Born: September 25, 1961 in Westwood, California, USA
Heather Locklear was born on September 25, 1961 in Westwood, California, USA as Heather Deen Locklear. She is an actress and producer, known for Melrose Place (1992), The Perfect Man (2005) and The Return of Swamp Thing (1989). She was previously married to Richie Sambora and Tommy Lee.
Her ex-husband, Richie Sambora, is a member of the rock band Bon Jovi.
Daughter, Ava Locklear (aka Ava Elizabeth Sambora), with ex-husband Richie Sambora, was born. [October 1997]
Attended UCLA for a short period of time. She chose to pursue an acting career in lieu of the completion of her studies towards a bachelors degree. Her father, William Locklear, has served in various UCLA high-level administrative positions (Registrar, Director of the Office of Residential Life, etc.).
Guest-starred in episode "No Sniffing, No Wowing" of former Spin City (1996) co-star Charlie Sheen's new TV-series Two and a Half Men (2003)
Turned down the role of Sarah Tobias in The Accused (1988). The part went to Jodie Foster who won her first Oscar for it.
One of a handful of actors to work on two series at the same time (Dynasty (1981) and T.J. Hooker (1982)).
Locklear serves on the Board of Directors for the Motion Picture & Television Fund and supports The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research.
She starred in three highly successful Lifetime Original Movies, Angels Fall, Flirting with 40 and He Loves Me. Flirting with 40 rated in the top three movies for the network. Angels Fall premiere, based on the best-selling novel by Nora Roberts, is ranked in the top ten of highest viewers in the history of the channel.