Anne Heche

Born May 25, 1969

'Anne Celeste Heche is an American actress, director, and screenwriter. She started her career on the daytime soap opera Another World, for which she won a Daytime Emmy Award in 1991. Heche gradually landed supporting roles in feature films, and in 1997 appeared in I Know What You Did Last Summer, Wag the Dog, Donnie Brasco and Volcano. Her first leading role in a major Hollywood film was Six Days Seven Nights—which has remained her highest-profile film role to date.… Read More

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1969 Birth Anne Heche was born on May 25, 1969 in Aurora, Ohio, the youngest of five children of Nancy Heche (née Prickett) and Donald Joseph Heche. … Read More


1983 14 Years Old On March 3, 1983, when Heche was thirteen, her 45-year-old father died of AIDS, although he never came out as a homosexual. "He was in complete denial until the day he died. … Read More
1985 16 Years Old …  In 1985, when Heche was sixteen, an agent spotted her in a school play and secured her an audition for the daytime soap opera As the World Turns. … Read More
1987 18 Years Old Shortly before her high school graduation in 1987, Heche was offered a dual role on the daytime soap opera Another World. "Again I was told I couldn't go. … Read More


1991 22 Years Old 1 More Event
For her work on Another World, Heche received a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series in 1991.
1993 - 1996 2 More Events
For her performance as Johnny Depp's wife in the 1997 crime drama Donnie Brasco, critic Janet Maslin of the New York Times wrote "Anne Heche does well with what could have been the thankless role."
1998 29 Years Old 1 More Event
Heche's first high-profile role came in the 1998 romantic adventure Six Days, Seven Nights, where she starred opposite Harrison Ford. … Read More


2001 32 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2001, she had a recurring role in the fourth season of the TV series Ally McBeal.
2002 33 Years Old In 2002, Heche made her Broadway debut in a production of the Pulitzer Prize-winning drama Proof.
2004 35 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2004, Heche received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination as Best Supporting Actress for her performance in the Lifetime movie Gracie's Choice, and a Saturn Award nomination as Best Actress for her performance in the CBS television movie The Dead Will Tell (2004). … Read More
2005 36 Years Old She then took on a recurring role on Nip/Tuck in 2005 as an ex-mob wife and Witness Protection Program subject who requires plastic surgery. … Read More
2006 37 Years Old In 2006, Heche began work on her own series, Men in Trees. … Read More
2007 38 Years Old 1 More Event
In court papers filed on May 2, 2007, Laffoon requested primary custody of their son, claiming that Heche was an unfit parent and exhibited "bizarre and delusional behavior for which she refuses to seek professional help". … Read More
2008 39 Years Old 1 More Event
On May 14, 2008, following the cancellation of her TV series Men in Trees, she submitted a financial declaration showing that she had less than $35,000 in her bank accounts and could no longer afford to pay child support.


Heche and Laffoon's contentious divorce was finalized on March 4, 2009. A court order was issued which required them to hire a parenting coordinator to manage their relationships with son Homer; this arrangement remained in effect until May 1, 2011.
2011 42 Years Old 1 More Event
In early 2011, she appeared in Cedar Rapids, which was screened at the Sundance Film Festival. … Read More
2012 - 2014 3 More Events
2015 46 Years Old In 2015, Heche guest starred in the ABC thriller series Quantico playing the role of criminal profiler, Dr. Susan Langdon. … Read More
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