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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...

Miller Receives Apology For Lover 'Mistakes'

SIENNA MILLER has received an apology from a U.S. newspaper for incorrectly stating she dated the late HEATH LEDGER.The New York Times listed the late star and rapper Sean 'Diddy' Combs as previous boyfriends of...

Lindsay Lohan 'Followed By Dealer'

Lindsay Lohan's father claims he knows who her drug dealer is. Michael Lohan - who has alleged his actress daughter is addicted to prescription drugs - believes the 'Mean Girls' star is being targeted by...

Imaginarium Kicks Off With U.s. Trailer, London Premiere

Sony won't be releasing the movie until Christmas day, but the U.S. trailer for Terry Gilliam's The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus , which includes Heath Ledger in his final role, hit the Internet on Wednesday....

Lindsay Lohan 'Abusing' Prescription Drugs

Lindsay Lohan's father claims she is addicted to prescription drugs.Michael Lohan - who has a history of drug abuse himself - wants to help the 'Mean Girls' actress beat her reliance on legal substances as...

Lohan's Dad: 'My Daughter Is On Prescription Drugs'

LINDSAY LOHAN's outspoken father MICHAEL has sensationally accused his daughter of harbouring a prescription drug habit - voicing his fears she will suffer the same fate as MICHAEL JACKSON and HEATH LEDGER.The Mean Girls star...

Troyer: 'Ledger's Death Helped Dr. Parnassus Movie'

VERNE TROYER is convinced the death of HEATH LEDGER was "almost meant to be" - because the impact his tragic passing had on THE IMAGINARIUM OF DOCTOR PARNASSUS improved the final cut of the movie.Ledger...

Grieving Williams Blossomed Through Gardening

MICHELLE WILLIAMS took up gardening to help get over the death of her ex-fiance HEATH LEDGER.The Brokeback Mountain star split from Ledger months before he died from an accidental drug overdose in January 2008, but...

Williams: 'New Love Doesn't Mask The Pain Of Ledger Tragedy'

Actress MICHELLE WILLIAMS is struggling to find true love following the death of her ex-boyfriend HEATH LEDGER.The Brokeback Mountain star had split from the Aussie actor months before he died from an accidental drug overdose...

Lily Cole's Heath Tears

Lily Cole cried when filming her first scenes without Heath Ledger.The model-and-actress stars in 'The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus' - the movie the actor was working on when he died from an accidental drugs overdose...

Isaacs' Shock At Ledger's Death

JASON ISAACS was stunned to hear about the death of his THE PATRIOT co-star HEATH LEDGER - and immediately rang the movie's other stars to mourn the tragedy.The pair starred in the 2000 war movie,...

Gilliam Influenced By Ledger After Death

TERRY GILLIAM considered giving HEATH LEDGER a posthumous directing credit on THE IMAGINARIUM OF DR PARNASSUS - because the late star influenced the movie from beyond the grave.Ledger was shooting scenes for the film before...

Cruise's Bid To Complete Ledger's Final Film

TOM CRUISE offered to help complete HEATH LEDGER's final film role - but was rejected by director TERRY GILLIAM because he did not know the late star.Ledger was filming scenes for The Imaginarium of Dr...

Cole: 'Ledger Taught Me To Act'

LILY COLE owes her acting career to the late HEATH LEDGER - because he taught her the tricks of the trade while they were filming THE IMAGINARIUM OF DR PARNASSUS.The model landed a small role...

Laugh Lover Joseph Gordon-levitt

Joseph Gordon-Levitt thinks all the best movies are comedies.The '500 Days of Summer' actor - who plays lovelorn Tom Hansen in the new movie, a greetings card writer who gets his heart broken - is...

Ledger's Film To Get U.s. Release?

U.S. cinemagoers are one step closer to catching HEATH LEDGER's final film THE IMAGINARIUM OF DOCTOR PARNASSUS on the big screen - Hollywood bosses are in advanced talks with a distributor to reel out the...

Ledger Video Premieres

HEATH LEDGER's hard-hitting animated video for indie rockers MODEST MOUSE has debuted online 18 months after the movie star's death.The actor started work on King Rat before his death in January 2008 and the promo...

Ledger's Modest Mouse Video To Premiere On Tuesday

A MODEST MOUSE video directed by late movie star HEATH LEDGER is to premiere online on Tuesday (04Aug09).The animated promo for King Rat will debut on MySpace.com. Oscar winner Ledger conceived the video's theme in...

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