McComb, Heather 1977–

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McCOMB, Heather 1977


Born March 2, 1977, in Lakewood, NJ; raised in Barnegat, NJ; mother, a talent agent; sister of Jennifer Mc-Comb (an actress); married James Van Der Beek (an actor), July 5, 2003. Avocational Interests: Wallyball, shopping at flea markets, collecting religious paraphernalia, painting pottery.

Addresses: Agent Abrams Artists & Associates, 9200 Sunset Blvd., Suite 625, Los Angeles, CA 90069.

Career: Actress. Appeared in a Publishers Clearing House commercial at age two.

Awards, Honors: Young Artist Award nomination, best young actress costarring in a motion picture, 1993, for Stay Tuned.


Film Appearances:

The Pickup Artist, 1987.

Zoe, "Life without Zoe," New York Stories, Touchstone Pictures, 1989.

Lisa, Kickboxer 2: The Road Back, Trimark Pictures, 1991.

Diane Knable, Stay Tuned, TriPictures, 1992.

Michelle, Beethoven's 2nd, Universal, 1993.

Christiane Birsh, God's Lonely Man, Cinequanon Pictures International, 1996.

Autumn, Wild Horses (also known as Lunch Time Special ), Skyline Entertainment Partners, 1998.

Becky Trask, Apt Pupil (also known as Golden Boy and Un eleve doueEte de corruption ), TriStar, 1998.

Crystal, The Joyriders, Trident Releasing, 1999.

Janice Pearlman, Anywhere But Here, Twentieth CenturyFox, 1999.

Holly Shannon, 2 Little, 2 Late, Deadpool Pictures, 1999.

Trophy wife, Where's Marlowe?, Paramount Classics, 1999.

Constance, Don's Plum, Polo Pictures Entertainment, 2001.

Suzie, Nice Guys Finish Last (short film), Goose Creek Productions, 2001.

Emily Miller, Artie (also known as F.A.R.T. the Movie ), Spectrum Films, 2002.

Jodie, Devious Beings, Signet, 2002.

MaryMargaret, All the Real Girls, Sony Pictures Classics, 2003.

Television Appearances; Series:

Belinda "Scout" Jenkins, The Outsiders, Fox, 19891990.

Frances Malone, Profiler, NBC, 19961998.

Maggie, Party of Five, Fox, 19981999.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Nicki Pierson, No One Would Tell, NBC, 1996.

Jubilation "Jubilee" Lee, Generation X, Fox, 1996.

Nichole, Freak Talks about Sex (also known as Blowin' Smoke ), Cinemax, 1999.

Diane, "1972," If These Walls Could Talk 2, HBO, 2000.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Cyndy, "Crossing the Line," Alien Nation, Fox, 1990.

Patricia, "Days of Blunder," Who's the Boss, ABC, 1990.

Melodie Klein, "Happy New Year," thirtysomething, ABC, 1990.

"That's Amore," Midnight Caller, NBC, 1991.

Cindy, "Full Moon Rising," The Wonder Years, ABC, 1991.

Sandy, Phenom, ABC, 1993.

Julia Shirley, "Dear Grace," Grace under Fire, ABC, 1994.

Kathy Foster, "Guns, Bombs, and Fantasies," Sirens, ABC/syndicated, 1994.

Melissa Connel, "Great White Hope," Chicago Hope, CBS, 1995.

Shannon Ausbury, "Die Hand, die Verletzt," The XFiles, Fox, 1995.

Tori, "Quantum Wyatt," Weird Science, USA Network, 1995.

Celine, "Some Like It Red," Due South, CBS, 1996.

Meredith, "Conspiracy of Dunces," Boston Common, NBC, 1996.

Stacy, "Things That Go Bump in the Water," Townies, ABC, 1996.

Stacy, "It's Go Time," Townies, ABC, 1996.

Maddie Haskell, "The Wild and the Innocent," Millennium, Fox, 1997.

Dee Dee, "'Tis Pity She's a Whore," Cracker, ABC, 1997.

Lynette Hayes, "Crossfire," The Practice, ABC, 1999.

Molly Worthy, "Dying to Testify," NYPD Blue, ABC, 2001.

Dina Jameson, "Indian Summer," The Guardian, CBS, 2001.

Ginny Taylor, "A Horrible Mind," C.S.I.: Miami, CBS, 2002.

Jackie, "Body of Evidence," The Handler, CBS, 2003.

Also appeared in Strong Medicine, Lifetime.


Music Videos:

Appeared in "Hanginaround" by the Counting Crows.



Variety, February 22, 1999, p. A15.

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