Rebecca Hall (born 1982) is an English actress who, in 2003, won the Charleson award for her debut stage performance in a production of Mrs Warren's Profession. In 2006 she made her film debut, appearing in two high-profile films, Starter for 10 and The Prestige.Born to Peter Hall and Maria Ewing (who divorced when she was five), Hall attended Roedean School where she became head girl. She later read English Literature at St Catharine's College, Cambridge, for two years before dropping out in 2002, prior to her final year. During her time there, she appeared in "nearly a dozen" plays and set up a theatre company. She also appeared in student stage productions alongside Dan Stevens, later her As You Like It co-star. Her half-brother Edward Hall is a theatre director. Her sister is Emma Hall.Between 2003 and at least 2004, she was in a relationship with her As You Like It co-star Freddie Stevenson.