Anne Heche - biography

Actor from United States of America

Anne Heche Anne Celeste Heche ( /ˈheɪʃ/ HAYSH; born May 25, 1969) is an American actress, director, and screenwriter. She started her career at age 18 on the daytime soap opera Another World, for which she received a Daytime Emmy Award in 1991. Heche gradually obtained supporting roles in feature films such as I Know What You Did Last Summer and Volcano (both 1997). Her first leading role was in Six Days Seven Nights (1998)—which has remained her most high-profile film role to date. That same year, she starred in the critically acclaimed film Return to Paradise, which was her second (and last) leading role in a theatrical film to date. Following a supporting role in John Q. (2002), she was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for her performance in the TV movie Gracie's Choice (2004). From 2006 to 2008, she starred in her own TV series, Men in Trees. Her most recent film credits include Spread (2009), The Other Guys (2010), and Cedar Rapids (2011). She had a supporting role in the 2009–2011 HBO cable TV series Hung. As Heche was beginning to establish herself in films during the late 1990s, her career was negatively affected by her highly publicized same-sex relationship with Ellen DeGeneres,  ( Wikipedia article )


Personal facts

Known as
Anne Celeste Heche
Date of birth
Place of birth
United States of America
Donald Joe Heche, Nancy Prickett
Ellen DeGeneres Coleman Laffoon James Tupper
Homer Laffoon Atlas Heche Tupper
Nate Heche Susan Bergman Cynthia Heche Abigail Heche
Film Director, Screenwriter, Actor


Institution From To
Ocean City High School
Francis W. Parker School


Year Performance Character
2012 That's What She Said Dee Dee
2011 Rampart Catherine
2010 The Other Guys Pamela Boardman
2009 Spread Samantha
2007 Suffering Man's Charity Helen Jacobsen
2005 Silver Bells Catherine O'Mara
2004 Birth Clara
2004 Gracie's Choice Rowena Lawson
1998 Psycho Marion Crane
1996 Walking and Talking Laura
1995 Kingfish: A Story of Huey Long Aileen Dumont
1994 I'll Do Anything Claire
1994 A Simple Twist of Fate Tanny's Playmate
1993 The Adventures of Huck Finn Mary Jane Wilks
1993 An Ambush of Ghosts Denise
0 The Dead Will Tell Emily Parker

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