Born and raised in Oklahoma City, Heather Wahlquist is an American actress who is famous for her role as Sarah Banks in a movie “John Q”. Besides, she was married to director/writer Nick Cassavetes and has appeared on his several movies. Furthermore, she is also famous for her work on the motion picture Yellow.
Heather Wahlquist was born on May 23, 1977, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, the U.S. under the birth sign of Gemini. As per her nationality, she is American and belongs to white ethnicity.
She has a secretive nature when it comes to her family member. Heather grew up in Oklahoma where she attended and graduated from Seminole High School. Later she studied psychology for two years at the University of Oklahoma.
Heather Wahlquist is single at the moment. However, she was in a married relationship with Nicholas David Rowland Cassavetes a.k.a Nick Cassavetes. He is an American actor, director, and writer.
The duo met each other for the first time on the set of “John Q” movie back in 2002. They stayed in a relationship for many years. Later they thought to take their relationship to the next level and got married.
However, their marriage couldn’t last for long and they tragically parted their ways. Furthermore, they also share a daughter, Barbarella Cassavetes. Barbarella is the only child of Heather however, she has two stepsisters, Sasha Cassavetes, and Virginia Cassavetes.
Both of them were born from her father’s past marriage with Isabelle Rafalovich.
Heather Wahlquist has an estimated net worth of $1.4 million. She has been featured in numerous Hollywood movies. Some of her credits include her husband’s directorial.
According to the source, the average salary of an actor/actress is around $50, 427 with a median bonus of $1,032. Furthermore, their salaries can be affected by their acting skills.
She began her professional career as acting in 1998, where she appeared as Lifeguard Baby Betty in the movie “Simon Says”. Later in 2001, she made her another appearance as Sarah Banks in “Good Advice“.
In 2002, she portrayed her role as Julie Bird in “John Q“. Furthermore, in 2004, she appeared in two movies, The Incredible Mrs. Ritchie as Anne and The Notebook as Sara Huffington.
In 2006, she played the role of Wanda Haynes on “Alpha Dog”. Until now she has played her role in numerous movies including, Lonely Street (2009), My Sister’s Keeper (2009), and Yellow (2012).
Besides acting, she is the co-writer, with Cassavetes, of the motion picture “Yellow” which was filmed in 2011.