Heath Ledger net worth: Heath Ledger was an Academy Award and Golden Globe winning actor from Australian. Heath Ledger passed away on January 22, 2008 from an accidental drug overdose. At the time of his death, Ledger's estate was valued at $16 million. The bulk of this money was left to his daughter Matilda. Matilda's mother was Heath's former fiance Michelle Williams, who is also an Hollywood actor. At the time of his death, Heath was potentially owed as much as $20 million from his earnings related to The Dark Knight. Ledger was 28 years-old at the time of his death. During his career he appeared in 19 films after getting his start in his home country of Australia. One of his earliest hit roles was in the movie 10 Things I Hate About You. He also was notable for A Knight's Tale and Monster's Ball. He was most famous for his critically acclaimed roles in Brokeback Mountain and The Dark Knight. For Brokeback Mountain, he received a range of film critic awards and nominations. He also won a MTV Movie Award for "Best Kiss" with co-star Jake Gyllenhall. For his role as the Joker in The Dark Knight, starring opposite Christian Bale as Batman, he was posthumously awarded an Oscar and a Golden Globe for "Best Supporting Actor".
Heath Ledger Net Worth
Date of Birth
Apr 4, 1979 - Jan 22, 2008 (28 years old)
Actor, Music Video Director
6 ft (1.85 m)
Heathcliff Andrew Ledger, Heath Andrew Ledger, Heathy
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Heath Ledger Earnings
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- Ned Kelly$50,000
- The Four Feathers$2,000,000
- A Knight's Tale$3,000,000
- 10 Things I Hate About You$100,000
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