Anne Heche is an American actress, screenwriter, director, and whatnot. She is famous for pulling off brilliant clothes on the Red carpet. Along with that, she is often praised for her work in Marley love, Another World, Aftermath, The Brave, Spread, Catfight, to mention a few.
The most iconic couple of Hollywood was inevitably Anne Heche and Ellen Degeneres. Due to their sudden breakup, several dark truths about their relationship were unfolded. But who is Anne Heche? Where is she now? Before that, let us know some of the quick facts;
Some Quick Facts
|Full Name||Anne Celeste Heche|
|Date of Birth||May 25, 1969|
|Birthplace||Aurora, Ohio, United States|
|Profession||Actress, Director, Screenwriter|
|Height||5 ft 5 in or 165 cm|
|Weight||57 kg or 125.5 lbs|
|Body Measurement||Not Known|
|Net Worth||$8 million|
How Old Is Anne Heche?- Age and Height
This beautiful actress was born on the 25th of May in 1969. In 2021 she is 52 years old and falls under the sun sign of Gemini. She stands tall at the height of 5 feet 5 inches which converts to 165 cm in general.
Following that, Anne has a bodyweight of 125.5 pounds which is 57 kg. She has long, luscious blonde hair paired with blue eyes. The most distinct feature of her is a tattoo of a butterfly on the back.
Who Is Anne Heche?- Early Days and Education
This pretty lady was raised in Aurora, Ohio. She is the youngest member in the family with older sister Susan Heche, Cynthia Heche, and older brother Nathan Heche and Abigail Heche. She was born to her father, Donald Heche, and mother, Nancy Heche.
Her father worked as a choir director, while her mother was a psychotherapist, author, and activist. The family moved to Ocean City and New Jersey. They were quite poor, and Anne used to work at an early age. After received $100 per week and saving it, the family was able to afford a house.
Her brother Nathan got into a car crash which costed his life. According to the report, it was said that he was sleeping while the car was driving, but Heche confirmed that it was a suicide. She enrolled in Francis W. Parker School and got her graduation in 1987.
Heche Father Was Sexually Abusing her
Yes, Anne had a very disturbing childhood, and she said that her own father sexually abused her from the time she was a toddler. Her father convinced the family that he had a gas and oil business, but he never had that.
On March 3, 1983, Donald died because of AIDS at the age of 45. During that time, Anne was only 13 years old, and she was having a hard time dealing with it. Before his death, she found out that he was gay. Although he never admitted that he was homosexual, Donald had relationships with several other men until his death.
As a matter of fact, Heche thinks that he was diagnosed with AIDS because of his relationship with several other men. She also revealed that she was often raped until she was 12. He even gave her genital herpes. In an interview, she said that,
“I don’t think he was just a gay man. He was sexually deviant and he had to cover that up. I think he was sexually abusive. The more he couldn’t be who he was, the more that came out of him in ways that it did.”
Anne Heche and Ellen DeGeneres
Anne was suffering from the moment of madness, and she did not know what to do in her life. Then in 1997, Oscar nights, she met the love of her life, Ellen. During that time, she had not done the self-titled sitcom, while Heche had just done the movie Volcano.
Ellen was well aware of her as she had seen Anne in Walking and Talking. They met at the Vanity Fair Party, and a certain kind of chemistry was build between them. Eventually, Anne was attached to her. She said Ellen was emitting some sort of light and aura. Fortunately, they spent the night together, and Heche said it was a good experience.
From that auspicious night, they started dating each other. However, their relationship happened to be a major backlash for Anne’s career. She was fired from a multi-million dollar picture deal and did not have studio picture work for a decade. After spending a wonderful time for three and a half years. They broke up.
Soon after that, she was dating a cameraman she had met on Ellen’s comedy tour, Coley Laffoon. Surprisingly they walked down the aisle in 2001 and had a baby in 2002. Receiving the new DeGeneres said that she felt “Betrayed.” She reported that,
“He was on my tour with me, and he was like my brother. I have had a girlfriend who was killed in a car accident. I know what it’s like to lose someone, and that’s a horrible feeling; however, it’s almost worse to lose someone and know they’re still alive out there, and I don’t understand. So it was a big heartbreak.
Currently, Anne is in a relationship with Thomas Jane since 2019.
What Is The Net Worth of Anne Heche?
After spending nearly three decades in the movie industry, it is apparent that Anne made a hefty amount of money from her work and endeavors. As a matter of fact, in 2021, Heche has a marvelous net worth of $8 million.
This is all thanks to her blockbuster movie such as The Vanished (2020), The Best of Enemies (2019), The Last Word (2017), Armed Response (2017), My Friend Dahmer (2017), Catfight (2016), Opening Night (2016), Wild Card (2014), Nothing Left to Fear (2013) and many more.