Heath Ledger

Happy Birthday Jake Gyllenhaal!: E! News Rewind

In honor of the actor's 41st birthday, look back at one of Jake's most memorable films "Brokeback Mountain" where he starred alongside Heath Ledger. Watch!

December 19, 2020

Kate Mara Recalls Health Ledger Taking Her "Under His Wing" While Filming Brokeback Mountain

During a recent interview, Kate Mara recalled working with the late Heath Ledger on the set of Brokeback Mountain. Keep scrolling for the touching details.

November 13, 2020

Real Romance, Casting What-Ifs and Penis Problems: 20 Secrets From 10 Things I Hate About You

Heath Ledger and Julia Stiles' breakout roles, epic chemistry and a top-notch script all made for one of the most beloved teen rom-coms of the 1990s

May 27, 2020

"10 Things I Hate About You" With Heath Ledger: E! News Rewind

In honor of the movie arriving to Disney+, check out this throwback interview with Heath Ledger and relive the best moments from the iconic film.

May 27, 2020

Jake Gyllenhaal Says Heath Ledger ''Refused'' to Participate in Brokeback Mountain Oscars ''Joke''

In a new interview, Jake Gyllenhaal talks about Heath Ledger refusing to participate in the 2007 Oscar's "joke" about Brokeback Mountain.

April 7, 2020

Separating Heath Ledger's Rich Legacy From His Dark Fate

The actor died of an accidental overdose in 2008, leaving behind a prolific body of work but also so many laments about what could've been

April 4, 2020

One Role, 2 Oscar Journeys: Inside Joaquin Phoenix's and Heath Ledger's Approaches to Joker

Heath Ledger, who passed away in 2008, won a posthumous Oscar for his performance in The Dark Knight. Now, Joaquin Phoenix is up for an award for his work in Joker

February 8, 2020

Joaquin Phoenix Honors His "Favorite Actor" Heath Ledger After His Win at 2020 SAG Awards

Joaquin Phoenix won Best Actor in a Leading Role at the 2020 SAG Awards on Sunday night , continuing his winning streak for his turn at Joker

January 20, 2020

Julia Stiles Reflects on Working With Heath Ledger in 10 Things I Hate About You

Julia Stiles reflected on what it was like to work with the late Heath Ledger in 10 Things I Hate About You during Thursday's Watch What Happens Live. Hear what she said here.

December 6, 2019

How Joaquin Phoenix's Approach to Joker Diverged From Heath Ledger and Others Who've Played the Iconic Villain

30 years after Jack Nicholson set the standard and a decade since Ledger turned Joker into a stone-cold psychopath of indeterminate origin, will Phoenix have the last laugh?

October 4, 2019

Any Volunteers? Jake Gyllenhaal Opens Up About His Desire to Become a Dad

Actor got candid about the future and the past during an interview with TODAY's Willie Geist

July 25, 2019

Kate Bosworth Honors Heath Ledger on Late Actor's 40th Birthday

See the message the Blue Crush star posted in tribute of the Oscar winner

April 4, 2019

From Joaquin Phoenix to Heath Ledger: A History of Joker Transformations

Five actors have portrayed DC Comics' clown prince villain, aka Batman's nemesis, in person on the big screen.

April 3, 2019

See How Joaquin Phoenix's Joker Compares to Past Transformations

The actor takes on the role of the infamous character in new film

September 21, 2018

Heath Ledger's Dad: "We Are Terribly Happy" for Michelle Williams Over Her Marriage

Actress married Phil Elverum earlier this month and Matilda, her and Heath's daughter, attended the ceremony

July 29, 2018

The Dark Knight Returns to Select IMAX Theaters to Celebrate 10-Year Anniversary

Christopher Nolan's film will appear in select theaters for one week only starting Aug. 24

July 18, 2018

The Dark Knight Turns 10: Remembering Heath Ledger's Iconic Role

In honor of the anniversary, here's an in-depth look at the actor's portrayal of the Joker

July 18, 2018

Busy Philipps Reacts to Backlash Over Michelle Williams Photo on Anniversary of Heath Ledger's Death

I Feel Pretty star was accused of exploiting fellow actress when she shared a photo of her on sad milestone

April 5, 2018

Naomi Watts Remembers Heath Ledger on Late Actor's 39th Birthday

Actress took to social media on April 4 to pay tribute to her ex-boyfriend

April 4, 2018

How Michelle Williams Found Love After Heath Ledger's Death

Nearly a decade after Heath Ledger's tragic demise, Michelle Williams is finally enjoy her happily ever after.

April 4, 2018

Naomi Watts Pays Tribute to Heath Ledger on 10th Anniversary of His Death

Actress remembers ex-boyfriend who tragically passed away on January 22, 2008

January 22, 2018