January 22 marks the 8th anniversary of Heath Ledger’s death. The Oscar winner tragically passed away at the age of 28 on this day in 2008 of a drug overdose. Despite his short life, Heath blew us away with his incredible movies, including The Dark Knight, 10 Things I Hate About You and more. Let’s take a look back at his greatest films. Watch all of Heath’s movies by signing up for Amazon Prime now.
The Dark Knight
Heath's performance as the insane Joker is absolutely phenomenal. He was posthumously awarded an Oscar for the role.
10 Things I Hate About You
Heath first stole our hearts as the lovable and swoonworthy Patrick Verona.
Ennis and Jack's love story is one that will never be forgotten.
A Knight's Tale
Heath is the hero we all want and need.
You'll cry all of the tears watching this classic movie over and over again.
The Brothers Grimm
Heath and Matt Damon team up to take down some of the biggest villains in fairy tales.
Lords of Dogtown
Heath and Emile Hirsch as sexy skateboarders? Yes, please!
In this 2001 role, the actor proved he was a force to be reckoned with on the big screen.