Meet the Actors Who Play Rebecca's Parents on "This Is Us"

Meet the Actors Who Play Rebecca’s Parents on “This Is Us”

There’s a long list of reasons why “This Is Us” is so great at captivating viewers each week. In a special way, the show manages to dive deeply into each character’s history and personal struggles and give us a true understanding of why they are the way they are. For instance, Rebecca’s (Mandy Moore) backstory is something we have slowly gotten to explore over the course of the show’s six seasons. Several episodes include her parents, who both do a great job depicting how imperfect parent-child relationships can be. It also gives us a glimpse into how their parenting style shaped her into the strong, caring mother we know and love.

So, who are the talented actors that portray Rebecca’s parents? Here’s a rundown on each of their backgrounds and what else you might have seen them acting in.