Support FILM MAFIA with a tiny monthly pledge here! *** (out of five) I Am Heath Ledger is a cinematic portrait of Ledger the artist. Devoid of gossip and any hint of salaciousness, it will disappoint the TMZ crowd but should prove rich for film students, particularly those of the art of screen acting. It […]
‘My passion to develop as an actor didn’t have anything to do with people knowing me. I had no idea that would happen. To become famous, to become a celebrity is something that I thought happened to other people’ (Philip Seymour Hoffman).
Today marks the fifth year since Heath Ledger passed away. This outstanding actor captured the world audience’s hearts in a teen comedy ‘10 Things I Hate About You’ (1999) and remained and grew in popularity till his sad passing. Awarded the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for portraying the Joker in Nolan’s ‘The Dark Knight’ (2008), Heath may only have began his ascendance to greatness when he completed this movie.