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Rebecca Asher

Rebecca Asher is an American director, editor, and scriptwriter who gained fame for her direction in movies like Knocked Up Donnie Darko and Brooklyn Nine-Nine. Moreover, she is best known as the daughter of American veteran actress, Elizabeth Montgomery, and American Film Producer, William Asher. Elizabeth is best remembered for portraying the character of Samantha Stephens in the TV series Bewitched.

Besides her professional career, what about her personal life? Is she a lesbian? Does she have any kids? Likewise, what is she up to nowadays? Let’s try to answer the various queries regarding Elizabeth Montgomery’s daughter, Rebecca Asher’s life.

In the following article, we will also try to explore some more intriguing facts about Rebecca’s age, parents, spouse, net worth, and many more.

Early Life And Birth Details

Rebecca Asher was born on 17th June 1969, in LA, California, United States. The actress is 53 years old as of 2022 and her birth zodiac sign is Gemini. Rebecca is the daughter of  William Asher (father) and Elizabeth Montgomery (mother). She has two siblings, Robert Asher and Will Asher.

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Rebecca Asher with her mother, Elizabeth Montgomery

Talking about her ethnicity she belongs to a mixed ethnical background as her mother is a native American and her father, William is of Jewish ancestry.

On other hand, her father, William was born on 8th August 1921 in New York City. Whereas her mother, Elizabeth Victoria Montgomery was born on 15th April 1933 in Los Angeles, California. She attended the Westlake School in Holmby Hills, California. Elizabeth later studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Manhattan for three years.

How Did Rebecca Asher’s Parents Meet? Marriage and Divorce

William Asher Elizabeth Montgomery first met on the set of the movie, Johnny Cool.  William was the director of the movie whereas Elizabeth was playing the female lead. Despite, 12 years of an age gap between the two, they eventually fell in love and soon started dating.

The lovebird decided to further extend their relationship and tied the knot on the 26th of October 1963. William was also gifted a beautiful diamond heart necklace which she later used in her character of Samantha in the movie, Bewitched.

Elizabeth Montgomery and William Asher
Elizabeth Montgomery and William Asher on the set of Johnny Cool.

Furthermore, the sweetest couple also shared three children together, Robert Asher, William Asher, and Rebecca. However, their relationship couldn’t last long as expected. The couple was separated in 1973.

A friend of Elizabeth’s third husband, Geoffrey Mark, wrote a book on Elizabeth Montgomery’s life where he explained how the unsound relationship of father and daughter relationship affected her life as an adult. The author wrote- “Elizabeth had a very complicated relationship with her father, which colored her relationships with men most of her life.”

Trivia Into Rebecca Asher’s Professional Career

As we mentioned earlier, Rebecca Asher was born into a family which was highly linked with a Hollywood background. Rebecca continued in the footstep of her parents, but instead of acting, she chooses direction and scriptwriting as a career. Apart from direction and scriptwriting, she has also worked as a film editor, casting crew, cameraman, cinematographer, and many more.

Initially, she started her career as a director with the 2001s short movie, Ca$hino. Her other most notably direction credits include Grace and Frankie (2016), Love- Victor (2020), Traffic Light (2011), Breaking In (2012), Happy ending (2013), Samantha Who? (2009), and several more. Besides, her direction career her scriptwriting credits include Suburgatory (2013), Love Bites (2011), Mad Men (2009), Do Not Disturb (2008), What about Brain (2006), Chick Flick (1998), Kingpin (2003), and many more.

Likewise, her credits as editor include The Policy (short), The Pink Ladies (2003), A Hundred & Forty-Six Questions (2009), and many others.

Is Rebecca Asher Lesbian? Her Sexuality

Being a celebrity kid is itself being a celebrity. People are often curious to know about them and Rebecca is one of them. Well, when it comes to the matter of her private concern, Rebecca’s secretive nature is clearly reflected. She hasn’t revealed anything about her dating history. However, a person going through her Insta handle can conclude that she has been dating, an American actress named, Rebecca Lowman.


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Rebecca has been posting photos with Lowman since 2012 and since then, both of them had shared several photos together. One can assume, she might be in a relationship with her at the moment. However, neither Asher nor Lowman has confirmed their relationships of them.

Furthermore, Rebecca also frequently shares photos of a baby on her Instagram handle. However, she hasn’t confirmed whether she is the biological mother of the baby or not.

Rebecca Asher’s Parents Are No Longer In This World

Rebecca Asher’s father, William Asher died at the age of 90 on 16th July 2012. William died due to Alzheimer’s disease. William Asher was buried at Desert Memorial Park, Cathedral City, California, United States Of America.

On other hand, Rebecca’s mother, Elizabeth Montgomery died on 18th May 1995. She was 62 years old at the time of her demise. Back in 1998, Elizabeth’s family held an auction for the sale of her cloth for raising the fund for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation of LA. As a tribute to the actress, the Hollywood Walk of Fame was presented in honor of Elizabeth Montgomery, back on, January 4, 2008.

Is Rebecca Active On Social Media Platforms?

Well, the answer to this is yes. The star kid is quite active on her social networking sites. On her, Instagram handles she goes by @asherbrand, where she has around 1.9k followers. Rebecca is also active on Twitter which she joined in 2008. She has around 1.5k followers on her Twitter handle as well.

Rebecca Asher’s Net Worth

Undoubtedly, she enjoys her life in quite a luxurious way. As born into a rich family we can assume that she had a lavish upbringing. Rebecca has an estimated net worth of around $15 million as of 2022. The star kid had earned a fortune from her film scriptwriting as well as her direction career.

On other hand, Rebecca’s mother, Elizabeth Montgomery had an estimated net worth of $20 million at the time of her demise. Talking about Rebecca Asher’s dad, William Asher, he also had quite a good amount of earnings. At the time of his demise, William had an estimated net worth of $2.5 million. He had earned this fortune in a film production and acting career.