Ava Sambora is a beautiful American actress and model known as the only child of Hollywood diva Heather Locklear.
When Ava stormed into the limelight at a young age in the American TV series Good Luck Charlie, her appearance came as no surprise as her mother is one of the hottest Hollywood actresses. She made her acting debut in 2012 in an American comedy film called: This is 40th Written, co-produced, and directed by Judd Apatow, she played the character “Wendy” – Sadie’s best friend who is known for watching porn.
Read on to learn interesting facts about the budding actress that you won’t find anywhere else.
Ava Sambora Biography
The popular American model and actress Ava Sambora was born as Ava Elizabeth Sambora on October 4, 1997, in Los Angeles, California.
She received her education at Viewpoint High School in Calabasas, California, which she completed in 2015. In 2017 it was reported that she will study at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, where she is a member of the Alpha Phi International Women’s Fraternity.
Her Parents, Family
Ava is best known in Hollywood and around the world as the only daughter of Heather Locklear and renowned guitarist Richie Sambora.
Her father, Richard Stephen Sambora, was born on July 11, 1959, in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, USA, to a strict Catholic family.
Richie, who is of Polish descent, grew up in Woodbridge Township, New Jersey, where he attended Woodbridge High School, a public high school in Irvine, California, USA. He graduated in 1977.
As a rock guitarist, singer, songwriter, and producer, he has been active in the entertainment industry from 1977 until today. Richie is best known as the lead guitarist of Bon Jovi, a rock band he has worked with for 30 years and still counts.
To his credit, the Spanish guitarist has released three solo albums: Stranger in This Town” (1991), “Undiscovered Soul” (1998) and “Aftermath of the Lowdown” (September 2012).
Among his most important musical influences are Jeff Beck, Johnny Winter, Joe Kmiecik, Stevie Ray Vaughan, B.B. King, Eric Clapton, and the Beatles.
Like her father, Ava’s mother, Heather Locklear, is an accomplished heavyweight actress whose outstanding film roles include Firestarter (a 1984 science fiction thriller), Money Talks (a 1997 action comedy) and Looney Tunes: Back in Action (a live-action/animation comedy from 2003) and The Perfect Man (a romantic comedy from 2005).
Locklear was born on September 25, 1961, in Los Angeles, California. She attended the University of California, Los Angeles, where she began her career as a model, appearing in commercials for the institution’s store.
Throughout her acting career, she has received three awards: Worst Actress (1989), Best Actress in a TV Series (1994), and Favorite Teenage Dream – Female (2004). Heather is considered one of Hollywood’s hottest actresses and has also received six nominations in various categories since the beginning of her acting career – Best Performance of an Actress in a TV Series (1994), Best Performance of an Actress in a TV Series (1995), Best Performance by an Actress in a TV Series (1996), Best Performance by an Actress in a TV Series (1997), Best Performance by an Actress in a TV Series – Musical or Comedy (2000) and Best Performance by an Actress in a TV Series – Musical or Comedy (2002).
Ava Sambora’s parents got married in Paris on 17 December 1994. Her mother filed for divorce from her husband in February 2006. The couple completed the divorce in April 2007 and obtained joint custody of their daughter.
A few days after the divorce, Heather, who had previously married Mötley Crue drummer Tommy Lee from 1986 to 1993, began a serious relationship with actor Jack Wagner, a divorced man, and father of Carrie Wagner – a beautiful young woman he never knew he had fathered.
Locklear and Wagner announced their engagement in August 2011 but later broke it off until November of the same year.
The grandparents of actress Ava Sambora are Diane Locklear, Bill Locklear, Adam C. Sambora, and Joan Sienila.
While Sambora’s maternal grandmother, Diane, worked as a production manager during her active years, her husband William Locklear worked as an administrator at the University of California, Los Angeles.
She also has an uncle named Mark Locklear.
Quick Facts about Ava Sambora
- Ava’s modeling career began at a young age when she made her catwalk debut for her father’s clothing line, “White Trash Beautiful” at the Los Angeles Fashion Weekend held in 2010. The designers she flaunted at the event were made by her father Richie Sambora and designer Nikki Lund.
- She loves visiting the gym to maintain her ever-glowing appearance and keep her charming body build in shape.
- This is 40 star Sambora is very active on social media. She recently filmed a YouTube reality show with her Calabasas buddies, chronicling their summer break.
- She has many male friends but she’s yet to confirm if she has a boyfriend or not.
- Ava Sambora’s net worth is currently not available but the charming youngster has blue eye color, brown hair color, and slim body build.
- She weighs 53 Kg while her height is put at 5 feet 6 inches. Her dress size is 6 US and shoe size is 7.5 US.
- Her sun sign is Libra.
- Sambora loves singers Justin Bieber and Miley Cyrus as much as she loves her sunglasses and chapstick. She never leaves her house without these items.