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He had to call Michelle in New York, who talked him through relaxation methods to try to get him asleep.He said he was just curled up in a corner holding one of Matilda's stuffed animals, and he slept about an hour and came on set." Following their split, Williams and Ledger kept their personal disputes close to the chest, but according to those who saw what was going on behind the scenes, their breakup was much more brutal than the public would know. "The whole machinery started growing up around them," Gilliam says.But once it started going south, it went very quickly. He wouldn't listen to any of us." One of the biggest points of contention, Gilliam said, was the matter of custody rights to his then-2-year-old daughter Matilda. As Ledger's dialect coach Gerry Grennell told In the years leading up to his death from prescription pills, Ledger had also battled with addiction to illegal drugs.He was overwhelmed by lawyers, and there were more and more of them, as if they were breeding. A 2006 video of the actor at a Hollywood party showed him in a moment where he seemed to be snorting cocaine off a table and telling fellow partygoers, "I'm going to get serious s*** from my girlfriend, we had a baby three months ago.Ossana said in a Sirius XM podcast (via ), "[Ennis] was the most difficult role to cast. , premiered at 2017's Tribeca Film Festival and was made with the blessing of former love interest Michelle Williams and assistance of his family and friends.And that seemed to be the perpetual problem as we went on. Another actor had committed and we had suggested Heath. In support of the documentary, longtime friend Kate Manera told , "There was the movie star and then there was the person, and they just happened to inhabit the same body but they were not the same person." As director (and Ledger's longtime friend) Matt Amato told , "We knew Heath had started this company with Matt where he was directing music videos.
He said, 'Heath cannot see this stuff, he had problems, he's sober now.'" Even despite his use of dangerous prescription drugs, his sobriety remained intact, as illegal drugs were not found in his system by toxicologists.
Johnny was to bring out the charming side of the character's nature, Colin was to develop the dark side, and Jude to fit in between the two," Gilliam said.
The film was ultimately finished and released nearly two years after Ledger's passing.
But we quickly realized this was something that was very deep in Heath's soul — he had a passion for photography, for film.
He essentially documented his life." Before the film was made, Amato reached out to Williams to ensure her support and she reportedly said, "We should do something now.
Here's what we've learned about the talented Australian actor since he left this world far too soon.