Drugs, Dating Speculation After Heath Ledger's Death
Speculation has run rampant about Ledger's cause of death, whether it was his health, his state of mind, a drug cocktail or a combination of the three. The latest reports say that six bottles of prescription drugs were found in the apartment. This follows a report that a rolled up $20 bill was found near Ledger. Tests proved that there was no drug residue on the bill.
Various sources have said that Ledger was dealing with insomnia, hence the sleeping pills. Overdosing on sleeping pills, especially prescription ones, just doesn't add up though, considering what it would take for that to be effective. His family and various friends deny that suicide is even a possibility, and his enthusiasm for being a father and his active career would seem to support that. It's clear that the whys and hows will just have to wait until the medical examiner releases the report.
Celebrity gossip sites have turned their focus to the Olsen connection instead. At first, it was erroneously reported that the apartment in which Ledger died belonged to
After Olsen, who was in
Reports continue to flip-flop between Ledger dating Mary-Kate Olsen to their being "just friends." Ledger was also allegedly seeing model Gemma Ward and
Meanwhile the status of Ledger's final two films are uncertain. Shooting on the actor's scenes as the Joker for
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