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NYT: Actor Heath Ledger Found Dead in NYC

NYT: Actor Heath Ledger Found Dead in NYC

The New York Times is reporting that actor Heath Ledger has been found dead in an apartment building in SoHo in New York City after his body was discovered by a housekeeper and masseuse, according to New York City police. The actor was heralded for his performance in Ang Lee‘s “Brokeback Mountain” and recently starred as one of the many actors playing Bob Dylan in Todd HaynesI’m Not There.” Ledger was also gaining attention for his upcoming role as The Joker in Christopher Nolan‘s Batman sequel, “The Dark Knight.”

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