Anne Heche’s Kids: Meet The Star’s Two Sons Homer & Atlas
Anne Heche was hospitalized and in critical condition following a horrific car crash in Los Angeles on Aug. 5. The 53-year-old man Six days, seven nights The star was driving and crashed into a residential house, engulfing both the car and the house in flames. It took firefighters more than an hour to “access, contain, and completely extinguish the stubborn fire inside the heavily damaged structure,” the Los Angeles Fire Department said in a statement. “Anne is in the ICU, she’s lucky she’s alive,” a source told CNN said at the time. “She was badly burned and has a long time to recover. Her team and her family are still trying to process what led to the crash.”
In light of this news, HollywoodLife is taking a closer look at Anne’s life. She first became famous when she acted in soap operas Another world from 1987 to 1991, winning a Daytime Emmy Award for her dual portrayal of twins Vicky Hudson and Marley Love. She then jumped from the small screen to the big screen, starring in a series of hits from the ’90s like Volcano, Wag the Dog and Donnie Brasco. However, it is her publicized romance with Ellen DeGeneres that has made her a household name. The couple dated from 1997 to 2000.
More recently, Anne is seen in The Vanished with Thomas Janepolice drama Director of Chicago and The Weeknd’s HBO show Idol, main character Johnny Depp’s Girl Lily-Rose Depp.
Anne’s personal life is as successful as her Hollywood. The star is a proud mother of two beautiful sons. While we send Anne our best wishes as she recovers, let’s learn more about the boys by her name. Homer and mapbelow.
Rumor has it that Anne left Ellen to work as a cameraman Coleman Laffoon, when they met while he was working on Ellen’s comedy tour. Either way, the couple got married on September 1, 2001. After 5 and a half years of marriage, the couple split and a bitter divorce ensued, including a custody battle. son Homer they welcomed in 2002. A judge ruled that Anne must pay $275,000 to her ex-husband, along with a monthly child support payment of $3,700 for Homer’s care. According to court documents, the couple agreed to split the cost of any “agreed extracurricular activities” with their son. Because Anne and Homer are very private, little is known about Homer’s recent activities.
Anne with the actor James Tupper on the set of The man in the tree in 2006 when she was still married to Coleman. Eyebrows were raised when Anne filed for divorce from Coleman and soon began dating James. The couple moved in together in 2007 and confirmed that they were expecting a child in December 2008. Anne and James named their bundle of joy Atlas, after a Greek god, who hold heaven. Although they were together for over a decade, the couple never married and eventually split in 2018. Again, little is known about Atlas, as he and his mother are very private.