Rolling Stone / David Fear

‘I Am Heath Ledger’

He went from a typical Aussie surfer dude to Hollywood’s hot new It guy to one of the most respected actors of his generation – throw in record-label co-founder and music-video obsessive, and you’ve got Heath Ledger’s nonstop-creative arc in a nutshell. But utilizing interviews from friends and professional cohorts, film clips and home movies shot by the man himself, this look at the late star could not be more intimate in presenting the life (and untimely death) of a guy who never stopped searching for something deeper in whatever he did. DF