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List of Katherine Heigl Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. King of the Hill (1993)
11
5
King of the Hill
PG-13
11
5

Based on real events, King of the Hill is a drama film which tells the story of a boy whose mother with tuberculosis is sent to a sanatorium. Meanwhile his younger brother is sent to live with his uncle. The boy is left to struggle on his own at a run-down hotel.

Starring:
Adrien Brody, Elizabeth McGovern, Lauryn Hill, Jesse Bradford, Karen Allen
Directed By:
2. Love Comes Softly (2003)
16
5
Love Comes Softly
TV-PG
16
5
Role:
Marty Claridge
Starring:
Corbin Bernsen, Theresa Russell, Dale Midkiff, Skye McCole Bartusiak
Directed By:
Michael Landon Jr.
3. Love's Enduring Promise (2004)
12
5
Love's Enduring Promise
12
5
Role:
Marty Claridge
Starring:
January Jones, Logan Bartholomew, Dale Midkiff, Kesun Loder
Directed By:
Michael Landon Jr.
4. Knocked Up (2007)
49
21
Knocked Up
R
49
21

Alison Scott goes to a night club to celebrate her promotion and ends up having a one night stand with reckless pothead Ben Stone that results in pregnancy. Deciding to keep the baby despite possible negative implications in her life and job, she tracks down Ben who, a big baby himself, tries his best to support her.

Role:
Alison Scott
Directed By:
5. Wish Upon a Star (1996)
9
5
Wish Upon a Star
PG
9
5
Role:
Alexia Wheaton
Starring:
Lois Chiles, Danielle Harris, Donnie Jeffcoat, Scott Wilkinson, Mary Parker Williams
Directed By:
Blair Treu
6. Life as We Know It (2010)
27
12
Life as We Know It
PG-13
27
12

Life as We Know It centres around a man and a woman who dislike each other but end up with the responsibility of taking care of their best friends' baby after their friends die in an accident. It stars Katherine Heigl and Josh Duhamel as the baby's godparents whose mutual hate turns into acceptance after the arrival of the baby.

Role:
Holly Berenson
Starring:
Josh Duhamel, Melissa McCarthy, Kumail Nanjiani, Jean Smart, Josh Lucas, Alexis Clagett, Brynn Clagett
Directed By:
Greg Berlanti
7. That Night (1992)
8
5
That Night
PG-13
8
5
Starring:
Juliette Lewis, Eliza Dushku, Helen Shaver, C. Thomas Howell
Directed By:
Craig Bolotin
8. The Ugly Truth (2009)
34
16
The Ugly Truth
R
34
16

Abby Richter’s morning show isn’t doing well and to boost ratings, the TV station employs Mike Chadway to host a small segment in the show. Mike’s view on romance disgust Abby, but she agrees to work with him and take his advice to win over her dream man, Colin. The outcome; however, is unexpected.

Role:
Abby
Starring:
Directed By:
Robert Luketic
9. 27 Dresses (2008)
27
14
27 Dresses
PG-13
27
14

Jane Nichols has been the bridesmaid for 27 weddings and has all the bridesmaid dresses in her closet. When Jane’s younger sister Tess gets engaged to George, the man Jane loves, she has to plan their wedding. Meanwhile, reporter Kevin starts doing a piece on Jane’s unusual story, leading to unexpected complications. 

Role:
Jane
Starring:
Directed By:
Anne Fletcher
11. The Ringer (2005)
9
7
The Ringer
PG-13
9
7

Steve needs to raise $28,000 within two weeks if he wants to save his friend from losing three of his fingers. That apart, his uncle has also racked up a huge gambling debt, which needs to be paid immediately. It seems that the only way out for him is to pretend that he is mentally challenged and rig the Special Olympics.   

Role:
Lynn Sheridan
Starring:
Johnny Knoxville, Brian Cox, Bill Chott, Jed Rees
Directed By:
Barry W. Blaustein
12. 100 Girls (2000)
8
7
100 Girls
R
8
7

Matthew, a freshman, gets trapped in a women’s dormitory elevator with an unseen mystery girl during a blackout. After spending the night with her, he is convinced that she is his dream-girl and lives in girl’s dormitory. Wondering how to find her amongst the 100 occupants of the dormitory, Matthew comes up with several innovative and hilarious schemes to identify his ‘elevator girl.’ 

Role:
Arlene
Starring:
Jaime Pressly, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Jonathan Tucker, James DeBello
Directed By:
Michael Davis
13. Jackie & Ryan (2014)
7
5
Jackie & Ryan
PG-13
7
5
Role:
Jackie
Starring:
Clea DuVall, Emily Alyn Lind, Ben Barnes, Sheryl Lee
Directed By:
Ami Canaan Mann
14. New Year's Eve (2011)
14
11
New Year's Eve
PG-13
14
11

The film depicts several intertwined stories involving varied incidents and emotions experienced by different individuals on the night of the New Year’s Eve and highlights different human elements such as love, hope, and forgiveness, second chance and promise. Second of the three romantic comedy films directed by Garry Marshall, it was a huge box office success.

Starring:
Jon Bon Jovi, Zac Efron, Halle Berry, Michelle Pfeiffer, Katherine McNamara, Sarah Jessica Parker, Jake T. Austin
Directed By:
15. The Big Wedding (2013)
9
8
The Big Wedding
R
9
8

The Big Wedding is a romantic comedy drama film, which tells the story of a long-divorced couple who must now pretend to be married as their family unites for a wedding.  

Role:
Lyla
Starring:
Diane Keaton, Topher Grace, Susan Sarandon, Robert De Niro, Robin Williams, Amanda Seyfried, Diane Keaton
Directed By:
Justin Zackham
16. Bride of Chucky (1998)
11
8
Bride of Chucky
R
11
8

Bride of Chucky is a comedy horror film, which tells the story of two possessed dolls, as they head to New Jersey in order to look for an amulet, which will help them in regaining their human form. 

Role:
Jade
Starring:
Jennifer Tilly, John Ritter, Alexis Arquette, Brad Dourif, Nick Stabile
Directed By:
Ronny Yu
17. Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (1995)
9
8
Under Siege 2: Dark Territory
R
9
8

This action thriller film tells the story of a Casey Ryback, a retired Navy officer, who boards a train as he is out on a vacation with his niece. However, he realizes that the train is being used by terrorists to hijack a top destructive US satellite. 

Role:
Sarah Ryback
Starring:
Steven Seagal, Jonathan Banks, Morris Chestnut, Eric Bogosian, Everett McGill
Directed By:
Geoff Murphy
18. Home Sweet Hell (2015)
7
5
Home Sweet Hell
R
7
5

Don has a good job and is seemingly living the perfect life that he wants. However, things get complicated when he starts having an affair with a salesgirl in his shop. Hell breaks loose when Mona, his wife, learns about the affair.

Role:
Mona Champagne
Starring:
Jim Belushi, James Belushi, Patrick Wilson, Aiden Flowers, Madison Wolfe
Directed By:
Anthony Burns
19. My Father the Hero (1994)
7
6
My Father the Hero
PG
7
6

My Father the Hero is a romantic comedy film which tells the story of a mischievous teen girl, who is holidaying in the Bahamas with her divorced father. When she finds herself attracted to another tourist, she tries to impress him by saying that her father is actually her older lover. However, her plan backfires and results in several misunderstandings.

Role:
Nicole
Starring:
Lauren Hutton, Emma Thompson, Gérard Depardieu, Dalton James
Directed By:
Steve Miner
20. Jenny's Wedding (2015)
7
6
Jenny's Wedding
PG-13
7
6

Jenny’s Wedding is a comedy drama film which tells the story of a young woman named Jenny, whose parents and siblings are always trying to set her up with a man when she pays them a visit. However, they are unaware of the fact that she is a lesbian, and she has already met the right person for her years ago.

Role:
Jenny
Starring:
Alexis Bledel, Tom Wilkinson, Linda Emond, Grace Gummer
Directed By:
Mary Agnes Donoghue
21. Killers (2010)
16
11
Killers
PG-13
16
11

Following a break-up Jen Kornfeldt meets and falls in love with Spencer Aimes in Nice, France. Spencer who is secretly a professional assassin gives up his job to settle down with Jen. However, when Spencer’s former life catches up with him, secrets are revealed including the true identity of Jen’s father. 

Role:
Jen
Starring:
Tom Selleck, Ashton Kutcher, Ariel Winter, Kevin Sussman, Katheryn Winnick, Alex Borstein, Catherine O'Hara
Directed By:
Robert Luketic
22. Caffeine (2006)
5
5
Caffeine
R
5
5
Starring:
Mena Suvari, Mark Pellegrino, Marsha Thomason, Callum Blue
Directed By:
John Cosgrove
23. One for the Money (2012)
10
8
One for the Money
PG-13
10
8

After losing her job, Stephanie Plum, who is also newly divorced, seeks out a new job to cover her debts. She eventually finds a job at her cousin’s bail-bond business, where her first assignment puts her on the trail of a former cop who is wanted for murder. Coincidentally, this man is also her former lover. 

Role:
Stephanie Plum
Starring:
John Leguizamo, Debbie Reynolds, Jason O'Mara, Daniel Sunjata
Directed By:
Julie Anne Robinson
24. Unforgettable (2017)
8
5
Unforgettable
R
8
5

Unforgettable is a drama thriller film which tells the story of David, a good-loooking man who is a divorcee. He meets another woman named Julia, and they two soon fall for each other, and decide to get engaged. However, David’s ex-wife is still in love with him, and she decides to make Julia’s life a living hell.

Role:
Tessa Connover
Starring:
Rosario Dawson, Isabella Kai Rice, Geoff Stults, Alex Quijano
Directed By:
Denise Di Novi
25. Prince Valiant (1997)
4
5
Prince Valiant
PG-13
4
5
Role:
Princess Ilene
Starring:
Stephen Moyer, Joanna Lumley, Udo Kier, Thomas Kretschmann, Edward Fox
Directed By:
Anthony Hickox
26. Valentine (2001)
9
6
Valentine
R
9
6

Five different women who are preparing for Valentine’s Day celebrations are being stalked by someone whom they had rejected several years ago. Soon a masked killer starts hunting them one by one.   

Starring:
Noel Fisher, Marley Shelton, Jessica Capshaw, David Boreanaz, Denise Richards
Directed By:
Jamie Blanks
27. Romy and Michele: In the Beginning (2005)
4
5
Romy and Michele: In the Beginning
TV-14
4
5
Role:
Romy White
Starring:
Alexandra Breckenridge, Kelly Brook, Nat Faxon, Scott Vickaryous
Directed By:
Robin Schiff
28. Vegas Dick (2003)
7
5
Vegas Dick
7
5
Role:
Madeline
Starring:
Elliott Gould, Vincent Ventresca, Jules Douglas, Madinah Ali
Directed By:
Frederick King Keller
29. The Tempest (1998)
4
5
The Tempest
PG-13
4
5
Role:
Miranda Prosper
Starring:
Peter Fonda, John Glover, Harold Perrineau, John Pyper-Ferguson
Directed By:
Jack Bender
30. Side Effects (2005)
4
5
Side Effects
R
4
5
Starring:
Sandy Adell, David M. Ames, John Apple, Ron Baumgartner
Directed By:
Kathleen Slattery-Moschkau
31. Stand-ins (1997)
4
5
Stand-ins
4
5
Starring:
Daphne Zuniga, Sammi Davis, Costas Mandylor, Jordan Ladd
Directed By:
Harvey Keith
32. Critical Assembly (2002)
3
5
Critical Assembly
3
5
Role:
Aizy Hayward
Starring:
Kerr Smith, J. August Richards, Christopher Kennedy, Jeff Roop
Directed By:
Eric Laneuville
33. Wuthering Heights (2003)
3
5
Wuthering Heights
PG-13
3
5
Role:
Isabel Linton
Starring:
Johnny Whitworth, Mike Vogel, Christopher Masterson, Erika Christensen
Directed By:
Suri Krishnamma
34. Descendant (2003)
3
5
Descendant
R
3
5
Role:
Ann Hedgerow / Emily Hedgerow
Starring:
Jeremy London, Arie Verveen, Nick Stabile, William Katt
Directed By:
Kermit Christman, Del Tenney
35. Evil Never Dies (2003)
3
5
Evil Never Dies
3
5
Role:
Eve
Starring:
Thomas Gibson, Christopher Kirby, John Waters, Simon Bossell
Directed By:
Uli Edel
36. Zyzzyx Rd (2006)
3
5
Zyzzyx Rd
3
5
Role:
Marissa
Starring:
Tom Sizemore, Leo Grillo, Rickey Medlocke, Yorlin Madera
Directed By:
John Penney
37. Bug Buster (1998)
2
5
Bug Buster
R
2
5
Role:
Shannon Griffin
Starring:
George Takei, James Doohan, Randy Quaid, Brenda Epperson
Directed By:
Lorenzo Doumani

TV Shows

Grey's Anatomy
35
12
Grey's Anatomy
TV-14
35
12
Starring:
Holland Roden, Lee Majors, Missi Pyle, Eric Roberts, Courtney Ford, Candice Patton, Taye Diggs
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Roswell
10
4
Roswell
TV-14
10
4
Role:
Isabel Evans / ...
Starring:
Carroll Baker, Daryl Sabara, Tom Kenny, Joe Pantoliano, Julie Benz, Missi Pyle, Shiri Appleby
Directed By:
Bruce Seth Green, David Nutter, David Semel, James Whitmore Jr., James A. Contner
Firefly Lane
9
4
Firefly Lane
TV-MA
9
4
Role:
Tully Hart
The Twilight Zone
8
4
The Twilight Zone
TV-14
8
4
Starring:
Jeremy Sisto, Jason Bateman, Jessica Simpson, Forest Whitaker, Andrew McCarthy, Ian McShane, Portia de Rossi
Directed By:
State of Affairs
6
5
State of Affairs
TV-14
6
5
Role:
Charleston Tucker
Starring:
Courtney B. Vance, David Harbour, Cress Williams, Alfre Woodard, Adam Arkin, Adam Kaufman, Sheila Vand
Directed By:
Nelson McCormick, Joe Carnahan
Doubt
5
4
Doubt
5
4
Role:
Sadie Ellis
Starring:
Thomas F. Wilson, Christina Pickles, Laverne Cox, Robert Carradine, Courtney Ford, Dulé Hill, Dreama Walker
Directed By:
Nicole Rubio
Katherine Heigl Hates Balls (2011)
4
4
Katherine Heigl Hates Balls
4
4
Role:
Katherine Heigl
Starring:
Derek Theler, Josh Kelley
Directed By:
Alex Fernie

Animation Movies

The Nut Job (2014)
11
8
The Nut Job
PG
11
8

The Nut Job is an animated adventure comedy film which tells the story of an exiled squirrel who raids a nut store in order to help the residents of his former colony. However, the store is also a front for a human gang of bank robbers.

Role:
Andie (voice)
Starring:
Liam Neeson, Brendan Fraser, Gabriel Iglesias, Maya Rudolph, Sarah Gadon, Will Arnett
Directed By:
Peter Lepeniotis
The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature (2017)
6
5
The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature
PG
6
5
Role:
Andie (voice)
Starring:
Bobby Cannavale, Peter Stormare, Isabela Moner, Jackie Chan, Gabriel Iglesias, Maya Rudolph, Will Arnett
Directed By:
Cal Brunker

Katherine Heigl Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards
Grey's Anatomy Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series 2007
People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite TV Drama Actress 2010
Winner Favorite Female TV Star 2008