Receives Oscar nomination for "Last Days in Vietnam"
Directs, writes, produces "Ethel," a documentary biography of her mother
Produces "Ghosts of Abu Gharib"
First directorial effort with "American Hollow"
Named Rory by her mother due to its similarity to her father's name, Robert.
Cousin John F. Kennedy Jr. was flying to her wedding in 1999 when his plane crashed in Massachusetts.
She was present when her brother and godparent, Michael LeMoyle Kennedy, was fatally injured in a skiing accident and attempted to revive him.