Australian born actor, Heath Ledger was found dead in his Manhattan apartment on Tuesday afternoon. NYPD spokesman reported that Ledger had an appointment for a massage at his place of residence. The house keeper went to tell the actor that the masseuse had arrived, when she found him dead at 3:26pm. Police are reporting that drugs may have been a factor in the Ledger's death as they found pills near his body.
Heath Ledger has one daughter, Matilda, with ex-wife, Michelle Williams. The couple split up last year after meeting on the set of Brokeback Mountain.