Rachel Heller

Rachel Heller

A staple to the New York City social scene, Rachel Heller lends her talents to a variety of projects. Recently chosen as “The Freshest Face of New Year” by IMDB.com, this rising star is well on her way to becoming a household name. You may also recognize her family of heavy hitters in the industry such as her father Mark Jay Heller, attorney to Jon Gosselin. Her brother, Mike Heller, has worked as Lindsay Lohan’s and Paris Hilton’s power broker. Make no mistake, this Columbia University graduate is making a name of her own with three-feature films lined up for 2010.

Where were you born ?

I was born in Great Neck, New York.

How long in New York:

I have lived in New York City my entire life, since the age of four.

Occupation:

I am an actress, equestrian, fencer, and work part time at Talent Resources.

Favorite Restaurant:

La Grenouille

Best Sushi:

Blue Ribbon Sushi

Best Italian:

Scarpetta and Serafina

Best place for late night dining:

Blue Ribbon Brasserie

Best dessert:

ChikaLicious Dessert Bar

Best place for a romantic date:

Daniel

Best Sunday brunch:

At hotels like the Four Seasons and The Ritz-Carlton

Best place for a power business meeting:

Michael's New York

If you have out of town guests, which hotel would you recommend?

Gramercy Park Hotel

Favorite shopping venue/boutique:

Madison Avenue, Soho, and Bergdorf Goodman

Best place to buy Jewelry/Watches:

My grandpa's store, Erwin Pearl, or Van Cleef & Arpels

Best Spa:

The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, New York

Favorite Charity Event:

Museum events

Favorite Cultural Institution:

NEUE Galerie New York

Best Aspect of New York:

Fast transportation, diversity in choices, and the smell (haha).

Best Steakhouse:

Del Frisco's

Best Pizza:

Patsy's Italian Restaurant, Basile's Italian Restaurant

Best Lunch:

Serafina

Best Gym/Athletic Facility:

My own

Best Massage:

Chinatown, NY

Best Limousine/Driving Service:

Carmel Car & Limousine Service and Lux Limousine Service

Favorite historic/legendary place to see or explore:

A tour of Wall Street

Best Broadway show:

Wicked
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