London: `27 Dresses` star Katherine Heigl feels `grateful` for her acting career. The 35-year-old actress, who is making her TV comeback in new show `State of Affairs` later this year, had earlier said that the string of romantic comedy roles she did in the past had left her unsatisfied as an actor.
Los Angeles - Actress Katherine Heigl admits taking part in so many romantic comedies has derailed her career. The `State of Affairs` star said she regrets for not taking more challenging roles, reportedly.
London, May 2 : Actress Katherine Heigl helped rescue two puppies from Sochi during the Winter Olympics and can't believe what a miraculous recovery they have made.
The 35-year-old helped bring two pooches called Sochi and Adler to the US after she realised how unwell they were but complications arose when the dogs were found to be suffering from life-threatening diseases during quarantine, reports contactmusic. com.
New York, April 12 : Actress Katherine Heigl has demanded $6 million from the bosses of Duane Reade pharmacy after they allegedly used her image on social networking site Twitter without her permission.
Heigl was photographed while leaving the pharmacy in New York after purchasing items earlier this year and the photograph was featured in a tweet posted on the company's official social networking blog March 18, reports femalefirst. co. uk.
Washington, Oct 18 : Katherine Heigl has suffered another setback after she got replaced by Blake Lively in the movie ' The Age of Adaline '.
Rob Friedman and Patrick Wachsberger, Co-Chairs of Lionsgate Motion Picture Group said that they had been searching for the ideal director and stars and believed that they found them with Lee Toland Krieger, Blake Lively and Ellen Burstyn.
Los Angeles, Dec 15 : Actress Katherine Heigl and "Iron Man" director Jon Favreau knocked off a glass while fighting over a bill here.
They were out for an official meeting at the Chateau Marmont here.
London, June 12 : Katherine Heigl has revealed that her infant daughter turned her into a zombie.
The actress and her husband Josh Kelley already have a three-year-old adopted daughter named Naleigh, who was 9-months-old when she was welcomed into their family.
But the arrival of baby infant `Adalaide' earlier this year has brought a few surprises for the 33-year-old actress.
"I had never had a newborn before," the Daily Express quoted her as saying.
Los Angeles, June 12 : Actress Katherine Heigl, who adopted a second daughter Adalaide, says she relishes the experience as a mother of a newborn baby.
The actress and husband Josh Kelley adopted Adalaide earlier this year as a sister for their other adopted three-year-old girl Naleigh, whom they adopted in 2009.
Naleigh was nine months old when she was welcomed into the family, while Adalaide was a newborn, and Heigl admits it was a completely different aspect of motherhood.
London, May 16 - Katherine Heigl and her husband Josh Kelley have named their baby girl after the actress' great-grandmother Adalaide.
"Her full name is Adalaide Marie Hope Kelley -- Adalaide because of my great-grandmother, Marie after my middle name, and Hope because that is what the process became," the 33-year-old actress told Hello magazine.
New York, Apr 26 : Josh Kelley and wife Katherine Heigl have reportedly added another child to their growing brood.
However, there is no word yet on the gender of the child or where the couple adopted him or her from.
"Yes, they have adopted a baby," New York Daily News quoted a rep for the actress as confirming to People.
"No further details [are available] at this time."
London, Apr 10 : Katherine Heigl has admitted that when she first adopted her daughter, the two didn't click instantly and the baby had formed an instant connection instead with her husband Josh Kelley.
The former `Grey's Anatomy' star adopted the now four-year-old Naleigh from Korea in 2009 when she was 10 months old, and Heigl confesses to feeling heartbroken by the initial rejection.
London, Feb 2 - Actress Katherine Heigl says working as a child model when she was nine was "brutal" and she hated the experience.
The 33-year-old, who raises three-year-old daughter Naleigh with husband Josh Kelley, began her career in showbusiness with a stint as a model for clients including US department stores Macy's and Sears but Katherine has admitted she hated the experience.
Washington, Feb 1 : Katherine Heigl has revealed that she felt `so uncomfortable' filming the hot shower scene from her upcoming movie `One For The Money'.
Despite being hailed as one of Hollywood's beauties and having a website named `Katherine Heigl Is Hot' in her honour, the Grey's Anatomy star is apparently not as happy with her appearance as others seem to be.
"You are just never happy with how you look," Contactmusic quoted her as saying.
Washington, Jan 30 : Katherine Heigl has dismissed rumors that she left hit TV show `Grey's Anatomy' on bad terms.
The 33-year-old actress has said that she would happily return if invited.
Washington, Jan 24 : Katherine Heigl has revealed that she is on a mission to save rescue dogs in Los Angeles county from being put down and hopes people will adopt unwanted pooches.
The 33-year-old actress runs the charity named `Jason Debus Heigl foundation', with her mother Nancy and the pair's goal is to encourage people to adopt abandoned mutts.
Los Angeles, Jan 24 - Actress Katherine Heigl is on a mission to rescue stray dogs and wants people to adopt them.
The 33-year-old's Jason Debus Heigl foundation, which she runs with her mother Nancy, aims to encourage people to adopt abandoned dogs, reports femalefirst. co. uk.
Washington, Jan 21 : Katherine Heigl has revealed that she has never been tempted to cheat on husband Josh Kelley as she could never have sex without meaning and needs to have an "emotional" connection.
"I have no desire to physically hook up with any man other than my husband and have been a serial monogamist from the moment of my first serious relationship at 20," Contactmusic quoted her as writing on iVillage blog.
"I have never been able to connect with a man sexually without it becoming emotional, without giving a piece of my heart and soul to that connection.
Los Angeles, Jan 15 - Actress Katherine Heigl, who is already raising a three-year-old adopted daughter Naleigh, plans to adopt another child.
The "New Year's Eve" actress, who raises the girl with husband Josh Kelley, says the couple is keen to give a home to child before trying for biological kids, reports showbizspy. com.
"Josh and I started talking about it before we were even engaged. We have talked about having biological children as well, but we decided to adopt first. I'd like to adopt again," said Heigl.
Washington, Jan 14 : Katherine Heigl has revealed that she is keen to adopt another child with husband Josh Kelley.
The 33-year-old actress, who raises three-year-old adopted daughter Naleigh with husband Josh Kelley, explained that the couple had spoken about becoming parents before they even got engaged.
She insisted they would be keen to give home to a child before trying for biological kids.
London, Jan 3 : Katherine Heigl's mum has revealed that she kept the actress under control while she was growing up by threatening to send her off to a convent if she missed her curfew.
Heigl's mother Nancy insists that her daughter was always home by 1am in a bid to keep herself out of trouble.
She further claimed that the blonde beauty always adhered to the rules as she feared she'd be enrolled in a Swiss nunnery if she didn't make it home on time.
Washington, Dec 30 : Katherine Heigl says she doesn't believe in love at first sight and insists that she was attracted to husband Josh Kelley because of the pheromones at play.
The `New Year's Eve' actress thinks strong feelings grow over time but she accepts you can tell if you like someone as soon as you meet.
"I don't believe in love at first sight. I think loves grows as you get to know the person. But definitely I believe in chemistry. You can be attracted to somebody and instantly feel something you've never felt before," Contactmusic quoted her as saying.
Washington, Dec 21 : Katherine Heigl has revealed that she was dropped by her own publicist in 2008 following a string of bad press as she consistently exhibited “diarrhea of the mouth”.
The ‘27 Dresses’ star courted controversy after claiming that director Judd Apatow’s script for her hit film ‘Knocked Up’ was “a little sexist”.
London, Dec 8 - Actress Katherine Heigl says she struggled to adapt to motherhood initially as she was intimidated by her daughter.
Heigl and husband Josh Kelley adopted daughter Naleigh from South Korea in 2009 and the actress admits she was worried whether the little girl would be able to take to the new environment, reports contactmusic. com.
Melbourne, Dec 8 : Katherine Heigl has revealed that she would never give her partner a second chance if he ever cheated on her because it would totally destroy her.
The actress talks about fidelity, her new film, being a more voluptuous woman in Hollywood and motherhood in an interview.
In an interview with the Cosmopolitan, the 33-year-old actress speaks about being faithful and how she would handle it in her own marriage to singer-songwriter Josh Kelley.
Washington, Dec 7 : Katherine Heigl says that she will never be able to be ‘America’s sweetheart’ because she is too ‘sarcastic’ and ‘irreverent’.
The ‘Knocked Up’ actress - who witnessed a public backlash after slamming the comedy as ‘sexist’ in 2007 - admitted while at times she wishes she could ‘shut up’, she has learnt to ‘embrace’ the irreverent attitude she has inherited from her mother.
“I look at some of what I had to say, and I’m like, ‘Oh my God, I would tell myself to shut up too,” Contactmusic quoted her as telling Elle magazine.
Random Acidfree items
- Pak claim series whitewash with 356-run win in second Test against Oz
- Federer moves to second spot in ATP world rankings post Shanghai Masters win
- Ronaldo scores hattrick as Real thrash Deportivo La Coruna 8-2 in La Liga clash
- Gerrard's late penalty helps Liverpool pip Ludogorets Razgrad in CL fixture
- Leander Paes drops out of top 10 in latest rankings