- Worked as an usher at the Hollywood Bowl.
- Began acting professionally while still in high school.
- Made her big-screen debut in 1988's License to Drive.
- Began practicing transcendental meditation in 1991.
- Breakout role was as Rollergirl in 1997's Boogie Nights.
- Named one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World by People magazine in 2001.
- Her 2006 sitcom, Emily's Reasons Why Not, was canceled after only one episode aired.
- Supports Children International and Global Green, among other charities.
- 1997, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Nominee
- 2006, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Nominee
- 1990, Independent Spirit Awards — Best Supporting Female: Nominee
- 2007, Critics' Choice Awards — Best Acting Ensemble: Nominee
- Aimee Graham — Sister
- Yaniv Raz — Significant Other
- James Graham — Father
- Joan Graham — Mother
- Heath Ledger — Ex-significant Other
- Charles Ferri — Ex-significant Other
- Edward Burns — Ex-significant Other
- Attended University of California, Los Angeles, CA
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- Birth Name: Heather Joan Graham
- Birth Place: Milwaukee, WI
- Birthday: January 29, 1970, Aquarius
- Profession: Actor