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How old was Heath Ledger in The Dark Knight?

Heath Ledger was 28 in The Dark Knight when he played the character 'Joker'.

That was over 11 years ago in 2008.

In 2008 he died aged just 28, starring in 19 films in his career, 3 since The Dark Knight was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In The Dark Knight, I think Heath Ledger looks:

Did you know?

The Dark Knight scores 8.3 out of 10 on The Movie Database.

Heath Ledger's first acting role was as 'Toby' in Blackrock, released in 1997 when he was 18.

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