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Dated Bronson Pinchot (1993-1997). They split up shortly after getting engaged.

Her NYU student film co-starred one of her classmates at the time - über-producer Joel Silver.

Three of her movies were made into TV series. Fast Times (1986) based on Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982) lasted less than a season; the short-lived Baby Talk (1991) was based on Look Who's Talking (1989); and Clueless (1996) (Clueless (1995)), which ran for a season on ABC and two more seasons on UPN.

Grew up in an apartment building in The Bronx that was filled with Holocaust survivors.

Suffered anorexia.

Has one daughter, Mollie Heckerling (Mollie Sara Israel; September 5, 1985), with Harold Ramis, even though she was married to Neal Israel at the time of her birth. This "family secret" was revealed in "Ghostbuster's Daughter", a book about Harold's life written by his other daughter, Violet Ramis.

She has directed one film that has been selected for the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically or aesthetically" significant: Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982).

Attended the High School of Art and Design in New York City.