Biography

Heathcliff Andrew "Heath" Ledger (4 April 1979 – 22 January 2008) was an Australian actor and director. After performing roles in several Australian television and film productions during the 1990s, Ledger left for the United States in 1998 to develop his film career. His work comprised nineteen films, including 10 Things I Hate About You (1999), The Patriot (2000), A Knight's Tale (2001), Monster's Ball (2001), Lords of Dogtown (2005), Brokeback Mountain (2005), The Dark Knight (2008) and The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009), the latter two being posthumous releases. He also produced and directed music videos and aspired to be a film director.

Heathcliff Andrew "Heath" Ledger (4 April 1979 – 22 January 2008) was an Australian actor and director. After performing roles in several Australian television and film productions during the 1990s, Ledger left for the United States in 1998 to develop his film career. His work comprised nineteen films, including 10 Things I Hate About You (1999), The Patriot (2000), A Knight's Tale (2001), Monster's Ball (2001), Lords of Dogtown (2005), Brokeback Mountain (2005), The Dark Knight (2008) and The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009), the latter two being posthumous releases. He also produced and directed music videos and aspired to be a film director.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 30

Birthday 1979-04-04

Day of Death 2008-01-22

Place of Birth Perth, Western Australia, Australia

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Also Known As

  • Хит Леджер
  • ฮีธ เลดเจอร์
  • ヒース・レジャー
  • 히스 레저
  • 希斯·萊傑
  • هيث ليدجر

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Sweat(26 episodes) as Snowy Bowles
2017 I Am Heath Ledger as Himself (archive footage)
2012 Too Young to Die(1 episode) as Himself (archive footage)
2009 The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus as Tony
2008 The Dark Knight as Joker
2007 I'm Not There. as Robbie
2006 Candy as Dan
2005 Casanova as Casanova
2005 The Reichen Show(1 episode)
2005 Brokeback Mountain as Ennis Del Mar
2005 The Brothers Grimm as Jacob Grimm
2005 Lords of Dogtown as Skip
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(1 episode)
2003 The Order as Alex Bernier
2003 Celebrities Uncensored(1 episode)
2003 Ned Kelly as Ned Kelly
2002 The Four Feathers as Harry Faversham
2001 Monster's Ball as Sonny Grotowski
2001 A Knight's Tale as Sir William Thatcher / Sir Ulrich von Lichtenstein of Gelderland
2000 The Patriot as Gabriel Martin
1999 Rove(1 episode) as Himself
1999 Two Hands as Jimmy
1999 10 Things I Hate About You as Patrick Verona
1997 Roar(13 episodes) as Conor
1997 Blackrock as Toby
1993 Ship to Shore(78 episodes) as Cyclist
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(1 episode)
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(2 episodes)
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(1 episode)
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode)

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