A daughter of an FBI agent Heather Graham was born on January 29, 1970, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She enjoyed acting since her childhood and when she was at high school she studied at the theater department. In 1988 she moved to Los Angeles hopeful to become an actress. The same year she acted in her first movie The Coreys. Her next role was in the films Drugstore Cowboy, Twin Peaks and O Pioneers!. In 1992 Graham had got a supporting role in Diggstown which let to romantic relations with James Woods, her co-star. In 1997 she appeared in Boogie Nights where she played as a porn actress. Her parents, Irish Catholic, were against her completely naked scenes. Nevertheless, a celebrity continued to pose nude. In 2002 she starred in Killing Me Softly, where she was having sex on a chair and on the table. In 2007 she acted naked in the movie Adrift in Manhattan, where again she was having sex but in a doggy style. Graham also tried acting on the small-screen like in comedy Emily's Reasons Why Not, that was canceled rather quickly, and in Scrubs, a hospital comedy.