Second Stage Theatre. Similarly, she was also part of the Broadway starting in November 2016.

More About Career

Moving on, she won for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her portrayal of Heidi Hansen, at the 71st Tony Awards. On August 5, 2018, she left Dear Evan Hansen and she performed at several small venues in Something Beautiful. Thus, it was about a one-woman cabaret show that draws music from her expansive career and brings meaning from her life into the lyrics.

Likewise, she appeared in the CBS television drama series God Friended Me, playing the role of Susan, in 2018. Besides that, she has also had guest roles on Modern Family and Grey’s Anatomy. On June 17, 2019, she appeared in the concert of Sweet Charity at the Merkin Concert Hall at the Kaufman Music Center, presented by the Transport Group.

She starred as Diana in Next to Normal at the Kennedy Center Broadway Center Stage series, from January 29 to February 3, 2020. In addition, she joined the cast of The Good Doctor as Salen Morrison, in 2021. Thus, this reunited her with former Dear Evan Hansen co-star Noah Galvin (who played the title role, the son of Jones’s character, Heidi).

Social Media

Rachel Bay Jones has an Instagram account named @rachelbayjones with 59.2k followers. Similarly, Jones has 2.8k followers on her Facebook account. Additionally, on her Twitter account named @Rachelbayjones, she has gained 32.7k followers.

Rachel Bay Jones – Body Measurements

Rachel Bay Jones has a good body structure but, her height and weight id not known yet. She has blonde hair colour and a beautiful pair of green eyes.