Rebecca Rittenhouse (born Rebecca Rittenhouse Meaders; November 30, 1988) is an American actress. She starred as Cody LeFever in the ABC prime time soap opera, Blood & Oil and played the role Dr. Anna Ziev in the Hulu romantic comedy The Mindy Project.
Rittenhouse in 2014
Rebecca Rittenhouse Meaders
November 30, 1988
Los Angeles, California, U.S
Rittenhouse was born in Los Angeles and grew up in Pasadena. She performed drama in high school, but never thought of it as a career. Rittenhouse attended University of Pennsylvania studying romance languages, and afterwards decided to study acting at the Atlantic Theater Company in New York City.
Rittenhouse made her Off-Broadway debut in Commons of Pensacola written by at the Manhattan Theatre Club during the 2013–14 season. In 2014, she made her television debut, appearing in the pilot episode of Showtime drama series, The Affair. Later in that year, Rittenhouse was cast in the series regular role as Brittany Dobler in the Fox comedy-drama, Red Band Society. The series was canceled after one season. Rittenhouse was originally considered for the female lead role in the superhero film Deadpool, but lost the part to Morena Baccarin.
In 2015, Rittenhouse was cast as the female lead Cody LeFever in the ABC prime time soap opera, Blood & Oil. In late 2017, she was cast as Keri Allen in the season seven finale of the legal drama series Suits, which served as a backdoor pilot for Second City, a potential spin-off. However, the role was recast with Bethany Joy Lenz for the series.
|2018||Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot||Bonnie|
|2018||Unfriended: Dark Web||Serena Lange|
|2019||Once Upon a Time in Hollywood||TBA|
|2014||The Affair||Jocelyn||Episode: "1"|
|2014||Red Band Society||Brittany Dobler||Main role; 13 episodes|
|2015||Blood & Oil||Cody LeFever||Main role; 10 episodes|
|2016–2017||The Mindy Project||Dr. Anna Ziev||Recurring role (seasons 5–6); 14 episodes|
|2017||Real Life||Nora||Television film|
|2018||Suits||Keri Allen||Episode: "Good-Bye"|
|2018||The Handmaid's Tale||Odette||Episode: "After"|
|2018||Into the Dark||Maggie||Episode: "The Body"|
|2018||The Good Cop||Macy||Episode: "Who Killed the Guy on the Ski Lift?"|
|2019||Four Weddings and a Funeral||Ainsley Howard||Main role; upcoming series|
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- "Suits Spinoff: Rebecca Rittenhouse & Morgan Spector Join Potential Gina Torres-Toplined Offshoot". Deadline Hollywood. November 10, 2017.
- Andreeva, Nellie (September 20, 2018). "Suits Spinoff: Bethany Joy Lenz Among Quartet Series Regulars Cast In USA Show". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved September 20, 2018.