His first passion was the stage. His elder sister Kate, also named after a character from Wuthering Heights
, got him hooked on to theatre and Gene Kelly. In keeping with his fancy for musicals, his first celebrity crush was Judy Garland.
In his quest to make a living out of his passion, Ledger quit washing cars and joined an acting school. His first film was Blackrock followed by the more popular TV series Home & Away. But once he starred in 10 things I hate about you, he was guaranteed a place in Hollywood.
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