Touch GIF for transformation to joker. Nearly six years after Heath Ledger's death, Reddit user jpenn2112 posted a GIF that shows how the acclaimed actor transformed into The Joker for Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight." The role won Ledger a posthumous Oscar for his work and remains one of the most discussed performances of the last 10 years.
Heath Andrew Ledger - Australian Actor. He is best remembered for his role of Ennis Del Mar in "Brokeback Mountain" (2005), for which he was nominated for an Academy Award Oscar as Best Actor. He was awarded a posthumous Oscar for Best Supporting Actor for his last role of The Joker in the 2008 Batman movie, "The Dark Knight." (Heath Ledger's family plot. Heath's ashes were scattered here among his families markers. Heath's headstone marker will be set here).