Heather Locklear Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Heather Locklear Biography
  • Name: Heather Locklear
  • Age: 56 years old
  • Height: 5ft 5in (165 cm)
  • Occupation: Actress
  • Net Worth: US $25 Million
  • Status: Alive

Heather Locklear is an American television and film actress. She starred as “Sammy Jo Carrington” on Dynasty (1981-89), as “Amanda Woodward” on Melrose Place (1993-99) and as “Stacy Sheridan” on T. J. Hooker (1982-86). Her feature film credits include Firestarter (1984), Money Talks (1997) and The Perfect Man (2005). Heather Deen Locklear was born on September 25, 1961, in Los Angeles, California. Her mother, Diane, worked as a production executive, and her father, William, as an administrator at UCLA. She has three siblings, Colleen, Laurie and Mark. Locklear spent her childhood in the suburb of Thousand Oaks. She attended Newbury Park High School followed by the University of California at Los Angeles. Her intended major was psychology. She dropped out after one year to focus on acting.

Locklear experimented with modeling during her freshman year at UCLA. She appeared in commercials for Pepsi and the California Dairy Council. Her television debut came in a 1980 episode of the drama series CHiPs. Other early television appearances followed in 240-Robert, Eight is Enough, and Twirl. Locklear’s breakout role was as “Sammy Jo Carrington” on the ABC soap opera Dynasty (1981-89). She held that role for 127 episodes. The main cast also included John Forsythe, Linda Evans and Joan Collins. Locklear co-starred as officer “Stacy Sheridan” opposite William Shatner in the police drama T. J. Hooker (1982-86). Her film debut was the sci-fi horror, Firestarter (1984), starring David Keith and Drew Barrymore. Next, she co-starred as Abigail “Abby” Arcane in the superhero film, The Return of Swamp Thing (1989).

In 1993, Locklear returned to the small screen in a recurring role as “Amanda Woodward” on Melrose Place. She was added to the main cast for seasons 2 through 7. The last episode aired in May 1999. The role of Amanda Woodward was reprised for the short-lived Melrose Place reboot in 2009. It was cancelled after one season. Locklear’s starred as “Caitlin Moore” on the ABC sitcom Spin City (1999-2002). That role earned her two Golden Globe award nominations. Her television credits also include Going Places, Scrubs, LAX, Boston Legal, Rules of Engagement, Hot in Cleveland and Too Close to Home. Locklear co-starred with Hilary Duff in the romantic comedy, The Perfect Man (2005). Other notable films include Money Talks (1997) with Chris Tucker, Uptown Girls (2003) with Brittany Murphy, and Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003) with Brendan Fraser.

Heather Locklear’s height is 5ft 5in and she’s a mix of English, Scottish and German ancestry. Her personal net worth is estimated at $25 million. She’s endorsed companies like L’Oreal and Blockbuster Video. Locklear was married to heavy-metal drummer ‘Tommy Lee’ from 1986 to 1993. She wed Bon Jovi guitarist ‘Richie Sambora’ in December 1994. They welcomed a daughter, Ava Elizabeth Sambora, in October 1997. The couple separated in in 2006 and their divorce was finalized in 2007. Locklear has been linked to names like Scott Baio, Mark Harmon, Tom Cruise and David Spade. She was engaged to actor/singer Jack Wagner briefly in 2011.

In February 2018, Locklear was arrested and charged with one count of domestic violence. She was also charged with three counts of battery against police officers. Her existing rap sheet includes driving under the influence, reckless driving, and hit and run.

Heather Locklear Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Heather Locklear Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Heather Deen Locklear
  • Birthday: September 25, 1961
  • How Old : Age: 56 years old
  • Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 5in (165 cm)
  • Occupation: Actress
  • Years Active: 1980-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $25 Million
  • Marriage(s): Tommy Lee, Richie Sambora
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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