Local Atlanta Actor, Producer, and Kashi Atlanta Yoga Teacher Training Graduate, Heather Roop, will premiere her movie “AWOL-72” in Atlanta on Friday, September 25.
AWOL-72 was filmed in Los Angeles and stars Luke Goss, RZA and Bokeem Woodbine in addition to Heather Roop. It is an action film where an AWOL marine, in possession of secret government information, is a wanted man, pursued by Russian Special Ops, the LAPD, and a dangerous assassin. Heather plays Luke Goss’s girlfriend and partner in helping him escape those on his tail.
Heather graduated from Brookwood High School in Gwinnett County and Valdosta State University before embarking on an acting career. Last year she had a lead role in the renewed “All My Children” which filmed in Connecticut. Over the years she has performed onstage with the Theatre of the Stars and had parts in numerous film productions.
After living in New York City and Los Angeles, Heather has relocated back to her hometown, Atlanta. She is absolutely thrilled to become reacquainted with the city. Being close to friends and family mean the world to her.