Date of Birth:
27 December 1975
Heather O'Rourke played in 2 movies in the Horror, Thriller, Music genres.
Heather O'Rourke got succeed with average imdb rating 6.4.
President of her class in the 5th grade.
Her mother claimed a wrong diagnosis was responsible for her death.
During all the horrors that proceeded while filming Poltergeist (1982), only one scene really scared her: that in which she had to hold onto the headboard, while a wind machine blew toys into the closet behind her. She fell apart; Steven Spielberg stopped everything, put her in his arms, and said that she would not have to do that scene again. (Cinefantasque, July 1988)
In real life, she loved to go shopping. But according to her mother Kathy, shopping with Heather was a tremendous effort. The girl had to have everything match, from shoes to earrings. She also loved to make and eat sweets, and was the student-body president at her school. For a pet, she had a St. Bernard. Her home life did not, ironically, include the viewing of certain films...particularly not horror films.
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