Heather Donahue (born December 22, 1974) is an American writer and actress.
Early life and education [ edit ]
Donahue was born in
Upper Darby, Pennsylvania on December 22, 1974, the daughter of Joan (an office manager) and James Donahue (a printer). [1 ]
Donahue came to public attention after appearing as the lead character in
Haxan Films' 1999 horror film . She then appeared in an array of independent films, as well as guest appearances on several television shows, most notably for her starring role in the The Blair Witch Project science fiction miniseries and a guest appearance on the Taken sitcom . In 2001, she hosted the 1999 edition of BBC2's It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia . I Love the '90s
In 2011, Donahue signed a publishing deal for her debut book
GROWGIRL, about her time as a medical marijuana grower, [2 ] which was released on January 5, 2012 by Gotham Books, an imprint of Penguin Group, USA. [3 ] [4 ]
Awards and nominations [ edit ]
Filmography [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ Femme Fatales, February 25, 2000, pp. 16-18, 21-22, 27, 28-29, 61.
^ Nudd, Tim (December 21, 2011). "Blair Witch Actress Heather Donahue Quit Acting to Grow Pot". People . Retrieved April 12, 2012.
^ "'Blair Witch' Actress Heather Donahue Quit Acting For Pot". . December 21, 2012 Huffington Post . Retrieved April 12, 2012.
^ Stern, Marlow (January 6, 2012). "Growgirl: Heather Donahue’s Journey From ‘Blair Witch’ to Growing Marijuana". The Daily Beast . Retrieved April 12, 2012.
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