Heath ledger broke up with her wife and started dating

It was a brave fashion choice and the actress looked lovely in it, with her tousled hair and bright red lips.

Screenwriter Diana Ossana also spoke about Heath and Michelle’s romance on set.

Those nearest to him closed ranks in the lurid aftermath of his overdose.

A filmic reckoning with his death and the questions of what might have been has been a bit of unfinished business for nearly a decade now.

By the time of his abrupt departure, though, Ledger was something else entirely.