Philanthropist and socialite whose organization, Grace Hightower & Coffees of Rwanda, was founded in 2013.
She had small roles in such films as Precious and The Paperboy.
Her fifty-fifth birthday gala was the subject of a Vogue magazine spread.
Her son, Elliott, was born in 1998, and her daughter, Helen Grace, was born in 2011.
She was married to actor Robert De Niro from 1997 to 2018.