Monday, April 21, 2014 / 7:47 am
Katherine Heigl will be a guest on the CBS Daytime talk show The Talk on Wednesday, April 30th. Keep an eye out for her appearance, which will air live at 2pm ET/1pm CT on CBS and pre-recorded on the West Coast at 1pm PT.
Monday, March 24, 2014 / 6:28 am
Alfre Woodard has been cast as the President of the United States in Katherine’s upcoming CIA / political drama State Of Affairs.
Woodard will play President Roberta Payton, who hires perfectionist Charleston "Charlie" Whitney Tucker (Katherine Heigl) – her late son’s ex-girlfriend, to be her legal briefer.
Woodard is an Oscar nominee, a Golden Globe winner, and has received numerous Emmy nominations, including four wins for her work in Hill Street Blues, L.A. Law, Miss Evers’ Boys and The Practice. Other credits include St. Elsewhere, True Blood, Homicide: Life on the Street and Desperate Housewives, as well the 2014 Oscar best picture winner 12 Years a Slave.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 / 4:04 pm
NBC has announced several new cast members for Katherine Heigl's new CIA drama pilot, "State Of Affairs" in which she stars as Charleston Whitney Tucker, a key CIA attaché who counsels the president on high-stakes incidents around the world.
Adam Kaufman (Without A Trace) is set to play Lucas Wright, a CIA analyst on the President's daily briefing team, where he will be joined by Sheila Vand (Argo) who will take on the role of Grace Hough, a tough individual who likes to keep her private life to herself.
Hollywood Heights alum Tommy Savas will join the cast in the series regular role of Miles, the youngest member of the team, and Chicago-based theater actor Cliff Chamberlain will play Brett Welker, a quirky CIA linguist.
Broadway star Leslie Odom Jr. (Leap Of Faith) who can currently be seen on Person of Interest and Law & Order: SVU, will portray Chief of Staff Mitchell Manning.
Joe Carnahan (The Blacklist) will direct the pilot.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 / 10:07 am
Katherine Heigl has signed with William Morris Endeavor (WME), one of the world’s largest and most prestigious talent agencies. She joins a host of famous faces represented by the organization, including Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Charlize Theron, Amy Adams, Tina Fey, Martin Scorsese, Denzel Washington and Catherine Zeta-Jones.
Upcoming big screen projects for Katherine include "Your Right Mind" with Ben Barnes, "North Of Hell" with Patrick Wilson and "Jenny’s Wedding" with Alexis Bledel. She will also return to TV to star in and produce "State of Affairs," a CIA based drama that has been picked up for pilot by the NBC.
Friday, February 28, 2014 / 2:42 pm
Katherine Heigl attended the unite4:humanity gala held at Sony Pictures Studios yesterday (Thursday, February 27) in Culver City, California. She hit the red carpet at unite4:good and Variety’s star-studded event, which was held to honor influential leaders in entertainment, media, politics, business and philanthropy, alongside everyday heroes.