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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.

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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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1Her favorite actor is 'Shirley Maclaine'.
2Met 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.
3After leaving college, Heather moved to Europe and taught Advanced English classes in Izmir, Turkey, Paris, France, and Amsterdam.
4Heather 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.
5She was nominated for Best Actress and Best Screenplay at the 2012 Tokyo International Film Festival for "Yellow".
6Has an Italian Greyhound named Lampington "Lampy" Tuffington, adopted while shooting "The Notebook" and playing character Sara Tuffington.
7She 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.
9To 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.
10She 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.
11Of Italian, Swedish and American Indian (Cherokee) descent.
12Sister-in-law of Xan Cassavetes and Zoe R. Cassavetes.
13Stepmother of Sasha Cassavetes and Virginia Cassavetes.
14Daughter-in-law of Gena Rowlands and the late John Cassavetes.



Love and Skin2013ShortDemi
Yellow2012/IMary Holmes
My Sister's Keeper2009Aunt Kelly
Lonely Street2008Kathy Grabow
Alpha Dog2006Wanda Haynes
The Notebook2004Sara Tuffington
The Incredible Mrs. Ritchie2003TV MovieAnne (uncredited)
John Q2002Julie Bird
Good Advice2001Sarah (uncredited)
Simon Says1998Bunny the lifeguard



Yellow2012/Iscreenplay / writer



Jesus Is Coming2002Documentary

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