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Heath Ledger Net Worth

Heath Ledger Net Worth

Net Worth: $16 Million

  • Source of Wealth Film, Television, Music Video
  • Age Deceased at 28 years old on 2008-01-22
  • Birth Place Perth, Western Australia, Australia
  • Height 6' 1" (1.86 m)
  • Full Name Heath Andrew Ledger
  • Nationality Australia
  • Date of Birth April 4, 1979
  • Ethnicity Scottish, Irish, English
  • Occupation Actor, Music Video Director
  • Education Guildford Grammar School, Mary's Mount Primary School
  • Children 1 (Matilda Ledger)
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About Heath Ledger

Heath Andrew Ledger was an Australian television and film actor, he had an estimated net worth of $16 million at the time of his death. Already an established actor in his native Australia, Heath Ledger first came to the attention of American audiences in 1999 with his winning turn in the teen comedy 10 Things I Hate About You, playing the rebellious Patrick Verona in the update of The Taming of the Shrew. Born in Perth, Western Australia on April 4, 1979, Ledger first became interested in acting while attending the all-boys Guilford Grammar School. He began his career performing onstage with the Guildford Theatre Company and was soon appearing in substantial roles on Australian television shows. He is most famous for his critically acclaimed roles in Brokeback Mountain and The Dark Knight. For Brokeback Mountain, he received a range of film critic awards and nominations. He also won a MTV Movie Award for “Best Kiss” with co-star Jake Gyllenhall. For his role as the Joker in The Dark Knight, starring opposite Christian Bale as Batman, he won both an Oscar and a Golden Globe for “Best Supporting Actor”. Ledger died on January 22, 2008, from an accidental toxic combination of prescription drugs.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Heath Ledger's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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Sale of Asset 2012

Value of his Tree House bought by Josh Hutcherson

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Market value of his four-bedroom Bronte beach house

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Salary from Ned Kelly

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Salary from The Four Feathers

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Salary from A Knight's Tale

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Salary from 10 Things I Hate About You

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