News of Rebekah's "death" broke on Twitter in the early hours of this morning (Friday, January 12).
It continued: "We ask that you respect the family's privacy at this time".
In a video, she posted: "I'm not dead!".
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Uploading a video to her account, the actress - who competed on Big Brother in 2009 as Rodrigo Lopes - said she'd been "put through Hell".
Rebekah has explained that she's been the unfortunate victim of a death hoax, and that her account had been hacked.
She revealed that she's on holiday and added in her caption for the video: 'I'm not dead!
She hit the headlines for an on/off relationship with co-star Charlie Drummond in the Big Brother house. "I am the happiest I've ever been in myself, but I lost so much along the way", she said.
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"The only thing I wish is that that my family will learn to accept me", she told the publication.
Rebekah began living as a woman in 2012, three years after finishing fifth on Big Brother. However, in a weird turn of events, it turns out that the star is very much alive, and she's currently just on holiday right now. It's a hard decision. I started crying in the corridor saying, "I regret it, I regret it". It's not easy to be a different person. Then you have to face your family, society, jobs - because people don't give you opportunities.
"I always remembered his smile, his ability to see the good in everything and his ability to laugh at everything".
She said she'd spent a month in hospital and had little support from her family during her initial surgical transition process, leaving her feel very alone and isolated.
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"I saw that disgusting thing between my legs and I started crying around the hospital saying, 'I regret, I regret.' I wanted to kill myself because it was a nightmare".