For more than a decade, she’s felt crippled by self-doubt and insecurity - problems that have privately plagued her since she turned her back on her promising showbiz career.
But stepping out to the glitz and glamour of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival last week, it’s obvious Bec Hewitt’s time of isolation has come to an end, and she’s finally ready to fully return to life in the spotlight.
As the face of Lavazza, the radiant mum-of-three has been the standout celebrity among those within the star-studded marquees, showing Australia’s biggest names how it’s done.
‘Bec has spent 11 long years out of the limelight, and it’s been a real battle for her,’ says a friend of the former actress.
Sources confirm Bec is looking at the possibility of reprising her role as Hayley on Home And Away - if the money and conditions are right.
'She knows she would be ratings gold, so she's being smart about it,' says a source.
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