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Michelle Williams Finds Single Motherhood `Normal'

Michelle Williams "can't imagine" not being a mother.The 'Blue Valentine' actress - who has five-year-old daughter Matilda with her former boyfriend, the late Heath Ledger - no longer has to think about the struggles of...

Jake Gyllenhaal Comfortable With Nudity

Jake Gyllenhaal is an "old hand" at getting naked on-screen.The 'Love & Other Drugs' star - who strips off for his latest role alongside actress Anne Hathaway - explained while nudity can be "uncomfortable" at...

Garfield Looking To Ledger For Spider-man Role

ANDREW GARFIELD is drawing on his late pal HEATH LEDGER's performance as THE JOKER in THE DARK KNIGHT for his own comic-book movie debut in SPIDER-MAN.The pair worked together on The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus...

Ledger Apartment Back Up For Sale

The New York City apartment where HEATH LEDGER died from an accidental overdose is back on the market.Ledger was renting the downtown Manhattan apartment for $23,000 (£15,330) a month at the time of his death...

Randy And Evi Quaid Lose $1 Million After Failing To Show At Court

American actor RANDY QUAID and his wife EVI QUAID have forfeited $1 million in bail bonds after failing to show up for their latest court date, less than a month after they missed their previous...

Speedy Stripper Michelle Williams

Michelle Williams can strip out of her clothes faster than anyone else.The 30-year-old actress initially struggled to find acting work until landing her role as Jen Lindley in TV show 'Dawson's Creek' in 1997 and...

Crowe To Replace Ledger In New Movie

RUSSELL CROWE will take the place of late actor HEATH LEDGER in upcoming Australian film DIRT MUSIC.The tragic star, who passed away in 2008, had originally signed up to star in the film adaptation of...

Mary-kate Olsen's Difficult Upbringing

Mary-Kate Olsen wouldn't wish her upbringing on anyone.The 24-year-old actress - who became a child star from birth with her twin sister Ashley, when they appeared in TV show 'Full House' - has no regrets...

Nolan There'll Be No Joker In Next Batman Flick

Showing his hand early, at least when it comes to casting the role of the Joker, director Christopher Nolan said Monday that the character will be eliminated in the next Batman movie, scheduled to premiere...

No Joker For Christopher Nolan

Heath Ledger's role in the 'Batman' franchise will not be replaced.The Australian star passed away from an accidental drugs overdose in January 2008, shortly after completing filming as The Joker on 'The Dark Knight' but...

N'fa To Release Ledger Track

Rapper N'FA is preparing to officially release HEATH LEDGER's final work as a music video director - more than two years after the actor's death.The Brokeback Mountain star filmed the video for his rapper pal's...

Watts Still Too Upset To Watch Ledger's Final Film

NAOMI WATTS can't bring herself to watch ex-boyfriend HEATH LEDGER's final film THE IMAGINARIUM OF DR. PARNASSUS, because the actress is sure she'd find the experience too upsetting.The King Kong star, who is now in...

Orlando Bloom's Depp Persuasion

Orlando Bloom only agreed to appear in 'Pirates of the Caribbean' because of Johnny Depp.The actor - who portrayed Will Turner in the first three movies of the swashbuckling Disney franchise - originally planned to...

Ledger's Relatives Can't Watch His Movies

HEATH LEDGER's mother and sister are still so distraught by the loss of the star, they've been unable to watch any of his films since his death in 2008.The Brokeback Mountain actor was found dead...

Ledger Scholarship Awarded To Up-and-comer Heathcote

A scholarship established in the name of late actor HEATH LEDGER has been awarded to up-and-coming actress BELLA HEATHCOTE.The $10,000 (£7,000) fund, set up by Ledger's ex-fiancee Michelle Williams and friends following his death in...

Michael Lohan Wants Lindsay Ordered To Rehab

Lindsay Lohan's father has begged a judge to order her to rehab.Michael Lohan - who has repeatedly claimed the actress is addicted to prescription drugs - had his lawyer Lisa Bloom write a letter to...

Brad Pitt Talks Tree Of Life

Brad Pitt has revealed details of the storyline to Terrence Malick's 'Tree of Life'. The film - which is rumoured to be featured at this year's Cannes Film Festival - has been in the works...

Gyllenhaal: 'Ledger's Death Gave Me Courage To Change'

JAKE GYLLENHAAL re-evaluated his life following the death of friend HEATH LEDGER - because the star realised he had become too focused on his career.The actor was devastated when his Brokeback Mountain co-star died from...

Farrell: 'I Could Have Died Like Ledger'

COLIN FARRELL was overcome with emotion at HEATH LEDGER's memorial service - because he felt it could have been him lying dead in the coffin.The Brokeback Mountain star died from an accidental drug overdose in...

Farrell Felt Sick Replacing Ledger In Gilliam Movie

COLIN FARRELL was wary of replacing HEATH LEDGER in THE IMAGINARIUM OF DR. PARNASSUS - admitting his "stomach turned at the thought of it".Ledger was midway through making the movie when he died from an...

Mary-kate Olsen Loses Lowman

Mary-Kate Olsen has split from her boyfriend.The 23-year-old actress has reportedly been single for some time after her two-year relationship with artist Nate Lowman ended, putting an end to weeks of speculation.When asked whether they...

Oscars Presenter Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus has been named as one of the presenters at the Oscars.The 17-year-old actress - best known as the star of the 'Hannah Montana' franchise - has joined other teen favourites Zac Efron, Kristen...

Class Of 09 Return To Oscars

Sean Penn, Kate Winslet and Penelope Cruz will present awards at this year's Oscars.The screen legends - who won awards at last year's ceremony - have been confirmed as three of the many celebrities to...

Ledger's Uncle Jailed

HEATH LEDGER's uncle has been sentenced to jail after attempting to blame a charge of receiving stolen goods on the grief he suffered following the actor's tragic death in 2008.Hayden Charles Ledger pleaded not guilty...

Depp 'Honoured' To Fill Ledger's Shoes

JOHNNY DEPP felt "privileged" to replace HEATH LEDGER in new movie THE IMAGINARIUM OF DR. PARNASSUS, describing the late star as a "thundering and ungovernable talent".Ledger was midway through making the movie when he died...

Law Joins Ledger Scholarship Panel

JUDE LAW has joined a panel of Hollywood stars to judge the winner of an Australian film scholarship which was created as a tribute to late actor HEATH LEDGER .The inaugural Australians in Film Scholarship...

Lindsay Lohan Dated Heath?

Lindsay Lohan was dating Heath Ledger when he died, her mother has claimed.Dina Lohan alleges the 'Mean Girls' actress was romantically involved with the 'Dark Knight' star when he died of an accidental drug overdose...

Lohan 'Was Dating Ledger When He Died'

LINDSAY LOHAN was dating HEATH LEDGER when he died, according to the actress' mother DINA.In the latest leaked phone conversation between Dina and her ex-husband Michael, the Lohan matriarch claimed back in 2008 that Lindsay...

Ledger's Last Directorial Work Appears Online

Late actor HEATH LEDGER's final work as a music video director has hit the web.The Dark Knight star shot a promo for rapper pal No Fixed Abode shortly before his death from an accidental prescription...

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