Heather Wahlquist is an American film and television actress as well as writer. She is known for her works in films such as John Q in 2002 and Alpha Dog in 2006. Further, she appeared in My Sister’s Keeper and The Notebook. Similarly, her last acting job was in the year 2013.
Let’s take a tour at this article and grab the necessary details regarding her Married, Husband, Children, Age, Height, Parents, Family & much more.
Heather Wahlquist’s Age & Parents
Heather Wahlquist was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, the U.S.A. on May 23, 1977. She was born under the Zodiac sign Gemini to parents, Linda Wahlquist & Paul Wahlquist.
Her parents worked as Interior designers whereas her sister, Davanee Wahlquist is a blanket designer. Wahlquist is of Italian, Swedish and American Indian (Cherokee) descent.
She holds an American nationality. She grew up in Oklahoma, where she graduated from Seminole High School. Later, she studied psychology for two years at the University of Oklahoma.
As of 2019, the actress is 41 years old.
Heather Wahlquist’s Career
Since her early age, Wahlquist aspired to be an actress and started her career in 1998 with Simon Says.
Her most recent project is Yellow, filming in 2011 and starring Wahlquist as a woman who returns to her native Oklahoma after running into problems in her life in Los Angeles. She is also the co-writer with Cassavetes in the film, Yellow.
Some of her acting credits include Good Advice, The Incredible Mrs. Ritchie, The Notebook, Alpha Dog, and many more.
Heather Wahlquist’s Married: Husband, Children & Family
Heather Wahlquist was previously married to Nick Cassavetes, an American writer, actor, and director. The duo first met in the sets of the 2002 film John Q. While on set, the couple fell in love and got engaged one month later.
Together, Heather and Nick have a daughter Barbarella, or “Barbie”. Wahlquist is the stepmother of Sasha Cassavetes and Virginia Cassavetes. Similarly, she is the daughter-in-law of Gena Rowlands and the late John Cassavetes and sister-in-law of Xan Cassavetes and Zoe R. Cassavetes.
However, Heather and Nick are no more together as they have already divorced. According to the reports by TMZ, Nick has filed a police report in reference to his missing daughter. The report claims that Heather has “been on the run” with Barbie for a month and it also says that Wahlquist is violating their custody arrangement.
Heather Wahlquist’s Height
Heather Wahlquist has an average body type with Brown hairs and eyes colors. She stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall or 1.7 m and has a body mass equivalent to it.