Heath Ledger Net Worth

Heath Ledger Net Worth
Heath Ledger Net Worth

Heath Ledger net worth

Current Net Worth$16 Million (USD – 1.6 Crore), (Rupees – 124 Crores)

Heath Ledger short biography

Net Worth$16 Million
BornApril 4, 1979
DeidJanuary 22, 2008 (Aged – 28)
Identified asAustralian Actor & Music Video Director
StatusPopular Actor
Years active1992–2008
EducationMary’s Mount Primary School, Guildford Grammar School
NationalityAustralian
ResidenceBrooklyn, New York City
Partner(s)Michelle Williams (2004–2007)
Children1
Heath Ledger short biography

Heath Ledger had a net worth of $16 Million (Rupees – 124 Crores) and was an Australian actor & music video director, most known for his incredible acting in Hollywood movies.

Heath Andrew Ledger was an actor and music video director from Australia.

Ledger relocated to the United States in 1998 to advance his film career after appearing in various Australian television and film productions during the 1990s.

He also desired to be a film director and produced and directed music videos.

On January 22, 2008, Ledger died as a result of an unintentional pharmaceutical overdose.

Ledger had just finished filming his role as the Joker in The Dark Knight a few months before his death.

The Dark Knight was in post-production at the time of his death, and The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, in which he was playing his final role as Tony, was in the middle of filming.

His death had an impact on The Dark Knight’s future marketing.

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Heath Ledger biography

Full NameHeath Andrew Ledger
BirthplacePerth, Western Australia, Australia
DeathplaceNew York City, U.S.
Height6.0 feet, 184 cm
Weight84 Kg
FatherKim Ledger
MotherSally Ledger Bell
Heath Ledger Biography

Heath Andrew Ledger was born in Perth, Western Australia, on April 4, 1979, to Sally Ramshaw, a French teacher, and Kim Ledger, a racing driver and mining engineer whose family owned and operated the Ledger Engineering Foundry.

His great-grandfather is honored by the Sir Frank Ledger Charitable Trust.

His parents divorced when he was eleven years old, having separated when he was 10 years old.

His love of Gene Kelly inspired his successful choreography, which led to Guildford Grammar’s 60-member team’s “first all-boy victory” at the Rock Eisteddfod Challenge.

Ledger’s older sister Kate, an actress and later a publicist, to whom he was very close, inspired his acting on stage, and his love of Gene Kelly inspired his successful choreography.

Education

His ancestors came from England, Ireland, and Scotland. Ledger attended Gooseberry Hill’s Mary’s Mount Primary School and Guildford Grammar School, where he had his first acting experience as Peter Pan in school performance at the age of ten.

Career

Ledger dropped out of school to pursue an acting career after taking early graduation examinations at the age of 16.

He appeared in the teen comedy 10 Things I Hate About You in 1999, as well as the critically praised Australian crime picture Two Hands, directed by Gregor Jordan.

He has supporting roles in The Patriot (2000) and Monster’s Ball (2001), as well as leading or title roles in A Knight’s Tale (2001), The Four Feathers (2002), The Order (2003), Ned Kelly (2003), Casanova (2005), The Brothers Grimm (2005), and Lords of Dogtown (2005).

He got the ShoWest Award for “Male Star of Tomorrow” in 2001.

For his portrayal in Brokeback Mountain, in which he plays Wyoming ranch hand Ennis Del Mar, Ledger received “Best Actor of 2005” prizes from both the New York Film Critics Circle and the San Francisco Film Critics Circle.

On February 23, 2008, he was honored posthumously with the 2007 Independent Spirit Robert Altman Award, which he shared with the rest of the film’s ensemble cast, director, and casting director.

Directorial work

On February 23, 2008, Ledger accepted the ISP Robert Altman Award, which he shared posthumously with Ledger.

He was working on an adaptation of Walter Tevis’s 1983 novel The Queen’s Gambit with Scottish screenwriter and producer Allan Scott, which would have been his first feature picture as a director.

Heath Ledger some movies

YearMovie
1992Clowning Around
199910 Things I Hate About You
2001A Knight’s Tale
2005Lords of Dogtown
2008The Dark Knight
2017I Am Heath Ledger
Heath Ledger some movies

Heath Ledger income model

Monthly Income$1.4 Lakh+ (Rupees – 1 Crore+)
Yearly Income$1.5 Million+ (Rupees – 11 Crore+)
Heath Ledger income model

Private & early life

Ledger was a chess enthusiast who had competed in tournaments since he was a child. He frequently played chess with other chess enthusiasts in Washington Square Park as an adult. Ledger was a supporter of the West Coast Eagles, an Australian rules football team headquartered in Perth that competes in the Australian Football League (AFL).

Ledger was an “obsessive” photographer who enjoyed capturing stills and then painting, sketching or painting over them with nail polish.

Relationships

Lisa Zane, Heather Graham, and Naomi Watts were among the women with whom Ledger had affairs.

After meeting on the set of Brokeback Mountain in 2004, he began dating actress Michelle Williams. Matilda Rose, their daughter, was born in New York City on October 28, 2005.

In January 2006, Ledger sold his home in Bronte, New South Wales, and relocated to the United States, where he lived in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn, with Williams from 2005 to 2007.

Williams’ father told The Daily Telegraph in September 2007 that Ledger and Williams had split up.

The tabloid press and other public media linked Ledger romantically with supermodels Helena Christensen and Gemma Ward after his separation from Williams.

Ward said in 2011 that the couple had started dating in November 2007 and that their families had spent Christmas together in Perth that year.

Death

Teresa Solomon, his maid, and Diana Wolozin, his massage therapist, discovered Ledger asleep in his bed at 421 Broome Street in Manhattan’s SoHo neighborhood at 3 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on January 22, 2008.

Awards

YearAward
1999Best Actor in a Leading Role
2006Best Actor
2008Best International Actor
2009Best Supporting Actor
Heath Ledger awards

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