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Jake Gyllenhaal: 'Venice Film Festival Was Tough Without Heath Ledger'

The two actors promoted Oscar-winning 2005 movie Brokeback Mountain at the Italian film event, and Gyllenhaal admits returning to Venice last week (ends11Sep15) was bittersweet - because he had fond memories of hanging...

Brokeback Mountain Stage Show Heading To West End

British producer Tom O'Connell has acquired the rights to the drama starring Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal, and the first-ever theatre adaptation is currently in production and scheduled to open in 2016....

Wes Bentley: 'Heath Ledger's Death Is My Greatest Loss'

The stars worked together on 2002's The Four Feathers and Bentley admits he greatly misses Ledger, seven years after he suffered an accidental drug overdose. He says, "He was like a brother...

Heath Ledger's Joker Journal Emerges

The Australian star won a posthumous Oscar for his performance as the creepy criminal mastermind in the superhero movie, having died six months before the film's release after suffering an accidental overdose of...

Actress Michelle Williams Dating Author Jonathan Safran Foer - Report

The Brokeback Mountain star and the Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close writer met through mutual friends, and a source tells Us Weekly that the two are "in the same mind-set", thanks to their...

Heath Ledger 'Fell In Love At First Sight'

Heath Ledger fell in love with Michelle Williams ''at first sight.'''Brokeback Mountain' screenwriter Diana Ossana says the late Australian actor, who died from an accidental drug overdose in January 2008 just months after he and...

Jake Gyllenhaal Opens Up About His Pain At Losing Heath Ledger

When Heath Ledger died from an accidental overdose in 2008 the world mourned the loss of a shining star. But there were few that mourned the loss more than Ledger's Brokeback Mountain co-star, Jake Gyllenhaal...

Jake Gyllenhaal: 'Heath Ledger's Death Made Me Realise What's Important About Life'

Gyllenhaal reveals Ledger's overdose death in 2008 was a huge blow and made him focus more on what is important in his life. He tells NPR.org, "I miss him as a...

Jake Gyllenhaal Misses Heath Ledger

Jake Gyllenhaal ''misses'' Heath Ledger.The 34-year-old actor's 'Brokeback Mountain' co-star died from an accidental overdose in 2008 at the age of 29 and he feels the loss both on a personal and professional level.He said:...

Heath Ledger Was First Choice To Play Mad Max In Fury Road

Miller admits he had many conversations with the Brokeback Mountain star about his plans to revive the Mad Max franchise before his untimely death. The filmmaker tells website TheDailyBeast.com, "Every time Heath...

Michelle Williams Keeps Things 'Real' For Daughter

Michelle Williams keeps life ''as normal as possible'' for her daughter.The 'My Week with Marilyn' actress has nine-year-old Matilda with late actor Heath Ledger - who died of an accidental overdose seven years ago -...

Heath Ledger's Father Sets Up Charity To Tackle Prescription Drug Abuse

The Dark Knight star was just 28 years old when he died from an accidental prescription drug overdose in 2008, and his dad Kim Ledger is campaigning for better education about potentially dangerous...

Michelle Williams Sells Home She Shared With Heath Ledger

Actress Michelle Williams has sold off the home she once shared with her former fiance Heath Ledger.The stars lived together at the six-bedroomed property in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn after buying it in 2005, and Williams...

Hans Zimmer Dedicates London Performance To Heath Ledger

Oscar-winning composer Hans Zimmer dedicated a performance of his The Dark Knight theme tune to the movie's late star Heath Ledger.The German musician played a concert in London on Friday (10Oct14), reviving his iconic movie...

Michelle Williams Selling New York Home She Shared With Heath Ledger

Actress Michelle Williams is selling off the New York home she shared with late boyfriend Heath Ledger.The couple purchased the Brooklyn property for $3.6 million (£2.25 million) in 2005 and the Blue Valentine star has...

Gemma Ward Makes Modelling Comeback

Gemma Ward made her modelling comeback last night (18.09.14).The 26-year-old beauty has been on a seven-year hiatus from the fashion industry but last night (18.09.14) took to the catwalk for Prada's spring/summer 2015 show at...

Kate Hudson: 'Heath Ledger Was Best Kisser'

Kate Hudson says Heath Ledger was her best ever on-screen kiss.The 35-year-old actress - who has sons Ryder, 10, from her marriage to Matt Bellamy, and Bingham, three, with fiance Matt Bellamy - has shared...

Drew Barrymore's Half-sister Death An Accident?

Drew Barrymore's half-brother doesn't believe their half-sister committed suicide.Jessica Barrymore was found dead in her car by a neighbour on Tuesday (29.07.14) with pills reportedly scattered around her but John Barrymore - who shared a...

Heath Ledger's Father Saddened By Ryan Corr's Drug Arrest

Heath Ledger's father has expressed his sadness after the actor who received his son's scholarship fund was arrested on suspicion of drug possession.Rising star Ryan Corr, who appears in Russell Crowe's upcoming movie The Water...

James Franco Was Rivals With Heath Ledger?

James Franco has hinted he had a bitter rivalry with the late Heath Ledger.The 'Of Mice and Men' star has published a bizarre ode to the Australian actor, who died of an accidental overdose in...

Actor From Heath Ledger's Home State Awarded Scholarship

A 25-year-old rising actor from Heath Ledger's home state in Australia has been awarded a scholarship set up in the late actor's memory.Cody Fern was named the winner of the 2014 Heath Ledger Scholarship Award...

Michelle Williams Is Moving Back To La

Michelle Williams is planning to move back to Los Angeles later this year.The 'My Week With Marilyn' actress, whose apartment building in Brooklyn suffered major water damage in Hurricane Sandy in October 2012, has reportedly...

Michelle Williams Splits From Boyfriend

Michelle Williams has reportedly split from her boyfriend.The 'My Week With Marilyn' actress and Dustin Yellin are said to have separated after a year of dating, Us Weekly reports.The 33-year-old beauty - who has eight-year-old...

Lindsay Lohan's Ex List Was Actually A Step In Her Recovery

Lindsay Lohan really did write down her now infamous list of lovers, which has been providing gossip fodder for a couple of weeks now. But she didn’t do it for the reasons you think. It...

Lindsay Lohan: I Felt Humiliated By Sex List

Lindsay Lohan felt ''humiliated'' after her rumoured list of 36 sexual conquests was leaked. The actress has seemingly admitted she did write the list of famous sexual partners, which included Hollywood stars Ashton Kutcher, Zac...

Michelle Williams Fronts Louis Vuitton's Accessories Campaign

Michelle Williams will reprise her role as the face of Louis Vuitton's accessories.The blonde beauty is returning to model the luxury brand's Spring collection after fronting their high-end line for their Autumn/Winter 2013 adverts.In the...

Michelle Williams Relaxes With Musicals

Michelle Williams finds singing and dancing ''like meditation''.The 33-year-old actress found filming a musical number for 'My Week with Marilyn' stopped her worrying about her performance and she was delighted to be asked to play...

Will Dane Dehaan's Green Goblin Outdo Heath Ledger's Joker?

Who could possibly believe that the new images released of The Amazing Spider-Man 2’s most nefarious villain, The Green Goblin, is in fact baby faced actor Dane DeHaan? We’d initially assumed that the film...

Cgi, Body Doubles & Voice Overs To Complete Paul Walker's Fast & Furious 7 Scenes?

Paul Walker may still be able to complete Fast & Furious 7 with the use of body doubles, CGI and voice overs reports suggest. Walker died in a car accident in November of last year...

Brittany Murphy's 'Something Wicked' To Be Released, Other Posthumous Movie Releases

Brittany Murphy’s final movie ‘Something Wicked’ is due to be released over four years since her tragic and ambiguous death. The plot focuses on a young couple who find themselves faced with a past that...

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