Sunday, March 6, 2016

"Heathers" Actress Kim Walker Dies at Studio City Home 2001

Kimberly Anne "Kim" Walker (June 19, 1968 – March 6, 2001) was an American film and television actress. One of her best known roles was that of Heather Chandler in the 1988 black comedy Heathers.[1]

In 1999, Walker was diagnosed with a brain tumor. She died at her Studio City, Los Angeles home on March 6, 2001 at the age of 32.[2] She is interred in Pinelawn Memorial Park in Farmingdale, New York. She was a graduate of Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School in New York City.[3]


1. Maslin, Janet (1989-03-31). "When a Not-So-Bad Girl Turns Very, Very Bad". The New York Times. 
2. "Kim Walker". People (Time, Inc.) 72: 46. 2001. 
3. EXCLUSIVE: Jennifer Aniston's double heartbreak as BOTH her 'lost love' and best friend, who starred in cult classic Heathers, died of brain cancer" from The Daily Mail


  1. She was so beautiful. God Bless Her. She was just as beautiful as ever in her last role. The one she was doing the scene and collapsed in. She was prettier in those pics than in Say Anything.