Australian heart-throb Heath Ledger has escaped charges after allegedly
tackling a photographer on the set of his latest film CANDY.
THE PATRIOT star, 26, reportedly jumped on paparazzo GUY FINLAY on the
Sydney set of the romantic drama, on Friday night (06MAY05), according to local
newspaper THE DAILY TELEGRAPH.
Finlay claims Ledger "violently assaulted" him from behind, but police
haven't pressed charges due to lack of witnesses.
The snapper, who has a sore elbow and calf muscle, has vowed to "take it
all the way" if he can find an independent witness to back up his
Ledger has recently been the topic of tabloid speculation he is about to
become a father after his girlfriend, DAWSON'S CREEK actress Michelle Williams
was spotted wearing baggy clothes and visiting pre-natal yoga classes in
Ledger and Williams are due to return to the actress' native America this
week (ends13MAY05), where the hunk is set to begin filming the biopic of surfer