Rachel Zegler Graces Town & Country’s September Cover
Rachel Zegler speaks with Hunter Harris for Town & Country’s September Issue.
Pre–West Side Story, Rachel Zegler was just a theater-obsessed teen from Clifton. She listened to Bob Dylan and Joan Baez, Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande. There was a photo of Rita Moreno in her locker; she played volleyball and the saxophone. She had the same dreams and anxieties as every high school student. Then she uploaded a video of herself singing “I Feel Pretty” and sent it to WESTSIDESTORYCASTINGSEARCH@GMAIL.COM. She got called back, and back again, and then back a few more times.
Rachel is about to play one of the most beloved roles in West Side Story—a part she won in the most modern of ways.
Read her full story on Town & Country's September Issue.