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Ledger Vows Better Media Relations

Fiery Australian actor HEATH LEDGER has vowed to keep his temper under control around reporters and snappers so he can live "a nice polite life" with his family. The BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN star, whose girlfriend...

13th January 2006

The Things They Say 1014

"It's funny when you have a beautiful new child and your life takes on such a different meaning, those sort of things don't matter so much." Australian star HEATH LEDGER denies feeling pressure for a...

12th January 2006

Ledger Slams Spitting Claims

LATEST: Australian hunk HEATH LEDGER has hit out at reports he spat at journalists on the Sydney set of CANDY last year (05). The BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN star, widely tipped for an Oscar for his...

12th January 2006

Williams Slams Ledger Hate Campaign

HEATH LEDGER's actress girlfriend MICHELLE WILLIAMS has hit out at an American newspaper she accuses of starting a hate campaign against the BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN star. The former DAWSON'S CREEK actress - who stars alongside...

11th January 2006

Ledger Laughs Off Movie Ban

HEATH LEDGER is laughing at cinema bosses who are banning his gay western BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN in America because it isn't stopping film fans from checking it out at rival chains. Cinemas in Utah and...

10th January 2006

Williams Sprained Her Ankle In Sledding Accident

Actress MICHELLE WILLIAMS sprained her ankle on the third day of shooting BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN when a sledding scene turned disastrous. Williams and real-life boyfriend HEATH LEDGER had to sled down a hill when they...

9th January 2006

Brokeback Boys Share Mcgregor Envy

Hollywood stars JAKE GYLLENHAAL and HEATH LEDGER bonded long before starring in gay romance BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN - they were united in their jealousy of EWAN McGREGOR. The actors auditioned for MOULIN ROUGE! together, but...

9th January 2006

Brokeback Mountain Banned From Utah Cinema

HEATH LEDGER and JAKE GYLLENHAAL's acclaimed new movie, BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN, has been banned from a cinema in Utah due to the actors' gay sex scenes. A Salt Lake City cinema, owned by LARRY MILLER...

9th January 2006

Ledger Teased About Early Gay Role

HEATH LEDGER is thrilled his new role as a gay cowboy is being received warmly because the first time he played a homosexual on TV, he was mercilessly bullied in his native Australia. Ledger's...

7th January 2006

Ledger Moves To New York To Avoid The Paparazzi

Australian movie hunk HEATH LEDGER moved out of Hollywood to start family life in New York because he was sick of being hounded by the paparazzi. The KNIGHT'S TALE star now lives with girlfriend...

7th January 2006

Brokeback 'Oscar' For Sale

Online pranksters are selling a mocked-up BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN Oscar statuette, depicting a sex act between two cowboys, on auction website eBay. The model, which has been fashioned from two vinyl dolls covered with gold...

5th January 2006

Fascinating Fact 721

Aussie actor HEATH LEDGER was dubbed 'Truffle Pasta' on the set of CASANOVA in Venice, Italy - because that's all he ate....

29th December 2005

Heath + Michelle Plan A Community Christmas In New York

New parents HEATH LEDGER and MICHELLE WILLIAMS are looking forward to Christmas (05) in New York after being adopted by their neighbours. The screen stars are giving their baby MATILDA a taste of a...

23rd December 2005

Lost Stars Found On Entertainer Of The Year List

The cast of desert island drama LOST has been named Entertainer of The Year by America's Entertainment Weekly. The castmates beat off challenges from funnyman STEVE CARELL, NAOMI WATTS, KANYE WEST and GEORGE CLOONEY...

23rd December 2005

Heath Ledger's Gay Fears

HEATH LEDGER is convinced playing a gay cowboy in BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN has improved his acting skills, because simulating romantic love for another man was a completely new experience to him. The Australian actor had...

22nd December 2005

Gyllenhaal Suffered With Unfriendly Lee

JAKE GYLLENHAAL struggled to enjoy filming new movie BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN, because of director ANG LEE's cold and distant work manner. The 25-year-old actor was shunned by the movie-maker soon after filming started, and insists...

20th December 2005

Ledger's Tight Trousers

Australian heart-throb HEATH LEDGER was left red-faced during a fight scene in CASANOVA, after his trousers split. The actor, who has been nominated for Best Actor In A Drama at next year's (06) Golden...

16th December 2005

The Things They Say 874

"I love being a young parent. It's me, the baby and the breast pump." HEATH LEDGER's fiancee MICHELLE WILLIAMS on caring for the couple's newborn daughter MATILDA....

16th December 2005

Ledger's Local 'Anonymity' Gone

HEATH LEDGER and his fiancee MICHELLE WILLIAMS are struggling to get peace and quiet, after a New York City newspaper printed the name of the Brooklyn street that they live on. The BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN...

15th December 2005

Watts: 'Ledger Romance Was Doomed'

Actress NAOMI WATTS always knew her failed romance HEATH LEDGER was doomed, insisting they both "knew that there wasn't a forever plan". The 21 GRAMS beauty, 37, and fellow Australian Ledger, 26, dated for...

14th December 2005

Ledger 'Surprised' By Globe Nominations

Australian star HEATH LEDGER was shocked to hear of his Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor yesterday (13DEC05), because he never dreamed BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN would receive so much attention. The actor and his fiancee...

14th December 2005

Brokeback Mountain Sets Records At The Cinema

LATEST: Controversial new western BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN has broken 2005 box office records by scoring the highest per-screen average take for any film released. The film, featuring JAKE GYLLENHAAL and HEATH LEDGER as secret gay...

12th December 2005

Clooney's Acclaimed Movie Wins Top Prize

GEORGE CLOONEY's black and white thriller GOOD NIGHT, AND GOOD LUCK has joined controversial western BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN as the Academy Awards Best Film frontrunners after landing the National Board of Review's top prize. PHILIP...

12th December 2005

Baldwin Promotes His Own 'Gay' Movie

Hollywood actor ALEC BALDWIN poked fun at HEATH LEDGER and JAKE GYLLENHAAL's new movie BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN, by appearing in a skit promoting his own gay-themed movie. Ledger and Gyllenhaal have generated a lot of...

12th December 2005

Narnia Knocks Harry Potter From The Top

New fantasy movie THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE has become America's new box office box office champion after debuting with $67.1 million (GBP37.2 million) in box office takings....

12th December 2005

Miller's Corset Frustration

ALFIE beauty SIENNA MILLER found her corset so uncomfortable while shooting new movie CASANOVA, she tried to burn it. The 24-year-old actress stars alongside HEATH LEDGER in the 18th-century period piece, and she admits...

9th December 2005

The Things They Say 814

"We definitely all know each other... but there's no conspiracy. We don't sit around planning some great overthrow." HEATH LEDGER on his fellow Australian actors....

8th December 2005

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