Ben Mendelsohn

I Am Heath Ledger

I AM HEATH LEDGER documents the life of Academy Award winning Australian actor Heath Ledger. Born in Perth in 1979, Ledger went on to great fame and success despite a relatively brief career which was cut short after his accidental death from an overdose of prescription drugs. He was 28. The bare bones of Ledger’s story are well known in Australia. Our celebrities’ lives are scrutinised in minute ...