ShoWest Motion Picture Industry Convention in Las Vegas on
Thursday, where Katherine was honored as Female Star of The Year,
she chatted to the press about parenthood, movie roles and her
Speaking with Extra about her new dark brown hair, Katherine
confessed that the change "was little shocking at first." She
added, "There's always that moment where you're like 'Oh no! No
one's gonna know who I am anymore!'"
The reason for the
change? Her upcoming role in the film adaptation of Janet
Evanovich's novel "One For The Money", where she will
Jersey lingerie saleswoman turned bounty hunter Stephanie
"I don't know how to do the Jersey accent yet, but I will
practice," Heigl said. "I downloaded all of the 'Jersey Shore'
because I thought that could help me."
She also spoke affectionately about how being a new mother to baby daughter Naleigh has changed her life.
"Motherhood has mostly given me a really fresh perspective," the
actress gushed. "It's changed my whole perspective on work,
life, family and love. You suddenly realize what's most
important." She described her daughter as being "really funny...
she's really quirky and has this crazy sense of humor."
Will Heigl ever return to TV? "I don't know. I would never rule
out a great character or great role. TV is much harder. It's