Heather Graham

Born Jan 29, 1970

Heather Joan Graham is an American actress. After starring in various commercials, her first high-profile starring role came in 1988 with the teen comedy License to Drive, followed by her breakout role in Gus Van Sant's critically acclaimed 1989 film Drugstore Cowboy.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Heather Graham.


1970 Birth Born on January 29, 1970.


1986 16 Years Old In 1986, she appeared on a special "Teen Week" episode of the NBC game show Scrabble.
1987 17 Years Old Then she appeared in numerous television commercials, and an episode of the sitcom Growing Pains in 1987.
1988 18 Years Old Her first high-profile starring role came in the 1988 Corey Haim/Corey Feldman vehicle License to Drive, as a popular girl named Mercedes Lane, who serves as the love interest of Haim's character. … Read More
1989 19 Years Old In 1989, Graham was featured in Gus Van Sant's Drugstore Cowboy as Nadine, a young drug-addicted friend of the two main characters (played by Matt Dillon and Kelly Lynch). … Read More


1992 22 Years Old Following the show's cancellation, Graham reprised the role of Blackburn in the 1992 prequel film Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me. … Read More
1995 25 Years Old In 1995 she starred as Jackie in the poorly received Desert Winds and guest-starred in an episode of the television series Fallen Angels. … Read More
1999 29 Years Old 1 More Event
She starred as Felicity Shagwell in the 1999 sequel Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, which was a box-office hit. … Read More


2000 30 Years Old The 2000 film Committed was her first starring vehicle. … Read More
2001 31 Years Old Graham's other appearances in mainstream fare include playing a fictionalized version of the Jack the Ripper murder victim Mary Kelly in the 2001 film From Hell, starring Johnny Depp; Anger Management (2003), starring Adam Sandler and Jack Nicholson; the Farrelly Brothers comedy Say It Isn't So (2001), opposite Sally Field; The Guru, co-starring Jimi Mistry and Hope Springs (2003), co-starring Colin Firth. … Read More
2003 33 Years Old In 2003, she starred with Joseph Fiennes in Chen Kaige's English-language debut film Killing Me Softly, which received overwhelmingly negative response from critics and a 0% at Rotten Tomatoes, with the consensus being: "Respected director Chen Kaige's first English-language film is a spectacularly misguided erotic thriller, with ludicrous plot twists and cringe-worthy dialogue". … Read More
2005 35 Years Old Her 2005 film Mary holds a 63% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes, her first "Fresh" film since Bowfinger. … Read More
2006 36 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2006, she co-starred in Bobby as Angela; the film's cast was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture. … Read More
2009 39 Years Old In 2009, Graham played the stripper with a heart of gold, Jade, in The Hangover, which was released to critical and box office success. … Read More


2010 40 Years Old In 2010, she starred in Boogie Woogie, followed by roles in the unsuccessful films Father of Invention, 5 Days of War, Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer (all 2011) and About Cherry (2012). … Read More
2012 42 Years Old In 2012 she was a member of the jury of the 15th Shanghai International Film Festival.
2014 44 Years Old In 2014, she starred in the second adaption of the V. C. Andrews novel Flowers in the Attic on the Lifetime network. … Read More
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