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First Ledger Scholarship Awarded

22nd February 2009

The inaugural scholarship established in late actor HEATH LEDGER's name has been awarded to Australian performer OLIVER ACKLAND. The $10,000 (£7,000)...

Williams Shuns Spotlight For Matilda

21st February 2009

Actress MICHELLE WILLIAMS refuses to bring daughter MATILDA up in Los Angeles - because of the legacy of her late...

Williams Still Suffering From Ledger's Death

21st February 2009

MICHELLE WILLIAMS still feels unable to return to work following the accidental death of her ex-fiancee HEATH LEDGER last year...

Dark Knight Tops $1bn Mark At Box Office

21st February 2009

The Dark Knight has smashed the $1 billion mark at the worldwide box office, becoming only the fourth film to...

Leaked Oscar Winners List Dismissed As Fake

21st February 2009

Oscar organisers have dismissed a leaked list containing the names of winners of Hollywood's top prize as a fake.The list,...

Slumdog Millionaire Is People's Favourite For Oscar Wins

21st February 2009

Golden Globe winner Slumdog Millionaire has been voted the film people would most like to claim the best picture Oscar...

Fascinating Fact 6891

20th February 2009

British bookmakers Ladbrokes have tipped HEATH LEDGER as the odds-on favourite to scoop the Best Supporting Actor prize at Sunday...

Watts: 'Give Ledger The Oscar'

20th February 2009

HEATH LEDGER's ex-girlfriend NAOMI WATTS is urging Academy Awards bosses to recognise the late actor's talents by honouring him with...

Ledger's Dad: 'Oscar Win Will Be Bittersweet'

20th February 2009

HEATH LEDGER's father KIM has hinted he will accept the late star's Best Supporting Actor Oscar if he wins at...

Ledger's Daughter To Be Awarded Oscar Statuette

18th February 2009

Late actor HEATH LEDGER's three-year-old daughter MATILDA will become the proud owner of her dad's Oscar statuette on Sunday (22Feb09),...

Slumdog, Cruz & Ledger Top Bets For Oscars

16th February 2009

SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE, HEATH LEDGER and PENELOPE CRUZ are surefire bets for Oscars glory on Sunday (22Feb09) - a panel of...

Jackman Tips Ledger For Oscar Success

16th February 2009

Oscars host HUGH JACKMAN is praying late actor HEATH LEDGER walks away with a posthumous Academy Award - because the...

Ledger Fans Call For The Joker To Be Retired

13th February 2009

A group of HEATH LEDGER fans have demanded THE JOKER be retired from all future BATMAN movies as a mark...

Ledger 'Hoaxer' Sentenced

12th February 2009

A man accused of impersonating HEATH LEDGER's grieving father in a plot to con JOHN TRAVOLTA has been sentenced for...

Ledger 'Hoaxer' Sentenced

12th February 2009

A man accused to impersonating HEATH LEDGER's grieving father in a plot to con JOHN TRAVOLTA has been sentenced for...

Slumdog Wins 7 Bafta Awards

9th February 2009

Slumdog Millionaire continued fetching awards over the weekend -- seven at the BAFTAs, the British equivalent of the Academy Awards,...

Gilliam: 'Ledger Deserved More Awards'

9th February 2009

Director TERRY GILLIAM has paid tribute to late actor HEATH LEDGER, insisting the star deserved more industry recognition when he...

Slumdog Millionaire Sweeps Baftas With Seven Awards

9th February 2009

Slumdog Millionaire has swept the board at the Bafta film awards with seven prizes, including best film.Danny Boyle was named...

Ledger Wins Posthumous Bafta Award

8th February 2009

HEATH LEDGER has been honoured with another major nod following his tragic death last year (08) - a British Academy...

Winslet, Pitt And Jolie Arrive For Bafta Ceremony

8th February 2009

Kate Winslet, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are among the nominees attending this evening's British Academy Film awards.Winslet, 33, is...

Winslet, Pitt And Jolie Expected At Bafta Ceremony

8th February 2009

Kate Winslet, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are among the nominees expected to attend this evening's British Academy Film awards.Winslet,...

Terry Gilliam To Be Awarded Bafta Fellowship

3rd February 2009

Director Terry Gilliam is to be made a fellow of the British Academy of Film and Television during the Baftas...

Deal Reached On Heath Ledger Life Insurance Lawsuit

30th January 2009

An out-of-court settlement has been reached in a lawsuit involving the $10 million (7 million) life insurance policy of the...

Watts Speaks Out About Ledger Tragedy

29th January 2009

Actress NAOMI WATTS is still struggling to come to terms with ex-boyfriend HEATH LEDGER's death a year ago (22Jan08). The King...

Settlement Reached In Ledger's Insurance Suit - Reports

29th January 2009

A lawsuit involving late actor HEATH LEDGER's $10 million (£7.1 million) life insurance policy has been settled, according to new...

Parents Asked Oldman To Represent Ledger At Sags

27th January 2009

GARY OLDMAN accepted HEATH LEDGER's Best Supporting Actor honour at the Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday (25Jan09) after his...

Ledger In Top Posthumous Earnings List

27th January 2009

Late actor HEATH LEDGER has joined ELVIS PRESLEY and JOHN LENNON on a list of celebrities who earned more after...

Slumdog Adds To Its Awards Haul

26th January 2009

Extending its lead in the Oscar race, Slumdog Millionaire received the top honor at the Producers Guild of America's awards...

The Things They Say 10903

26th January 2009

"You actually think at certain times angels come down to earth, and Heath might have been one of them. And...

Gilliam: 'Ledger Was The Best Actor Of His Generation'

26th January 2009

Director [TERRY GILLIAM] is angry with HEATH LEDGER for dying so young, insisting the Australian was the best actor of...