Following a number of commercials and modeling assignments for Sears and Lord & Taylor, she made her big-screen debut in That Night (1992), which starred 'Juliette Lewis and 'C. It was then that she realized that acting rather than modeling was her passion.
In 1993, Heigl appeared in Steven Soderbergh's critically acclaimed Depression-era drama King of the Hill (1993), before landing her first leading role as a rebellious teenager alongside 'Gerard Depardieu' in My Father the Hero (1994).
David Nutter, who has worked on episodes of The X-Files, is producer.
BIOGRAPHY: Katherine Marie Heigl (born November 24, 1978) is an American actress, film producer and former fashion model. Tragically, her older brother Jason died in 1986 of brain injuries suffered in a car accident, after being thrown from the back of a pickup truck.
A short time afterward, the family moved to New Canaan, Connecticut, where Katherine was to spend the majority of her childhood; the youngest member of her family, Katherine--or "Katie" as she is nicknamed--has two elder siblings, John and Meg.
Pratt commented that their relationship never weirded them out because the show was all fiction.
I can take a guess as to how Tony Soprano would've reacted to this one.
Katherine Heigl needs to learn to be gentler and less of a perfectionist with others and with herself.