While in 3rd grade, she began her acting career by performing Shakespeare after school. She later created an acting troupe at her junior high school and joined her high school's improv troupe.
She was the winner of two Joey Awards in 2014 for her appearance in The Killing.
She was born Rebecca Edison Taylor-Klaus in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2012, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue her acting career. She has two younger siblings.