Helen Grace De Niro, age 5 is the sixth child of American actor Robert De Niro and the second child of philanthropist, Grace Hightower. The media’s major cutie Helen has often been spotted with her parents at different family outings. Helen was born on December 23, 2011 via surrogate and weighed in at 7 lbs, 2 oz after 14 years of De Niro and Hightower’s marriage which came off as a pleasant surprise. The couple had their first child back in 1998.
Often cited as “The Goodfather” by the media due to his visible affectionate relationship with his children, Robert has often been seen accompanying his daughter in every family outing. In April 2015, they were spotted at the Greenwich Hotel in Tribeca, New York. Robert was seen flaunting Helen Grace by carrying her in his arms.
Robert De Niro, 72 is still remembered and loved for his role as the angry mobster Vito Corleone in “The Godfather”. He started off his acting career as an extra in a movie titled “Three Rooms in Manhattan” back in 1965. Since then he has come a long way and delivered many astounding performances and great movies. Apart from acting, this Academy award winner has produced a great number of amazing movies which include “Stage Beauty”, “Meet the Fockers” and “The Wizard of Lies” among many others.
Helen’s mother Grace Hightower, 60 is an American philanthropist and socialite. She initially started off her career as a flight attendant. She is also an actress and a singer. As an actress, Hightower has had minor roles in various movies including Precious (2009) and The Paperboy (2012). Additionally, she had a minor part in the ABC TV series, NYPD Blue, in the 1994 Season One episode entitled "Zeppo Marks Brothers". As a singer, she has performed the lead vocal for the track, "Somethin's Comin' My Way", written by Dan Manjovi for the 2009 Precious movie soundtrack. She is better known as the founder of “Grace Hightower & Coffees of Rwanda” which carries a mission of promoting Rwandan products internationally. She is also one of the board members of New York Women’s foundation.
Helen Grace has five siblings; Raphael De Niro, her elder brother is a real estate broker. Her sister Drena De Niro is a model and actress. Aaron Kendrick De Niro, Julian Henry De Niro and Elliot De Niro are also her siblings. Elliot De Niro and Helen Grace De Niro share the same biological mother, Grace Hightower.
Helen Grace De Niro’s school hereabouts remain unknown till date. And in the recent times, Helen’s family outing has also decreased compared to her past appearances. Helen Grace is not only loved and cherished by the media and the De Niro family’s fans, the 5 year old cutie is equally loved and treasured by her siblings and parents.