About Heath Ledger
It has been estimated that at the time of his death the total sum of Heath Ledger net worth was reaching 16 million dollars. He was an actor, who during his time received quite a lot of recognition as well as awards, such as Golden Globes and Academy Awards. In 2008, Heath Ledger passed away when he accidentally overdose of drugs. After his death, Heath Ledger net worth was left to his daughter Matilda. Matilda was born from his relationship with a Hollywood actress, Michelle Williams. However, there are a lot of legal battles going on for his net worth and all wealth, because his daughter Michelle Williams is still a toddler.
Also, Heath Ledger is also known to be in quite a lot of debts, such as the owing sum of 20 million dollars, which has to be given to the makers of the movie “Batman: The Dark Knight”. Thus, besides Heath Ledger net worth, he is also known to be involved into quite a lot of legal issues and debts.
When he passed away, Heath Ledger was only 28 years old. During his time as an actor, Heath Ledger has appeared all in all in 19 films. He began his career as an actor in Australia and later moved to the United States, Hollywood, where he had more opportunities to show his talent as an actor, which also increased the overall sum of Heath Ledger net worth.
The ones of the most popular films in which he appeared are the following: “Monster’s Ball”, “10 Things I Hate About You”, “The Patriot” and “A Knight’s Tale”. However, Heath Lodger was mostly known for his appearances in films “The Dark Knight” as well as “Brokeback Mountain”, which also added up to the total sum of his net worth.
In addition, for his appearance in the latter movie, Heath Ledger received a lot of praise from critics and also got a lot of prestigious awards and nominations. Moreover, he was a winner of the MTV award in the category of the Best Kiss with Jake Gyllenhall. In addition, for his appearance in the movie called “The Dark Knight”, Heath Lodger was also the winner of Golden Globe and Oscar in the category of the Best Supporting Actor. In this movie, he starred with stars such as Christian Bale, who portrayed the main role of Batman. Therefore, these movies not only added revenues to his net worth, but also increased his popularity a lot.