Ledger received Academy Award and Golden Globe nominations for his role in Brokeback Mountain. Contribute, help us build our profile of Heath Ledger!
It was on the set. He got worldwide recognizance in 2005 after appearing in the movie, Brokeback Mountain and for that role he also won Best Actor of 2005. Problems with paparazzi in Australia prompted Ledger to sell his residence in Bronte, New South Wales, and move to the United States, where he shared an apartment with Williams in Brooklyn, from 2005 to 2007. Scenes that placed Ledger in a realistic world had been completed in London. It was later reported by People magazine that Diana Wolozin (who found Ledger unconscious) had called Olsen before calling authorities because Olsen and Ledger had been casually dating in the months before his death. Theaters on July 18, 2008. At 3:36.m., Ledger was pronounced dead and his body was removed from the apartment. On the urging of then-girlfriend Liza Zane (who also appeared in the series Heath sought out an American agent and followed Zane back to Los Angeles at the age. His exposure in these films, coupled with his growing reputation as a Hollywood playboy, led. He discussed the difficulty that he was having with portraying The Joker in Batman sequel The Dark Knight (2008 a character he described as a "psychopathic, mass-murdering, schizophrenic clown with zero empathy." "Last week I probably slept an average of two hours a night Ledger. For his school graduation, he sat for an early examination but later called it off and began focusing on his acting career. Tragic Death, on January 22, 2008, Ledger was found unconscious in his bed by his housekeeper, Teresa Solomon, and his masseuse, Diana Wolozin, at his apartment in the SoHo neighborhood of Manhattan.