Emmy Award-nominated actress Andrea Evans joins Passions in the recurring role
of Rebecca Hotchkiss, the manipulative, rapacious social climber whose ambition is
to see her daughter Gwen reign as Mrs. Ethan Crane.
Born and raised in the Midwest, Andrea began acting with a job as an extra in
Brian De Palma's "The Fury," which ultimately became a featured role. She was
soon cast in the television mini-series "The Awakening Land" and her performance
garnered the attention of ABC casting executives, which lead to her long-term
contract role as Tina Clayton on "One Life to Live." Evans other notable daytime
roles include Tawny on "The Bold and the Beautiful," and Patty Williams Abbott on
"The Young and the Restless."
Additionally, Evans credits include a recurring role on "Capitol News" and the
films "Opposite Sex, " "Low Down Dirty Shame, " "Ice Cream Man" and "Ghostwriter."
Andrea's charitable interests include Amnesty International, Global Relief, the
Special Olympics and a variety of AIDS fundraising and research organizations.
In her free time, Andrea enjoys spending time with her husband Steve, their dog
Motown and their cat Ernie. Her hobbies include cooking, gardening, working out
and she is an ardent baseball fan. Andrea was born on June 18.