Mehgan Renee Heaney Net Worth

Mehgan Renee Heaney Net Worth is
$4 Million

Mehgan Renee Heaney Biography

Mehgan Heaney-Grier was born on August 26, 1977 in Minnesota, USA as Mehgan Renee Heaney. She is known for her work on Into the Blue (2005), Turistas (2006) and Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003). She has been married to Silas Binkley since June 26, 2010.

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Date Of BirthAugust 26, 1977
Place Of BirthMinnesota, USA
Height5' 9" (1.75 m)
ProfessionStunts, Actress, Producer
Star SignVirgo

Interesting Facts

1Currently earning her Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of Colorado at Boulder, majoring in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Anthropology. [February 2010]
2Graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder on December 15, 2011 with her bachelors degree and with highest honors (Summa cum laude) in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, and Anthropology.
3Attended a modeling competition in NYC at age 14, hosted by the MAAI, where she won in the overall "Most Photogenic" category and placed first in the "Bathing Suit" category.
4Is guardian to a rescued wolf-dog named "Rontu" that she has raised from 4 weeks old. She and Rontu are a team and participate in animal-assisted therapy.
5On June 26, 2010, married Silas Binkley, a Ph.D. candidate in Experiential Sustainability Education (ESE).
6Professional model since 1991.
7As of 1/2010, is in her third year of college at the University of Colorado at Boulder. She is a double major in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EBIO) and Anthropology - projected graduation 2011.
8Was good friends with legendary freediver Jacques Mayol.
9Has hand-fed a Tiger Shark.
10Was tracked down by director Gore Verbinski to perform difficult underwater stunts for actress Keira Knightly in the first "Pirates of the Caribbean" movie.
11Wore a 50lb weight belt under the Victorian style dress that was wardrobe for the stunts she performed in the first "Pirates" movie for actress Keira Knightley.
12Is a Naturalist and is very passionate about conservation and preservation of the natural world.
13Was inducted into the Women Divers Hall Of Fame in 2000.
14Added her stepfather's surname 'Grier' to hers when she was 16 years old.
15She was born in Duluth, Minnesota, but moved to the Florida Keys when she was 11 years old.
16Spent 2 years with former Extreme Encounters partners freediving in the swamps of Southern Florida gathering behavioral footage and information on the American Alligator.
17Spent more than a year learning to train and perform stunts with lions, tigers and chimpanzees.
18Has been freediving with sharks for 15 years and has had hands-on experience working with over 5 species of sharks including the Great Hammerhead and Tiger Shark.
19Captained the first-ever US Freedive team to the World Cup in Sardinia, Italy in 1998.
20Began modeling at age 14 when a photographer showed her photo to a Miami Beach Modeling Agency.
21Can hold her breath for 4 minutes, 36 seconds.
22Has one older sister Erin, born 1975.
23Established the first-ever, constant-weight Freedive record for both men and women in the USA, 1996. Less than a year later she took the plunge again breaking her own record with a successful dive to 165 ft.
24Professional free diver since 1996.


1Going down, it's technique. Coming up, it's determination and heart.
2There is magic in being passionate about something. Passion gives you a sense of being alive like nothing else.
3Listen to your mother. Somehow they are always right!
4Whether it's a curse or a blessing, once the sea is in your soul you are never whole without it, and eventually you will end up at it's shore again. It is an addiction.
5I take all of the safety precautions that I can, after that I am putting myself in God's hands.
6Fear is a product of the lack of knowledge and experience once you understand that, overcoming your fear is a clear cut path that you can either travel down, or live with it.




The Finder2012TV Series stunt double - 1 episode
Bones2011TV Series stunt double - 1 episode
When Fish Attack 22011TV Movie documentary stunt double
When Fish Attack2010TV Movie documentary stunt double
Turistas2006stunt double: Olivia Wilde
Aquaman2006TV Short stunt double: Adrianne Palicki/Denise Quinones
Into the Blue2005stunt double: Jessica Alba/Ashley Scott
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl2003stunt double: Keira Knightley - uncredited


The Glades2012TV SeriesCassandra Hudson
Quiznos Madfin Shark Series2008TV SeriesHost (2008)
Kickoff to Summer2004TV MovieHost / Herself
Avalon: Beyond the Abyss1999TV MovieAlyssa Meade
Baywatch1999TV SeriesMeghan Henderson


Deep Diver2001TV Series co-executive producer
Extreme Contact2000TV Series documentary associate producer


Treasure Quest: Snake Island2015-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Expedition Team
Saturn's Gravity Files2004TV SeriesHerself
Ripley's Believe It or Not!2000-2002TV SeriesHerself
Deep Diver2001TV SeriesHerself
Extreme Contact2000TV Series documentaryHerself
The Unexplained1999TV SeriesHerself
Late Show with David Letterman1997TV SeriesHerself

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