Following a dual role in the daytime soap opera Another World (1987–91), she came to mainstream prominence in the late 1990s with the films Donnie Brasco (1997), Volcano (1997), Six Days, Seven Nights (1998), and Return to Paradise (1998).
A highly-publicized relationship with comedian Ellen De Generes was followed by a significant downturn in Heche's career, although she has continued to act in numerous independent films such as Birth (2004), Spread (2009), Cedar Rapids (2011) and Rampart (2011). He was a very promiscuous man, and we knew his lifestyle then," Heche said on Larry King Live. ", in a 2001 interview with The Advocate, Heche replied "I don't think he was just a gay man. My belief was that my father was gay and he had to cover that up. The more he couldn't be who he was, the more that came out of him in ways that it did." The remainder of Heche's family subsequently moved to Chicago, where Heche attended the progressive Francis W. 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.
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According to sources, Anne Curtis will be playing Valentina, a role inspired by Medusa.
In 2004, Heche received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in the Lifetime movie Gracie's Choice, and a Tony Award nomination for Best Actress in a Play for her work in Broadway's Twentieth Century. Heche flew to New York City, auditioned, and was offered a job, but her mother insisted she finish high school first.
She also starred in the television series Men in Trees (2006–08), Hung (2009–11), Save Me (2013), Dig (2016), and Aftermath (2016). Shortly before her high school graduation in 1987, Heche was offered a dual role on the daytime soap opera Another World. My mother was very religious and maybe she thought it was a sinner’s world," Heche stated.
In 1996, Heche landed her first substantial role as a college student contemplating an abortion in a segment of the made-for-HBO anthology film If These Walls Could Talk, co-starring Cher and Demi Moore.
In addition, Iza Calzado has been cast as an undisclosed villain.When asked in a 2001 interview on Larry King Live what her father's source of income was, Heche replied, "Well, he was a choir director. He said that he was involved in a business of gas and oil. But he never was involved in the business of gas and oil ever." On March 3, 1983, when Heche was thirteen, her 45-year-old father died of AIDS, although he never came out as a homosexual. "But I got on the phone and said, 'Send me the ticket. ' I did my time with my mom in a one-bedroom, skanky apartment and I was done." For her work on Another World, Heche received a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series in 1991.In November 1991, Heche made her primetime television debut in an episode of Murphy Brown.Additionally, I have spent approximately 1,736 hours of this one precious life waiting for the man to finish, and pretending that felt good. What I missed was checking in all day with my person, daydreaming about him, and watching TV together at night.There, I’ve said it: I wanted someone to text all day, and watch TV with.