Posts tagged "Heath Ledger"

Michelle Williams Admits Being a Mother and Actress is Exhausting, Says She Falls Asleep at Dinner Parties

Michelle Williams, the gorgeous cover girl for Elle UK's April 2015 issue, candidly spoke about being a mom and a Hollywood A-lister, as well as what she does to open her life up to more beauty on a day to day basis. Single mother to 8-year-old Matilda with the late Heath Ledger, Williams said, "I…

By: Kaitlyn Laurie / March 4, 2015

Kate Hudson: My ‘Favorite’ On-Screen Kiss ‘Was With Heath Ledger’

It may have been six years since he passed, but Heath Ledger's kiss still lingers in Kate Hudson's mind. The Wish I Was Here actress and co-star Zach Braff visited Watch What Happens Live Wednesday evening when host Andy Cohen began taking Hudson on a walk down memory lane, asking her a number of questio…

By: Kendall Fisher / July 31, 2014

Heath Ledger Tops the List of Stars in Their Most Transformative Movie Roles

The late Heath Ledgerwon the Oscar for 'Best Supporting Actor' in 2008 for his role as 'The Joker' in The Dark Knight Ledger was almost unrecognizable as the dark, twisted Joker, completely transforming his posture, facial expressions, and voice, while in character. Sadly, playing such a deeply disturbed character took a toll on the actor,…

By: Becca Verstraete / April 29, 2014

Lindsay Lohan’s Sexual Conquests Revealed

Lindsay Lohan kisses and tells. The 27-year old actress supposedly wrote down a list of the people she's had sex with, including many recognizable actors and singers. The red-haired reality star then shared the list with a group of girlfriends on a night out in January, according to In Touch magazine.

By: Barbara DeFranco / March 12, 2014

The Good, the Bad, the Awful: Your Guide to Dining at Celebrity-Owned Restaurants

Stars expanding their name recognition is nothing new in the world of celebrity. If they’re not the silver screen or the small screen, they’re putting their good name behind clothes, perfume, books, coffee, nail polish, and even business schools. So it only seems natural that the celeb entrepreneur is also turning restaurateur. But when you…

By: Andrea Simpson / October 2, 2013

Americans Desperately Want to Reanimate Princess Diana

Vanity Fair and 60 Minutes conducted a terrifically morose poll about death which asked Americans, among other things, which celebrity they would most like to be brought back to life. The winner is former princess and September 2013 Vanity Fair cover model (total coincidence there, I'm sure) Diana Spencer.

By: Robert Kessler / September 3, 2013

Famous Roles That Were Almost Played By Other Actors

"Actors search for rejection," Charlie Chaplin once said. "If they don't get it they reject themselves." Fortunately, actors don't have to search that hard to find the rejection they crave, as even the biggest stars are constantly turned down for roles. So click through the gallery and see some famous roles that could have bee…

By: Robert Kessler / June 11, 2013

Take a Look Inside Heath’s Ledger’s Disturbing ‘The Dark Knight’ Diary

This clip from a documentary series shows Heath Ledger's father flipping through a diary written by his late son while preparing to play the role of the Joker in The Dark Knight, a role that won him a posthumous Academy Award. The diary contains notes on the character, as well as collages of photos Ledger used…

By: Robert Kessler / May 31, 2013

Who’s Your Favorite Knight In Shining Armor?

On Friday, Jack the Giant Killer stomps its way into theaters, bringing with it not only some statuesque monsters with a penchant for alliteration, but two great-looking leading men – Ewan McGregor and Nicholas Hoult – who do battle dressed like the sexiest Tin Men you’ve ever seen. All of which reminded us: there have…

By: Todd Gilchrist / February 28, 2013

Film Rewind: Remembering Heath Ledger (VIDEOS)

Five years ago, hearts broke with the sad, surreal story of Heath Ledger's sudden passing. Following weeks of conflicting media coverage, an autopsy confirmed that the Australian actor died of an accidental overdose on a cocktail of prescription medications in his SoHo apartment in New York City on Jan. 22, 2008. Not only did he…

By: Cory Lopez / January 22, 2013

Justin Bartha Goes Gay for ‘The New Normal’: 22 More Straight Male Stars Who’ve Played Gay (GALLERY)

He is best known for playing the missing groom in the debauched movie The Hangover but Justin Bartha is hoping his new TV role will get people talking too. The heterosexual star, 34 – who once dated Ashley Olsen – is proud to have landed the role as a gay man on the NBC show, The

By: / September 20, 2012

‘Dark Knight Rises’ Shooting: Heath Ledger’s Father Says ‘We Can’t Blame’ the Late Actor for Gunman’s Actions

The father of the late Heath Ledger says the public must not blame his son's Oscar-winning performance of The Joker for what transpired during a shooting at a Dark Knight Rises midnight screening in Auora, Co., on Friday. "We can't blame Heath or the character,'' Kim Ledger told Australia's Herald Sun. "It's (The Joker) fictitious.

By: Gabrielle Chung / July 21, 2012

Christian Bale Breaks Down at MTV Movie Awards After Viewing Heath Ledger in ‘Dark Knight’ (VIDEO)

Even tough guys like Christian Bale get emotional once in a while. The Golden Globe winner broke down at Sunday night's MTV Movie Awards while he, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Gary Oldman presented the sequel Dark Knight Rises, but first featured a few scenes from Dark Knight that included the late Heath Ledger. Following the…

By: / June 3, 2012

Gone Too Soon: Looking Back On Heath Ledger’s Life On What Would’ve Been His 33rd Birthday (PHOTOS)

It's hard to believe that it's already been four years since the world lost one of the acting greats. Heath Ledger passed away on January 22, 2008 after his housekeeper found him unconscious in his bed. The actor was 28. Today, April 4, Heath would be 33 years old. Known for his roles in A Knight's Tale,

By: / April 4, 2012

Weezer Bassist Mikey Welsh & Other Celebs Gone Too Soon (PHOTOS)

It's been a sad weekend for Weezer lovers. The band's former bassist, Mikey Welsh, passed away at the age of 40 on October 8 in a Chicago hotel room. While the loss of Mikey is sad in and of it's self, the circumstances around his death are down right eery. On September 26, he tweeted:…

By: Amanda Hasaka / October 10, 2011

Saddle Up: Hollywood Cowboys Through the Years (PHOTOS)

Get your boots on and saddle up, because there's a battle hitting theaters this weekend with the release of Cowboys & AliensJames Bond star Daniel Craig leads a cast that includes legendary action hero Harrison Ford and Hollywood hottie Olivia Wilde as a group of cowboys who fight off alien invaders in a desert town. It sounds like…

By: / July 30, 2011

Michelle Williams Opens Up About Heath Ledger’s Death (VIDEO)

Nearly three years after Heath Ledger's sudden death, Michelle Williams is opening up about the loss of her former boyfriend and the father of her daughter Matilda, telling Nightline in a rare interview that she is still searching for meaning in Ledger's death.  "I can't find a meaning for it," the Blue Valentine star said…

By: / December 23, 2010

Will Heath Ledger Be Resurrected for Next ‘Batman’ Movie?

Nearly three years after his death, Heath Ledger might just log some more screen time yet. Christopher Nolan, who's currently gearing up to direct the upcoming Batman flick The Dark Knight Rises, is reportedly considering using previously unseen footage of Ledger as The Joker from his portrayal in 2008's The Dark Knight in the new…

By: Celebuzz / November 30, 2010

Lindsay Lohan Dated Heath Ledger, According To Newest Michael Lohan Tape

In the latest tape leaked by father of the year Michael Lohan, we learn that Lindsay Lohan was dating Heath Ledger at the time of his tragic death in January 2008. In the 2008 tapes, Lindsay's mom Dina tells Michael that Heath's shocking drug overdose devastated their daughter and "f***ed her up." She reveals, "And…

By: Betsy Waldman / November 10, 2009

PHOTO GALLERY: New Art and Behind the Scenes ‘Parnassus’ Pics

The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, Heath Ledger's final film, makes its U.S. debut at the Hamptons International Film Festival this week. Check out these French posters for the film featuring Ledger, Johnny Depp, Colin Farrell and Jude Law, plus behind-the-scenes shots of Depp, Farrell and Law on the Vancouver sound stage of the movie. Do…

By: Celebuzz / October 8, 2009
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