Heather Locklear Biography

Updated On Mar 27, 2019 Published On Nov 27, 2015
Facts of Heather Locklear
Date of Birth: 1961 , September-25
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Heather Locklear
Birth Name Heather Deen Locklear
Nick Name Heather Sambora
Father William Locklear
Mother Diane Locklear
Nationality American
Birth Place/City California
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Net Worth $25 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Bolnde
Face Color White
Body Measurements 37-27-36
Breast Size 37B
Waist size 27
Hip Size 36
Chest Size 34C
Shoe Size 7 (US)
Weight in KG 56 kg
Married Yes
Married to Richie Sambora (m. 1994), Tommy Lee (m. 1986)
Divorce Richie Sambora (Div–2007), Tommy Lee (Div.1993)
Education University of California
Siblings Laurie Locklear & Colleen Locklear and a brother, Mark Locklear
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American actress, Heather Locklear is mainly popular in the world for portraying the role of Amanda Woodward in the television series, Melrose Plac. She is also known for her role in the movies like Firestarter Money Talks and The Perfect Man.

Heather Locklear Early Life

Born as Heather Deen Locklear in Westwood, Los Angeles, California, the United States of America to Diane Locklear and Bill Locklear, Heather was raised in an upper-class family. She is an American and is of Native American descent.

After graduation from Newbury Park High School, Heather joined the University of California. There she began her modeling career and she was also seen in commercials of the school store.

Love Affairs, Marriage, Boyfriends

Heather was once in love affairs with Scott Baio. She then began dating Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee and finally got married to him on 10th of May 1986. She remained his loving spouse for about half a decade and then got divorced with him on 16th of August 1993.

On 17th of October 1994, Heather got married for the second time with Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora. As a married couple, they welcomed their first child together in 1997.

They got divorced on 11th of April 2007. She also got engaged with Jack Wagner but called off her engagement within a few months.

Acting Career & Net Worth

She made her professional acting debut in 1980 and that was in the television series, CHiPs. She finally reached her eminence as an actress after she appeared in the television series, Melrose Place.

For her role in this television series, she earned the salary of $100,000 /episode. Her net worth is rumored to be around $25 million.  

Heather Locklear facts on timeline

Born in Westwood, Los Angeles, California

September 25 , 1961

Born as Heather Deen Locklear in Westwood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America to Diane Locklear and Bill Locklear, Heather was raised in upper class family. She is an American and is of Native American descent.

Began her acting career

1980

After graduation from Newbury Park High School, Heather joined University of California. There she began her modeling career and she was also seen in commercials of the school store. She made her professional acting debut in 1980 and that was in the television series, CHiPs.

First feature film, Firestarter

1984

Beautiful actress with average height, Heather Locklear appeared in several television series with the start of her acting career and finally in 1984, she won her first feature film role and that was in the movie, Firestarter. 

Appeared in Melrose Place

1993

Though she has appeared in more than 30 movies and television series till now, she is mainly known for her role of Amanda Woodward in the television series, Melrose Plac. For this role, she also won several major prestigious awards. 

Married to Tommy Lee

May 10 , 1986

Heather was once in love affairs with Scott Baio. She then began dating Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee and finally got married with him on 10th of May 1986. Tommy Lee is a great Greek American musician. 

Divorced with Tommy Lee

August 16 , 1993

As a loving couple and married spouse they remained together for about half a decade. Their married life was also running on the healthy way but with the start of 1993, news about their separation became public and then they got divorced on 16th of August 1993.

Married to Richie Sambora

October 17 , 1997

After she dissolved her first married life, she was seen with Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora having romantic relationship with him. Richie Sambora is also a singer and songwriter. They got married on 17th of October 1994.

First child, Ava Elizabeth Sambora

October 4 , 1997

She became mother for the first time in her life in 1997. She and her ex husband, Richie Sambora welcomed their first child together on 4th of October and it was a baby girl and they named her Ava Elizabeth Sambora. 

Divorced with Richie Sambora

April 11 , 2007

Her married life with guitarist, producer, singer and songwriter, Richie Sambora came to an end in 2007 after being married for more than one and half decade. They finally dissolved their married life on 11th of April 2007.

Engaged with Jack Wagner

2011

It seems like her extra marital affairs with Jack Wagner was the main reason that dissolved her second married life. Soon after she finalized her divorced with Richie Sambora, she began dating Jack Wagner and got engaged with him in August of 2011. 

Nominated in Golden Globes, USA

1994

Till now, she has been nominated in Golden Globes, USA for six different times in her life. She got her first nomination in this award back in 1994 and that time she was nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a TV-Series - Drama. 

Was arrested

2008

Besides her healthy appearance in the acting world, she has been accused of several crimes in her real life and once in September 2008, she was pulled over of her car and was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence.