One year today the death of Australian actor Heath Ledger shocked the world. It was determined that Heath died from and accidental overdose of prescription drugs including pain killers and anxiety medication.
Heath reportedly been troubled and suffering from insomnia after the intense experience of playing The Joker in The Dark Knight. In the year since his death, the actor has received posthumous awards for that same role – among them, a Golden Globe Award for best supporting actor. I am certain that Heath will get an Oscar nomination. Gary Oldman his co-star on Dark Knight recently said ""If Heath does get an Oscar nomination," he added, "I can just picture him up there, looking down and going, ‘F—!’ "