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Quaid Praises 'All-time Great' Ledger

Veteran actor RANDY QUAID has paid tribute to HEATH LEDGER, describing his late co-star's turn in BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN as "one of the all-time great performances". Quaid was shocked to hear 28-year-old Ledger had been found...

Bana Broken Up Over Ledger Tragedy

TROY star ERIC BANA has been left stunned by fellow Aussie HEATH LEDGER's death - because the tragedy has made him consider his own mortality. The actor admits he only met Ledger briefly, when their...

Christensen's Son Helps Her Grieve For Ledger

Danish supermodel HELENA CHRISTENSEN is coping with the death of her former lover HEATH LEDGER with the help of her eight-year-old son. Christensen had stayed close to the Brokeback Mountain star following their brief fling...

Nicholson Lectures Hellraising Hollywood Stars

JACK NICHOLSON has warned young celebrities to create a "safety zone" to protect them from the temptations of fame following the sudden death of HEATH LEDGER. The actor was saddened by the death of Ledger...

Ledger To Be Buried Next To Grandparents

Late actor HEATH LEDGER will be buried next to his grandparents following a private funeral in his hometown of Perth, Western Australia. The Brokeback Mountain star's parents Kim and Sally Ledger have opted out of...

Nicholson Misquoted On Ledger Drugs Warning

Hollywood veteran JACK NICHOLSON insists stories claiming he warned HEATH LEDGER about the dangers of sleeping pills are not true - stating he never even met the tragic star. The As Good As It Gets...

Nivola Fears For Neighbour Williams

Actor ALESSANDRO NIVOLA fears for pal and neighbour MICHELLE WILLIAMS when she returns home to Brooklyn, New York to mourn ex fiance HEATH LEDGER alone - because their street has become a media mecca. The...

Stars Turn Out For Ledger Memorial

Hollywood stars TOM CRUISE, KATIE HOLMES, SIENNA MILLER, ELLEN DeGENERES and director TODD HAYNES were among attendees at a memorial service in Los Angeles for late actor HEATH LEDGER. The private service to pay tribute...

Police Track Ledger Hoaxer

American police have narrowed down the search for the man who cruelly scammed a host of Hollywood stars by pretending to be the grieving father of late actor HEATH LEDGER. An unknown man masquerading as...

Williams 'Heartbroken' By Ledger's Death

HEATH LEDGER's former fiancée MICHELLE WILLIAMS has spoken out for the first time since the actor's death, telling the world she is "heartbroken". Williams, the mother of Ledger's two-year-old daughter Matilda, broke her silence on...

Axed On Tv, Ledger Video Prevails On Youtube

Successful efforts by publicists and friends of Heath Ledger to force two celebrity gossip television shows to yank a two-year-old video showing Ledger at a party where drugs were being used may have led to...

Ledger's Brokeback Mountain Daughter Grieves

HEATH LEDGER's BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN co-star KATE MARA has spoken of her grief following the actor's untimely death last week (22Jan08). Mara played Ledger's onscreen daughter in the latter stages of the movie - when her...

Ledger Hoaxer Tricks Producer Pal

LATEST: A longterm producer pal of HEATH LEDGER was cruelly scammed by the man pretending to be the late actor's father. An unknown man masquerading as Kim Ledger has obtained the contact details of a...

Stars Fight To Keep Ledger Drug Video Off Tv

LATEST: SARAH JESSICA PARKER, JOSH BROLIN and NATALIE PORTMAN were among the stars who bombarded the producers of U.S. news show ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT and urged them to drop a damning HEATH LEDGER video. The footage,...

Gossip Shows Yank Ledger Video

The syndicated gossip show Entertainment Tonight paid $200,000 for an amateur videotape of the late Heath Ledger talking about his former drug use but shelved the tape "under pressure from film insiders," the New York...

Publicist Denies Ledger Drug Stories

HEATH LEDGER's publicist has spoken out against rumours of the late actor's alleged drug use - branding the claims "heinous lies". Mara Buxbaum, who worked for the star before his sudden death, insists the Brokeback...

Footage Of Ledger At Cocaine Party Axed

LATEST: Videotape footage of HEATH LEDGER partying with two strangers at a Hollywood drugs party has been axed from U.S. TV. The Insider and Entertainment Tonight aired a short segment of the videotape showing the...

Footage Of Ledger At Cocaine Party Airs

Videotape footage of HEATH LEDGER partying with two strangers at a Hollywood drugs party has aired on U.S. TV. The late actor can be seen talking to the men, who are snorting cocaine, in the...

Nightclub Owner Makes Ledger Drug Claims

HEATH LEDGER feared cocaine would kill him, according to a nightclub owner who alleges he took the drug with the late star. John-Bruce Shoemaker has come forward with his claims just one week after Ledger...

Bentley Breaks Silence Over Close Pal Ledger's Death

Reclusive actor WES BENTLEY is so saddened by the death of his friend HEATH LEDGER he has issued a rare statement about the late star, describing him as a "vibrant man" and a "friend forever"....

Ledger The On-set Prankster

HEATH LEDGER was a movie set prankster who once filled an amphibian-fearing producer's hotel room with live frogs. The late actor picked on Hollywood hotshot Lee Daniels while the pair was staying in a low-rent...

Wes Bentley Remembers Heath Ledger As A "Friend Forever"

Actor Wes Bentley has joined the band of Hollywood stars paying tribute to Heath Ledger after his tragic death last week.The Brokeback Mountain star was found dead in his Manhattan apartment last week, with the...

By on 30 January 2008

Ledger Burial To Take Place On Friday

HEATH LEDGER will be laid to rest in a $25,000 (GBP12,500) mahogany casket lined with cream-coloured velvet in his native Perth, Australia on Friday (01Feb08), according to reports. The body of the actor, who was...

Ledger's Drug Past Plastered Over U.s. Tabloids

HEATH LEDGER's drug past has come back to haunt him in a series of hard-hitting articles making headlines in the U.S. tabloids a week after the Australian actor died. The Brokeback Mountain star was found...

Author Chopra Recalls Last Chat With Exhausted Ledger

Tragic actor HEATH LEDGER was tired and "a little depressed" the day before he died, according to acclaimed author DEEPAK CHOPRA. Chopra spoke to Ledger on 21 January (08) and recalls the Australian movie star...

Ledger's Father Visits Apartment Where He Died

HEATH LEDGER's father paid an emotional visit to the late actor's New York apartment on Tuesday (29Jan08), a week after the star was found dead there. Kim Ledger arrived at the luxury Broome Street, Soho...

Imaginarium May Go Forth Without Ledger

Although it was initially reported following Heath Ledger's death that writer-director Terry Gilliam would abandon his latest film, The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, which Ledger was making at the time of his death, it now...

Redford To Walk In The Woods?

Acclaimed actor and director ROBERT REDFORD could produce and star in a film based on the expeditions of travel writer BILL BRYSON.The Hollywood Reporter has stated that the HORSE WHISPERER star is interested in working...

By on 29 January 2008

Williams Puts Work On Hold To Grieve For Ledger

Actress MICHELLE WILLIAMS has put work commitments on hold indefinitely while she grieves for her former fiancee HEATH LEDGER. The 27-year-old was filming the last scenes of new movie Mammoth in Sweden when she heard...

Sick Prankster Uses Ledger Death To Call Stars

A sick opportunist is using HEATH LEDGER's death to get in touch with the actor's famous friends, according to new Australian reports. Stars like Christian Bale, Halle Berry and Mel Gibson have been targeted by...

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