Heath Ledger


Heath Ledger Bio

Who is Heath Ledger

Heath Andrew Ledger ( born 4 April 1979 – died 22 January 2008) was an Australian director and actor. He also produced and directed music videos and that inspired him to be a film director.

Early Life (Childhood)

Ledger was born in Perth, Western Australia. He received his education from Mary's Mount Primary School and Guildford Grammar School. He was of English, Irish, and Scottish ancestry.

Interesting Facts

Ledger's wardrobe was mostly designed by his friend Shem. He was the first non-American actor to act the Joker. He was known for his deep husky voice and his warm smile.

Personal Life

Ledger is normally considered to be a playboy. He dated with actresses Lisa Zane, Heather Graham and Naomi Watts. In the summer of 2004, he met and began dating actress Michelle Williams.


Ledger has almost won any awards. He was honored with Academy Awards, USA, Golden Globes, USA and many more.


Ledger's was found to have disastrous relationship with the Australian press and it sometimes led to his abandonment of plans for his family to reside part-time in Sydney.