Heath Ledger Found Dead
The Australian actor was found this afternoon at 3:31 p.m. in an apartment by a masseuse who was let in the housekeeper.
After knocking on the bedroom door and receiving no answer, they opened the door to find Ledger unconscious. They received no response after shaking him and then called the police. Authorities do not suspect foul play, and sleeping pills were found near the body.
Heathcliff Andrew Ledger was born on April 4, 1979 in Perth, Western
Ledger first attracted attention in the U.S. as the star of the short-lived
It was Ledger's performance as taciturn cowpoke Ennis Del Mar in
Ledger was most recently seen as Robbie Clark, one of the
His latest project was "
Outside of his film work, the actor started a record company with singer
Ledger was linked to several Hollywood actresses and dated