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Heather Wahlquist


American actress that has starred in films such as for example John Q in 2002 and Alpha Puppy in 2006. She also made an appearance in my own Sister’s Keeper as well as the Notebook. She analyzed psychology for just two years in the University or college of Oklahoma. She co-wrote the 2012 film Yellowish, where she also performed the part of Mary. She wedded director and article writer Nick Cassavetes. She actually is an celebrity from Oklahoma like Pamela Bach.

Quick Facts

Full Name Heather Wahlquist
Date Of Birth May 23, 1977
Place Of Birth Oklahoma City, OK
Height 1.7 m
Profession Movie Actress
Education University of Oklahoma, Seminole High School
Nationality American
Spouse Nick Cassavetes
Parents Paul Wahlquist, Linda Wahlquist
Siblings Davanee Wahlquist
Movies Love and Skin, Yellow, Lonely Street, My Sister's Keeper, Alpha Dog, The Notebook, John Q., Simon Says
Star Sign Gemini

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1 Her favorite actor is 'Shirley Maclaine'.
2 Met director 'Nick Cassavetes' shortly before filming "John Q". While on set, they fell in love and got engaged one month later. They have one child together.
3 After leaving college, Heather moved to Europe and taught Advanced English classes in Izmir, Turkey, Paris, France, and Amsterdam.
4 Heather grew up in a small map dot town in rural Oklahoma -Seminole. Homeschool by night and high school by day, she doubled up her credits while in 10th grade. She graduated High School as class Salutatorian when she was 16 years old.
5 She was nominated for Best Actress and Best Screenplay at the 2012 Tokyo International Film Festival for "Yellow".
6 Has an Italian Greyhound named Lampington "Lampy" Tuffington, adopted while shooting "The Notebook" and playing character Sara Tuffington.
7 She has one sister, Davanee Wahlquist. She is a blanket designer. Her parents, Linda and Paul, are interior designers.
8 'Michael Jordan' was the first celebrity she met in Los Angeles.
9 To appease her father, Heather attended the University of Oklahoma for two years before escaping to Los Angeles. She originally wanted to be a Forensic Profiler.
10 She is a supporter of The Women's Care Cottage and Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in Los Angeles. Both organizations supports and aids Abused single parents.
11 Of Italian, Swedish and American Indian (Cherokee) descent.
12 Sister-in-law of Xan Cassavetes and Zoe R. Cassavetes.
13 Stepmother of Sasha Cassavetes and Virginia Cassavetes.
14 Daughter-in-law of Gena Rowlands and the late John Cassavetes.



Love and Skin 2013 Short Demi
Yellow 2012/I Mary Holmes
My Sister's Keeper 2009 Aunt Kelly
Lonely Street 2008 Kathy Grabow
Alpha Dog 2006 Wanda Haynes
The Notebook 2004 Sara Tuffington
The Incredible Mrs. Ritchie 2003 TV Movie Anne (uncredited)
John Q 2002 Julie Bird
Good Advice 2001 Sarah (uncredited)
Simon Says 1998 Bunny the lifeguard



Yellow 2012/I screenplay / writer



Jesus Is Coming 2002 Documentary

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