76 wins & 56 nominations.
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Was interviewed in "Talking Movies" (2006).
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Heathcliff Andrew Ledger
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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I think [getting the role] was tougher for other people to comprehend than it was for me. I'm looking forward to it. A part of me feels like I've been warming up to [playing the Joker] for years. In The Brothers Grimm
(2005), [director] Terry Gilliam
helped me put on a sort of clown act and adjust to that sort of pace. And I feel it's something within me I know how to do. I like putting on a mask...
Won almost every award in which he was nominated for his performance as The Joker in The Dark Knight
(2008) including the quintuple crown (a Golden Globe, BAFTA, SAG, Critics' Choice Award, and Oscar).