Rachel Chagall Biography

American actress

Rachel Chagall (born Rachel Levin) is an American actress, best known for roles as Gaby in the film Gaby: A True Story (1987), for which she was nominated for Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama and as Val Toriello on The Nanny (1993–1999).


  • 1 Life and career
  • 2 Filmography
  • 3 References
  • 4 External links

Life and career

Rachel Levin was born in New York City, to a Jewish family.

In 1982, she contracted Guillain–Barré syndrome, recovering sufficiently to be cast in the starring role of Gaby, A True Story.

She is perhaps best known for her role as the dimwitted sidekick Val Toriello, on the 1990s television series The Nanny.She and her husband Greg Lenert, who was The Nanny's stage manager, had twins on March 19, 1999, named Eve and Jonah.

She made guest appearances on Just Shoot Me! and Strong Medicine. She also played a mysterious woman in What I Like About You. As Rachel Levin, Chagall appeared in Gaby: A True Story (1987) in the *le role as Gabriela Brimmer and White Palace (1990) in the role of Rachel. She also appeared in The Last Supper (1995). On December 6, 2004, Chagall appeared at the cast reunion for The Nanny, The Nanny Reunion: A Nosh to Remember.



    External links

    • Rachel Chagall at IMDb