Rachael Ray

Rachael Ray

Aug. 25th, 1968
Born in
Glens Falls, New York, USA
5' 3

Rachael Ray's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Rachael Ray TV Show
Rachael Ray
30 Minute Meals TV Show
30 Minute Meals
$40 a Day TV Show
$40 a Day
Rachael vs. Guy: Kids Cook-Off TV Show
Rachael vs. Guy: Kids Cook-Off
Rachael Ray's Tasty Travels TV Show
Rachael Ray's Tasty Travels
Rachael Ray's Week in a Day TV Show
Rachael Ray's Week in a Day
Inside Dish with Rachael Ray TV Show
Inside Dish with Rachael Ray
Rachael's Vacation TV Show
Rachael's Vacation

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Rachael Ray
Herself - Guest
Herself - Chef (segment "The Long Recession: Wilmington Corporation")
Herself - Panelist
[Complete List]


Lives in the Adirondacks with her husband, mother, a dog, a cat and two fishes. Has a younger brother named Emmanuel (Manny) and an older sister named Maria. Moved to upstate New York when she was in first grade. At one time her family owned several restaurants called the Carvery in and around Falmouth and Mashpee, Massachusetts.

After college, she worked as candy manager at Macy's Marketplace in New York. She was promoted to the fresh food section, then left Macy's and became a chef and buyer at a gourmet store. She moved out of the New York City and while working in a shop in Albany. She held cooking lessons in the store and caught the attention of a local television station. The station began cooking segments which later became "30 Minute Meals" (2001) . She has authored several cookbooks including Rachael Ray's 30-Minute Meals and The Open House Cookbook. She garnered national attention from a segment on the "Today" (1952) show during a blizzard.

  • Has a magazine called Every Day with Rachael Ray.
  • Has written 14 best-selling cookbooks.
  • Has worked with, and is a friend of 'Oprah Winfrey' (qv).
  • Ray married 'John M. Cusimano' (qv), a lawyer and member of the band The Cringe, on September 24, 2005 in Montalcino, Italy.
  • In 2007, Forbes Magazine estimated her earnings for the year at $16 million.
  • Gets her love of food "with garlic and oil" from her mother, Elsa Scuderi, and her grandfather, Emmanuel.
  • Boston Red Sox fan.
  • She has a pit bull named Isaboo (nicknamed Boo) and goldfish named Jaws and Orca.

Related sites for this celeb
» BuddyTV
» TVGuide
» AceShowbiz
» Celebrity-Mania
» Zap2it.com
You are successfully logged out.

ShareTV Login

Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out

Create Account

Verify Password

Verification code (check your email for the verification code)

Verification code has been sent to the following email address:
If you didn't receive the verification code:

1. Check your bulk/spam folder.

2. Try to whitelist our email address (noreply@sharetv.org)

3. Resend verification email

If you mistyped your email address change it here
Create a free ShareTV account to make a personalized schedule of your favorite TV shows, keep track of what you've watched, earn points and more.
Verify your username and email to complete your Registration
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out

Forgot Your Password?

Enter the email address you used to create the account and your password will be emailed to you.