Rachelle Carson-Begley is one of the most recognized names and faces in the environmental world of Hollywood. As the wife of uber-environmentalist, Ed Begley, Jr., Carson-Begley has opened her life up to millions of people as Co-Star of the highly successful reality series, LIVING WITH ED (now showing on Discovery’s Planet Green). Each episode of the show chronicles the everyday life of what it takes for this reasonably green conscious gal to live with her over the top, all or nothing, eco-obsessed husband! She constantly ponders, “Living green- easy… but living with Ed?”
Carson-Begley, a talented actress in her own right recently completed roles in the independent films, HE’S SUCH A GIRL, MAZEDO and the soon to be released PITTSBURG with Jeff Goldblum. Other features for Carson-Begley include TRIPPING FORWARD, STATESIDE, GOING DOWN, NET GAMES, DIARY OF A SEX ADDICT, BUT I’M A CHEERLEADER, STEAL BIG STEAL LITTLE AND EATING.
She recently guest starred on BOSTON LEGAL opposite William Shatner and recently, she had a recurring role on the television show, SEX, LOVE AND SECRETS. Other recurring and guest roles include: NYPD BLUE, EIGHT SIMPLE RULES, HAPPY FAMILY, THE HANDLER, STATE OF GRACE, PROVIDENCE, HOUNDED and LIZZIE MCGUIRE.
Carson-Begley last appeared on stage in the World Premiere of CESAR AND RUBEN, written and directed by her husband. Other notable stage credits include several seasons at the Williamstown Theater Festival in Massachusetts and the National Tour of DIAL M FOR MURDER starring the late Roddy McDowell. On the Los Angeles stage, she appeared in numerous productions including the Ensemble Studio Theater and she was a member of the sketch comedy group, The Firing Squad. Rachelle Carson-Begley has also performed at the prestigious LA Improv.