Heather Langenkamp Net Worth
Heather Langenkamp, born July 17, 1964 in Tulsa, Oklahoma USA is best known as Nancy Thompson from the Nightmare on Elm Street films. She attended Holland Hall School before transferring to Washington D.C to study National Cathedral School for Girls before later enrolling at Stanford University where she earned a BA degree in English Literature.
Before embarking on an acting career, Heather worked for the Tulsa Tribune. In 1983, she auditioned as an extra for Francis Ford Coppola’s films The Outsiders and Rumble Fish but her scenes were ultimately cut from both movies. Heather later appeared as Callie Wells in Drew Denbaum’s adaptation of John Gardner’s 1973 novel Nickel Mountain; later that same year she starred alongside Joanne Woodward and Richard Crenna in CBS television movie Passions.
Langenkamp reprised her role of Nancy Thompson in A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors, as well as in various other horror films as well as comedies and dramas during her long and distinguished career.
She also co-owns and operates Los Angeles-based special effects makeup company AFX Studio. Since 2004, this Los Angeles-based studio has designed and manufactured award-winning special FX makeup effects for numerous movies such as Dawn of the Dead (2004), Cinderella Man (2005), Evan Almighty (2007) and The Cabin in the Woods (2012).
Langenkamp’s other film roles include Dorothy in The Butterfly Room (2012) and Moto in J. J. Abrams’ sci-fi flick Star Trek Into Darkness (2013), as well as narrating Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010) and I Am Nancy (2011) documentaries.
Langenkamp is also an avid supporter of numerous charities and causes, serving on the board of directors for the Foundation for a Sustainable Future established in 1992 that works towards solving global sustainability challenges. Langenkamp founded her foundation with the purpose of empowering young people through art. David Leroy Anderson is a special effects artist who has earned numerous awards and recognitions for his work. Together they are raising two children together. He has received honorary degrees from many prominent universities around the world in recognition of his work and accomplishments, helping to earn him wealth through work that has earned several awards and accolades for humanity he contributed towards. An exemplary figure and source of motivation to many, he is widely seen as an inspiration in terms of both achievements in business and humanitiy alike. Publish many books over time as an integral figure within entertainment industries worldwide.