Rebecca Williams was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Known for making audiences laugh, Williams began her acting career in comedies like the Tom Hanks blockbuster "Forrest Gump" (1994). Williams worked in television around the start of her acting career with a role on "In the Heat of the Night" (CBS, 1987-1994). Her work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Jump In!" (Disney, 2006-07). She also had a part in the TV miniseries "The Gathering" (2007-08). She also worked in television during these years, including a part on "Rookie Blue" (ABC, 2009-2015). Williams most recently appeared in "The Night Before the Night Before Christmas" (Hallmark Channel, 2010-11).